Posts by The Understated

Shirting the Skirt

As much as we all enjoyed watching the award-winning performance of Neha Dhupia in her most recent hit Tumhari Sulu, what we could simply not get off our minds was: how effortlessly she carried her Lady Boss character and those outfits. Of all the outfits she sported, midi skirts with the shirt were one of our top choices. Though not a very new concept, we couldn’t get our eyes off

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Trend Alert !!! Dress over Jeans

Yes you read it right! No it isn’t a laid back style… and definitely works for more than the conservative few. Be it on or off the ramp, we have seen this trend travel around the globe This trend of wearing a maxi over a pair of jeans, making more use of your summer dress and creating a totally street cool look, has evolved for the better, over the time.

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Shopping Xpress!!

Hey! The PARTY season is here. And we bring these finest collection for all you lovelies who are still not sure of what they will be wearing in the party. For those last minute shoppers 😉 Just as we have super sales going all around, we have been stalking some of the best party trends you can quick buy. Just order an express delivery online or drop into your favourite

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Quick OatCake

Ingredients: Oats, Semolina, Salt, Pepper, Green Chilly, Mixed Herbs, Yogurt, Water, Oil, Urad dal, Curry leaves. Quick Oatcake i.e. Oats Pancake traditionally named Oats Uttapam is an example of a quick healthy meal, that can be yummy too. For batter quickly roast some oats and transfer it in a bowl, add equal amount of semolina (suji/rava), you may add few spoonful of flours like rice flour, gram flour (besan), ragi

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Wardrobe Mash-up

A thumb rule of fashion says to invest in quality basics and always have them on place. The basic essentials in your closet are the ones you will forever repeat, and yet they’ll never lose their appeal. The white tee, that button-down shirt, those blue jeans you trust; these pieces are eternal. Not only because they are perfect to wear all time, all day, but also because they give you

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Let the Eyes Talk (Part-1)

As the beauty and fashion industry gets more unorthodox, we find some real crazy doable makeup trends this season. Make alive the artist in you, treat your face as the canvas and create the best masterpiece. Some simple, some bold. Here are a few eye makeup inspirations that are drool-worthy and definitely worth a try. 1. Lift the bottoms-up Yes! you have been playing with the upper lids for ages

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Trending the Tradition

No matter how good is the tradition, with times it needs to just be reinvented with a touch of modernism to keep it alive. A Saree, being one such creation, possesses a beautiful 9 yard of elegance which has never stopped attracting the designers and fashionistas, ever since it was discovered. Over the millennia, it has not only become a sensuous and glamorous wear, but also the ‘canvas’ for weavers

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PomePine Juice

Ingredients: Pomegranate, Pineapple, Ginger, Lemon. Take pomegranate seeds in a blender jar adding required water, pulse it for a couple of times (until the outer layer of seeds break). Please don’t blend, just pulse (start & stop quickly), as if the seeds break completely the juice will turn bitter. Strain and keep aside. Again add in the blender pineapple, little ginger & lemon juice as per your taste preferences. Blend

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9 Days 9 Ways

Navratri means 9 days of playful festivity for one and all. We see tasteful display of trends; be it music, dance or fashion. And as much as we long to be a part of it, deciding what to wear for all 9 days becomes really difficult. A lot has changed over years, trends come and go playing around the traditional roots of handicrafts & handlooms (Gujarati embroidery, kalamkari prints, bandhani,

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Happy Feet :)

Personal hygiene is very important and thinking of all the challenges your feet face in monsoons and otherwise, it is quite essential to take special care to protect them from infections; keeping them clean & happy. For those spa/parlour frequenters, regular pedicures is an easy answer (make sure that the instruments used are properly sterilized and clean). But for those who do not have time to visit a spa/parlour or

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