Pop Up Couture : Funky Fish 3rd Edition

Think of a plush five star banquet, high-end brands and an eclectic theme based decor : that's Funky Fish for you. After the first two editions of Enchanted Garden and Dream Catcher, this year's theme was "Patakha Pop". The brands were a mix of apparel, jewellery, footwear, skincare and sweet treats. What made this couture…

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Love For The Handwoven ❤️

When you buy something made by a person, there is something special and you do feel it. The consciousness with which a thing is made is often more important than the things itself. Handmade things are so aesthetically pleasing and even the imperfections in them add charm. I never leave a chance to attend any…

Wedding & Lifestyle Exhibition : Jhalak

"Jhalak" : A Hindi word which means 'glimpse', and a glimpse into lifestyle and societal trends is what I get at these expos. This one was held in the plush banquet of hotel Holiday Inn, Jaipur. With the festive season coming up, it was the perfect place to shop for ethnic outfits, jewellery, accessories, shoes…

Wedding & Lifestyle Exhibition : Urge

Another expo in the pink city, but with a very elaborate and eclectic decor. Shopping is such a great experience amidst such vibrant spaces and with so many unique things to choose from. It was an amalgamation of apparel ranging from gotta patti to block prints, embellished footwear and quirky juttis, handbags and ornamented clutches,…

Wedding & Lifestyle Exhibition : Lagan Mandap 2nd Edition

It is very gratifying to cover the new edition of an expo, which you have covered before. It's like a journey that you have completed as an experience collector and nothing can be more rewarding. As the name suggests, Lagan Mandap is all about the glitz and glamour of wedding shopping. Here's the link to…

Handloom Expo : Silk India Silk

Here we are with another expo, Silk India Silk, which was held at the lawns of Jawahar Kala Kendra, Jaipur. Despite having attended so many exhibitions, I always get an adrenaline rush before going to one. It has the power to transport you to the dreamy world of Moroccan souks and bazaars. Collect the things…

Silk India : 2017

Saree is one such attire which can flatter any one irrespective of their body type, skin tone or any other physical attributes. We have already done a blogpost on our unconditional love for sarees, not just as a dress but as a part of family heirloom which is passed on through generations. If there is…

Pretty In Red 

Red- The colour of love, the colour of life and the colour that holds supreme importance in the Indian tradition. The festival of karwachauth is a pious occasion to celebrate the everlasting  bond between soulmates, where they pray for each other and to be with each other till eternity.  The ladies get decked up in…

Art & Craft Expo : Jaipur

There is something very special about handcrafted things, you can appreciate the thought, detail and time invested into creating something amazing. Whether they are big or small, handmade goods are accessible works of art. The fact is when you buy a handcrafted object, you are buying hundreds of hours of failures and experimentation. You are…

Apparel : Maheshwari Sarees

The word "Maheshwar" in Hindi means Great God, an epithet of Lord Shiva. The city lies on the north bank of the Narmada river and served as the capital of the great Maratha queen - Rajmata Ahilya Devi Holkar. She embellished the city with many buildings and public works, and it is home to her…

Accessories : Maang Tikka

Bridal jewellery has a deep-rooted significance in India. Brides are showered with beautiful crafted pieces of jewellery, which they treasure for the rest of their lives. The maang tikka is an Indian hair adornment, placed on a bride's hairline with a drop pendant that gracefully sits on her forehead. It is an essential element of…

Apparel : An Ode to Saree

Nothing makes a woman look more beautiful like a saree does. It signifies the grace and poise of a woman and shapes the curves for sensuality to loosen. The long trail of cloth - no stitch , no zip yet oozes valour and strength.  From Chanderi to Paithani, Kanjeevaram to Bandhani, Sambalpuri to Jamdani -…