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Lace & lawn
Till September 18, Amethyst
Ita��s time to update your wardrobe as Pakistana��s Sequence Lounge collection is now available in town. The line includes ready-to-wear kurtas, tunics and unstitched fabrics in lawn, malai cotton, chiffon and silks with Chantilly lace and cut-work. Priced from Rs.3,500 onwards. Details: 9382713370


Bangude-PulimunchiKonkan plate
Till September 21, Old Mahabalipuram road
Relish some lip smacking sea food as The Gateway Hotel IT Expressway is hosting a Mangalorean cuisine week. The dinner buffet features fish pulli munchi, neethi kori, kori roti and more, put together by Chef Mahesh Naik. Priced at Rs.950 plus tax per head. Details: 66802500



TTD-snip-2Mind sport
September 14, IIT Madras
If you are a brainiac, herea��s a chance to win an all-expenses paid trip to Sweden. The inter collegiate Sweden India Nobel Memorial Quiz, takes place on Sunday. Hosted by Kunal Savarkar, semi-finalist and content editor for Kaun Banega Crorepati, the event will also have lectures, seminars, exhibitions and cultural performances lined up. Age is no bar, you just need a team of three to register. Details: 9500009110


Business incubator
September 20, Online
Do you have a business model in mind and cana��t really get it going? Grab your opportunities with PayPal India. The company in partnership with The Indus Entrepreneurs is launching the Start Tank Incubation Challenge across cities, that will induct up to five start-up companies from across India, to nurture them for a better future. Register online at chennai.starttank.com/apply. Details: 8939958127

TTD-snip-8Sale stop
Saturday and Sunday, RA Puram
Sale-abration 2, the second fundraiser event to help the girlsa�� dance group High Kicks stage their next production titled The Seeker, is back in town with more collections of books, clothes, accessories, home dA�cor and refurbished DIY bottle lamps at amazing prices. Dona��t miss out on the home made food served at the yard sale. Prices from Rs.20 to RS.500. Details: 8754480048


TTD-snip-4bClick frenzy
September 13 and 14, Mirage Film Institute
Perfect for those who want to improve their photography skills, you can learn more than just how to click a photograph at the two-day workshop conducted by photographer, Sam Kunder, who was featured in international magazines including Digital Camera Magazine(UK), Asian Photography (Singapore) and Forum Magazine (Malaysia). The workshop will cover a wide range of topics from controlling
aperture, shutter speed to taking good portraits, still life, landscape travel and black and white photographs . Registration at Rs.5000. Details: 9952099040


Crafts point
Till September 21,
Rajeshwari Hall
Find interesting handicrafts and craft pieces from the Kollu craft festival hosted by the Kalai handicrafts. Find Jaipur bedspreads, pillow covers, jute bags, dresses, pashmina shawls from Kashmir, leather puppets, crockery items and Saharanpur furniture from UP. Dona��t miss out on the 20 per cent discount on the handlooms and 10 per cent on handicraft products. Priced from Rs10. Details: 9043644486Decorate




Animal love
September 14, Velachery
If you all looking to adopt an Indian puppy or kitten, or take home an adult pedigree dog, the Blue Cross of India is holding an adoption drive this Sunday between 1 pm and 5 pm. All you need to do is produce an address and an ID proof to take home your new companion. Details: 9840297942

ttd-snip-6Decorate with Dolls
Till September 18, Mylapore
This Dussehra, bring home some dolls from the all India kolu dolls exhibition organised by Preethi Handicrafts. Find figures made out of clay, papier mache, terracotta and marble stone. Choose from kondapalli toys, chennapatna toys and marappachi and avail up to 25 per cent off on the dolls. Priced from Rs.50.
Details: 9383740065