Blog, Wedding Diaries

Bengali Bridal Jewellery – Part Two (Brooch & Nath)

Bengali’s have always taken immense pride in their refined taste for music, poetry, art and cuisine. Having said that, their taste for Bridal Jewellery cannot be overlooked. This post is in continuance to my previous post on Maang-tika/Tikli/Matha-patti/Tiara, one of the essentials of Bengali Bridal Jewellery. In case you had missed out on the previous… Read More Bengali Bridal Jewellery – Part Two (Brooch & Nath)

Blog, Wedding Diaries

Bengali Bridal Jewellery – Part One (Maang-tika/Matha-patti/Tikli/Tiara)

Jewellery forms a very integral part of a wedding. And when it comes to Bengali wedding, sporting the traditional heirloom jewellery that one has inherited from their grandmother-mother is a must! Starting from the “Sitahar” to the “Chik”, the “Jhumkos” and the “Kaan”, the “balaa” and the “ratna-chur”, Bengali weddings have witnessed an elaborate jewellery… Read More Bengali Bridal Jewellery – Part One (Maang-tika/Matha-patti/Tikli/Tiara)

Blog, Food, Recipe

Khaman Dhokla Recipe

Although I am a Bengali by birth, I have a soft corner for Gujarati and South Indian cuisine. However, since curd is a staple ingredient in most of the Gujarati recipes, I have always avoided trying them (Let us assume that I have a hate-hate relationship with anything that has got to do with curd).… Read More Khaman Dhokla Recipe

Blog, Product Review, Skincare

Juicy Chemistry Argan & Mango Butter Masque (Pre- Shampoo Hair Spa) | Product Review

Gone are the days when hair spas would be limited to a visit to your expensive salon. Hair Spa Creams and Masques have made things quite simpler. When Nykaa decided to come up with their 15% discount offer on all products from Juicy Chemistry, I did not bat an eyelid and ordered quite a few… Read More Juicy Chemistry Argan & Mango Butter Masque (Pre- Shampoo Hair Spa) | Product Review