Style Bazaar returns with its first outing this year

Here's our pick of shopping destinations to head to this week

Rebecca Vargese Published :  01st March 2017 12:37 PM   |   Published :   |  01st March 2017 12:37 PM
With Holi fast approaching, festive bazaars are the staple this season. Looking to get a head start is Sheetal Jain, curator of the tri-annual lifestyle and fashion exhibition-and-sale, Style Bazaar. In its first outing of the  year, the 10th edition of the bazaar will see 60 designers from across the country showcasing a range of not just festive clothing and accessories but also bridal trousseau essentials.

Around town

Explore a curated selection of blouse 0terns at The Unstitched Length at Kingsley. And if you haven’t managed to find the right  pairing, Ahalya, founder of Kanakavalli, will offer a tip on how to make a perfect match. Rs 500 onwards. At Kingsley. February 24-26.  From 10 am. Details: 42855111.Also try handcrafted ethnic kalamkari apparel and saris at the third edition of the Kalamkari Festival organised by Hyderabad-based entrepreneur Sangeetha Rajesh. Rs 3,500 onwards. At Luz House. From February 24-25. Details: 9248025432.Delhi-based label Sampada brings a collection of handlooms from across the country. Catch their spring collection featuring zari piped kurtas and crinkled anarkalis at C P Ramaswamy Iyer Foundation. From February 26-28. Rs 2,500 onwards. Details: 9560597125.

While regular participants like Golden Weaves from Delhi and Siyora from Mumbai are back, choose from a wide range of apparel from newcomers like Bhandej for their tie-and-dye garments, fusion wear from Kaaya by Priyanka Rathi, mul and chanderi dresses from Debina, and Vastra by Payal. “With the summer approaching, most of our designers are showcasing linen and cotton garments. Straight cuts are something to look out for in this edition,” says   Sheetal, who is also a financial consultant. In the accessories section, keep an eye out for quirky handbags and wallets from Shor Sharaba and bejewelled slippers from Fooba and Fidaa.
Rs 500 onwards. At Hyatt Regency. February 27- 28. From 10 am to 9 pm. Details: 9840119732