It’s that time of the year again, when our hands don’t stop itching, shopping bags don’t stop spilling, and we don’t miss any exhibition/popup/trunkshow/ or any shopping experience whatsoever. Oh well i’m not complaining! Adding to our must-go list is this season’s Chorbazaar:festive shenanigans, curated by Paridhi & Abhishek Sukhani. A two fashionable affair is taking place in The Oberoi Grand Hotel, today (31st October) & tomorrow (1st Novemeber). Being the official blogging partner, i have my shopping guide by my side. Style-o-graph helps you navigate the 10,000 square feet space with no sweat!
1. Urvashi Kaur
Delhi’s favourite comes to calcutta with a festive edition collection full of gorgeously structured cuts & drapes , making for an understated beauty this Diwali.
PS: Don’t forget to check out her ‘kapda’ collection, huge favourite amongst bollywood celebrities.
2. Frou Frou By Archana Rao
Archana Rao’s collection titled ‘Once upon a town’ earned rave reviews at the recently concluded fashion week in Delhi. Inspired by tessellation motifs and old mosaic tiles, it has a play of print and hand embroidery giving all the garments a very tactile feel.
PS: It’s Pernia Qureshi Approved !
3. Surendri by Yogesh Chowdhry
Contemporary take on traditional cuts, playful use of colours, with a dash of quirky prints, Surendri comes back to the city with its latest collection. A perfect pick for this seasons cards party or your bff’s wedding!
PS: Bridesmaids can directly head to this stall.
4. Reboot by Anuj Bhutani
You can’t play stylish, unless you know how to play quirk. No points for guessing why Reboot is on top of my list. Stylish & Subdued yet Edgy! This designer aims to deliver oodles of style coupled with the benefit of ‘comfort luxury’. Subtle quirk is his last name.
Ward off evil in style with a fine jewelry brand from Bombay, EVAAYA, that incorporates the age old evil eye talisman, adorned in gold. Bespoke designs in Hallmarked 18kt Gold & Diamonds for Women , Men & Kids. It is the perfect gift for a mother to be, for little ones and anyone who wouldn’t mind some dainty jewellery that has an added benefit of protection from malevolent forces.
PS: ANUSHKA ROY KAPUR’s label exhibits in India for the first time at CHORBAZAAR.
6. Mal Kidswear
Celebrities & Socialites’ favourite multi designer Kidswear store from Bombay is another first at Chorbazaar. Find the best of indian designers under one roof. Let not kids feel left out!
PS: Apart from these don’t forget to check out, Lotus Sutr by Karishma Jamwal, Sourabh Kant Shrivatsav, Priyanka Parekh, The Bling Street Stall for accessories, Fooljhadi by Divya Sawhney, Object d’ art: hand painted functional art, and vraj: bhoomi.
“As festivity is looming large in the air, we have carefully selected a good mix of contemporary and traditional designers, including names that are regular participants at the prestigious fashion weeks of India. Concentrating heavily on textiles, off beat silhouettes and minimal bling, and everything else that is currently trending!”- Paridhi Sukhani (curator, Chorbazaar)
Find these & many more designers at this edition of chorbazaar, celebrating Festive Shenanigans. I hope this list is helpful, If i’m missing anything don’t forget to tag me and let me know in the comments below. Happy Shopping! Until next time,