Trends & Beauty
A line of Yathra (woollen) bags released by SABAH (SAARC Business Association for Home Based Workers) has arrived just in time for the winter season. These Yathra bags and purses make the ideal accessories, complimenting any outfit and adding a refined and bold edge to any getup. These bags are […]
There’s a beauty trend that most Bhutanese women have been ignoring: well-shaped eyebrows. Styling your eyebrows is no longer just about skimming an eye brow liner through your sparse line of hairs anymore – the entire process requires a skill (if you care about your eyebrows at all). But if […]
Thimphu is slowly beginning to see a growing predilection for quality fashion – by that we mean out with the mass-produced knock-off brands, and for good reason. Whether it’s in support of our small local designers or exclusive brands from abroad, Bhutanese women are becoming quite selective of where and […]
From coconut oil, palm oil, aloe vera to himalayan mugwort (khempa), dandelion and turmeric, entrepreneur Sonam Pelden creates a beautiful assortment of intricately designed soaps – so beautiful that you will not want to use it at all.
She started her brand by designing casual tops and blazers in the market, but now She Bhutan is getting our attention with the launch of her winter collection of jackets and coats with a stunning yathra design incorporation.
by Pema Choden Tenzin & Chimi Wangmo Video edited by Namgay Wangchuk DJ Because snowflakes are the only flakes you want to see this winter. Are you getting dry, patchy, flakey skin? Compact powder and foundation giving way to flakes on your face? The winter months aren’t just harsh on […]
By Chimi Wangmo, Photography by Sonam Adhikari Photo Editing by Namgay Wangchuk DJ After rounding up an appearance at the Asian Designer Week Season 3 in New Delhi from 19-20th November showcasing her fall2016 collection, Chimmi House of Design’s new collection is now available at her Boutique in Thimphu. Conceived to […]
Hello ladies! Our brand new Giveaway, in celebration of the release of our new issue dedicated to the Birth of Our Prince His Royal Highness Jigme Namgyel Wangchuck of Bhutan, is finally up.
This video is in collaboration with Le Meridien Thimphu & Korean Cosmetics love. Enjoy!!!!
I recently had the opportunity to test an aloe vera gel product during a facial treatment and body wrap at Pema’s Spa in Changangkha near Hati Dunga.What I liked most about the treatment was how gentle and soothing it was on my skin, and the calm ambience at the spa really helped. Much of the experience was very relaxing. I was surprised that not many Bhutanese knew much about the effective benefits of Aloe vera, as the owner of the spa explained. Well, this is for those of you who would be interested to try out the services at the spa or include aloe vera in your daily lifestyle.
When it comes to style, Bhutanese Blogger Chyunid Doelkar knows what she’s doing. From elegant minimalism to edgy punk, she’s managed to create an online name for herself among Bhutanese fashionistas. What makes her different? She also showcases her own creations, bringing together traditional Bhutanese textile and western wear and we love them all.