Arty-Facts about Indian Handicrafts / #grassfurniture
We've mostly heard of bamboo furniture, but at the #sisirsaras2019 held in Bhubaneswar I was pleasantly surprised to see furniture made of a different grass hitherto used for baskets, bins and mats. There was a garden table with chairs, a garden basket chair with a footstool that could double up as a side table, and a lounger as well. Swipe to see the pics of each. The best part however is that it's completely made by women artisans, who were there themselves, talking and promoting it. I take pride that young girls and old women as well in Odisha contribute to household income, sometimes...