Mana is a fashion design studio located in Auroville, an intentional community based in South India. We are a team of 3 Aurovilians, Claire, Julie and RV, enjoying to be artisans and we draw our inspiration from Arts and Crafts of the whole world whether they are ancient or contemporary.Our artistic backgrounds (Music, painting, visual arts,…) brings us to explore all the tracks.We dedicate a particular attention to the quality of our work and to the attitude which supports this work.We go through a creative process for each work and choose the fabric for its color, its texture, its weft, its movement, its feel…
We search for the right color of embroidery threads to create the Harmony.We
imagine and conceive the patterns of the embroideries to give the
proper style, the right pace, sublimating the different elements of the
design.We use different Technics of weaving and hand embroidery for our designs.
All this stages make each and every pieces of MANA, an unique and handmade one.