Mahendro and Guddi are a mother-in-law and daughter-in-law duo from Theekariya, Rajasthan. Mahendro has been weaving for the last 20 years, while Guddi has been learning the craft for the past 3 years. Unlike her mother-in-law who is very outspoken and says what she pleases, Guddi is very shy and speaks less. She has a two years-old son named Keshav.
KinaraMahendro and Guddi’s Manchaha is named ‘kinara’ which translates to ‘border’. The designs are inspired by the borders of an old dhurrie they have at home. Both of them spend a lot of time with Keshav, Guddi’s two years-old son, and hence, also wove in some designs from his small clothes.