Delhi Drums To A Funky Beat

Ok. Right off the bat, the World Percussion Festival was a giant truckload of fun! Did I spoil the build-up & the suspense? Calm down, just read on to know WHY it was awesome. I didn’t know quite what to expect when I accepted an invitation to go to the Times of India’s World Percussion Festival. Percussion artists are …

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The I-am-not-a-fashion-week-virgin-anymore look at the Wills Lifestyle India Fashion Week Spring-Summer 2015

5 days of trying to fit in. Of fake ascents, smiles, hugs, conversations and an odd display of human behavior. Of watching many shows from my mobile screen. Of having my view blocked by hands holding phones up in the front row. Of deciding what’s more important – Photographing or Shazm-ing. And trying to look …

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Style Stanza # 8 Kashmir By Mrinalini Gupta #WIFW FW2014

Kashmir, India’s paradise, a city of beauty, charm, craftsmanship and a city wrought with chaos and violence finds a beautiful expression in Mrinalini Gupta’s latest collection. With ‘Kashmir’, Mrinalini weaves a tactile story with militant regalia and stories of distress in subtle army tones of Khaki, military green, olive and browns through her fabric treatments and workmanship. …

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Style Stanza #7: Pankaj & Nidhi’s House of Cards at WIFW AW2014

Spades, Hearts, Clubs and Diamonds Each with its own mind Each with its ornamental façade Each suit with a repertoire of tricks Tells a story, visually narrated by Pankaj & Nidhi A story of character and craft Seemingly identical, yet concealing underneath With silhouettes inspired by flamboyance Embroideries that evoke nostalgia and mystery Creating masterpieces that …

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