Archive For: Textiles

Do you really know what Fair Trade is all about?

Do you really know what Fair Trade is all about?

  Coming from the USA, a highly developed country, I couldn’t believe that very few people knew about Fair Trade. I see it so much in the US that I would’ve thought it to be very well known worldwide, and it wasn’t until I stepped out of my little bubble that ... Read More
How to wear a Saree >>

How to wear a Saree >>

  A saree is a traditional female garment worn mostly in the southern part of Asia that basically consists of yardage, between 5 and 9 yards in length usually,  that is wrapped around the waist and draped across one shoulder. Women wear it many times with loose pants underneath and ... Read More
Kai Krafts>> Volunteering with LeaveURmark

Kai Krafts>> Volunteering with LeaveURmark

    I wanted to tell you all about Kai Krafts, the project I am volunteering for through LeaveURmark organization. Kai comes from the Kannada word “kai” which means hand, and it promotes all handmade work specifically by women mostly in the southern area of India, north Karnataka in the ... Read More
SHOP >> Coin purses and worry dolls

SHOP >> Coin purses and worry dolls

If you haven’t checked out our SHOP yet on www.nomadsventure.com, here is a little glimpse of our unique handcrafted products from around the world!               Worry dolls or trouble doubles are very small dolls originally from Guatemala, handwoven with a wire or wood base ... Read More
Welcome to our SHOP >> Nomads Venture

Welcome to our SHOP >> Nomads Venture

>>>Nomads Venture was originally born as a way to showcase  the art and craftsmanship from several communities around the world and has now evolved as a collaboration between artisans from around the world and NV. By combining our designer skills and artisans’ manufacturing skills we have created a design portal where we collaborate in ... Read More
Bohemian Rugs >>

Bohemian Rugs >>

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