Humour Category Archives

The Cycle of Relationships

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Billions of in the world, and every single one of them fall in and out of love in a singular fashion. Don’t shoot the messenger. You might miss the message.     Some things happen for a reason. Others just come by season.    Related posts: Relationships Pink reminded me how urban cities like Delhi browbeat working women #TrueStory: Overheard in Fashion Week: Amazon India Spring/Summer …

#ShilpaShettyReviews: the funniest one liners from yesterday’s madness

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The last few days have been pretty heavy with the Pride Week and stories from the LGBTQ gang… so Shilpa Shetty’s apparent faux pas yesterday came as a definite breather. Reacting to news that Harry Potter and Lord of The Rings was now a a part of school syllabus in ICSE boards, Shetty suggested that books like Little Women and Animal Farm be a part …

#TrueStory: Overheard in Fashion Week: Amazon India Spring/Summer 2017

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We do love eavesdropping during Fashion Weeks. Possibly, only a little less than we enjoy watching the beautiful clothes. Here’s some off-runway honesty from those in the know, when they thought no was listening. 😉 (We’re always listening, heads up.) The Organisers   Shout out to MSA-2 and our mother’s insistence than we wear bras!   This one’s for the unsung interns Can’t wait to hear the gems …

Missing The Point: celebrity sound bites.

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There’s an ad infinite number of times that celebrities have hit the target, but missed the point. These two are just my favourites 😉 It should not be hard to guess, but let’s play a game where you tell me who these celebrities are. #FunGameToPlayWhileDrunk! Related posts: NYE will probably suck, but your outfit doesn’t have to! Pyjama Pantaloonies Guest Post: 13 women artists from India that …

On Beauty

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On Beauty Nail Polish A thing of beauty is a joy forever, said John Keats. Clearly, he’d never used nail polish.     On Bangs When you’re at your “gonna cut my own bangs” glass of wine. Related posts: #ShortHairDontHair: Five ways to style your short bob! 10 Graphic-Novels guaranteed to make you a comic connoisseur Fall in India: Expectation vs Reality College: the best years of …

Fall in India: Expectation vs Reality

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When only the fashion industry thinks Summer is over, and the climate is like: Nope!  Related posts: As nations speak of wars, a small group of creatives focus on Indo-Pak’s common narratives through the eyes of young artists #TrueStory: Overheard in Fashion Week: Amazon India Spring/Summer 2017 Urban Talk: snippets eavesdropped across India On Beauty

#TrueStory: Overheard in Lakme Fashion Week

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The fashion world is beautiful, bold, and surreal. And the Pyjamas are shameless eavesdroppers. In between (and some times inside) the gorgeous runway shows, we overheard some conversations that just had to immortalised in illustrations. The Connoisseurs Conversation Buyers from large stores, extremely rich aunties, and other older designers are the funnest people to listen to. They don’t really care who’s eavesdropping any way. (They don’t …

#InHerWords: Parental Advisory, what no one tells you about being a new mom

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So you get pregnant, and everyone’s like Congratulations and how beautiful you are. The world sees you through goo-goo eyes, and you fall for it and think what a Goddess you are and how amazing your life is. I won’t lie – being pregnant is awesome. Random strangers go out of their way to help you. You constantly get free shit, and there’s always a …

Urban Talk: snippets eavesdropped across India

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Urban Indian Talk   Anti-intellectualism has been a constant thread winding its way through our political and cultural life, nurtured by the false notion that democracy means that ‘my ignorance is just as good as your knowledge:  Isaac Asimov     We’ve begun to raise daughters more like sons… but few have the courage to raise our sons more like our daughters: Gloria Steinem      We …

#GuestPost: The long and short of it

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I love my teeny tiny bought from Mango shorts. When I wear them, my male friends ask me whom I’m trying to entice? And my husband thinks they are skanky. But I don’t get it: how can denim be promiscuous? As someone I know to be very sensible (shout out to my friend Dolly) once said: “They are shorts, and shorts are meant to be …