India's premier luxury lifestyle women's magazine

'21 Issue 01

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Waiting for You

Conceptualised by Akanksha Pandey

Paying homage to Wong Kar-wai’s cinematic explorations of longing, isolation, forbidden desire and hopeless romance, a photo series – shot exclusively for Verve – captures the poetic visual atmosphere of three films from the influential Hong Kong director
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How Netflix India’s Srishti Behl Arya Keeps Audiences Hooked

Text by Shraddha Jahagirdar-Saxena. Illustration by Aishwaryashree

The director of International Original Films at the OTT platform speaks about her role and the diverse voices whose stories she is green-lighting
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#RealBeautyScience, Brillare, Featured, Jigar Patel, new beauty brand in India, oil shots, Online Exclusive, vegan hair oil

From being ideated in a 10-by-6-foot research lab to appearing on your cosmetics shelf, a deep-dive into the birth of an upcoming Indian personal care brand
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Viraj Khanna Is Creating His Own Visual Language

Text by Akanksha Pandey. Photographed by Neal Bhaumik

The Kolkata-based collage artist, sculptor and fashion entrepreneur is developing new ways to merge his varied creative interests
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For the Record

Text by Reem Khokhar. Images courtesy: Family Fables Co.

Samrata Salwan of Family Fables Co., a publisher of personal histories, is turning memories into memoirs to chronicle the unique legacy of individual families and connect several generations over their shared heritage
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Ayurvedic beauty, clean beauty brands, conscious beauty brands, Daughter Earth, Featured, home-grown beauty brands, Online Exclusive, packaging beauty products, Prasanthy Gurugubelli, R & D of beauty products, sustainable beauty brands

How does a conscious beauty brand carve a niche for itself in the current landscape, when the industry is inundated with new sustainable offerings on a daily basis? Prasanthy Gurugubelli, founder of Daughter Earth, talks to us about garnering a cult following on the back of robust R&D and stringent sourcing processes
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