Tanushri shukla

Waste Fabric Meets Fashion at Chindi

There are tonnes of waste fabric that the tailors call chindi that are generated every day and, currently, most of this leftover fabric is tossed into garbage.


Overall Rating

Grade b

  • NAGovernance
  • NAEnvironmenal
  • NASocial

Chindi started working with women from Mankhud slum in Mumbai about a year-and-a-half ago and has developed itself into a design firm that handmakes and upcycles products. Tanushri also believes that the best-case scenario for an organisation like Chindi would be that it becomes redundant and all organisations upcycle their own waste...


Ben Miller - 07/12/2017

What a beautiful business. Thanks for sharing Lucky!