Archive for April, 2013

The Pink City Pt 2

Our hotel was an oasis in the middle of the bustling city. Old-world charm combined with modern amenities, Narain Niwas Palace was like the “polki” diamond, the kind Jaipur is famous for-raw, beautiful, not too polished-vintage in feel, and so unique. The hotel courtyard was the perfect meeting place for guests savoring tea, or having …

Into the Heart of the Pink City

In search of color inspiration for my Spring / Summer 2013 line, I decided to travel to Jaipur in northwest India. While I have been to other parts of Rajasthan, the Pink City had eluded me till date. On arrival into the city, we were greeted warmly by our turbaned chauffer, then whisked off to …