International Buyers Profile: An iconic international connect to India's leading manufacturers for home, lifestyle, fashion, textile & furniture segments and duly recognised as the world’s largest congregation of handicrafts exporters, this five days trade appointment in India has been a sustained, proven and continued resource for importers, wholesalers, retail chains and design professionals since two and a half decades.
What makes this show distinguishing and inspirational is its wide-ranging collections presented by leading export houses as well as medium and small enterprises, enthusing buyers to replenish their merchandise and add new product lines for seasons ahead. 52nd IHGF Delhi Fair 2021 is an exemplary international exhibition with focus on product origins and inspirations that many buyers would find only in India. Its credibility lies in its remarkable track record of 51 successful shows.
Grown on consumer preferences and trend forecasts
Adornments head to toe; fashion jewellery, bags & clutches, scarves & stoles, belts & wallets, gloves & masks, etc
Natural fibers, famed regional artisan crafts and eco-friendly manufacturing
So real & alive, this show is all set to enthuse with designs, styles and concepts in traditional and contemporary offerings. From products that exude the latest international design trends to those that boast of unique traditional workmanship & techniques, IHGF Delhi Fair offers it all. So, get ready to find promising assortment of creations, varied in inspiration, processes and materials - art metal ware, EPNS ware, wood carvings, furniture & accessories, glassware, fashion jewellery & accessories, hand-printed textiles, shawls, stoles & scarves, embroidered goods, lace, toys, houseware, decorative, gifts & general handicrafts, home textiles and home accessories, candles & incense, pottery, terracotta & ceramics, nautical instruments, Christmas and floral decorations, dry flowers & potpourri, handmade paper products, crafts made of leather, lacquer, marble, etc. are just some of them.
Home is where the purpose is and exhibitors at this show, from various manufacturing hubs of India, offer lines to bring alive, practically all spaces in a home. They have infused in their products, deep rooted design theories, that well capture and intrigue modern chic, while maintaining fidelity with quintessential Indian heritage. The display by regional artisans is clearly an equivalence of luxury and creativity. These products also occupy pride of place in the hospitality and wellness worlds. Product choice at the IHGF Delhi Fair traverses from timeless classics to contemporary influences, bringing in innovations and handcrafted fusions from a cross section of craft regions and production clusters spread across India. A host of new design theories and unusual combinations stand to gain privileged attention.
Manufacturers in India serve you on a platter, creating themes with products that are handpicked and beautifully combined to present concepts that are truly exotic. Indulging and rejuvenating spa and wellness products as well as accessories for yoga and meditation in interesting story-telling packaging alongside sophisticated bath products, natural handmade cleansers in assorted fragrances and exotic aromatherapy are presented in multiple product lines. Inspired by nature, spirituality, mythology, urbane living and every-day nuances, there are scented gel candles with therapeutic properties that uplift the mood and help unwind. Then, there are special home fragrances and potpourri that mesmerize.
From timeless classics to contemporary influences, Indian manufacturers & exporters have been working on various product lines to suit the post COVID consumer requirements, both in terms of products as well as packaging. Product choice at the IHGF Delhi Fair traverses from timeless classics to contemporary influences, bringing in innovations and handcrafted fusions from a cross section of craft regions and production clusters spread across India. The collections, varied in inspiration, processes and materials offer - art metal ware, EPNS ware, wood carvings, furniture & accessories, glassware, fashion jewellery & accessories, hand-printed textiles, shawls, stoles & scarves, embroidered goods, lace, toys, houseware, decorative, gifts & general handicrafts, home textiles and home accessories, candles & incense, pottery, terracotta & ceramics, nautical instruments, Christmas and floral decorations, dry flowers & potpourri, handmade paper products, crafts made of leather, lacquer, marble, etc. are just some of them. Emphasis is on natural processes, responsible manufacturing and sustainable end-products.
An impressive product range with the optimum for home and lifestyle segments has led expansive and comprehensive sourcing at IHGF since two decades.
Theme Pavilions will bring in regional craft nuances. Visitors can see original craft making processes at Live Demonstrations in the Fair – a rare opportunity to see National Awardees and Internationally recognized master crafts persons share their handcrafting skills. The fair’s Trend Area will feature trend stories, forecasts and colour theories for seasons ahead. The organizers have also lined up insightful and informative knowledge webinars as well as panel discussions throughout the show.
India’s unmatched craft practices and flourishing design concepts have led to Indian products gaining prominence in the international home fashion, lifestyle, textiles & furniture product categories. Manufacturers in India endowed with a competence to blend traditional and cultural elements with contemporary twists, have played a constructive and significant role to portray the strength of the industry in several markets in the world. Optimum Indian artistry with traditional creative finish aligns in perfect harmony with modern designs. With a wide-ranging choice in modern, directional and unusual medium to high-end gifts and collectibles, the emphasis is on innovation, material, design, value addition, utility and competitive pricing.
Natural Fiber Products and Regional Artisan Crafts on display among Sustainable Lines
The advantage with India lies in its design innovation base spread across manufacturing hubs and craft concentration areas. This is further complimented by skill diversity and a varied raw material base. Such varied manufacturing skills & abilities are united and presented at this show. Artists and designers are becoming storytellers, using craft, provenance and heritage as narratives to communicate with consumers interested in conversation, not just transaction. As the quest for something different, unusual and new drives today's market and its segments, manufacturers in India step up offerings to offer mass market requisites, the select as well as the premium.