one of our '04 batch alumnus, Malavika Sharma, now runs a social venture, RAICO, at Ranchi - which is in rural handicraft sector; RAICO works with 360 rural women, provides them with training and design.
RAICO products will be on sale during the Indian Food Festival at THE RED BEAN in Hyderabad as part of their Indian Food festival – 12th August to 17th August
THE RED BEAN,
Level 3 & 4,
Vinayak Nagar, Near Subway,
Product lines (hand embroidered and Zardozi work):
Kurtas – for ladies and gents / Suit pieces / Saris and stoles / T-shirts / Dokra work / Chawoo masks / Jewelry (bead jewelry – shell, wood, glass etc) and lac bangles / Madhubani paintings and garments etc
for a sneak peak to the kind of saris please goto the URL:
and for Gents kurtas:
RAICO also takes orders – so you can order at the stall or directly send your request to Malavika (malavika_s0 [at] yahoo.com )
You can contact Manjesh at +91 9507037903 who would be managing the stall – for more details.