“I am a little part of all religions and a big part of no religion.” – Osho Being schooled in a Catholic institution all my life, and being the all glorious convent girl, my brain gets dopamine fueled every major Christian holiday. Like Christmas for example, although it is non-religious for me, it does bring back memories of the handmade… Continue reading Plum Cakes and Puddings
Shopping for holidays is a terrible affair when you are going through racks and piles of warm clothes meant for the western winters, especially if you are planning to hit the beach this yearly break. Lets face it, we in the tropical countries do not really experience much of winters, apart from the occasional nippy air.… Continue reading Tropical Winter Holiday Look Book
It is such a sight as one enters as the arch welcoming you to into this little part of French colonized India named Puducherry. You see the local policemen in red caps and white uniforms, the city kept neat and tidy by the union government, much different from the rest of the country. There is… Continue reading Reminiscence of Puducherry, of Le Dupleix and beyond…
I have been a little lost lately. Trying to find myself. Putting myself out there too much. Wondering hopelessly, in search of nothing. Have you ever felt that? Being lost in search of the unknown. Well it has happened. I thought of myself as someone who knows herself, who knows what she likes, dislikes, who… Continue reading A bit of a Writer’s Block
Delhi: Fashion Weeks are when models walk the ramp and the fashionistas walk the streets, setting trends with their high end sense of style. This time around at the India Fashion Week, I surely saw some eye catching outfits which deserve a place on this blog. From athleisure to Indian gypsy chic, here are some of the… Continue reading What’s Trending Off the Runway at the India Fashion Week SS17
TGIF and that calls for the start of a great weekend. And what better way to spend it than by exploring new places and savoring good food & cocktails in alluring company? Hence I present to you one of the new and most exciting pubs in town which you must visit over this weekend. The… Continue reading Alpha Bravo Charlie: Review on the Whitefield Arms
From dressing Hollywood starlets like Paris Hilton, Mischa Barten, Kim Kardasian for the red carpet to being adorned by every single pop royalty including Madonna, Jenifer Lopez, Britney Spears, Lady Gaga, Fergie, Katy Perry, on and off stage, Falguni & Shane have come a long way since the days of their advertising jobs in Mumbai.
Meeting for the first time 14 years ago, for a hand painting collaboration, this dynamic duo formed an alliance in the stars to give us the best of international style and finest of craftsmanship. The first time I witnessed their show 4 years ago, I was astonished at how an Indian label can personify International High Fashion. I was awed at the superiority of design and uniqueness in styling and to me that was the exemplar of fashion. Being my personal favourites, Falguni & Shane are undoubtedly the best at what they do and it was truly one of my high points working with them.
Their collection is definitely not for the ordinary, you have to be a bit phenomenal to carry off their cool, contemporary and edgy style. And hence, I present to you the best of Falguni & Shane Resort 2016 along with the poem Phenomenal Woman by Maya Angelou.
– Phenomenally yours,
– Phenomenal Woman by Maya Angelou