What Does A Centimeter Of Fabric Tells You

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A perspective  shot of a steel measuring scale lying blue cotton khadi fabric with orange stripes.
Let's put on our detective hats and investigate a small piece of fabric and see what it tells us

A Thank You Note to Om Puri Foundation

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Poster of an Indian Handloom weaver while weaving alonwith a thank you note and a photograph go Actor Om Puri and Dastkar Logo
To cut it down to fewer words, we could've never imagined that the help will come to our weavers

A Hundred Year Old Khadi Fabric

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Bulbul Tewari Ji lovingly called Naani by friends and family.
After an amazing lunch while we were sitting around the heater for warmth in their naturally lit living room on that cold wintry Delhi noon, the stories about crafts started flowing. That is when Naani ji shared the story about this piece of fabric that she got from her grandmother!

10 Types of Homespun Fabrics In Use

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a 2 point perspective shot from below of Kora Khadi fabric hang drying in the sun under a clear blue sky. The picture a slight flare and a small clour in top left half.
Today, Cotton Rack uses as many as 10 different types of Homespun fabrics sourced from weavers in Jaipur, Bikaner, Maheshwar and Kanpur as well as creating fabrics with our weavers in West Bengal and Jammu & Kashmir. Check them out here...

A Timelapse of Handloom Weaving on Pitloom

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weaver sitting next to a warping drum and preparing a khadi warp for further cotton fabric weaving
A small timelapse video of handloom weaving, which is one of many processes involved in making of a homespun handwoven fabric.