Spending It

This Diwali... light up your life with these bright new buys.

Anumeha Chaturvedi | Print Edition: October 18, 2009

Divine Worship Collection from Frazer and Haws
Made of sterling silver, this perfectly hand-crafted collection includes bowls, diyas and Lakshmi and Ganesha figurines. The imposing and stunning renditions of Ganpati are crafted in terracotta and are gold-gilded for effect.
PRICE: Rs 2,200 upward
AVAILABLE AT: Frazer and Haws stores in 11, Lodhi Colony, New Delhi, and Bandra West, Turner Road, Mumbai

The Diwali gift collection from Patchi includes a variety of dark and white chocolates in joyous shapes of Lakshmi and Ganesh. You could also choose from an exhaustive customised menu and have it arranged and packaged in designer porcelain or silver ware, available at the boutique. Stock up on these sinful must-shares for family, friends and business associates.
PRICE: Rs 3,000 per kg
AVAILABLE AT: Patchi boutiques at Atria Mall, Mumbai, and Select City Walk, New Delhi

Bowls, barware and more from Swarovski
It’s Diwali and it’s all about lights. Can the shimmering Swarovski be far behind? From crystalline tealights and bottle stoppers to toasting flutes and cocktail glasses, choose from a range of faceted crystal creations in eye-catching designs.
PRICE: Rs 5,600-35,000
AVAILABLE AT: The Right Address, Soami Nagar, New Delhi

Mahatma Gandhi Limited Edition from Mont Blanc
Mahatma Gandhi was one of the most charismatic figures of the 20th century. A man of great vision, whose thoughts and deeds have inspired generations. Paying homage to the Father of the Nation on his 140th birth anniversary, Mont Blanc has come out with a range of limited edition fountain and rollerball pens.

The 925 sterling silver mountings on cap and cone are shaped to resemble a thread on a spindle and the hand-crafted 18 K solid gold rhodium-plated nib depicts the finely engraved image of Mahatma Gandhi.
PRICE: On Request
AVAILABLE AT: Mont Blanc boutiques in UB City, Vittal Mallya Road, Bangalore; The Taj Mahal Hotel, Mansigh Road, New Delhi; and Grand Hyatt Plaza, Vakola, Santa Cruz (East), Mumbai

Autumn-Winter Collection from Van Heusen
With its classic shirts in bold shapes, interestingly embellished trousers woven in TR silk blend, and slim suits in shades of silver grey and navy blue, the fresh new line of fashion apparel from Van Heusen makes sure you step out in style. A set of shirts woven in Italy, and crafted from soft mulberry silk, are the season’s highlight.
PRICE: Rs 1,499-8,999
AVAILABLE AT: Van Heusen stores in 100 ft. Road, Indiranagar, Bangalore; E-Block, Connaught Place, New Delhi; and Oberoi Mall, Goregaon, Mumbai

Accessories from TAG Heuer
Taking its inspiration from Steve McQueen, Tiger Woods and the Monaco and Carrera Series, the brand new range of accessories from TAG Heuer includes chamfer-edged cufflinks, leather belts with iconic Heuer buckles, an easy to use watchwinder, and a 30 GB safety card.
PRICE: Rs 9,000-15,000
AVAILABLE AT: TAG Heuer boutiques at DLF Emporio, New Delhi, and Grand Hyatt Plaza, Mumbai

Classic Collection from Milleret
“Classic” from Milleret is the new range of watches for men and women. The matching designs make it an ideal gifting option for couples and the iridescent and sparkling Wesselton diamonds add to the charm.
PRICE: Rs 15,000-1,50,000
AVAILABLE AT: Leading watch outlets across the country

Violently Happy from Sisley
Fluid fits and soft and fluffy fabrics define this new collection from Sisley. Ramp up your wardrobe with party dresses, jackets, scarves and knitwear.
PRICE: Rs 1,999 upward
AVAILABLE AT: Sisley stores in Greater Kailash, New Delhi, and Oshiwara, Andheri (West), Mumbai

Jewellery from PC Jewellers
The yellow metal shakes off its traditional, conservative image in this stunning new collection from PC Jewellers. With sleek and slim lines, and new textures and patterns in bangles and chains, there’s no reason why you shouldn’t go digging for gold.
PRICE: Rs 10,000-50,000
AVAILABLE AT: PC Jewellers stores in Karol Bagh, New Delhi, and Sector 18, Noida

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