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  • Kaadhukuthu

    The South Indian state of Kerala is known for many things. It reminds us of the luscious green carpets of tea gardens, the beguiling beaches lined with tall coconut trees, lip smacking delicacies and the warm hearted people. The tradition and festivals of this state mirrors the same. The most famous festival of Kerala , which is celebrated all around the world, is Onam. Read More

    Posted on Sept 17, 2020
  • Onam

    The South Indian state of Kerala is known for many things. It reminds us of the luscious green carpets of tea gardens, the beguiling beaches lined with tall coconut trees, lip smacking delicacies and the warm hearted people. The tradition and festivals of this state mirrors the same. The most famous festival of Kerala , which is celebrated all around the world, is Onam. Read More

    Posted on Aug 13, 2020
  • Rakshabandhan

    It’s the month of August; the air in my house has already started buzzing with the excitement for Rakshabandhan. My father is scuttling around trying to master technology, in order to send gifts to his sisters; delicious aroma of sweets and snacks prepared by the skilled hands of my mother, is wafting from the kitchen, making my stomach growl with hunger; my two sisters have a spring in their step as they know their gifts are safely hidden around the house. Read More

    Posted on Aug 10, 2020
  • Local Designs: Kerala

    Kerala is a region that is associated with gold since ages. Kerala and gold go hand in hand to a point of being stereotyped for the same. For a land that is rich in culture and tradition, this state has its fair share to contribute to the world of jewellery designs. Unlike other regions, Kerala concentrates more over gold jewels than other varieties. Read More

    Posted on Aug 10, 2020
  • A jewellery style map: chronicles of our jewellery heritage

    A jewellery style map: chronicles of our jewellery heritage

    Jewellery is often considered the most aesthetic expression of a culture and India’s jewels have stolen hearts (and been stolen, in return) around the world. It is said that the body attains form, becomes attractive and visually appealing once adorned with jewels, and this is traditionally termed as Alankara/Alamkara. Our rich culture and heritage is evident in how our jewellery evolved through the ages. Read More

    Posted on July 21, 2020
  • How to build a wedding trousseau from jewellery point of view

    How to build a wedding trousseau from jewellery point of view

    There’s something unique about Indian brides and the intricately designed bridal jewellery! Be it any culture, religion or tradition we follow; no marriage is complete without an elaborate jewellery collection. From magnificent statement neckpieces to chandelier styled earrings, it’s actually pretty exciting to shop for the various upcoming events preceding your marriage ceremony! Read More

    Posted on July 21, 2020
  • Gold as an investment

    Gold as an investment

    As a kid born in the digital era, I have never understood my family’s obsession for gold. Despite having an interesting childhood filled with comfort, good times and some blissfully memorable trips, one thing never stopped irking me. My parents work day and night and what do they do with the hard earned money? Lock it up until one fine day, giving it all up in exchange for a few gold coins. Despite asking millions of times, why they don’t spend it more, travel more, live their life more, the only answer I would get is, “It will come in use when we’re in a pickle.” Read More

    Posted on July 18, 2020
  • Wedding Themes: Iyer Weddings

    Wedding Themes: Iyer Weddings

    Any Iyer wedding will be incomplete without women singing this to the couple. It is to invoke the blessings of Lord Rama for the couples in holy matrimony. A typical Iyer wedding lasts about 2 days and has the following ceremonies. Read More

    Posted on July 18, 2020
  • Local festivals: Tamil Nadu

    Local festivals: Tamil Nadu

    Festivals form the crux of Indian culture and tradition. There are over 30 grand festivals celebrated across the nation. Each festival has great significance with respect to religion, terrain and season. Indian festivals bring us the image of vibrancy, happiness and heaps of lip smacking delicacies. While some are celebrated worldwide, there are many festivals that are rejoiced in the confines of states or even wee little hamlets. One such festival is Pongal, celebrated in Tamilnadu during the first 3 days of the Tamil month "Thai" which falls in mid-January. Read More

    Posted on July 18, 2020
  • Gold as an investment

    Gold as an investment

    Gold is one of the rarest items that can be deemed a luxury as well as a necessity. From ancient literature to history books to daily newspapers, gold has its presence marked in all of it. Especially in an Indian household, it is revered so much that some people buy gold only during the auspicious time of the day. During festivals it is considered to be sacred to worship the gold in the house, as it is the symbol of prosperity. What makes the glamour for gold last over centuries with its glory not diminishing, much like its lustrous appearance? Read More

    Posted on July 18, 2020
  • Intimate weddings

    Intimate weddings

    The evening twilight lit up the entire courtyard with an enthralling shade of orange. Too many things were happening, it just feels surreal. Seemed only yesterday I was teaching her to ride her bicycle on these very grounds. Her little voice screeching “Appa, keep holding the cycle, don’t leave me! Don’t leave me!” is still echoing in my head. A bittersweet smile crosses my face. Read More

    Posted on July 18, 2020
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    How to Select the Perfect Engagement Ring

    The engagement is a highly momentous occasion of a couple's life, where two people commit to staying together forever. The physical symbol of this beautiful moment is an engagement ring!

    However, finding a ring is never easy. If one doesn't purchase jewellery often, they may not be very knowledgeable on buying the right piece, and there are several options on the market! How does one decide what type of ring to pick up? Read More

    Posted on December 15, 2017
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    Important Tips for Buying Your Wedding Jewellery

    Your wedding is the most important day of your life, and every bride wants dazzle on this day. It’s the moment of “I do”. The moment when your fate is sealed with another.

    Jewellery is an important facet, adding the much-needed panache to your attire. The ornaments that you select will add to your aura, glow and overall look. Read More

    Posted on December 15, 2017
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    Jewellery for the Office - How to Select Pieces That Look Professional

    Selecting jewellery for the office can be challenging. You don’t want to go over the top and at the same time, jewellery adds personality to your entire office look.

    The critical fact to keep in mind while selecting office jewellery is your environment. You are a professional working woman and you need to ensure that the focus is on your job. However, the jewellery that you select will surely make a difference to your overall aura. Read More

    Posted on December 15, 2017
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    Jewellery Trends to Watch for in 2018

    Jewellery design is continually evolving with time. While some pieces stay forever eternal and classic, others adapt to modern tastes of the generation. Jewellery is increasingly becoming more personalized. Wearers now opt for pieces that stand out and give them an edge. Read More

    Posted on December 15, 2017
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    6 Tips to Care for Your Jewellery

    Everyone’s jewellery requires care and the occasional clean-up. There is no point investing your money in fine jewellery if it ends up looking lacklustre after a while. Caring for jewellery is as important as purchasing the right pieces.

    Every piece needs a right amount of care and attention. If you are not aware of the best tips to care and clean your jewellery, we are here to help. Read More

    Posted on December 15, 2017