The Sole Of Barcelona
To walk your way to La Manual Alpargatera situated in the old town of Barcelona is magic in itself. Age old cobbled streets lined with little shops for exquisite handcrafted ready to wear and accessories to chocolatiers specializing in handmade chocolate and coffee
La Bastide De Gordes - The Leading Hotels of the World ™
As I drive up to La Bastide De Gordes, for a blink of a moment I seem to imagine I'm in a fairytale, approaching a castle I can see from across, against skies in colours you only thought existed in a painting by the French masters. Set in a 16th century manor house on the ramparts of the hilltop village of Gordes
A slice of Paris in Mumbai : Le15 Pâtissere and Café
Le15 Pâtissere and Café, founded by Pooja Dhingra, a graduate of Le Cordon Bleu, offers Mumbai a taste of the best of Paris. On my recent trip to Mumbai
The best boutiques and cafes in the old town of Barcelona.
Walking down the streets of the old town in Barcelona was one of my favourite things to do when I visited this beautiful city known for its astoundingly stunning architecture. The small by lanes next to the Barcelona Cathedral known as its old town or gothic quarter, is filled with quaint cafes and boutiques
Redefining Haute Couture - Haute Couture 2017
July 13 2017
Not defined by a paradox of embellished gowns for the red carpet, Haute Couture got a reincarnation as was evident in the Autumn Winter 2017 showcase. Designers broke norms by redefining its meaning w...
Unlinde: Breaking Boundaries
June 4 2017
María Flores and Mateo Fernández-Muro, the designer duo behind the uber cool, New York based - Spainish made accessories label Unlinde have design sensibilities polar contrasts to each other wh...
May 13 2017
Aratrik Dev Varman, creator of fashion and interrior label Tilla, soaks in solitude, the texture of a fabric, it's feel. He dwells in his sub conscious, expressing emotions through his design.&nbsp...
May 9 2017
As big fashion houses pursue their cruise resort collection in exotic locations demanding a chunk of your air miles, Prada decided to showcase hers on her home turf. But her choice of venue was so ext...
When Karl does Ancient Greece : Chanel Cruise 2018
May 7 2017
When Karl envisions ancient Greece he makes sure he gets every Renaiancce column right. The temple of Poseidon was created at The Grand Palias in Paris for the antiquity themed show titled “La Mo...
April 24 2017
A wanderer. Within herself and the world, best describes Gaury Pathare, creator of Wandering Whites, a jewellery label based on the design philosophy of amalgamating the comfortable with the uncomfort...
Conquering style with comfort : ANUK
April 12 2017
Anuk, a ready to wear, women's luxury clothing label is four months old and making inroads across continents. Back from her recent show in Mumbai, the 25-year-old Srilankan designer, Samaadhi Weerasin...
Get Chanel chic at Coco Cafè at Chanel's beauty pop-up concept store
April 10 2017
Chanel debuts it's make-up and skincare line at the much awaited Coco Cafè, a super cool pop-up concept by the French powerhouse. Try the latest range of 24 new lip colours and glosses to...
Sneaker Trends: Kick start your summer
March 29 2017
If you are in love with the white sneaker trend, you have one person to thank: Phoebe Philo. In 2010, the British designer took her bow at the Celine Spring 2011 show wearing white Adidas Stan Smiths ...
March 26 2017
I rarely share my portraits on the blog. But this shoot was impromptu. A busy travel schedule demanded a day of shopping and catching up with friends which resulted in a shooting frenzy. The ...
The 10 best bags of Paris Fashion Week Fall 2017
March 15 2017
With the fashion weeks coming to an end with Paris claiming its rule in the fashion world, here's a short list of the coolest bags showcased at The Paris Fashion Week for fall 2017 which I think will ...
India's Fashion Icon: Wendell Rodricks
March 4 2017
Wendell Rodricks is a man of innumerable definitions. The Padma Shri awardee, the Kunbi Saree revivalist, the master of minimalism, the author of Moda Goa and the founder of the Goa Museum...
Fashion as a resistance statement: at New York Fashion Week
February 17 2017
The New York Fashion Week echoed the world's political moods, showing strength in unity. From Cushnie Et Och's Future is Female lyrics playing at his show to runway models Gigi Hadid, Bella...
Couture Catchup: Haute Couture - Spring 2017
January 29 2017
The couture shows took place in Paris last week, where heritage house Schiaparelli showed its first collection just weeks after regaining its official haute couture status; Maria Grazia Chiuri showed ...
Design that crosses continents: Malvika Vaswani
January 24 2017
Hailing a design degree from The Rhode Island School of Design and acquiring experience designing jewellery for BCBG in New York and homeware for Tereforma, Malvika Vaswani's design sensibilities cros...
The best of Jaipur : Experience Royalty
January 16 2017
The first ever planned city of India, Jaipur, The Pink City, is a name that was bestowed in 1896 after the city was painted in the colour of hospitality to welcome the Prince of Wales a...
Haath Hart: An Indo-Japan Design union
December 21 2016
Designer Ryoko Haraguchi is a master at fusing Indian weaves with Japanese techniques. She shuns the superfluous, the overstated. Her talent is simplicity. Her aesthetic is embedded in Japan...
Your boutique mandate in Rome
November 29 2016
On my recent trip to Rome I was impatiently awaiting to glimpse The palatial Fendi flagship. This monolithic store is located in Palazzo Fendi, an 18th century edifice in the heart of Rome, ...
Soul Stirring Jewels
November 27 2016
If you are in Mumbai step into Bungalow 8 –  one of the chicest boutiques for Indian fashion and decor, currently showcasing Swapna Mehta's beautiful jewels. Her pieces a...
November 27 2016
Sarah Jessica Parker's exclusive 16-piece capsule collection with fashion e-mecca Net-a-Porter, embodies SJP's envy-inducing style, Carrie Bradshaw's wonderfully eclectic-chic aesthetic, and the holid...