So Precious!

They say designing a piece of jewellery is the beginning of a lifelong relationship of pure passion powering the crucible of creativity. Shilpi Madan locks six leading gem fanatics and designers in conversation, to ferret out the pearls that make up their most memorable creations farah khan NATURE IN A CLASP There have been many […]

The Writer’s Way

The printed word has a deceptive sense of finality. Once bound, it appears flawless, carved in stone, indelible. The crisp, bound sheets create the illusion of perfectly formed sentences that have transitioned magically from the author’s imagination to the page. In reality the writing process is steeped in imperfection. The journey of thought and expression […]

Neha Dhupia

Not so long ago, Neha Dhupia was known as a sex symbol. Of late the former Miss India has been exploring new ground with smaller, independent films like Delhi Heights, Ek Chalis Ki Last Local and Rajat Kapoor’s soon-to-be-released Mithya to connect with young, hip city audiences. Shilpi Madan chats up with the actress who […]

Smoky Seduction

Play up the drama of your eyes with darker hues this spring, says Shilpi Madan Scared you might end up looking Gothic if you try the smoky-eyed look? Don’t be. If you get it right, sultry accents can yield virtual eye candy. You can look flawlessly fantastic in minutes by bringing in deeper hues into […]