Raj Thandhi

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Breakfast at Soirette

“You know those days when you get the mean reds?” “The mean reds, you mean like the blues?” “No. The blues are because you’re getting fat and maybe it’s been raining too long; you’re just sad, that’s all. The mean…


Wishlist: Michael Kors Tote

I have a confession to make – I have never bought a designer handbag before. In fact, the most expensive purse I’ve ever purchased was a Nine West crossbody bag that cost $49. The reason for this is two-fold; I’ve…


DIY: Update a Statement Necklace with Nailpolish

Lately I’ve really been itching for a new statement necklace, but everything I liked was too far out of my budget. I tend to get bored really easily with jewellery pieces so I’m not willing to invest too much in…


Favourite Find Rimmel Eye Liner Pencils

Today’s favourite find is Rimmel eye liner pencils – their soft pencils rock! {My two absolute favourites: L- Special Eyes Liner in Azure, R – Soft Kohl in Jet Black} I recently received a few different Rimmel eye liner products to try out, and am completely…


Decorating with Teacups

For the last few weeks I’ve been on a quest to find the perfect teacup. Quest might seem like a strong word to use for a regular shopping trip, but when you’ve visited malls, speciality stores, thrift shops, and spent…


What to Wear to a Blog Conference

It happens before ever major blogging event; my facebook and twitter streams fill up with people asking the question – what to wear to a blog conference? Tomorrow is the Bloggers and Brands Conference in Vancouver (I’m an ambassador), so…


What’s the Right Age for Ear Piercing?

This weekend we had a pretty big milestone at the Thandhi household; Z got her ears pierced! If any of you have be been questioning the right age for ear piercing like I was – Z is 5 1/2 years…


DIY Glitter Shoes

  My five year old daughter is obsessed with sparkly shoes, just like her mama. After a recent trip to Old Navy she was completely disheartened; the pink sparkly tennis shoes she fell in love with didn’t come in her…


TOIFA 2013

What an amazing experience I had covering the first annual Times of India Film Awards (April 4-6) – it was a phenomenal opportunity. How does a fashion and style writer end up at a Bollywood awards show; one she’s a…


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