Textile Tours in India

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Textile tours in India for the tactile! Whether your are a solo traveler or wish to join a group, we offer you a  journey through the fabric of time and the traditional weaves of India.

I offer a choice of locations and textile tours that can be taken as a one-off tour with your travel buddy or a Mother Daughter Vacation of if you want to join a group, so please feel free to contact me to talk about your specific requirements.
Indian fabrics are the story of India woven by the hands of traditions that stretch back centuries. Stories that are relayed through design and dye, stitched into cloth and woven on looms are told in the modern-day on any one of our Textile Tours.

We can arrange this tour for solo or independent travlers if your travel dates differ to this tour date or if you prefer to travel solo. This tour makes a delightful Mother and Daughter Vacation.

 

I am now safely home after the most fantastic trip.  Vaila still has a week to go.   Thank you so much for all your expertise. Every element worked so well, you enabled the most wonderful experience, I would recommend your services to anyone. ”

 

TEXTILE TOUR OF GUJARAT 

USD$1990

 15-23 NOVEMBER 2016

Come indulge in a rich, diverse cultural journey, complete with historical context, wrapped with local interactions and cuisine.

This tour takes you off the beaten trail across salt plains and under the embroidered sky as we follow the threads of time and stories told in stitches of the many tribes who inhabit rural Gujarat.  An interactive immersive travel India experience.

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BLUE GOLD – THE STORY OF INDIGO

  5 – 13 NOVEMBER 2016

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A textile tour that explores the history of Indigo in India. Learn the mysteries and stories attached to Indigo, plunge your hands into vats of the rich blue gold and have a hands on interactive immersive experience.

This tour offers the unique experience of learning the art of Dabu mud resist hand-block printing and indigo dyeing from traditional artisans of Bagru who have been practicing this craft for over 300 years. You will prepare your own creation and be involved in a very hands on way with daily workshops. We also allow time for important things like shopping, eating and sightseeing. This is a totally immersive way to discover India and the story of Blue Gold.

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PLACES ARE LIMITED TO 8 PARTICIPANTS BOOK EARLY TO AVOID DISAPPOINTMENT.