The aim of Ekatra is to revive the lost culture of hand-crafted products and their characteristic identity. These fabric-covered journals are hand-stitched by our female-led team, giving each one a unique spot. The journals are stitched in 100 GSM executive bond papers with 80 pages.
Hand made Journal with hand block print cloth
1 A5 Journal
We are Minakshi & Aishwarya Jhawar, a mother-daughter duo, looking for mediums to express ourselves. We work with the form & functions of basic materials and embed them in our day-to-day lives. So, here we are looking to tell & capture stories through our handcrafted stationery & accessories. I am Aishwarya Jhawar, a major in Urban Planning & Product Designing from Srishti Institute of Art Design & Technology, Bangalore, I set on my journey in my College and that journey is called Ekatra. We're probably a lot alike, you & I. At some point in her homemaking, Minakshi started to wonder why was she doing all these things she really didn't want to, and couldn't come up with an answer. We both started to wonder about alternatives and took a teetering step towards freedom. We, organically, started with this work and saw that freedom could start with self-employment and everything else could be figured out along the way. We knew so many such women who were in search of the...