We had the following genres to choose our topic from: Indian / International craft /Folk/Tribal Art /Design Movement / Bio mimicry. The other 4 categories were absolutely incommensurable.Hence I decided to choose 3 crafts – temari (a Japanese craft ) , origami ( a Japanese craft ) and chikankari ( an Indian craft ) . After my research on these 3 topics ,I pinned to choose chikankari . I did so because it was an “INDIAN” craft and primary information was handily available. Plunging more into the topic, I discovered how a dead craft revived over time and that grabbed my interest more. Having removing the anchor and setting the ship on sail … let us see if we sink or swim …..