Long Term Immersion

Looking for a longer term educational experience abroad? Take part in our long term immersion program to achieve a deeper understanding of Indian culture, sewing and embroidery techniques, and take part in our production process. We offer experiences ranging from 1 month up to 6 months depending on your level of commitment and preferences. During …

Saheli Artisan Travel

Travel With A Purpose Engage with ethical fashion beyond a consumerism standpoint. This artisan workshop tour is a week-long trip for those who wish to get a behind the scenes look at our approach to ethical and sustainable fashion. On this trip, you will be taught the traditional embroidery techniques our ladies use while being …

Saheli Artisan Travel

Travel with a Purpose Engage with ethical fashion beyond a consumerism standpoint. This artisan workshop tour is a week-long trip for those who wish to get a behind the scenes look at our approach to ethical and sustainable fashion. On this trip, you will be taught the traditional embroidery techniques our ladies use while being …

Our Founder

It started with one woman. From humble beginnings to inspiring community leader, founder Madhu Vaishnav began IPHD in 2014 with the goal of community development through female empowerment.  Married at the age of 23, as a part of her marriage contract, Madhu was forbidden from working outside of the home.  Even though she had a …