Author: shohini@gupta

lookbook grunge

LOOKBOOK: The Grunge Edit

This is my first attempt at a styled photo shoot. I normally photograph and edit my jewellery pictures myself and although I am by no means a great photographer but I can safely say that I get the job done. Made a few off-collection single edition pieces and wanted to experiment by shooting them on […]

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hand made copper necklace

STUDIOSPEAK: Bashonti, a collection of hand forged copper jewellery

Hello jewellery lovers! I am back with a new post and a brand new collection! It’s always satisfying to launch a new body of work. But behind that excitement there is also a lot of anxiety. “Is this good enough? Could it be improved? Will people like my jewellery? Will it sell?” That’s right! I […]

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fabric choker

STUDIOSPEAK: The Fabric Collection

Fabric has always been my weakness. My store is full of them. Scraps of different colours, prints and weaves, blouse pieces from sarees, excess yardage from upholstery and kurtas, lace and denim, I even saved remnants of old clothes if I liked the fabric! I had never really given them a second thought other than […]

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project minimalism

INSPIRATION: Why Minimalism?

A lot has been said about minimalism already. There are way too many blogs and YouTube channels on the subject so I don’t want to go into an elaborate explanation. In fact, I got drawn into the minimalism movement after I stumbled across The Minimalists blog and soon after discovered a goldmine of online resources on […]

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STUDIOSPEAK: The Paper Mache Collection

I am really excited to announce the arrival of yet another new collection! My latest collection is made of paper mache along with copper wire, beads and fabric. It’s a highly versatile and tactile medium with endless possibilities. This particular collection is inspired from basic geometric shapes like circles and squares and some organic forms. […]

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INSPIRATION: Why I never found my true calling

  The headline is pretty self-explanatory. That’s right! I could never decide what my true passion in life was.   Ever since we are old enough to read and write we are expected to answer this simple question; “what do you want to be when you grow-up?” To which, we all have equally bizarre answers […]

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SHOWCASE: Jewellery inspired art by Shohini

As a jewellery artist/maker and a performer, the body has always played an important role in my work. A piece of wearable art can extend itself to tell stories and sometimes become objects in themselves with meaning. I have attempted to perceive Jewellery as an extension of the body and in this case it becomes […]

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