Last week was quite a buzzing one in Hyderabad where the party-hoppers had a lot to choose from. The swish set from the city was seen at ITC Grand Kakatiya at a cake mixing session, kick-starting the Christmas fervour even before Diwali arrives. The guests relished their champagnes and cocktails while catching up with one another at the pool side, along with live music, followed by a scrumptious lunch.
Socialites Saru and Sandeep Mehta celebrated their silver jubilee wedding anniversary and their close friends and family joined them in the celebration. Their daughter Sharan welcomed the guests and made sure they were well-attended to.
The dance connossieurs were seen with their friends in tow at Saptaparni where Natya Swara hosted a solo Bharatanatyam recital by Kiranmayee Madupu. The performance that lasted 75 minutes kept the audience engrossed throughout.
Meanwhile, the fashionistas in the city had a gala time too. International Institute of Fashion Design, Hyderabad, organised their annual graduation ceremony. The show was held at Taj Vivanta and Mrs Earth 2015 Priyanka Khurana Goyal attended the do and presented the certificates and achivement awards to the students.
Also, models walked the ramp wearing Victorian attire designed by Shantanu & Nikhil at BMW festival and fashion show which was held at KUN exclusive. The couture from the collection were mostly in bright colors with intricate embriodery, black and red colours were predominantly used. Among the duo Nikhil Mehra was present at the show. Recently the Chief Executive Officer of Mercedez Benz Roland Folger was here in the city to inaugurate a luxury car dealership showroom in Hyderabad. The showroom was in line with the brand’s latest global standards and is both impressive and luxurious.
— (The writer is a yoga exponent and co- founder of Touch a Life Foundation. She loves connecting with people)