FUR COAT: FIRSTS IN ICELAND

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Atop the Hallgrímskirkja Church in Reykjavik

My recent trip to Iceland was filled with many firsts: traveling as an engaged couple, seeing the northern lights, driving through a volcano-side river, and eating foods like shark and whale, etc. Adventures one could write a story book about. Getting lost in the experience of Iceland is easy. But every experience in Iceland is rooted in the country’s natural beauty. Among all the firsts, my trip also had a very unexpected “second-first”: my first fur coat my first, secondhand, fur coat. Continue reading

HOW TO WEAR WHITE IN WINTER | #GIVEAWAY

how-to-wear-white-in-winter-no-nonsense-giveaway-christmas-in-new-york-dc-fashion-blogger-nyc-fashion-blogger-indian-fashion-blogger-winter-fashion-1My holidays kicked off last weekend with a stroll through the Bryant Park Winter Village in New York City. Surrounded by charming art shops and Trump protests, my outfit had to be chic yet on-the-go-ready. This holiday season I am giving away a pair of No Nonsense jean leggings, like the ones I am wearing here, with a few tips on How to Wear White in Winter. Continue reading

TEA INDIA AT THE CABIN #GETYOURKADAK

Tea India at the Cabin #GetYourKadak Cover

A moment of joy always follows a sip of chai.  The warmth of each sip floods one with memories of the best ordinary things.  Chai from mother’s hands.  Chai after a dawat (a family feast).  Chai with favorite childhood biscuits.  The warmth fills inside and out.  That is why a variety of Tea India chais was the perfect thing to pack for a relaxing weekend getaway to a cabin in the woods. Continue reading