The romance of the sunshine metallic sheen of gold continues to entice the hearts of women, and the designs have become trendier to cater to the demands of the modern Indian bride. The multifarious designs from leading jewellery brands like Tanishq, Asmi, Estelle, Oyzterbay and Sparkles stand testimony to the changing tastes of youngsters and elderly alike. Apart from the widely popular delicately crafted gold jewellery embedded with semi-precious and precious stones, gold jewellery with antique finishes are also much in vogue for its dreamy old-world charm. An abundance of floral patterns in pendants, earrings and necklaces can be found in this section.
Shyam Zaveri has introduced a range of glittering collections for the wedding season. With gold prices shooting off the roof, the showroom has brought in a wide collection of lightweight jewellery in intricate designs that look gorgeous for the special occasion and are also easy on the pocket.
Elegant, pure and ethereal, what can excite a woman more than the glittering charm of the diamonds. The Indian bride is getting increasingly drawn towards the eternal beauty of this precious stone. More than an investment, it is the prestige that wearing a diamond brings. The diamond collection at the showroom includes necklaces, bangles, earrings, pendants and finger rings. Gold, white gold, diamond and, now, platinum.
The fashion conscious in the city has turned to the pristine metal to add sparkle to their attire. The eternal metal is making waves as many brides turn to this white metal for an elegant look. As more people are looking for exclusivity, platinum is finding a place in the trousseau. Flaunting the white lustre for weddings and even for daily wear is now the latest fad among the people. Shyam Zaveri has introduced an attractive range of platinum jewellery in the form of chains and rings. There are no making charges on the purchase of its platinum jewellery collection.
For the wedding season, Kalaniketan has come up with a glittering range of wedding sarees with ‘Mangalyam Collections’. The mall is offering a flat 20 per cent off on Samudraika, Samptkara, Varayoor, Navarathna, Kalpavriksha, Stothra and Kanchi Pattu range of sarees at Chennai prices.
Add a zing to the special occasion by bringing home a dream kitchen and decking up your interiors with designer furniture. Godrej is offering a discount up to 20 per cent on its range of home furniture, cupboards and modular kitchens till February 28. Avail a flat 16 per cent discount on the basic value of modular kitchens of Godrej during the period. The kitchen can be custom-built to suit every customer’s functional requirements, budget and aesthetic choice. An attractive range of furniture for living room, bedroom and dining room are also available. Agarwal Home Comforts have introduced special offers for the wedding season. On purchase of Restonic Spring Mattresses, the store is offering a complete set of comforters, bed-sheets and pillows along with a 10-year guarantee. The store also has a range of trendy soft luggage from VIP.
In the electronic goods segment, the dealers have come up with a range of enticing schemes. Galaxy is running a mega exchange mela on ACs, colour TVs and DVD players. On the exchange of old ACs of any make, the showroom is offering a new split AC at the rate of Rs.16,990 along with free installation. On exchange of any old black and white or colour TV, customers can take away a brand new TV set at attractive prices. And on exchange of old tape recorders or VCD players, a 5.1 channel DVD player is being offered at Rs.1,990. Similar offer will also be launched on home appliances shortly.
In the automobile segment, the ‘All New Innova’ comes up as a multi-utility vehicle. It’s a vehicle suitable for the entire family and brings in a classy look, according to Jayendra of Leela Krishna Toyota. The all-new Innova comes in six colours – silver, champagne, light blue, metallic blue, super white and dark red mica.