Life in a foreign country: Things i have loved and missed about India all these years.

Wearing a Textile Gajra (Hair accessory): Check out Pure Ghee designs for amazing varieties of textile Gajras & jewelry. Mix and matched an old cotton dress with a handloom cotton dupatta from Jaypore. Silver Earrings with intricate work: Shyle by Astha   Hi everyone! First of all, a little late but Happy 72 years of Independence to our beloved country and to one another. If i could describe the word “Independence” in my words, is to be able to live my life in my own way, on my own terms, without being burdened by any unjustified social norms or preconceived notions; slow and intentional, just the way i had always wished for. It’s a privilege to have a freedom of…

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A world where women are #knotforsale : FREELEAF handmade products.

  When i started my journey as a blogger and a storyteller, my idea was to whole heartedly share my personal experiences & stories with the surrounding world. Moving to a whole new country amongst unknown faces and starting a new life with very little help and no family around had a handful of experiences and sufferings attached to it and that was supposed to be the highlight of my blog. At that time, i really didn’t know what i was signing up for as a blogger. The passion behind narrating real life anecdotes as a secret voice with those who can understand and relate has become so much more than what i had imagined in the beginning. I have met…

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Old, rustic & Sustainable x What is Slow Fashion? #MadeinIndia

Dress and bottoms: Jaypore  Necklace: Delhi Haat and World art community (Upcycled fabric necklace) Can also be found at Tjori. Kohlapuri slippers: Aprajita Toor Label Fabric bangles also from Jaypore For those who are not aware of what i really do apart from blogging, I am an Architect by profession, someone who wants to live a creative life, no matter if its small or big but certainly don’t want to die an ordinary one. I love to capture moments of my life through photography, love to express my feelings and real-life experiences through my blog and love to design or create spaces through my knowledge of Architecture. The reason i am sharing this is directly related to the topic i…

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Redefining Culture & Choices #MadeinIndia

Dress: Ambraee Jewelry: Janpath and personal collection Footwear (Kohlapuri): Aparjita Toor (same, similar, similar ) Location: Ugrasen ki Bauli, CP, Delhi   Ever since I moved to the United States 4 years ago, I have been living my life in an ironical situation. Irony being the love I always had for my beloved culture, fashion and beliefs yet being unable to follow/wear it so often. For people who know me personally, have seen me expressing it in real life but portraying it in my words on my very own blog was something long overdue. I try to work on themes & my invariably evolving thoughts about life, beliefs and habits in such a way that more & more of you could relate and take inspiration. Inspiration…

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