Mehrin Mubdi Chowdhury

April 27, 2021
April 27, 2021

Retail Remedy Therapy

Rabita asked us to join in and view their latest collection.

April 14, 2021
April 14, 2021

Eco-friendly, sustainable and slow fashion: A new mantra for the local fashion industry

Another Pahela Baishakh during lockdown reminds us the need for a complete change of outlook on our concept of fashion, livelihood of the artisans, and caring for nature.

April 6, 2021
April 6, 2021

Bhumi, the picturesque story of community generated land-art in Thakurgaon

Last year, when the entire world stalled and the lockdowns were phasing in and out within the boundaries of every nation, Durjoy Rahman,

March 16, 2021
March 16, 2021

The next step for Studio Mayasir

Most of us are already aware of the negative effects of mass-produced fashion. But is awareness good enough to make a recognisable change?

February 17, 2021
February 17, 2021

Fabrics of Heritage

Farfetched as it may sound, this is the truth — this is history. Eventually with time, our grandeur subsided. Maybe there were forces acting against us or maybe it was our own short-sightedness...

February 17, 2021
February 17, 2021

Fabrics of Heritage II

“Yes, once upon a time, the handloom taant was at its peak. But then came the powerloom variant, parallel to any other sector in the textile industry. That’s when we had the hardest time to compete...

February 17, 2021
February 17, 2021

Fabrics of Heritage III

History reminds us that this method worked in motivating the locals. Everyone wore khadi dhoti, sari and handloom cotton products to lead their daily lives and ultimately nationalistic attitude...

February 17, 2021
February 17, 2021

Bangladeshis making names in the global arena

To make the recognition easier to ‘identify with,’ we have tried to group the names in segments.

February 17, 2021
February 17, 2021

The era of urban farming

Mujibor Rahman (not his real name), an expatriate living in the Middle East for the last 15 years, returned to his home-country in May last year due to the economic fallout in the country of his...

February 16, 2021
February 16, 2021

Fakir Lalon Shah – the minstrel of Bengal

Faraway into the thick fog, the musician clad in a dull mustard suit, vanishes into thin air. His followers with long beards, unkempt hair and hands swinging in the air, playing to the tunes of the...