A friend just tipped me off about this – Ikea has just launched an India-inspired limited collection! It’s a story of three firsts for Ikea – India, Pinterest and Facebook. Called True Blue, the collection draws upon Indian design influences, all in the colour blue. And Ikea seems to be testing out Pinterest and Facebook […]
This post was first written and published on an older blog in October 2005. Another trip to Bombay – three days of hectic work, traveling, missing meals and some socialising and serendipitous-bumping-into-friends. It was the first time that I didn’t so much as get to look at the beach or the sea, except a couple […]
(continued from here) …and as fleeting as the breeze on Pondicherry’s seaside promenade, the flaneur passes, leaving no trace, but bringing back a few snippets, just a day’s walk’s worth.
How long does it take for a flâneur to find that little blister in the fabric of the city to be able to start peeling its layers away? A few days? A week? A month? How many years? Certainly more than a single day, spent walking around in flip-flops under a 30 degree Centigrade […]