Tag: delhi

Textile revivalist charms Delhi with exquisite saris

It takes a lot to be a fashion designer in India; especially, when you work hand-in-hand with weavers without an external aide and brainstorm every season to create innovative saris for Indian women. For Hyderabad-based designer Sailesh Singhania, who has been working with Indian handloom artisans for past two decades, the philosophy of preserving textile art and craft through his… Read more →

Summer time happiness at this food paradise in Gurugram

If you love outdoor diners and your idea of a perfect summer luncheon is to enjoy a hearty meal under a massive canopy of balmy trees and floral vines, then let us tell you about the beautiful alfresco setting that we recently explored at the Unplugged Courtyard Gurugram. The lip-smacking gastronomical experience combined with some fresh air and upbeat music… Read more →

Away from the white noise of the city, a getaway in rural realms

By Nivi Shrivastava With the expansion of urban India, there are a very few pockets of rural India that still maintain the traditional lifestyle. Recently, we visited a quaint man-made heritage village explored the typical nuances of rustic countryside curated under a common roof called Surajgarh Gurugram. The ‘urban village’ promotes the concept of rural adventures and folk entertainment in… Read more →

This new décor store has something for everyone : First Look

  If refurbishing interiors and talking about the decor is one of your favourite things-to-do then you must check out the latest collections at the newly opened OMA Living store at M.G. Road, New Delhi. Recently, we are invited by the Founder/ CMD of the brand, Charu Munjal, for an exclusive walk through the store and we couldn’t help but… Read more →

A Different Kind of Molecular Science With Flavourful Experiments On Your Platter

  By Jyoti Vashisth Recently, I visited a fancy little place called Molecule-Air Bar with my friends for dinner, and it was an absolutely delightful experience to find this incomparable place among all of the spots in sector-29 Gurgaon. While I was awestruck while noticing the props used for decoration around, my friends pointed out that the theme here is influenced by… Read more →

This Friction Will Definitely Prove to Be An Addiction

By Jyoti Vashisth  Well, a few days back I visited a new watering hole called -Friction-the drinkery  – which is lounge and bar opened in Sector 29, Gurgaon (nearest metro : IFFCO chowk). A well-decorated place with eye-catching romantic outdoors and a warm welcoming environment was something that instantly pulled me towards this place. And, what else would anyone wish… Read more →

New Silk Destination Opens In Shahpurjat

The Silk Tree, a high-end womenswear label, launched its flagship store recently at Delhi’s design district Shapurjat. The designers introduced two unique collections- Sona Rupa (a lined weaved with gold and silver ‘zari’ work with silk threads) and Atdlas ( a traditional art from Central Asia, which uses pure silk thread). The founder and designer, Darshan Dhupia mentioned that the… Read more →

Finery Wrapped With Fearlessness For MJ Couture

The 10th edition of India Couture Week 2017 has already started and we are damn excited to see what will be the biggest trends for the season. We have handpicked some of our favourite names from Indian fashion to give you their take on modern Indian couture. The next in the  ‘Know your designer’ series is designer Monisha Jaising, who will be showcasing her… Read more →

Bollywood, Baja and Brides — This Bling Shaadi Couldn’t Have Been Better

It was surely the most talked -about ‘Wedding of the Year’ as Marriott Internationa collaborated with India’s leading designer duo – Abu Jani & Sandeep Khosla for their brand  “Shaadi by Marriott”. The Mumbai-based designers came together to curate an extraordinary wedding experience with showstopper Sonam Kapoor. The grand runway presentation saw the presence of the country’s who’s, who. The grand celebration was hosted by Abu… Read more →

A Decade Of Design: 10 Things You Must Know About FDCI’s India Couture Week

  Fashion lovers rejoice as the leading fashion body in India – the Fashion Design Council of India (FDCI) – has planned an entire week of amazing shows to celebrate the works of most talented names in Indian fashion at the India Couture Week 2017. Since it’s the tenth year of FDCI’s couture week and the celebrations are expected to… Read more →