We might not have much of a winter, but the coming of spring is still a welcome notion. Paying homage to the season was the Wild Garden Tea Party hosted by Aruna R Krishnan and Kiran Rao, who said, “What better way to celebrate spring than with fashion, food and flowers.” And Amethyst proved to be the perfect backdrop for the story to unfold. The event saw a fabulous turnout with the ladies putting their best foot forward in maxis, flouncy dresses and wedges.
This week seemed to be all about indulgence, and the theme continued with the launch of Jiva Salon at the Taj Club House. Hosted by general manager Ian Dubier, the evening saw the attendance of the city’s swish set. Guests got the grand tour of the salon and spa, and then moved to the poolside to enjoy some fine wine and cheese.
The week ended with an interesting solo performance by French artist ‘Human Brigade’, hosted by The Park and Alliance Française. We were given a taste of her special brand of electro pop—vocals fused with electronic sound tracks. A lot of people who were there out of curiosity were pleasantly surprised with what they heard. You ask this performer about the name choice and she says, she’s human first before anything else and ‘brigade’ represents the minorities all over the world.
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