When family matters

The play talks about individuality and choices   Defying the rules of the proscenium theatre, Pradeep Vaidya’s Kajvyancha Gaon connects the audience to the characters in letter and spirit. Set in an imaginary village in Konkan, the play is about the Dixit family as they struggle with their interpersonal relationships, in today’s ever-changing society. “It … Read more When family matters

When Forms Meet Fashion

When a contemporary fashion aesthetic comes together to collaborate with traditional crafts such as handwoven textiles and intricate hand embroidery, the result is always uniquely magical. As was the case when the Fashion Design Council of India (FDCI) curated a show, ‘Made in South Asia’, for the World Bank in Delhi. Under a starlit winter sky … Read more When Forms Meet Fashion

When style talks smooth: Here’s why satin continues to be a fashion constant

Think sexy, luxurious satin, and you are at once reminded of late British actor and style icon Audrey Hepburn’s black Givenchy gown in satin from the movie Breakfast at Tiffany’s (1961). From being used as a staple for lingerie, girdles, brassieres, and corsets for fashionable Paris women in the 1880s, and gradually evolving into a … Read more When style talks smooth: Here’s why satin continues to be a fashion constant

Dressing up for festive season? Here are 6 common mistakes to avoid when wearing jewellery

Over-accessorising, multiple hair accessories and out of trend pieces are some of the common jewellery mistakes that one should avoid, say experts. Vikalp Bothara, founder of online platform Jewellerkaka.com, and Siddharth Garg, director, S2R Jewellers, list down some blunders to avoid. * Wearing big danglers with a neckpiece having layers and multiple bracelets is a … Read more Dressing up for festive season? Here are 6 common mistakes to avoid when wearing jewellery