Things-To-Do: Sales, Exhibitons and More
Another week rolls by and here’s another list of things that you could look forward to. Get your big shopping bag out and head for the different sales and exhibitions across the city; catch film screenings and more. Also, check out the latest InOnIt Guides for a host of spas and salons across Western Suburbs.
Sales and Exhibitions
30th June, 2012 – A sale where you can get your hands on branded tops, shoes, funky accessories and more. Head to Lagerbay on Saturday, 30th June 2012 between 11:00 am and 5:00 m for a Garage sale by From The Rabbit Hole, a venture by two fashion bloggers, Aastha Atray and Dhruvi Shah. All products are priced below Rs. 1,500.
Note – All transactions have to be made in cash. No debit/credit card facility available.
30th June to 1st July, 2012 – Shop for a flirty and vibrant line of apparel, handcrafted fashion jewellery, bags and shoes at a 2 day exhibition in Colaba. Tantrum, The Golden Ball, Inkberri and The Source are some of the brands on display.
Address: 32, Shangrilla Building, Opposite Colaba Post Office, Mumbai 400005.
Timings: 10:30 am to 8:30 pm.
2nd to 12th July, 2012 – SoBo is back with its Monsoon Sale. Select from a range of apparel for men, women and children, and accessories with discounts starting from 25%.
4th to 7th July, 2012 – Ensemble goes on sale with up to 70% off on designs by Tarun Tahiliani, Rohit Bal, Gaurav Gupta, Anamika Khanna and more.
7th July, 2012 – A fundraising event by the NGO Akshay Prathisthan titled Brother’s @ 2012 will take place at Four Seasons Hotel in Worli from 10:00 am onwards. The fundraiser will feature a display of handcrafted merchandise and help support the cause of able-bodied, underprivileged families.
Shop for handcrafted bags, belts, footwear and fashion jewellery that encompasses both traditional and contemporary designs at Malaga’s annual sale with a discount ranging from 10% to 50%.
French Connection kicks off its annual Spring Summer End of Season Sale. Pick up dresses, jumpsuits, accessories, tops, tunics, jackets, shorts, shirts and more from their Spring Summer collection ’12 with a discount of up to 30%
La Scarpa, an Italian designer store that houses footwear, bags and belts for both men and women have announced their Monsoon Sale. Get products from international designers like Artioli, Clavin Klein, Fabi, Chloe, Marc Jacobs and more at a flat 25% discount. The sale is valid till 8th July, 2012.
Food and Nightlife
29th June, 2012 – Palladium’s World Food Friday this month features an entire range of Mexican goodies such as old el paso, el sabor, le costina and staples such as herbs and spices. Also, check out the vats display of food items from tomato salsa, pineapple salsa, guacamole, in-house nacho chips and more.
Address: Outside Landmark entrance, Palladium, High Street Phoenix.
Timings: 1:00 pm to 8:00 pm
1st July, 2012 – Catch the Euro’s final match with your mates as you sip on chilled beer and bite into appetizing food at 36 Oak and Barley. The restaurant has a cover charge of Rs. 500 per head. You can get a Rs. 200 discount on the price of a large drink and can order for a beer bucket for Rs. 600 (plus taxes).
4th July, 2012 – Vinoteca by Sula will be hosting a special dinner of Pintxos and Tapas with all those who would like to meet their Master Winemaker Kerry Damskey. The dinner is priced at Rs. 2,500 plus tax and service charges and will also feature the first ever tasting of Sula’s Sauvignon Blanc and Riesling. For more info and bookings, call 8691033900.
Events and Shows
29th June, 2012 – Catch the English film, A Decent Arrangement at Little Theatre, NCPA at 6:30 pm. Directed by Sarovar Banka and starring Shabana Azmi, Vikram Kapadia and others, the movie is a contemporary comic drama that explores the complexities of ethnic identity. The movie shows a side of India not commonly seen by Western audiences. Seating is based on first come first served basis (NCPA members will get preferential seating).
3rd July, 2012 – Landmark and Leadstart Publishing will host the launch of the book, A Bolt of Lightning, a debut novel by Satyeen Nabar. The novel will be released by Naseeruddin Shah and former Billiards World Champion Michael Ferreira at Landmark, Infiniti Mall, Andheri at 6:30 pm.
6th July, 2012 – Join Jerry Pinto, Gieve Patel and Abhay Sardesai as they go down memory lane to trace the origins of one of India’s oldest poetry collectives in Mumbai, Clearing House at 7:00 pm in the NGMA Auditorium. Entry is free and seating is on first come first serve basis.
6th to 8th July, 2012 – NCPA will showcase some of the most treasured bandishes created by legendary composers that will be performed by eminent artistes in the NCPA Tata Capital Bandish 2012. The festival will also have a photography exhibition from the NCPA archives of eminent Hindustani musicians who have passed away in the last decade. Tickets range from Rs. 120 to Rs. 500 for non members and from Rs. 90 to Rs. 375 for members.
Kodak has recently launched ‘Kodak Collections,’ a range of stylish, elegant and thematic wedding album collections. These are available in a plethora of design options – Classic, Traditional and Modern. Check out the website for more details.
Extra Mile Cafe in Bandra, inside Anita Dongre’s showroom, has workshops for creative writing, personal styling, photography and bartending among others which will be conducted every week. There will be free workshops every Monday. You can book a seat at a discounted rate prior to 1st July, 2012. Contact 9004060766 for more details.
Address: Ground Floor, Inside Anita Dongre’s Showroom, Linking Road, Bandra, Mumbai 52