Gift handmade in this season of love

In these times of concrete construct when everything is machine made and quick, something personal and thoughtful is a luxury which the lovers of art celebrate. It is uniquely special to only them, and  is the best expression of love. A handmade shawl passed down from your mother to you becomes the heirloom piece of the family and goes on for generations. The designs on the paper mache products and the embriodary of tilla and aari become the soul of the article, overtime. These vintage pieces of art in addition to being timeless also become extraordinarily priceless if maintained carefully. Personalized as per the patrons likes and dislikes, the timeless masterpieces are hand crafted by Kashmir’s highly acclaimed master artisans. Each design a legacy for generations. The...

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Kaftans from Maizah by Hands of Gold

Kaftan has an Arabic origin. It is a synonym of royalty and elegance. If you are looking for a breezy ensemble which is loose-fitting, Kaftan is the quest for you. It is a lightweight garment predominately admired because of its exotic and comfortable appearance. Maizah by Hands of Gold has assorted this multi-cultural garb with the best of Kashmir which has topped the most loved outfit chart since its launch. We are catering to these assorted pieces with premium bases handcrafted at Srinagar. The tila and aari embroidery on it is also handcrafted by the eminent karigars of Kashmir. We have tried to keep these handmade pieces as true to the original quality as possible while giving a subtle contemporary touch so that it vibes with the...

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Men’s Kurta from Maizah by Hands of Gold

Kurta is not an attire, it is a style statement unique to the wearer and how he carries it. The immaculate Kurtas by Maizah add a tinge of class to the energy you exude! The kurta has evolved stylistically over the centuries from a garment of everyday wear to becoming the heart of Indian weddings and festivities. This flowy outfit from Maizah by Hands of Gold is primarily picked in solid-coloured premium fabric bases. The subtle detailing around the neck and sleeves, allows the fabric to get all the attention.  The typical fall of the kurta just above or somewhere below the knee of the wearer enables ease of movement and adds comfort to the lifestyle. The sleeves of a traditional kurta...

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Co-ord Sets from Maizah by Hands of Gold

There is no easier way to get dressed than with co-ords. If you enjoy clothing that allows you to spend an additional 15 minutes in bed, the co-ord style is for you. Co-ords are ideal if you've snoozed your alarm and are seeking something simple but elegant to wear. We're aware that, woman is well acquainted with the stress and time that go into picking what to wear. Whether it's for a special occasion or simply a regular day, deciding what pieces to pair together takes longer than simply getting dressed-ords are back in style, and in a big way, to get you out of this daily crisis. The women's co-ord sets by Maizah are tone and style coordinated. These clothing combinations don't need to...

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Patterns of a Kashmiri Embroidery

Kashmiri embroidery is as rich as Kashmir’s contoured beauty. It is an artwork of the finest threads woven on the finest bases with utmost intricacy. These embroideries exhibit the charm that stays true to its quintessence while contemporising it with the present-day perspective. Motifs crafted on wearables are usually those inspired from the Persian culture but have been modified with time in a bespoke demeanour. The most popular designs are Rose, Chinar and Almond. Other types of motifs are Cypress, Gul E Noor Jahan (a flower liked by Noor Jehan), Roses (GulabKan), Narcissus (Yumberzal), Chinar (Chinar Leaf), Lotus (Pamposh) and Vine (Dachh). These are most frequently used. Calligraphy too is used in embroidery forms. The rich fauna of the...

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Kashmiri Shilajit

Pronouncing its origin in the contours of the silhouettes of the natural contours of the Himalayas. Kashmiri Shilajit is a natural compose extracted after the decomposition of the flora over a period by the enactment of the useful bacterium and microbes on them. It is a dietary sequel to a balanced regimen and is under nature’s lock and key of safety and is of the potential grade for the human tenacity. Its characteristic of restoring the energetic balance is vouched for by the assimilators in addition to increasing the immunity of the system. Kashmiri Shilajit has an amazing contribution in increasing the cognitive ability of the system and controlling them as well. It also is great for reversing aging in men and women. The fulvic...

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Who Wears Maizah?

Maizah is the personification of the discerning taste of the Independent and assertive women deeply connected to their roots. Women who love tradition and at the same time are nudged at the hint of the contemporaries in vogue. They want the best of traditionality as well as modernity in their attire, while they are out to conquer whatever is theirs. The Maizah woman does not compromise on quality and comfort. These are the women who know the importance of traditions, art, and culture and of the heart that artisans put into their workover the years. A woman whose personal style is high without sacrificing comfort is a creative pragmatist The creative pragmatist strikes the perfect balance between modern, chic and classic without trying too hard. I.e., Clothes that are creative but pragmatic....

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Uses of Honey

The healthy alternative to sugar: Mindful eating is a new and welcome trend influenced by the lifestyle and fitness experts at all levels. Honey allows you to relish the sweet delights without derailing or affecting your health with artificial sugars. As a result of this, honey finds a wide use in baking, cooking and as a beverage sweetener. Treating burns and wounds: In addition to having honey used as a major in Ayurveda, it is also preferred in many pharmaceutical engagements. Used to treat wounds, there are also evidences of honey being used by Greeks, Egyptians, and Romans for other skin ailments and related issues in the beauty industry. Acne Cure: Honey can be used as a face mask to cure acne in the most natural way. Among all remedies available for acne, honey is the most...

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Four Immunity building Combo’s from Hands of Gold

Cold pressed Oil Combo: The retention of antioxidants and having the potion devoid of free radicals retains the vital elements with all the healthy qualities of the oilseeds. Cold-pressed oils are a rich source of oleic acid and lauric acid, which boost immune system and help fight against the harmful particles. Our oil combos are available in almond, apricot, and walnut. Saffron Combo: Saffron, a warming food is just a portion of perfect comfort food for winters. All this and more adds to the glamour of this spice that takes its first breath under the golden, buttery autumn sun. The anti-inflammatory effect of saffron is found to be related to its potent antioxidant and radical-scavenging properties. In other words, with the help of saffron, there are a few molecules around that that cause inflammation and many...

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Maizah by Hands of Gold

Maizah is a tale of love for the discerning taste of the meticulously crafted ensembles speaking volumes and sonnets of the beauty of Kashmir. With Maizah, Hands of Gold attempts to contemporize the traditional art of Kashmir in a bespoke demeanour while keeping it true to its quintessence. With finesse comes an aura of independence, confidence, assertiveness and being carefree. It is all these virtues we at Maizah are trying to replicate through our range of clothing that is the finest blend of tradition and modernity. What better tradition can there be than the art and craft of Kashmir, which has been infusing life in garments for centuries now? And all that with skillful fingers! We at Hands of Gold get these Kashmiri artisans to weave magic over the finest of fabrics, to give you something exquisite,...

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