What is your favorite music genre?

Let’s rewind to when I was 10. I hated my Indian classical music lessons. But I loved listening to my Dad’s LPs and dancing with Mom to Daddy Cool. Saturday afternoons meant Eric Clapton and…

Hit the Vagabond Road

The first thing that struck me about Zajazza (when I met him for my introductory DJ lesson) was the ease with which he played music. It didn’t matter if he was showing you how to…

Rei Kawakubo: Fashion’s Reluctant Artist

  Fashion and contemporary art have always been like cousins. They share the blood of their ancestors, but they are different. There is a hint of rivalry and a dose of mutual admiration. On a…

H&M’s Wes Anderson campaign was just the Christmas present we needed this year

If you saw life through rose-tinted glasses, would it be a Wes Anderson movie?

Stocking Stuffers 2016: Under 100$

If you are gearing up to buy your loved ones something fun this year, then this curated wishlist is a go-to. Sure, you can forget all about it and land up with a bottle of…

Dubai Watch Week should be on your weekend itinerary

From the time I was fairly certain that I wanted to be a writer, I was sure of one thing. My writing would strive to deconstruct the world. My sentences would be short I vowed,…

Dubai Watch Week: Time for Art

Tomorrow begins our most anticipated annual horology event, Dubai Watch Week, which returns for its second episode under the Patronage of Her Highness Sheikha Latifa Bint Mohammed Bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Vice Chairman of Dubai Culture…

Swarovski at Dubai Design Week

Swarovski is going to participate in the upcoming Dubai Design Week with a specially commissioned outdoor installation by Emirati designer Zeinab Al Hashemi in support of regional art and design.

Car Park Tales

With the clubbing scene rapidly expanding in the beautiful city of Dubai, entrepreneurs are constantly searching for ways in which they can help move Dubai forward. The love for this bustling city makes them want…

When we #metD3

Spring evenings have their own charm in Dubai. You may not believe there could be spring in the desert, but there is. The one after the sandstorm, when it’s windy and cool and every one…