6 of Prince’s Iconic Looks

Musician and style icon Prince Rogers Nelson (famously known as Prince) passed away last week at his Minnesota estate. He was 57 and since the age of 18 became known as much for his over the top, gender breaking outfits as much as for his boundary pushing controversial music. A symbol of defiance for sex stereotypes,…

Mirchi And Mime

On Mumbai’s to-do list, this beautiful restaurant sits close to the top with panache. And unfortunately, as someone living in Mumbai, I figured this out much later. Nonetheless, I’m glad I did when I did. Why is this restaurant so special? Because it’s the only restaurant in the city that encourages the use of sign…

5 MUST HAVE WOMENSWEAR BRANDS THIS SEASON

We’ve finally entered spring (or in our case, brutal summer) head on. And the temperatures only seem to be soaring. With the commence of the new season and the end of Lakme Fashion Week, we have more than enough reasons to stock our wardrobes with the best in fashion. However, with a variety of silhouettes…

6 MUST HAVE BOTTOM WEAR FOR MEN

Unlike women, senseless buying has never appealed to men. But sometimes you just have to let go off your old tattered jeans and invest in a few essential staples. Why, you ask? As much as I’d hate to admit, your first impression (before you charm someone away with your wit and wisdom) is solely based…

HOW TO WEAR A PENCIL SKIRT LIKE A CELEBRITY

If you love pencil skirts, the history behind this timeless fashion might just interest you. When the Wright Brothers first chose a female passenger to ride in their plane, chains and propellers cranked close to her, blowing her skirt up (think Marilyn Monroe style). To avoid a disaster, the brothers tied a rope below her…

Sammy Sosa

With a high rating online and lots of coaxing by friends, we entered Sammy Sosa on a not-so-busy Wednesday night. The smell of enchiladas and tacos in the air hinted at the possibility of a pleasant evening. Little did I know what was in store. After taking our seats, browsing through the menu and hogging my way…

5 LOOKS UNDER 1000 FOR THE GIRL ON A BUDGET

With Budget 2016 India out and about, quite a few things that we held near and dear have become expensive. From cars and cigarettes to eating out and airfare, a number of things are all set to pinch our pockets. But what hit us the most (and right where it hurts) was the excise to…

ARE YOU MAN ENOUGH TO WEAR PINK?

While the “Pink is for girls and Blue is for boys” rule seems to be a rather timeless law, surprisingly this concept came into origin relatively recently. Apparently, until early 19th century, toddlers were dressed in all white dresses irrespective of their sex. And in fact, the dividing line for donning pink wasn’t between women…

5 WEEKEND GETAWAY LOOKS FOR MEN

Summers are approaching and you must be looking forward to ditching that heat with a quick weekend getaway. It could be a little trip to the woods in the outskirts with your lady or a quick catch-up with the boys over a trek. While you keep your mind set on the women you meet and…

6 MUST-HAVE FASHION ACCESSORIES TO COMPLETE MEN’S WORKWEAR

They say a gentleman’s work wardrobe is a piece of art and a direct reflection of his work ethics. But what sometimes takes a backseat is the importance of essential accessories to complete your workwear wardrobe.  Accessories have the power to turn your entire look around even when you aren’t inspired enough to be stylishly…

6 STEPS TO PLAN THE PERFECT VALENTINE’S DATE

With 14th February coming closer, we certainly feel the excitement and the butterflies in our stomach. If you’re fretting about it and haven’t even got down to zeroing in on what to do on the D-Day, you are at the right place. The Closet brings you some time tested ideas on how to plan the…