The online sale site of the mileandmile aspires to project the traditional textile art of the India to the world. It also ensures that the best products in this tradition are available to the customers from around the world at the affordable prices. The online site helps customers to see range of online products at the best prices and order the same from the comfort of their homes. The company bridges the gap between the local artists and customers.
Kurta is purely an Indian dress wear by both ladies and gents in the country in almost every province or state. It is a long loose shirt type dress, which is open only on the top. The length of the kurta may by up to knee or just above the knees. The ladies, generally have the kurti, which is up to knees or above. The specialty of this loose upper garment is that is can be teamed with a jean, or a tight churidar or with a loose salwar in case of ladies. The sleeves of the kurta and kurti do not narrow down as it happens in shirts. The sleeves fall straight on the wrist, and it adds to the comfortable level of the wear. The kutra with a jean is the one of the favorite summer dress for both boys and girls across the country , especially in big cities.
The best thing about the kurta or kurti is that it can be used for both formal and informal occasions. Sometimes during festive season it becomes the best traditional dress for formal and social gatherings. The kurta is also taken to the offices on special festive days. The popularity of the kurta or kurti stems from the fact that is it is very comfortable for the wearer and one can move and sit easily in it. It is the preferred dress at night for men, with pajama. Its sides seams are open and its makes it easy for the wearer to sit and relax in the kurta. It is open only at the center and one has to put ones head through it to wear the kurta or kurti.
Over the years, the kurta which used to come in white only, has gone through many changes and has become part of the modern fashion. Now the kurta and kurti are coming in colors and in various colors and shades with embroidery work at their borders. The embroidery work is usually done on the sides of the opening at the top of the dress. When a wearer put his or her head through it, the embroidery sides appear on the front side on the chest. The embroidery work is done for both ladies and gents. The embroidery can be both handcrafted and mechanized. But there is fine difference between the handcrafted and machines created embroidery. The handcrafted embroidery work is created on the designs, which are printed on the kurta fabric. The designs are later washed away after creating the embroidery work on them. The embroidery work is done by using gold and silver thread only. The embroidery work also reflects the traditional art of the city in which the work is performed. For example the city of the luckhow has the tradition of the embroidery work dating back to medieval period. The artists here use the tradition methods and style to create the embroidery reflecting the city style. The embroidery work in other parts of the country are be a bit different.
The kurta for man is used on the all most all states of the country with some variations. The kurta in north Indian states of Haryana, Punjab and Uttar Pradesh are in single color, generally white. But in Bengal and parts of Orissa, the kurta for man, has a colorful patterns and floral designs.
The kurti for ladies comes in attractive designs, colors, and embroidery patterns. There are more varieties and designs available in the ladies section than in the gents sections. The ladies can order the pieces at the cheapest price ranges. The range is for young ladies, college going girls and working ladies and professionals.
The material used for kurta and kurti -
Generally and traditionally, the material was cotton, but these days the products are coming in silk also. The silk kurta with golden embroidery is used only for special occasions, festivals and family gathering or social gathering. It cannot be used daily, in the hot and humid climate of the country. But it is preferred for special occasion by man and woman.
The online site has a strong and rigorous selection process, which ensures that only the handcrafted and authentic products are on display for customers at the low prices. The direct sourcing from the local artists and bulk purchasing, help the company to keep the prices of kurta and kurti within the reasonable ranges. The client gets the products within 3 days in the best moisture proof packaging. The packaging is done in such a way that the fine and delicate embroidery work of the product is preserved through the journey to the client. Both domestic and international clients can see the best textile designing work of the artists from the Indian at display at the irresistible prices. The customers need not have the knowledge of distinguishing between an hand crafted embroidery or machine create one ,but when a customers is buying from the online site , it is a guarantee that the product is handcrafted and reflect the best work of the Indian in textile designing.