We know that we kept our dear readers waiting for quite some time this week, for new features, but sometimes sudden travels are unavoidable, and we had to be out for a while!!
Never mind, we are back now, with yet another beautiful add-on to our "Women at Their Creative Best" series. Women have an itchy foot (don't go by old-wives tale), and they simply can't keep doing what they are doing, till the time it brings their creative side up. And, you would agree to what we are trying to say here, when you will read about Merlin Francis, and Avantika Heblikar, Co-founders of Rustic Motifs!
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Then, came a phase that demanded a re-thinking about this career, for both of them. Heblikar and Francis were working in the same PR firm in Bengaluru, but former took a break to be on family way. While the later one already had a child,
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" Rustic Motifs is all about the Indian craftsmanship, offered to people who actually have a taste for it. We don't wan't to do business just for the sake of business, but we have given up our jobs just to enjoy the art, and want our buyers to enjoy it equally. Every piece that you buy from us has a story behind, and that you get to read on the note along with the product. It tells you about the artisan and the place from where it is," said Heblikar.
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Also, the brand is now available at various multi-brand stores in south India...