From a conversation with FableStreet founder Ayushi Gudwani to museum hopping in London - your weekend fix!Team YS
Are you looking for premium workwear? Premium workwear brand FableStreet was founded by Ayushi Gudwani, who believes in the power of ideas and finding ways to bring them to fruition. Her mantra, ‘stylish workwear meets flattering fits’ led her to the launch FableStreet, where she curates made-for-the-office clothes with functional designs coupled with 'FS Sizing Algorithm' to create ensembles that look great on all body sizes. She speaks about her work and her hobbies that range from travelling, fitness, and Netflix.
What makes the Kingfisher calendar so special?
Atul Kasbekar, fashion photographer and Bollywood film producer, is best known for his annual Kingfisher calendar shoots and for being the honorary chairman of the Photographer's Guild of India. In an exclusive interview with YS Weekender, he speaks about his experiences while shooting for the calendar and his passion for photography.
A breath of green for urban spaces
Mumbai-based Plant Studio is pushing beyond hurdles to breathe life into urban spaces with a dash of green. A brainchild of Komal Garg and Angud Bhalla, a former TV writer and an adman, the company is what you would call a modern plant studio. They create vertical gardens, install live plants, plant paintings, and so much more. The duo spills the beans on what got them started, the season’s hottest plant trends, and their whacky creation for Junior B, Abhishek Bachchan himself.
Holidaying with a pinch of history
Are you looking for a holiday full of fun and with a peek into the past? Here’s a firsthand account of an exciting vacation spent on museum hopping in London, the cultural haven for history lovers across the world. From the Natural History Museum to The National Gallery, The Victoria and Albert Museum to the Tate Modern, there is plenty of history and art to view that will enrich your life.
Dining with strangers - not so strangely
Imagine going for dinner to a simple yet rustic cafe in Bengaluru after a regular day, where the meal is a community dinner consisting of strangers. These strangers are from different walks of life, sharing stories of their travels as they enjoy a sumptuous spread across a long table. If the idea appeals to you, head over to Hungry Travellers Café, which fosters a love of travel and great cuisine among the fun-loving and adventurous Bangaloreans.
Proust with Joy Singh of Raasta
Goumtesh Singh aka Joy Singh is from Jammu and is the Co-Partner of Raasta, the Caribbean Lounge situated in Hauz Khas Village, New Delhi and many other ventures. He holds an MBA degree in International Business. His restaurant, Raasta won an award for its Cyber Hub outlet. Here are his answers to our Proust questionnaire, where he speaks about his greatest loves, his regrets, his achievements and much more.