Tag: India

Indigo collection

Indigo, the new No-Mad color No-Mad grows as the collections follow and complement each (…)

Flower men

Malik Ghat Flower Market Ken Hermann is a photographer. He comes from Denmark and (…)

Patwa

Trimmings from here and elsewhere Some traditions are similar. Or rather, they play the (…)

Indian costumes – Calico Museum of textiles

The Calico Museum of Textiles The history of Indian textiles. And the extent of (…)

NO-MAD Café @ Design ID New Delhi 2017

Feel at home at NO-MAD Café A fair is a place that pulsates, lives, (…)

Dayanita Singh photographer

Dayanita Singh, an inspring photographer I like her photographic work. Its simplicity which remains (…)

Chaiwallas, an indian tradition everywhere in India

Chaiwallas, tea, streets of India… Ils ont besoin de peu de choses. Un petit (…)

Rakhis – new collection

Rakhis bracelet In 2005, I draw my first rakhis bracelet for Samdjhna, indian NGO.The (…)

Jain bowls

Au cours d’une journée pleine d’humilité, les moines jaïnistes, de blanc vêtus, ont coutume de (…)

NO-MAD new site

For NO-MAD, I had a « carte blanche ». This beautiful freedom, I still keep it (…)

Say it with a moodboard

I cut, I select, I assemble, I change, I look at all the images (…)

Handmade in India

Because there are books that become precious objects … “Handmade in India” is one (…)

Hand sewn hems

Bandit Queen has an eye for detail. Everything is designed to maintain harmony and (…)

The BLUE collection

Une collection couleur de ciel La palette des couleurs de NO-MAD s’ouvre, s’élargit pour (…)

Handwoven blankets

These wool blankets were made entirely by hand in northern India and were  transported (…)

Fabrics by meter

Create a Collection is making choices. It means to select ideas among endless possibilities. (…)

Packaging concept

For each of my projects I give a particular attention to the visual identity (…)

The No-Mad tray, a thali with a twist

It is round, friendly and so Indian. So steeped in culture. It struck me (…)

NO-MAD + Nandi + mascot = cushion

NO-MAD + Nandi + mascotte = coussin Le coussin en forme de Nandi est (…)

Chikan hand embroidery in the Bandit Queen collection

Indian know-how is rich, precise and so varied. Among the techniques I have used (…)

The Green collection

Vert de vie NO-MAD grandit. Et quelle meilleure couleur pour symboliser cette croissance que (…)

Laundry tags

A small fabric label, sewn. A small yet nothing that says it all. This (…)

Chappals, my chappals… Less is more

A moment that could occur but is rather seize … The idea is to (…)

Hunting shooting NO-MAD

NO-MAD 97% India looks for a place for a shoot… A shop which catches (…)

No-Mad at Salon Côté Sud – 2014

Four days of sun and a interior design ambiance. Four days for the 16th (…)

No-Mad’s vision on incense

La route de l’encens Des lointaines caravanes aux actuelles rues de Delhi ou d’ailleurs, (…)

Candles, inspiration from the bazar

Une flamme parmi les épices… Sama et Anjara… deux mots familiers, n’est-ce pas ? (…)

The BLACK collection

Noir intense Le noir. Le vide. La nuit avant le jour. Cette couleur, dont (…)

Mix and match

Time which brings together Yesterday’s designs meet with those of today. Or perhaps the (…)

Visual identity No-Mad

Strong, simple, timeless. 97% Indian. Such is the recurrent theme of the brand NO-MAD. (…)

Indian matchbox

Inspirations, we store them in boxes…And then at times, as small as they are, (…)

Silver Collection

The five commandments of Diwali Five days of festivity… five days when lights shine (…)

Monograms

Bandit Queen hand embroidered Mongrams Bandit Queen Monograms are hand embroidered and elegantly personalized (…)

India Design Delhi 2013

Bandit Queen has taken part at the India Design fair 2013 in New Delhi. (…)

Bandit Queen – video

Bandit Queen by Valérie Barkowski Video shot in Bangalore’s workspace for Synergy Lifestyles Pvt Ltd – (…)

Bandit Queen – making

The Bandit Queen home textile collection is born in India following the meeting of (…)

The Rakhi bracelet – bonds of tenderness

This hand-woven, hand-embroidered cotton bracelet is traditionally offered as a token of friendship in (…)

Bandit Queen – Brand story and concept

Behind Bandit Queen, there is a whole progression of ideas… certain of them forgotten, (…)