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Shambhavi and Abhishek | Dedicated to the art of draping and designing sarees

I met Shambhavi and Abhishek while they were manning the Anavila stall at a textile and handloom exhibition.  The duo are textile designers at Anavila. The brand Anavila creates beautiful designer sarees in natural linen. The design vocabulary of the brand is contemporary, though it’s roots are completely Indian.  As much as I adored the sarees that were on sale, I loved how Shambhavi had draped her Anavila saree. I probably

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What Are You Wearing Outside your office cubicles ?

Aren’t setting Out Of Office messages on your Outlook express at work, a favorite thing to do ? Out Of Office – Weekend’s Here Out Of Office- End Of Business Hours Out Of Office – Away Travelling Out Of Office- Celebrating Life’s Milestones Out Of Office- Need Me Time Wouldn’t it also be great if you could post your Out Of Office alter ego avatar along with your message? Well,

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Meet the curators, Kanchan Todi and Ambika Nair of Curio Town

When talented people find each other they sprout brilliant ideas. Kanchan Todi and Ambika Nair are two such school friends who reconnected after many years, as if only to set up their fabulous store, Curio Town. The store curates handcrafted products sourced from across India. From Kutch to Dharmavaram, from the by lanes of Mumbai to a remote village in West Bengal. The duo has travelled the length and the

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How To Make A Stop Motion Video

{Click on settings and select 720 p to play in HD } How to make a stop motion video What is a stop motion video? A stop motion video consists of a series of images played back rapidly. It is the persistence of vision, pretty much like in videos. Things required in making stop motion videos. Camera (Phone, tablet, DSLRs, point and shoot) Editing tools such as Adobe Photoshop, light

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Travel

Visual Diary Of The Traveling Pants

My Vintage Bicyclette In Pondicherry

I met Fionna on an eerie Saturday morning, a French artist now settled in the French quarters of Pondicherry. Pondicherry was observing a political bundh…

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How to be a Pondy Wallah in Pondicherry

Watch the sunrise on the East Coast: After witnessing the gorgeous sunrise on the East Coast in the backdrop of an Ocean, I had to thank my…

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Travel Essentials – Packing for a weekend trip

I am ticking off places from guide books that speak of weekend getaways from Bangalore.  My last trip was to Kochi and I cannot even…

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Collaboration With Various Lifestyle Brands

What Are You Wearing Outside your office cubicles ?

Aren't setting Out Of Office messages on your Outlook express at work, a favorite thing to do ? Out Of Office - Weekend's Here Out…

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Meet the curators, Kanchan Todi and Ambika Nair of Curio Town

When talented people find each other they sprout brilliant ideas. Kanchan Todi and Ambika Nair are two such school friends who reconnected after many years,…

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let there be light and bling| Diwali shopping with Kazo

Diwali is almost here and I can barely contain my excitement as it is my favorite festival, hands down! Apart from shopping for the regular…

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People Of This Town

Shambhavi and Abhishek | Dedicated to the art of draping and designing sarees

I met Shambhavi and Abhishek while they were manning the Anavila stall at a textile and handloom exhibition.  The duo are textile designers at Anavila.…

Continue reading...

Meet the curators, Kanchan Todi and Ambika Nair of Curio Town

When talented people find each other they sprout brilliant ideas. Kanchan Todi and Ambika Nair are two such school friends who reconnected after many years,…

Continue reading...

My Vintage Bicyclette In Pondicherry

I met Fionna on an eerie Saturday morning, a French artist now settled in the French quarters of Pondicherry. Pondicherry was observing a political bundh…

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