Wedding Wardrobe: Anasuya

I will be the first to admit – I love everything Bombay. And so, it’s no surprise, I love my Bombay Brides (do the names Shonan, Anushka & Masaba Gupta ring a bell?) Since I spent a lot of my early school years in Mumbai, and went back there for college, I have a lot of Bombay people on my Facebook list. One of them is a girl called Anasuya. She was my batchmate in college, and if there’s one thing I remember about her, it was how I perpetually saw her in silver jewellery during those 3 years on campus. Why is this important? You’ll find out soon enough.

Anasuya popped up on my Facebook feed last year. In bridal finery. That I loved. We had a long chat over coffee at a Delhi cafe, where she showed me all her gorgeous wedding photographs while exchanging notes on how Delhi life compares to Mumbai (she’s moved to the Capital to live with her husband, Ashish). I loved so many things about her wedding, and was particularly excited to feature our first Malayali couple on the blog.  Continue reading “Wedding Wardrobe: Anasuya”

thedelhibells: Post-Wedding Shoot

Find all the stories from my wedding (Sangeet, Wedding Reception, Honeymoon, etc) under thedelhibells series. This is post #16.

thedelhibells post wedding shoot cover photo

I was slightly nervous typing the words –

“Dear Snigdha & Vinayak, I’m a big fan of your work…in fact, your were on the dream photography team list for my wedding…”

I was composing an email to Snigdha Sheel & Vinayak Das, the husband-wife team of Photo Tantra, one of the top wedding photographers Continue reading “thedelhibells: Post-Wedding Shoot”

ATWP: Offbeat Wedding Destinations in India

Image courtesy: Joseph Radhik
Image courtesy: Joseph Radhik

We recently featured a wedding planning company whose work we absolutely adore – The Wedding Design Company (WDC)! Have you seen the pictures of weddings they’ve done?

We roped in the extremely talented team at WDC to do a series of Ask The Wedding Planner posts with us. You ask all your wedding-related questions, and we get the experts to answer the top queries! Beginning…RIGHT NOW!

Today’s question is about Destination Weddings, so if you’re planning on having one, you probably want to read on. Continue reading “ATWP: Offbeat Wedding Destinations in India”

Vendor Review: The Westin Sohna Resort and Spa

Westin Sohna Resort & Spa

Yet another review by the super helpful, and very pretty bride – Sahiba! All her wedding functions took place at the beautiful Westin Sohna Resort and Spa (Sohna-Gurgaon, not to be confused with the Westin Hotel in Gurgaon). I’ve also been here for a weekend stay with the family last year and I’ll give you my 2 cents on the property at the end of the post. First though, read what the bride had to say, in her review of The Westin Sohna Resort Continue reading “Vendor Review: The Westin Sohna Resort and Spa”