cold shoulder top

Show off that cold shoulder!

Unless you have been living under a rock, you know that cold shoulder tops are all the rage. You can wear them with jeans, with skirts, as dresses, as jumpsuits and what not! Given that it is a trend that can be seen on almost every item of clothing, you would imagine it would be … Continue reading Show off that cold shoulder!

eating cambodia

Eating & Drinking in Cambodia – Part 1

Sometimes, I think Suraj and I are closet hedonists. We derive way too much pleasure from good food and drink. When we travel, we get just as excited by what is the local delicacy or drink as we do about discovering a hidden alley or seeing a forgotten monument. Everything tickles our fancy - where … Continue reading Eating & Drinking in Cambodia – Part 1

gold shoes

How to Wear Gold Shoes & Not Look Like Elvis!

Have you ever bought a pair of shoes that was so striking, that your entire outfit had to be built around it? I did! I bought a pair of Gold Creeper shoes from Koovs. (no clue what creeper shoes are, do you know?) Picking an outfit that would not compete with these shoes proved to … Continue reading How to Wear Gold Shoes & Not Look Like Elvis!

spring floral maxiskirt

Spring is here!

Being from a tropical country like India and living in a coastal city like Chennai, the only time I truly see Spring is on the runways and in people's clothes. While I was growing up, I fantasized about April showers and May flowers, with perhaps a few windmills in the distance to complete the bucolic scene. … Continue reading Spring is here!

travel story

Travel Story #1 – Heaven in a Bowl

People travel for a number of reasons, but at heart, I think everyone travels because travel is intensified living, as Rick Steves says. We have more new experiences in ten days of travel than we probably do the rest of the year. Travel challenges our prejudices, forces us to adjust, learn and adapt in ways … Continue reading Travel Story #1 – Heaven in a Bowl