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Hand woven

Till September 21, Besant Nagar
Channi, an exhibition of hand woven and block-printed silk and cotton saris, is being held at Besant Nagar. The exhibition features printed Kanchipuram silks, ikkat from Pochampalli, tussar saris from Jharkhand, ikkat cotton saris and printed cotton saris. Priced from Rs.900 onwards. At House no 24, 16th Cross Street. Details: 9789991486


Exhibition point
Till September 20, Ramakrishnan Kalyana Mandapam
Sristi, the annual exhibition by the Crafta��s Council of Tamil Nadu, is bringing to town handcrafted saris, salwars, dresses and more in linen, khadi and cotton. Open from 10 am to 8 pm. Prices start from Rs.750. Details: 9364526119



Little miss gorgeous
Till September 21, C.P Art Centre
Dress up your daughters in ethnic wear, courtesy Baalika, an exhibition-cum-sale for young girls. Choose from capris, skirts, kurtis, salwar kameez sets and frocksa��for girls between six months and 14 years. The mommies can also check out elegant collections of salwar kameez materialsa��suitable for both casual and formal wear. Priced from Rs.300 onwards. Details: 9845129095

Desi twist
Till October 1, Alwarpet
Join the festivities and decorate your home this Dussera with dolls made of terracotta, cloth, mud and wood. The exhibition-cum-sale, organised at the Vennirul Art Gallery, will offer dolls sourced from Channapatna, Kondapalli and Ettikoppakaa��renowned for their craft. Priced from Rs.50 onwards. Details: 24341778

Kollu shopping
Till October 4, Poompuhar
Ahead of Navratri, bring home figures of gods, goddesses, and toys from the Kolu Toys Fair. Made from clay, papier-mache, terracotta, marble dust, Kolkata clay and wood, these are available at great prices, with special discounts of 10 per cent on the Navratri Kolu dolls. While there, dona��t miss the Thanjavur paintings and art plates on display. From Rs.50 onwards. Details: 28589207

Brass effect
Till stocks last, Evolv
Jewellery designer Radhika Agarwala��s autumn/winter collection comprising of brass neck-pieces, earrings, head gear and rings has just launched at Evolv. The jewellery, embellished with rhinestones and Swarovski crystals, features motifs like flowers and figures holding crystals and stones. Priced from Rs.2,500. Details: 2042474


Jungle book
September 22 onwards, Hansel and Gretel Kids Centre
Bring out the Mowgli in your little one and let him explore the jungle without leaving the city. The Hansel and Gretel Kids Play Centre is organising a Dussera camp, themed Jungle, which will include activities like storytelling, show and tell, puppet shows, dance and more. For kids between three and 10. Priced at Rs.2,200 for the five-day camp and Rs.3,000 for the eight-day camp. Details: 9840431549


Cat-eye frames
All season, Express Avenue
Step out in style with Esprit Eyeweara��s Autumn Winter Collection featuring cat-eyed frames. With botanical prints and designs inspired by travel, the acetate and metal frames are available in colours like pink, orange, brown and and more. From Rs.4,500 onwards. Details: 28464862