The week ahead : Shopping, eating out and more..




ikat-dying-image-2SUMMER WEAR

Check out comfortable summer wear collection at Banas. Ikat fabrics in soft summer colors, hand printed salwars, kurtis and mull mull sarees. Till Mar 31. At 394, T. T. K. Road, Alwarpet.

Lifestyle launches their Spring Summer collecting 2015. Ethnic and western outfits for men and women are available. Women’s dresses features maxi dresses and high-waist bottoms in fabrics like georgette, lace and polyester. Menswear features Mandarin collared jackets. For details call 28477788.



Cotton wear just for kids from kidswear brand Bablog now available at The Amethyst Room. Features jamdani weaves, chikan embroidery, engraving, block printing and embroidery. The clothes are handmade and available in colors like green, white and grey. At Amethyst Room, Chamiers road. Ph: 43042099.


R. Vedavalli, with her disciples, will present a musical feature titled Navarasa Rama as a part of Rama Navami concerts. On Mar 29, at Ragasudha Hall, 85/2, Luz Avenue, Mylapore, 6.15 p.m.


Lions Club of Padi Shenoynagar , is conducting a Carnival this Saturday. This Carnival will feature various stalls and 10% of gross income will be donated to the Lions Dialysis Centre, Luz Corner to enable the deserving to undergo dialysis  free of charge.On Mar 28, at Srinivasa Gandhi Nilayam, Ambujammal St., Alwarpet.


Meet Baradwaj Rangan and Aditya Sudarshan and discuss about their latest books. Organised by The Madras Mag. On Mar 31, at Gallery Sri Parvati, Eldams Road, 6 p.m. Email:


An illustrated lecture on ‘Temples around Chennai’ by Dr Chithra Madhavan will be held on Mar 28 at Tattvaloka Auditorium. At 76, Eldams Road, 6 p.m.




The French Loaf is all set to celebrate the spirit of Easter by offering amazing goodies which will make your weekend more fun-filled and enjoyable.

The brand is featuring chocolate Easter eggs, Almond Easter eggs, the traditional hot cross buns, chocolate bunny and many more scrumptious hand-crafted treats which can be thoroughly relished by one-and-all. The treats are perfect to share with family and friends and apt for gifting during the Easter weekend.

These  products are available at all The French Loaf outlets. Ph : 32216627


Check out Japanese dishes specially prepared for the Makizushi festival. Daintily prepared dishes presented beautifully are a treat for the eyes as well the taste buds. Till Mar 29 at Teppan, 146, T. T. K. Road, Alwarpet.



Exhibition of paintings by Neeta Gajam and Rajesh Patil. Neeta Gajam’s series titled ‘Movement and Growth’ is represented through veins, arteries branches and roots while Rajesh Patil’s ‘Grey Creations’ is about how two activities performed by hand are connected. Till Mar 30 at Apparao Galleries, Sandy’s 2/15, Ganapathy colony Main road, Teynampet.


Exhibition of paintings by four artists N. S. Manohar, S. Govindarajan, M. Mohammad Aneefa and Raviakas. Till Mar 30 at Vinnyasa Premier Art gallery, C. I. T Colony 1st Main Road, Mylapore.

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