Special Handloom Expo at Kestopur, Kolkata is an exhibition of handloom fabrics created in special parts of Odisha, which is sponsored and organized by Odisha Saree Store.
“This Special Handloom Expo is focused basically on the extraordinary cotton and Silk handloom products of Odisha. The traditional Odisha handloom fabrics such as Katki Saree, Sambalpuri ,Nuapatna, Bomkei etc. which are famous for their superb designs and touch, as also diversified handloom fabrics such as Scarves, Stoles, Home Furnishings and Made Ups are the exhibits of this Special Handloom Expo.”
Evidently, the Special Handloom Expo of this kind has a significant role to play in the development and promotion of handloom business in India, which is the largest cottage industry of the land providing the widest avenue for employment.
In Odisha, handlooms providing employment to about few lakhs handloom weavers.
We have some traditional and fashionable products in this expo.
In order to widen the scope for age group of varieties of market oriented designs we have introduced Computer Aided Designs to provide to the diverse need of our weavers for improved designs. idea of eco friendly dyes in fabrics has also been introduce. This is the first time that such an exhibition has been planned in Kolkata.
The Expo which will be Start on 21st April and on till 20th May will be open from 10.00 am to 10.00 pm on all days and exceptional upto 30% concession is presented for the products.