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


November 26, 2019

At a time when unmarried women were the exception, ’60s superstar Asha Parekh defied the norm and rejected a long list of suitors. Bollywood history rookie and the soon-to-wed Sadaf Shaikh reconciles her 21st-century feminist ideology with the still-single actor’s understated iconoclasm as their conversation elides the 50 years between them. . .
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Fashion, Get The Look, Rococoesque gowns
April 05, 2017

How To Give Your Romantic Summer Wardrobe A Twist

Photographed by Munsif Molu. Styling by Chandni Bahri. Model Courtesy: Rasika Navare, Anima Creative Management. Make-Up by Rosario Belmonte and Hair by Yianni Tsapatori, Both From Anima Creative Management

Rococoesque gowns, dramatic tulles and dainty petticoats spell romance, while a rebellion is under way in ornate ribbons, lace and gothic frills
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Capital Comment
February 13, 2016

Is Our Loudness of Being Killing Romance?

Text by Madhu Jain. Illustration by Hemant Sapre

Romance has too many enemies these days... who writes poems for their beloved anymore? Here is the case for love in a world gone madly commercial
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Unconventional Romances, Valentine's Day, romantic comedy, movies, Hollywood, Amelie, Wall-E, Warm Bodies, Eternal Sunshine of the Spotless Mind, Drive, Only Lovers Left Alive
February 12, 2016

From anime and animation, to violent and mind-bending sci-fi, there's a love story for everyone here!
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Relationships, Technology
March 03, 2015

Electronically uncoupling

Text by Huzan Tata

Relationships these days are less about the thoughtful gestures and more about apps couples can use together. But a romantic at heart explains why she feels phones aren’t really smart when it comes to love
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Dilwale Dulhania Le Jayenge, Bollywood
February 27, 2015

A Romance Reboot

Text by Shashi Baliga

Love in Hindi movies has come a long way from the symbolic representation of two flowers brushing against each other. Verve talks about the themes that Bollywood is currently in love with
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