Indian Saree: Inspired By + Inspired Buy

A suitcase of sarees—that’s the heaviest piece of luggage I had to check in at Mumbai’s Chhatrapati Shivaji International Airport. It weighed 23kg—not an ounce less than my allowance. There was a tight knot in my stomach as the Swiss Air agent put the baggage tags on my black, banged-up Samsonite. I watched it sluggishly …

MUNICH: INSPIRED BY + INSPIRED BUY

If you’re visiting Munich for Oktoberfest, you are bound to certain wardrobe expectations.  Guys are urged to bare their hairy legs in lederhosen, and women are encouraged to look like pretty Alpine dolls in their dirndl—accentuated waists and bosoms especially appreciated.  As much as I wanted to pack a bodice and apron in our trip …