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  • 17th March 2013

From traditional ikkat, bandhani, ghumar, patola, warli designs to more contemporary Indian cultural representations, Chimanlals is must for any paper enthusiast.

 

Chimanlals envelope

Gorgeous cloth envelope

Chimanlals envelope

Brilliantly red inside

 

In the late ’50s Chimanlals set out to bring the Paper Culture into everyday life. Every design is based on Indian traditions and is researched and studied before being applied.

 

Chimanlals Stationery

Chimanlals Stationery

 

Historically, Indian paper was made from a wide variety of sources, tree bark, jute, grass, straw, wild flowers, leaves, and often silk thread. The process was often entirely handmade and labor intensive.

 

Chimanlals Wrapping Paper

Chimanlals Wrapping Paper

Chimanlals Wrapping Paper

Chimanlals Wrapping Paper

 

 

 

Today, in striving to be eco-friendly Chiminlals’ paper is entirely wood-free.  Products are produced from paper centers throughout India, but continue to be handmade.

 

Chimanlals Envelope

Close-up of Envelope Detail

Chimanlals Envelopes

Chimanlals Envelopes

 

 

 

 

Chimanlals products include letter papers coordinated with envelopes, gift covers, wrapping paper, bags, boxes, collapsible baskets, desk organisers, etc.

 

Chimanlals Heritage Papers

Chimanlals Heritage Papers

 

 

Chimanlals Heritage Papers

Close-up of Heritage Papers

Chimanlals Heritage Papers

Close-up of Heritage Papers

 

Chimanlals also serves as a retail outlet for handmade paper made from all parts of India.  With the mass appeal of Indian paper ever increasing, they export to retailers in the US, UK, Japan, Netherlands, France, Australia, Singapore, Hongkong and many other pockets all over the world.

 

Chimanlals Notecards

Chimanlals Notecards

Chimanlals Batik Paper

Chimanlals Batik Paper

Chimanlals Diaries

Chimanlals Diaries

 

No trip to Mumbai is complete without a trip to this tucked-away little gem.  If you’re not heading to Mumbai any time soon, don’t worry.  Paper products can also be ordered online.

 

Office Chimanlals

Office Chimanlals

Chimanlals Gift Bags

Chimanlals Gift Bags

Chimanlals Wine Bags

Chimanlals Wine Bags

A-2 Taj Building, 210 D.N. Road,

Wallace Street, Fort, Mumbai 400 001

+91 22 220 777 17

chimanlals.com

 

 

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