Have you been rampaging through the internet, looking for inspiration on what to wear this Diwali? Are you tired of seeing heavy anarkalis and shiny salwars? Do yourself a favour and keep your over-th
09 Sep 2020
There’s nothing like a sunburn and a suntan to put a damper on all the summer fun. Not to mention the accompanying DNA damage. Our columnist SAUMYA CHAWLA presents a handy guide on how to choose the b
12 Apr 2018
It’s been a couple of years since I moved back home after college, and 80 per cent of the time this feels like a delicious and wonderful decision.
14 Mar 2018
I know this has been said before — but it still amazes me that sometimes, you spend your entire life thinking you know something but actually have no idea.
06 Mar 2018
It’s safe to say that this is undeniably my favourite time of the year at gym. We’re safely turning into March; and this is when all the zealous New Year resolutions slowly die out. Everybody abandons
27 Feb 2018
When the time comes (very soon) that I am old enough to be exactly everyone’s grandmother; I’m excited to let you guys know that I’ll be prepared with a ton of genius life hacks, fun stories and const
20 Feb 2018
For some, February 14 is a day to celebrate romance. For others, it’s a day to drink and forget about the person who didn’t text/call back.
14 Feb 2018
My beauty writer senses are prickling and I simply must find out.
13 Feb 2018
I am going home to mask,” I declared, tired after 20 minutes of meaningless social interaction. 2018 has barely started and I’m already feeling the heat.
06 Feb 2018
A mong the several other things that have dawned upon me recently, I realised that clinging on to your pleasant and charming teenage rebellious nature into your 20s is rather difficult.
30 Jan 2018
This week, perhaps I could share stories about how jet-lagged I am from flying in from Paris because (obviously) I had front row seats for all the Spring/Summer shows.
23 Jan 2018
I’m on a mission right now. A not-so-covert operation where I remove all the magnifying mirrors from the face of the earth.
16 Jan 2018
Guys, I know I mention my boyfriend obnoxiously often here, and that it’s slightly extra. I KNOW, okay??? Even he has pointed it out to me.
09 Jan 2018
When I left my job in newspapers last year to explore the fashion industry further, I took a list of contacts, a lifetime’s supply of ballpoint pens and the unwavering belief that the term ‘dress for
02 Jan 2018
Papa, don’t grow old,” I threw my arms around my father and pleaded; and held him tighter and longer than I have in a very long time.
26 Dec 2017
The past few weeks have been a big, smelly-doozy, crap fest.
19 Dec 2017
Let this column serve as my last will and testament — stating that I, Saumya Chawla, being of sound mind and body, shall be so generous as to share with you a few life-changing tips and products to he
05 Dec 2017
There are as many reasons to go on a holiday as there are places to go.
28 Nov 2017
Chennai-based skincare brand Astrea produces handmade solutions for all your skin woes. The brain behind the brand, Sharon Sabina Natrajan, makes her own formula that’s free of chemicals.
22 Nov 2017
Have you ever looked at yourself in the mirror and been greeted by a red face, bloodshot eyes, trickling nose goo and a sweaty reflection frantically looking for ice cubes and tissues? Do you ever find yourself thinking, “How did we end up here?” Well that was me last week.
21 Nov 2017