Guest Yash Ranga, Jaipur Rugs


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In this week’s episode, we are joined by Yash Ranga, a Conscious Luxury Evangelist and Stakeholder Engagement Partner for Jaipur Rugs. We were honored to hear Yash speak recently at the Design Influencers Conferences and were blown away by everything we learned about rugs and especially the compassionate and uplifting initiatives Jaipur Rugs is taking on within the rug industry. At Jaipur Rugs, Yash provides a strategic vision of both skill and social development, engaging multiple and diverse stakeholders, curating an effective partnerships platform maximizing impact at scale. Jaipur Rugs is known worldwide for its inclusive value chain linking grassroots artisans with global markets.

In this episode:

  • What you can expect to see from Jaipur Rugs at the High Point Spring Market on June 5th.
  • We learn about the multiple initiatives Jaipur Rugs is taking to employ and uplift artisans of the rug weaving community.
  • Listen to how Jaipur is ensuring the survival of the ancient art of rug weaving.
  • Experience the timeless craft of carpet weaving and meet the artisans who are keeping alive the art of hand-knotting through Jaipur’s Airbnb tour “Knots of Compassion”.

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