• ALL SILK YARDS.. post event press release

    by  • 4 December 2011 • 0 Comments

    ALL SILK YARDS OF THE BENARASI FASHION SHOW – CHRIST CHURCH, SPITALFIELDS, 24 Nov 2011 The evening was spectacular, positive and glamorous,  Paraa is thrilled with the outcome, it gives us the perfect platform to take a team to Bangladesh in April and develop further the library and learning centre for the urdu-speaking minority...

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    Silk to Spitalfields ?

    by  • 27 November 2011 • 0 Comments

    Article by John Baker The story of silk is a lengthy tale, full of complexities, punctuated by strange and fantastical yarns of mystery and intrigue – far outwith the scope of these notes and, come to think of it, my authority or competence to tell it! Archeologically the story begins in ancient China over five thousand years ago; five hundred or so years...

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