Shopping diaries Till October 30, Anna Salai
If you are still shopping for Diwali, check out the exhibition-cum-sale at Co-optex Vanavil Showroom, for all your handloom products. From handmade organic cottons and silks to Kanchipuram silk saris and silk dhotis, find all things festive here. From Rs 550 onwards. Details: 8754580061
Till October 31, The Chamiers
Designer Sangeeta Boochra’s latest jewellery collection from her Jaipur-based brand, Silver Centrre, is here. Find hand painted silver meenakari jewellery that includes chaandbalis, jhumkis, bangles and necklaces in bright colours and gemstones. From Rs 2,500 onwards. At the store on Chamiers Road.
Till October 30, Collage
It is that time of the year when you must dress up in your best to celebrate the festival of lights. Grab your favourite at the exclusive exhibition at Collage, where you will find everything you need—from Madsam Tinzin’s dresses to Payal Jain’s white embroidered jackets and kurtas. Rs 10,000 onwards.
At Collage, Greams Road. Details: 28291443
Have a blast
October 29, East Coast Road
Country Club Jade Resorts wants to make your Diwali special this year. From a special buffet menu to magic, mimicry and a dance show, your family can have a fun-filled day. Also on the cards is a grand firecracker show. At Jade Resort, ECR. Entry at Rs 630
(for non-members). Details: 37470800
November 5, The Farm
If you are ready to do your bit for the environment, then the interactive workshop, Become a Zero Waste House, will tell you how. To be conducted by The Farm’s sustainability consultant, Maya Ganesh—through demonstrations and audio-visual clips—it will cover topics like waste segregation and management, how to reduce, reuse and recycle inorganic waste and how to make sustainable lifestyle changes. At Rs 1,500.At The Farm, OMR.