Shilpi Madan

Animal Blingdom

Jewellery designer Megha Malik’s animal motifs in precious stones invite you to explore the wild side

02 May 2019

Fizzy Goblet: Footloose and fanciful

Entrepreneur Laksheeta Govil of Fizzy Goblet has turned the traditional jutti into an edgy, contemporary and chic footwear

13 Apr 2019

Magic of Melange

She shaped a space that used to be a wine cellar into a fashion house way back in the 90s at South Mumbai’s tony Altamount Road.

24 Mar 2019

Urbanising a traditional craft

Meet trailblazer Rosalind Periera, who has been shaping the lives of thousands of underprivileged artisans through her initiative while reviving the traditional, dying art of hand-knotting.

03 Mar 2019

Memories in Black and White

Nailing him for a chat is slightly difficult, but not impossible.

24 Feb 2019

The Cauliflower Caper

There is richness in the green sepals as well.

24 Feb 2019

Bag these beauties

Growing from Bengaluru to New York, Aranyani has also  launched in Bali in the Far East and in Surat in India, with now sights set on Delhi.

02 Feb 2019

In conversation with the designer of Deepika Padukone's Kanjeevaram wedding saree

We speak to K Radharaman of luxury label Advaya by the House of Angadi, which designed Deepika Padukone’s Kanjeevaram wedding sari, on his 600-year-old family legacy of contemporising weaves.

18 Jan 2019

Bathing beauties

The heady fragrance of bourbon, peach, cherry blossom and more assail your senses as you walk into the brand new Bath & Body Works on the second floor of Mumbai’s Palladium Mall.

12 Jan 2019

Bean there, soya that

The humble soya bean has now been sassed up to make inroads into our plates in more ways than one.

06 Jan 2019

Tasty tapioca treat

Used in various forms—flour, meal, flakes and pearls—it is dubbed as fatty and filling. So one needs to eat it in moderation, unless you wish to pack in the kilos. 

15 Dec 2018

Meet the Chairwoman

Her early days, working with furniture major BoConcept in New York, prepped her for the big responsibility.

29 Nov 2018

Designing dreamscapes

Then there are several luxury residential projects in Dubai and Bahrain coming up, she reveals. Clearly, the sky is the limit.

17 Nov 2018

Naan that Makes Healthy Sense

For all the naan addicts who thought that the Indian bread could only come yeast bellied, rejoice.

17 Nov 2018

In Granny’s Fashionable Footsteps

It is a label that her grandmother, Vanina de War, started with big dreams.

01 Nov 2018