A presentation by Manaal Oomerbhoy
In response to: Show us an activity you love doing. Tell us how
you think it contribute...
Exploring and
discovering
street markets and
bazaars…
Exploring and
discovering
street markets and
bazaars…
… as windows into various cultural
realities
Chor bazaar in Mumbai, India – a haven for antique seekers.
Mumbai has a strong local culture of street markets – there is...
Crawford market, Mumbai on July 5th, 2013 at 4 pm
The following pictures were taken at some of the
markets I have been to..
The following pictures were taken at some of the
markets I have been to..
…each with their own manner of bargaining, or
la...
The following pictures were taken at some of the
markets I have been to..
…each with their own manner of bargaining, or
la...
Colaba market, Mumbai, Ind
Kilim and carpet seller in
Islamabad, Pakistan
Wooden bead
necklaces at a
market in
Helsinki, Finland
Local produce at a market in
Helsinki, Finland
Handmade wooden blocks at Anjuna market, G
Cart on the
street selling
coloured
powder in
anticipation
of the Holi
festival in
Mumbai.
Pydhonie market, Mumbai
Afghan jewellery in a street
market
In Islamabad
A side street in Chor Baza
Scouring markets
in Mumbai and Bangkok
was
the inspiration
behind the birth of my
jewelry
Label
Akaliko
www.facebook.com/a...
One of Akaliko’s first
pieces of jewelery:
An upcycled necklace
made from old clock
parts
and cubic zirconia
A necklace
made from
vintage buttons
from
Bangkok, and
old clock parts
from Chor
Bazaar in
Mumbai
Akaliko uses seemingly worthless objects,
semi precious stones sourced from across
Asia, and the traditional skills of met...
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  1. 1. A presentation by Manaal Oomerbhoy In response to: Show us an activity you love doing. Tell us how you think it contributes to your personal and professional development.
  2. 2. Exploring and discovering street markets and bazaars…
  3. 3. Exploring and discovering street markets and bazaars… … as windows into various cultural realities
  4. 4. Chor bazaar in Mumbai, India – a haven for antique seekers. Mumbai has a strong local culture of street markets – there is one
  5. 5. Crawford market, Mumbai on July 5th, 2013 at 4 pm
  6. 6. The following pictures were taken at some of the markets I have been to..
  7. 7. The following pictures were taken at some of the markets I have been to.. …each with their own manner of bargaining, or lack of it, and distinctive features…
  8. 8. The following pictures were taken at some of the markets I have been to.. …each with their own manner of bargaining, or lack of it, and distinctive features… … but as at any street market, there is always somethingLocal and unique to buy or eat, and almost always a friendly local to chat with
  9. 9. Colaba market, Mumbai, Ind
  10. 10. Kilim and carpet seller in Islamabad, Pakistan
  11. 11. Wooden bead necklaces at a market in Helsinki, Finland
  12. 12. Local produce at a market in Helsinki, Finland
  13. 13. Handmade wooden blocks at Anjuna market, G
  14. 14. Cart on the street selling coloured powder in anticipation of the Holi festival in Mumbai.
  15. 15. Pydhonie market, Mumbai
  16. 16. Afghan jewellery in a street market In Islamabad A side street in Chor Baza
  17. 17. Scouring markets in Mumbai and Bangkok was the inspiration behind the birth of my jewelry Label Akaliko www.facebook.com/akalikostudi o www.akaliko.in
  18. 18. One of Akaliko’s first pieces of jewelery: An upcycled necklace made from old clock parts and cubic zirconia
  19. 19. A necklace made from vintage buttons from Bangkok, and old clock parts from Chor Bazaar in Mumbai
  20. 20. Akaliko uses seemingly worthless objects, semi precious stones sourced from across Asia, and the traditional skills of metal workers in Mumbai to create unique objects. Creating a jewellery brand with my partner furthered my interest in social media marketing and brand identity and communication, and was a lesson in turning an interest into a business idea. Creation phase of a necklace
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