'19 Issue 06 | Verve Magazine - Part 2
India's premier luxury lifestyle women's magazine

'19 Issue 06

Fashion, Get The Look

Think Twice

Styling by Ojas Kolvankar

‘Fashion with function’ is the mantra of modern style, and Verve gets five original minds to describe how they reframed the standard avatars of traditional attire and cast them in a contemporary mould
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The Sultan Ahmed Mosque or Blue Mosque, Istanbul

Just Passing Through Istanbul

Text by Neeta Lal

Neeta Lal comes away with a fresh perspective on Istanbul as she trawls through its galleries, biennials and art fairs
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Exclusive: Behind The Indian Adaptation Of Agatha Christie’s Iconic Murder Mystery

Text by Shraddha Jahagirdar-Saxena. Photographs by Joshua Navalkar

In conversation with director Melly Still and three of the actors (Shernaz Patel, Sonali Kulkarni and Denzil Smith) about the highs and challenges of ‘recontextualising’ the popular Agatha Christie murder mystery into an Indian setting
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Double Talk

Double Talk

Text by Anandita Bhalerao. Illustrations by Rohan Hande

The pursuit of knowledge for its own sake shouldn’t be a luxury reserved for the young (or rich), just as learning a new language doesn’t have to be limited to classrooms. Anandita Bhalerao explores the stories of six individuals and the eclectic mix of languages acquired between them
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A Story Unto Himself

Text by Sadaf Shaikh

Having grown up as a member of the Stolen Generations -- indigenous people who were forcibly erased from the fabric of Australian history -- Larry Walsh is imbuing contemporary vigour into the lost tales of his ancestors
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Cakes

Letting Them Eat Cake

Text by Zaral Shah. Photographed by Joshua Navalkar

Thanks to these mindful entrepreneurs who were inspired to modify their sugar and carb consumption habits themselves, Mumbai’s holistic fitness seekers don’t need to rethink ordering dessert…
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