Bandra | Verve Magazine
India's premier luxury lifestyle women's magazine


Shrima Rai, Digital Influencer

The Instagram influencer invites us to explore the little haven that she has created for herself and her sons, which allows them to remain within a 10-minute radius of their Bandra ecosystem, as they navigate food stores, hair salons, coffee shops and outdoor parks in the area….
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Koramangala Social, Bengaluru
February 15, 2017

Be it Bandra, Hauz Khas or Koramangala, there’s one for every budget in each thriving neighbourhood.
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payal khandwala, bandra store, designer, india, mumbai

Take a Tour of Payal Khandwala’s New Store

Text by Wyanet Vaz. Images by Prateek Patel and Payal Khandwala

"I handpainted the lotus murals on both the gold and silver leaf walls." The designer takes us through the making of her store
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Gaurav Bhatia, Mamta Anand, Mona and Essaji Vahanvati, Bharat Kapoor at the launch of Art Of Time in Bandra
January 17, 2016

Overheard: "It's time to update my collection of watches!" at the unveiling of Art Of Time's first store in Bandra, Mumbai
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Mehboob Studios, Bandra

Mehboob Studio… Times Past And Present

Text by Alpana Chowdhury. Photographs by Ritam Banerjee.

Mehboob Studio’s heyday as a hub for Bollywood’s escapist confections may be over, but its walls continue to resonate with the sound of music at festivals like the Mahindra Blues, or come alive with intellectual debate when Anita Desai and Mahasweta Devi hold forth on matters literary.... Constantly re-inventing itself, the dream factory acquires new avatars to adapt to changing times, discovers Alpana Chowdhury
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Chai Coffi, Versova, Andheri
April 24, 2011

Chic yet casual, these plush eateries opened by Mumbai entrepreneurs are places where food is more than just a passion. Verve locates four new food hubs that are guaranteed to leave you craving for more
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