I fancy age-old Ayurvedic Skincare concoctions in a bottle!

  Today I’m sharing two stories which are sides of the same coin – one of Abida Halstenberg from Berkeley Square, London who is the founder of Samaya which has creams, cleansers, oils and supplements for the skin and hair. She grew up in Hyderabad, south of India, but her folks belonged to the North, in Uttar Pradesh….

All things bright and beautiful this Diwali

All things wise and wonderful The lord god made them all The good lord surely seems to have given me a fresh pair of eyes so I’d like to share with you my Diwali shopping list if you are yet clueless about where to begin. 

Creating individuality with men’s fashion

Description of a quintessential Suket Dhir’s client- ‘Cold shower…well groomed hair….clean and fun underwear and socks….fused collars and cuffs…..clean shoes….creased trousers or a clean pair of denims….sunglasses….good posture and a thought of a brand new day’ framed this feature.

Symetree in design

One day while sauntering through one of the costliest high end streets of the world, enjoying the cosmopolitan crowd  amidst the affluent or bureaucratic part of Delhi which is speckled with colonial and Mughal architecture,  I came across an old moneyed Marwari group’s jewellery and vintage retail space. Symetree‘s flagship store location at Khan Market, compliments the…

ekà ‘made in india’ women’s wear label

“The only real elegance is in the mind; if you’ve got that, the rest really comes from it.” — Diana Vreeland ekà ( ek in sanskrit ) means one; collectively master craftsmen i.e. weavers, dyers, block makers, embroiders and textile printers help in creating a discerning woman’s clothing using traditional textile techniques. Like all hand…