A peculiar trait in lots of typical Indian households is that almost all youngsters observe their dad and mom’ or siblings’ footsteps the place profession selections are involved. Nevertheless, Surat-resident Rashi Agarwal didn’t select this path. Whereas her twin went to IIT, she had completely different plans for herself!
After pursuing a level in structure, Rashi determined to work in the direction of her desires. Fuelled by the necessity to construct a enterprise that was environment-friendly and handmade, she began making sustainable planners.
In the present day she has a stationery enterprise by the identify ‘Roohani Rang’. Her merchandise are a success on Instagram the place she has greater than 39,000 followers.
“Folks referred to as it a passion, however I knew it was my ardour. Once I lastly launched my sustainable planners made with cotton waste and hand stitched by rural artisans, the identical individuals applauded me,” says the 22-year-old.
Along with her enterprise, she will not be solely making the world extra eco-friendly however can be uplifting rural artisans. She has presently employed 150 artisans to assist her make the merchandise.
In addition to planners, Rashi additionally sells diaries, calendars, journey journals, mugs and notebooks — all handcrafted by artisans. She promotes her merchandise by giving conventional artwork varieties, like Madhubani and Warli, a contemporary twist.
‘‘I can vouch for the truth that I’m happy with myself and my enterprise,” she says.
You should buy her merchandise from the official web site.
(Edited by Pranita Bhat)