Raksha Bandhan 2018 special: The Indulge guide to Rakhi gifts in Kolkata
It's that time of the year again, to buy the choicest gifts for the ones with whom you have shared the same womb. It's Rakhi time and all the siblings out there are tearing their hair apart to get the right gifts for each other that fits the budget, too. For those in Kolkata, here are a few options that Indulge has shortlisted:
Designer wear for brothers
You can also surprise your brother with menswear designer, Poonam Kasera's designer kurtas. These stunning, traditional and contemporary kurtas from her pret collection will be up for grabs on a whopping 20 per cent discount. Besides kurtas you can also choose from a wide range of sherwanis, jacket sets, pathan suits, and bandhgalas, kurtas.
Address- 7, Deodar Street, Kolkata - 700019
Contact- (033) 2475 7407 / 9929; 8335800043(WhatsApp no.)
Costume jewellery from Pretios
Pretios by Dwiti Bhuwalka is offering a 20 per cent discount on a select range of stunning rings and earrings. Go ahead and indulge your sisters without burning a hole in your pockets.
The brand's USP lies in the exclusive designs and finesse that they provide. This collection has handcrafted silver and sterlium jewelleries with Swarovski Zirconia.
Address- Rosekandy office, 5th floor, Aspirations Vintage, 12, Pretoria Street, Kolkata - 700 071
Contact- 033 3008 9209/ 98300 87134
Store Timings- Monday to Saturday, (except second and fourth Saturdays), 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. (by appointment only)
Starting price of jewellery- Rs 2,000
Shop at Schillere
Choosing the perfect gift can be a tough task. At Schillere take your pick from a wide range of aromatic candles, pretty diffusers, premium incense sticks, essential oils, floating and scented candles and more for your sibling. To make this Rakhi extra special, you can even buy a quirky clock, home accessories and artificial small trees.
Price: Rs 3,500 onwards
Shop online: www.stellarhome.in
Bespoke attire for sisters
Designer Saroj Jalan has curated a new line of women's clothing for this special occasion. Exquisite embroideries and embellishments with unique designs will surely make your sister stand out from the rest.
Address : 68, Block C, Bangur Avenue, Kolkata - 700 055
Contact : 93398 41002/ 91521 58651
Happiness Hamper for brothers
Gift your siblings a box full of sweet and sour surprises, such as Masala Focassia, Flat Exotic Cheese Bread, Amritsari Chana Triangle, Mushroom Pesto Tarts, Mac & Cheese Kebab, Samosa Pin Wheel, Oriental Bao, Mexican Sweet Overloaded Potatoes, Urlai Kebab, Vegetable Lasagne, Sitaphal Malpua, Rose Brownie, Coconut Rum Ball, Baklava Cheese Cake, Oreo Pops, Rainbow Fudge Pop, Lemon Tea Cake with fresh toppings, and Kokum Cooler Mocktails.
Where: Café 4/1, 4/1, Camac Street
Pocket pinch: Big hamper – Rs 2,595 AI / small hamper – Rs 1,995 AI
Pamper your sister with goodies from Sephora
Take your pick from a wide selection comprising lipsticks, shimmering powder, moisturising creams and juicy hand balms. You can buy one of the 30 shades of lipsticks in cream, metallic or matte finish or buy one of those non-greasy hand balms with super addictive fragrances. Besides there is a range of moisturisers from brightness enhancing to anti-fatigue and anti-blemish ones. The weightless Sephora Shimmering Powderis also a cool option to settle down for.
Gift Hampers from Yauatcha
Michelin star diner Yauatcha has exotic Rakhi Gift Hampers in three variations: A box of six exotic macarons, choice of flavoured tea packs and a gift voucher, which can be utilised acording to convenience, starting from Rs 1,288 only.