Unleashing India Web Summit
Post Covid-19 Devastation
Enhanced Role of Women Achievers for National Growth
23rd June, 2020
In an hour long web summit which took place on Tuesday, 23 rd June 2020 by the Policy Times, emphasis on the impact of the pandemic on the job roles of women was paid. This event presented itself with pearls of wisdom on to how to reinvent oneself, and use this time to bounce back.
Video Link- https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ZeSkVFz7r5A
Xperia presents Tisser at Bombay Times Fashion Week 2020
15th March 2020
In a prominent mall of Mumbai, Xperia mall, where Bombay Times Fashion Week was taking place, Tisser India got the chance to showcase a new
collection of hand painted textiles such as Madhubani, Gondh, Pattachitra, Kalamkari, Warli in the subtle blend of modern silhouettes worn by models. This provided great exposure for our products, across all media coverages.
Location : St. Regis, Mumbai
Showcasing our finest products Sahayadri Guest House Mumbai
In the presence of the honourable CM and Honorable DY.CM of Maharashtra the artisans from rural clusters had the opportunity to showcase the products their cluster made. In this exhibition at Sahaydri Guest house Mumbai, the efforts and the unique products were lauded by the assemble. This boosted the morale of our artisans in their craft.
Location – Mumbai
Showcasing our finest products in Chennai Exhibition
22nd to 29th February 2020
In an event organised by the Craft Council of India, Tisser India had the opportunity to showcase its products. In the eight day exhibition, best of our products including jute bags, wooden jewellery, kurtis, wallers Warli artifacts were shown. This helped create awareness and increase visibility in the masses of Chennai and audience of exhibition.
Location – New Delhi.
Women on Wings Social Impact Summit 2020
11th February 2020
This summit which took place in New Delhi focussed on entrepreneurship and the importance of partnerships, potential of technology to scale,etc. There is power in collaboration to create change and contribute to the United Nation’s Sustainable Development Goals. Women On Wings aims to create one million jobs for women in rural India..
Location – New Delhi.
Branding & Products Showcase at Maharashtra Police International Marathon ( MPIM) Expo 2020
6th February to 8th February 2020
Taken place at Jio World Centre, BKC, Tisser India had the unique opportunity to showcase its products at MPIM Expo 2020. With best of our products put up for display, this event garnered huge publicity, brand awareness and engagement for us across the social media platforms. The selfie point made exclusively brought a lot of attention, since many people tagged our IG account
as they posed and posted.
Location – Jio World Centre, BKC, Mumbai.
Medal Partner for Maharashtra Police Midnight Evathon 2020
31st January 2020
Tisser India is the medal partner for Midnight Evathon, a special women’s marathon by Maharashtra Police. We are so proud to be associated with a noble cause that has also brought visibility of our brand amongst people.
Location – Mumbai Police Headquaters, Colaba, Mumbai
Awareness Workshop 11th January 2020
In collaboration with Khadi and Village Industries Commission (KVIC), we took an initiative to uplift the artisans in rural communities. Here the people from cities and rural clusters came under one roof to discuss the challenges and rewards of entrepreneurship. This was very rewarding for the our artisans.
Location – Ville Parle, Mumbai.
Serendipity Arts Festival 2019 – Goa
In OGM college of Goa was conducted the Serendipity Arts festival where the best of artisans and craftsman come together to sell and buy. Our Products were appreciated widely by our customers. A wide range of our products were up for display ranging from stationary, ornaments, clothing, décor to dining.
Location – OGM College Goa, India
Proud to be associated with an empowering event like Pinkathon
In a proud association, thoughtful Tisser India hampers were awarded to the Super Mascots, winners, media attendees and Pinkathon Mumbai ambassadors. On the race day in MMRDA grounds, this gesture created brand
awareness amongst potential customers and also was loved by the takers who
posed proudly with them.
Tisser x Pinkathon
Associated as a Gifting Partner with Pinkathon India 2019
Thoughtful Gift hampers given to their Super Mascots, Panelist and Media Attendees at Pinkathon Mumbai 2019 Press Conference
Proud to be associated as a Gifting Partner with Pinkathon for their Marathon on 15th December at MMRDA Grounds, MumbaiRead More
Presenting Tisser at North America Fashion Week (NAFW)
1st to 4th August 2019 at Seattle USA
This opportunity was a huge breakthrough for the home grown brand like Tisser India, to now be visible, fashioned and brought into the awareness of bigger and refined audience like NAFW. The models were seen dawning the Kalamkari, Madhubani and Pattachitra attires. Due to this event Tisser India received coverage in the international and national mediums.
TISSER PRODUCTS DISPLAY AT TIMES TRAVEL SHOW
Organised by The Times Of India, in the MMRDA grounds, BKC Mumbai. Sponsored by NABARD, Tisser Artisan Trust organised and artisan display of products of different art forms from across the states like Maharashtra, Gujarat, Madhya Pradesh, Orrisa and Punjab. Seeing the wide range of
products of clothing, dining, stationary and décor our assemble became the center of attention and garnered us many orders on Travel gifting and corporate gifting. This proved to be a great opportunity for our artisans to meet a different kind of consumer base.
Location : MMRDA Grounds , BKC , Mumbai
PERNIA’S POP-UP SHOW SPRING/SUMMER’ 19
This event was done in collaboration of Native Haat on the Mahalaxmi race course where a Pop up show, showcasing our sarees, kurtas, dupattas, palazzo pants and many such clothing items. It was a unique experience for the whole team since, people were impressed with the wide range of clothing we presented. Support was provided by Native Haat to our Tisser team to credit the success of the event.
Location: Mahalaxmi Racecourse, Mumbai
CHETANA CRAFT CENTER, KALA GHODA FORT
Chetana craft centre in Kala Ghoda Fort has various arts and crafts of India, which range from old and new. We had the incredible opportunity to present our products at the Chetana Craft Center, and reach the craft lovers by showing a few tips and tricks of artisans. While they not only bought and
appreciated the products, they also were impressed with the lineage of Warli
Art in the community.
Trained women : Pritam Paikrao, Monica, Nikita Bharshankar – Aarey Unit 22
Location: Kala Ghoda, Fort
TIMES SANSKRUTI FESTIVAL -THANE
Times Sanskruti Festival which happens to be one of the most popular events for the art lovers in Mumbai, is a confluence of art and culture. It happened in Upvan lake in Thane, in a hall where the stalls for our products were
showcased for customers. Not just the products, the art of making them but
also the history and the cultural legacy was being talked with the interested customers. This was especially a big success not just in the matters of sales but the content and motivation in the eyes of artisans Rina, Ashwini, Razia, Vidhya
from Bhiwandi cluster who insisted to present their products.
Trained Women – Rina Jadhav, Ashwini Patil, Razia Khan, Vidya Jadhav
Location – Upvan Lake , Thane
In Sanjay Gandhi National park and Ganeshpuri, cluster development activities were organised to boost the morale of artisans and engage them together in an activity. In the course of the same, the artisans were observed sharing tips
and tricks of the art in between laughs. Each cluster has one representative amongst them to guide and supervise.
It is not just the making of products which is integral but also the market linkage. Under Dishakruti project, Tisser Trust team along with a few community members participated in the Diwali exhibition and displayed thevfestive lot from their products. Good foot fall was observed due to the festive season.
HANDLOOM FABRIC TOY MAKING PROJECT
AUGUST – SEPTEMBER 2018
PIDILITE & TISSER ARTISANS TRUST
In a collaboration with Pidilite’s corporate social responsibility initiative and Tisser Artisan Trust, handloom fabric toy making project took place. With the prerequisite of knowledge of sewing, women were trained in the skill of making fabric toys in the location of Kalsar, Mahuva, Gujarat. The many fabric toys made under this initiative, sustainable in nature, found its audience online.
Location : Kalsar | Mahuva | Gujarat
Breaking the Glass Ceiling – Investing in Women Led Enterprises
In this event which put celebration of women in social business at its heart, highlighted the critical gaps that need to be filled by constructive acts which makes a progressive environment for women to break the glass ceiling. It was really helpful to be a play a part on the table as a community who is working towards sustaining livelihoods of women in rural communities.
Kala Ghoda Arts Festival 2018
Kala Ghoda festival which is one of the most esteemed and populous art festivals of Asia has the most creative and open minds participate and engage. Tisser India put up a stall for four days in the event. It received an encouraging response and gave ideas to the team to branch further in designs and consumer preferences.
GoCoop, one of the biggest destinations to shop authentic handwoven & handcrafted sarees, apparels, accessories, fabrics, home furnishings from artisans and weaver co-operatives across India organised an exhibition in Mumbai called Swadeshi Exhibition. TIsser India also participated in the same for five days in which it showcased a wide variety of handloom and handicrafts. The focussed niche of the exhibition helped Tisser build connections and make sales.