The joy of driving back home with a boot full of newly purchased merchandize is an immeasurable pleasure for the shopaholic. And you could diagnose me as one. That said, I try never to exceed the credit limit on my card and my delight is always multiplied when I stumble across great bargains. Those great bargains, in my opinion, come in stores that offer high style for a fraction of the cost.
1. Sana Safinaz Store
x The Sana Safinaz store is one-must-stop at DMC, especially for those visiting Karachi.
To get a well-style, trend pushing (short, smart as opposed to long and flared) tunic for Rs3500 is a smile but when that tunic comes with a Sana Safinaz label it's nothing short...
(Published in Instep Today on January 14, 2012)
Nurjehan Bilgrami's Koel within the Fashion Pakistan Lounge
A purple towel lay sprawled outside the front door of PFDCâ€™s newly opened Boulevard on Lahoreâ€™s Main Boulevard Avenue, at Mall One to be exact. The purple towel served the vital purpose of a doormat. To be fair, it had been drizzling that day (Friday, January 6 to be exact) and the towel made sure wet shoes didnâ€™t step into the swanky new store. At least it was a fashionable shade of purple, not candy pink or God forbid muddy mustard. Other than that wet towel, the PFDC Boulevardâ€™s facade looked very grand.
If charged with spying on boutiques in my free time,...