ARANYANI is part of the PT Sainath Group Indonesia, and it is owned by the Group’s company in India Said Lakshmi Industries Private Limited. The Group has been in business since 1978 and has serve large US clients. But one of the family members had a dream to create a brand that empowers youth and communities in India to impact their economic development through their art.
ARANYANI was founded by Haresh Mirpuri, after years of research and working with different communities and projects in India and Nepal from a social impact perspective, the brand ARANYANI was launched in India. Today they have 3 stores and they will be introducing the Fall 2018 collection in New York, in February during the Nolcha Shows.
He has invested not just in the platform but in the people; the company’s main focus is not MOQ (minimum order quantity). The brand is base on a belief of creating high-quality sustainable product, that connects man to nature through its stories and design.
At ARANYANI, we believe Nature is the best source of inspiration…make it YOUR OWN.
WHEN WAS THE BRAND FOUNDED?
ARANYANI was founded in 2016. The company spent 18 months training its employees in Italy. And they continue to invest in their staff to develop their talents and craftsmanship, in order to manufacture a high-quality world class product.
ARANYANI brings a unique forest-inspired experience to the discerning world-class consumer. Each ARANYANI product is inspired by nature and they embody a royal- deserving attributes. Through carefully preserved heritage and a vibrant fashion relevance, ARANYANI takes pride in it’s creation of a distinctive refined art de Vivre, which in other words may be called, a bag.
WHAT IS YOUR INSPIRATION FOR THIS SEASON’S COLLECTION?
The theme is “Finding Your roots”. The collection is inspired from the land of Coorg, popularly known as the “Scotland of India”.
WHAT MATERIALS ARE USED IN THIS SEASON’S COLLECTION
The main material for the season is leather. In addition, the collection introduces the famed Indian Handloom fabrics through its straps.
WHERE ARE YOUR MATERIALS SOURCED AND YOUR GARMENTS MANUFACTURED?
The materials are largely sourced locally in India.
WHERE ARE YOU BASED?
We are based in Bangalore, India.
WHERE DOES YOUR LINE CURRENTLY RETAIL?
Currently, ARANYANI has 3 stores. Two stores are in Bangalore and one store in Surat, Gujarat.
WHAT MAKES YOUR COLLECTION UNIQUE?
ARANYANI is truly a limited edition bag, the brand only is hand-crafted and hand-painted. One store carries only 1 piece for its collection.
WHAT STATEMENT IS YOUR BRAND TRYING TO MAKE?
ARANYANI creates high-quality sustainable product that connects man to nature, through its stories and designs. The brand empowers Artists and Craftsmen to create pieces of Art. Each bag is as Elusive as ARANYANI, the goddess of the Forest. We believe that if we can connect a person to nature he | she will make a contribution to sustaining nature.