Tag: fashion

LIFESTYLE, MILLENIALS & BABIES

Flipkart helps you be your fashionable best #GuestPost

Being fashionable is no longer an option with millennials who always want to put their best foot forward. But as with everything else, they have little time to actually go out to the stores and patiently try out the latest fashions. The Internet has the ideal solution for this conundrum with FLIPKART and GOPAISA offering …

Opinions, Writing 201

Can brown be the better alternative to black?

You’re probably wondering what this strange title is all about. Well, it’s simple really. I’ve just discovered the joy of wearing brown instead of the safe and trusted black. Ever since black became stylishly haute, every one slips effortlessly into black – black dress, black jacket, black trousers, black suit even a black bathing suit. …

LIFESTYLE, Opinions

Fashion Recall – Saris on Saturday # 100 Words On Saturday

While cleaning out the cupboard, an orange silk sari reminded me of another era when college chic meant ‘Saris on Saturday’  because we’d run out of clothes to wear by then.  Our regular wardrobe comprised a pair of ill-fitting denim jeans (a sad attempt at Levi, by the neighbourhood darzi ), worn with humongous ( ‘extra small’ …

LIFESTYLE, Mumbai Diary, Uncategorized

The newest shop on the block – Shyamal & Bhumika

This evening I went for a stroll down the road mainly to find an umbrella for Wow Dinga. Obviously it was like looking for a needle in a haystack because all umbrellas have miraculously flown off the shelves. Miraculously because last week’s Rakhees are still visible in some shops……But of course I wanted a specific …

Uncategorized

Tattoos and More

For a long time I thought that the word Tattoo was the Hindi word for Pony. In slang it also meant easy-peasy or something not to be taken seriously, so I got a bit of  shock when I heard that Tattoo also meant a Military Display, the first and last of which I saw at …