I am ME(lanin) feat. Aditri

Hi, I am ME(lanin). I am the sun’s mistress. Maidens aren’t bethroed to ‘good’ grooms because of me. Educated women are turned down at jobs because of me. The sales of haldi and besan shoot up, because of me. Women become the targets of salespersons pushing fairness creams/anti-tan packs down their throats,Β  because of me….

Role Reversal: A One-Way Street?

I observe. I observe as I take a walk down the street. I observe when I sit at a nearby cafe and people pass by. I observe when I look you straight in the eye with my piercing glare. I observe as you read this post. I observe to get inspired. I observe to get…

Beauty for All

Porcelain skin, hourglass body, pearl white teeth and lustrous hair may be the ideal definition of ‘beauty’ for most. We beg to differ. I am sure our tribe will have a lot of takers out there. (A Srishti Nadhani and The Bong Munda collaboration feat. Ornaete by Radhika Joshi. ) For us, beauty is beyond…

What to expect at Sutraa~Spring~A~Fair

Seasons change, people change, how can you expect your wardrobe to not? Presenting Sutraa~Spring~A~Fair to give your wardrobe an ultimate facelift. Date: 13th March, 10 am onwards Venue: The Oberoi Grand, Kolkata After a successful run at various cities in the country, Sutraa is all set to make its debut in the city of joy….

What is The Love Shop?

Valetine’s Day is exactly a week away and I am sure you are all fretting over what to gift your Valentine. The Love Shop is your answer to all your Valentine’s Day related gifting. Venue: Ensoie, Above Biker’s cafe, Elgin Road Dates: 8th and 9th February 2018 With options ranging from garments to accessories, to…

Review of #HimalayaWinterBundle

Winters have to be my most favourite season. One can layer, sip on numerous cups of hot chocolate without guilt, but it has its downside too. Your skin needs extra special care and gives up on you despite all the attention! To my rescue, comes the Winter Hamper from Himalaya. #HimalayaWinterBundle The hamper is a…

What to expect at Canvas E03?

With the mercury dropping, all I want to do is Shop, Eat, and Connect at a lush garden under the winter sun. Presenting the third Chapter of Canvas on 12th January at Kenilworth Hotel Gardens. What makes Canvas so unique is the presence of varied entrepreneurs hailing from so many different fields, who aren’t there…

Commun India: Edition 1, Calcutta

If you really run out of topics to converse about in Kolkata, talking about the never-ending PopUps and exhibitions will give you enough feed. With so many popups popping in different parts of the city everyday, it is so hard to tell which one is worth attending and which one isn’t. Commun India: Edition 1,…

Canvas: Shop Eat Connect

I may not respond to the word ‘palat’ as much as I would to the word ‘Entrepreneur’. I am so excited to announce that my very own city of joy has made a platform for the young entrepreneurs to showcase and promote their work. Presenting Canvas:Shop Eat Connect to you guys; a cafe style pop…

Losing my fears with Aditi Jhunjhunwala

The only layers I have ever liked in my life are that of a Chocolate Cake; the more the merrier of course. Having said that, I have always been petrified of layers in Photoshop, Corel Draw, Illustrator or any other software which I have absolutely no clue about. Till now Canva had been my Mecca…

A LIT evening with Desi Lantern

Honestly, I wanted to open this post by picking off a travel quote from Google by a famous person I have never heard of, but would have had to use #Wannabe alongside, so I let it pass. πŸ™‚ Having just returned from a long and beautiful vacation to Europe, I was facing some terrible post-vacation…

What to expect at Canvas- Cafe Style Pop Up

Aren’t we all so done with exhibitions in banquet halls with pillars which obstruct not just your vision but also your free flow of thoughts; simply metaphorically speaking! Now that I have built the base, many of you may know, while many may not, I am so happy to have tied up as the Official…