How to throw the perfect Diwali party in 2020
For a year like no other, these handpicked indulgences from Elvy will add that much-needed dazzle
You know that Diwali is around the corner when ‘Taash for Beginners’ tutorials mysteriously pop up on your Youtube watchlist and Minni Aunty from the third floor announces she’s temporarily suspending her Keto diet because, mithai.
And though 2020 celebrations are likely to feel very different from the kaleidoscopic bashes of the past, you can’t deny the silver lining. Think intimate gatherings of your closest circle, punctuated by delicious spreads and sophisticated décor.
This Diwali, invest in the details that matter and transform your home into the luxe haven your Pinterest board always knew it could be. It’s what you deserve for powering through these tough times, and the festive season presents the perfect opportunity to indulge in the finer things in life.
Elvy understands the need to surround yourself with beauty to combat uncertain times. Their stores are a direct reflection of their mantra, Elevate Your Style, a treasure chest of handpicked products from all over the world. Create a bespoke festive experience with these elegant offerings from the home décor brand that top our list of favourites
Your Diwali home indulgence guide, from Elvy
Light up your life
Giving the term ‘light at the end of the tunnel’ new meaning, these metallic glass votives (set of 3) with a dainty floral pattern can be used to illuminate your balcony or doorway. Safe and sophisticated, setting the right tone for the season.
That French Reisling you’ve been saving for a special occasion deserves to be served in equally refined glassware. This 6-piece set of amber goblets, featuring deep faceted fluting in a neutral shade, will become a party favourite.
Whether you bedeck this agate-look gold-plated platter with a smorgasbord of gourmet cheeses or let it take centre stage on your dining table, you can be assured of a tide of compliments coming your way.
Plate it up
Your guests have arrived, excited to taste your signature dal makhani, fluffy lachha parathas and gajar ka halwa. Let the visual treat match the party on their tastebuds with this lavish Amazonia dinner set, paired perfectly with those amber goblets. We just hope you’re prepared for multiple servings…
Thrice as nice
The festive season is a time for indulgence, and those homemade orbs of motichoor, besan and ragi coconut will no doubt meet little resistance. Make them even more tempting by displaying your culinary skills on this Elizabethan three-tier silver stand, that doubles up as the perfect table centrepiece.
Cost: Rs 3,095
If there’s one trend that’s defined 2020, it’s washing our hands every three hours. Break the monotony with this dazzling diamond soap dispenser, that will become the showstopper of your bath space.
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