Bohemian Christmas

Tucked away in the bylane of Shahpur Jat, New Delhi, is a quaint store on the first floor, Olivia Dar. An eponymous contemporary bohemian luxury label was born in 2011. This labour of love originated from the lady’s travels and her desire to share the traditional artisanal crafts of India and Central Asia. Earlier one knew of her women’s…

Jonas G at Les Parisiennes

A Fashionable boudoir presents Jonas G. – men’s natty clothing line, on Wednesday 29th May, 2013.   Jonas is French, born and brought up in the picturesque southern France region. At the age of 20, while still studying Textile and Surface Design at the reputed La Martinière-Diderot College in Lyon, he travelled to Delhi to…

Lila

   Traversing through the narrow lanes of Shahpur Jat, Delhi’s urban village, I  found an old restored haveli as Lila’s studio- a design outfit set up in late 2011 by an architect; minimalistic in appearance as well rich in craftsmanship. Drawing  inspiration from contemporary Indian design aesthetics,  the brand is an effort to simplify our…

SECOND FLOOR STUDIO

This store in Delhi’s Khan Market surely knows how to attract curious onlookers….. Second Floor Studio makes a statement with aplomb. Its assortment of vintage and contemporary items egged me to look at everything twice over, as each one seemed apt for someone I know or a place in my environment. As a woman, the first thing that drew my attention was the modern, yet…