NIRAV MODI celebrated the launch of its first international flagship store in Hong Kong, at the city’s cultural and shopping landmark, 1881 Heritage.


The celebrations commenced with a spectacular ribbon cutting ceremony, officially inaugurating NIRAV MODI’s newest flagship store alongwith two honorary guests in attendance – world-renowned award-winning actress Zhang Ziyi, wearing Spring Delight Necklace and Earrings, and Korean superstar, Rain, along with Mrs. Angelina Ypma – Global President of NIRAV MODI, and Ms. Resina Wog – Director of Cheung Kong Property Holdings Ltd.


NIRAV MODI’s High Jewelry Collection was also showcased at this occasion, marking the first time these jewels were exhibitedin Hong Kong. The high jewels included the Water Lily Necklace and Earrings, the Cinderella Necklace, and the Spring Delight Necklace and Earrings. These jewels created an incredible glow that radiated in NIRAV MODI’s flagship store in 1881 Heritage.


With the festive season in full swing, we are always stumped while choosing the most unique gift for our friends and family. So here’s something extra special to surprise your loved ones and make this Diwali more special, thoughtful and celebratory. So get creative with these DIY ideas making it an interesting part of your home décor…

1)      Wind chimes
Use some colorful charms and strings to make a vivid wind chime.

2)      Flower vase
Make some brilliant use of the bottle. All you need are bottles, a little water, and a few flowers.


3)      Citronella Candles
Keep the bugs away while you relax outdoors with these bombastic insect repellents.


4)      Bedside lamp
Make your own side-table lamp using an upcycled wine bottle.


5)      Candle holders
Decorate your house with gorgeous candle holders.


430Le Mill’s co-founder Cecilia Morelli Parikh hosted a fashionable soiree at her concept store in Colaba to celebrate the launch fashion designer Prabal Gurung’s SS17 collection.

Bollywood actress Jacqueline Fernandez, Sophie Choudry, Cecilia Morelli and Anaita S Adanjania were dressed in Prabal Gurung. Others spotted at the event were Aishwarya Nair, Diva Dhawan, Gabriella Demetriades, Devita Saraf, Bandana Tewari, Kaykasshan Patel, Mallika Tarkas, Devika Bhojwani, Shaana Levy & Sheena Sippy.

Speaking at the event, Prabal Gurung said ‘’I design for a woman who is a global, glamorous explorer. Bombay is a key city in shaping this idea. The people, colors, textures, art, architecture and history of Bombay is incredibly inspiring. It feels wonderful to be back and I am so thankful to Cecilia for hosting this evening.”

430Lately celebrities and influencers celebrated the release of Michael Kors Access Collection of Wearable Technology – Smartwatches (Bradshaw and Dylan) and Trackers (Crosby and Reade).

The guest list was studded with Models such as Zendaya, Martha Hunt, Cami Morrone, SooJoo Park and Influencers/Bloggers such as Vafie Valkiers, Raquel Strata and Hanneli Mustaparta, to name a few.

430Ritu Beri launched an exclusive Khadi collection for Men and Women at her studio, presided bySmt. Meenakshi Lekhi,  in Sainik Farms, New Delhi.The collection celebrates India’s National Fabric–KHADI, consisting of Indo-western silhouettes and reflects Indian charm with a fresh flavour.

Beri tries to give Khadi a global image, by giving the fabric a modern twist, instead of restricting it to the image of yesteryears. The silhouettes are a mix of our rich tradition with a contemporary look- the clothes are easy to wear yet glamorous.

The collection is about easy dressing – essentially an eclectic blend of ghagras, salwars, choga like jackets and easy to wear tops. Interesting details and mix of appliqué as well as unusual embroideries in whites to pastels, metallics to black palette, enabling the freedom to create one’s own chromatic world of fantasy.

Gucci Garden, an imaginary universe of flora and fauna that adorn Alessandro Michele’s SS16 collection. See the houses new design lexicon at The Gucci Avenue Montaigne Store in Paris, which has turned into a true Gucci Garden, featuring a full of variety of giant creations such as birds, bees, tigers, snakes and hydras, as well as carnations and roses.

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430Held at AER Bar & Lounge, Four Seasons Hotel Mumbai, the city’s film fraternity stepped out for an elegant soirée with Chandon, on the side-lines of the MAMI 18th Mumbai Film Festival. Celebrating acclaimed director, writer and cinematographer, Cary Fukunaga, the evening was hosted by Sophia Sinha and Adarsh Jatia which had guests Kareena Kapoor Khan, Karan Johar, Ayan Mukherjee, Abhay Deol, Irrfan Khan, Zoya Akhtar, Madhu Mantena, Vikas Behl, Kabir Khan amongst others attending.

Juxtaposing its 10th anniversary in India, Body Shop unveils a fresh new design at its ‘ASIA FIT STORE’, in Delhi NCR. The store exuberates the splendor of nature through its ambience and opulence. With this store, the brand offers a heightened personalized customer experience through unique display of products and experiential zone which ensures to uplift the sensorial experience of any customer.


India’s first Asia Fit Store is a wonderful way to bring our Commitment to life for our customers. We have always been recognized for the positive values we embody, so we’ve increased the spotlight on our iconic products as well as the fine ingredients and communities we work with.


The new store adds to The Body Shop’s repertoire of ethically and sustainably-produced quality products with new bespoke elements that allow for even more personalized consultations that the brand is known and loved for.


The Body Shop Asia Fit Store in India is the third store in the world after Japan and Singapore to showcase new design elements that help create a more inviting ambience for consumers. Wood furniture made from FSC – certified timber in natural oak finish and a warmer colour palette accompany a “hanging garden” ceiling raft which brings consumers back to the brand’s roots.

“The Beauty Pageant’s Greenroom” by Industry expert Rita Gangwani provide the reader a plethora of life skills….everything one would like to know about enhancing their personality, polishing social etiquette, being articulate, perfecting their style of dressing…basically projecting an image that unanimously stands out in the crowd.


As the name suggests, the book guides a beauty pageant contestant, smoothly and swiftly through the entire process of entering a pageant right from filling up the form to winning the Glittering Tiara. The book is a Gamut of the nuances of life skills for everyone who wishes to shine and glitter by grooming themselves just by holding a book and not having to go through the rigmarole of attending grooming workshops.

Rita Gangwani retired as Lieutenant from The Indian Armed forces (MNS ) , nicknamed as GURU-COOL by her students is an inspiring Indian Motivational speaker, Author, Pageant coach, Etiquette consultant, Actress, Healer and entrepreneur of international repute. Ranked high amongst Indian motivational speakers, her seminars and workshops are well known for their high quality content backed by her unique and entertaining style of delivery. She has been an expert as well as a jury for many prestigious national and international beauty pageants and contests. She has trained many aspiring models Beauty Pageant contestants, some of whom have gone on to represent India at various very prestigious pageants and contests all over the world.