Forum mall, a key destination for shopaholics in Chennai is all ready to welcome Diwali in a grand scale. Owing to its location and the plethora of options in lifestyle, fashion and food, it is a Goto place for most of us for shopping extravaganza. Lifestyle stores known for its “multi-floor multi-brand under one roof” shopping experience has its presence here. What we love about Lifestyle is the convenience of checking out various brands in one place. Be it Ginger, Bossini, Code, Fame Forever, And, Vero Moda, Levis, Kraus on the western wear collection and Melange, Biba, W, Global Desi, on the ethnic / fusion collection (and the list goes on), we can find them here and so Lifestyle store is our first option for clothing shopping. We are an ethereal lot having our own perception of what suits us best and we are happy to get into Lifestyle as everyone of us has options. On the occasion of Diwali, we checked out Lifestyle stores for us and here is what we saw –
Come summer and it is time for a wardrobe change. Thicker clothes give way to light and breezy collections. In tune with the season Shoppers Stop has launched its summer collections from exclusive brands. Shoppers Stop is known for their traditional wear to ultra modern, western wear collections. If you are the traditional kind looking for anarkalis, salwar kameez, tunic tops, Kurtis on a trendy note, check out Haute Curry. Be sure to check out the kaftans, crop tops with coldshoulder or cover-ups.
The trend today has moved a bit from traditional chic to stylish formal wear that doubles up as perfect fit for office wear for young professionals. Eliza Donatein is here at Shoppers Stop with its feminine yet official collection.
Viveks, yes our own Viveks India is holding a Warehouse sale on 25th, 26th and 27th March2016. It was amazing to see a huge display of televisions, Airconditioners, washing machines, refrigerators, fans, coolers, mixies, grinders, laptops, mobiles and you name it and it is there – latest and at an unbelievable price. This is no simple advertorial since we ourselves checked out various prices and was amazed at what was offered to us in the latest Television and washing machine since we are buying it ourselves.
Online shopping has come of age, whatever we thought would never be sold online are now in the virtual shelf. Vegetables, fruits, grocery, name it and we have a list of online businesses offering it and that too with lot of discounts, promotions, bundled offers and what not. Still, if you are the one who believes physical shopping is best, do try out these guys and I am sure you will get hooked onto it.
We came across an interesting dialog in one of the stage plays we watched recently. The name of the play was ‘ID’ directed by K.Vivekshankar. There was a youngster advising a village guy to go for online vegetable shopping and gave the merits of it. Incidentally and surprisingly, there was no reference to any online shopping site. It was interesting and hence we decided to try out online grocery shopping and fruits and vegetables from BigBasket.com