Instagram Giveaway – Win Beauty Goodies Worth Rs. 5000!


Hi loves! So if you haven’t already seen my Instagram, I’m running a huge giveaway along with some of my favourite bloggers – Style Prism, Ishtyle A While, Curios and Dreams and Live Laugh Dress Up. Instagram is one of my favourite platforms to be on, and the love you guys give me on there really motivates me and makes me feel happy to have started Sartorial Secrets. So I thought of giving back to the community with my favourite people in our own special way!

This is a Loop Giveaway, which means you’d have to visit each of our Instagram profiles and follow the instructions there, starting from mine. Here’s how it works: 

  1. Visit
  2. Follow us
  3. Like the Giveaway picture & comment on the picture before it and after it
  4. Go to next and follow the instructions there.
  5. Continue through the loop till you return to my profile
  6. Comment ‘done’ and tag 5 friends

That’s it! One lucky winner gets to take home the most amazing goodies worth Rs. 5000 up for grabs including –

  1. Makeup Revolution Ultra Sculpt & Contour Kit
  2. Freedom Pro Volume Mascara
  3. Revlon New Matte Nail Enamel in Coral Matte and Cool Matte
  4. Revlon Colorstay Gel Envy Longwear Nail Enamel
  5. Forest Essentials Narangi & Nagkesar Facial Ubtan
  6. Colorbar Kohl Intense Kajal in Ivory Dust
  7. NYX Butter Gloss in Raspberry Tart
  8. L’Oreal Paris Color Riche Moist Matte Lipstick in Orange Power
  9. Nykaa Matte Nail Polish in Matcha Tiramisu
  10. Colorbar 24 Carat Nail Lacquer

Yes, ALL of this could be yours! All you have to do is follow the loop to stand a chance to win these amazing goodies. So what are you waiting for? Get going and invite your friends too! Remember, the contest is on till 6th December 2016.
For more fun stuff, follow us on Instagram and Snapchat – lots of fun, unboxing videos, mini reviews and more await!

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Pyjama Stripes Outfit

Lyrics: The Lake by Aqualung

Hello loves! It’s been a while since I resumed my outfit posts, but I promise you’ll be seeing more of them in the coming months. How has your week been? I’m excited to watch Fantastic Beasts and When to Find Them ASAP – I’ve always been a huge Potter freak and at this point, anything from his world is welcome <3 what movies are you looking forward to watching? Dear Zindagi seems interesting so far.

This outfit of the day is one of my favourite go to semi-casual looks. Read on to know more about the inspiration behind this look.

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Burt’s Bees Ultimate Care Hand Cream Review

Burt's Bees Ultimate Care Hand Cream Review

Hand cream is something you’ll always find in my bag. It’s super essential when you’re on the go to keep your hands soft, moisturized and always feeling pretty. Firm handshakes and no stretchy, dry feeling helps too. Anyway, I recently was introduced to Burt’s Bees, at Sephora where I picked up their lip balm (review on that too soon) – they’re a company specializing in products made from beeswax and other natural ingredients.

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The Sartorial Report: London Fashion Week Spring 2017


London Fashion Week saw some of the most unique collections this time around, from top designers that really pushed the envelope in terms of their interpretations of the season. Here’s a look at some of my favourite designers and what their collections meant to showcase.

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Bath and Body Works Country Apple Body Mist Review

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Who doesn’t love fragrances? Fragrances are the easiest way to freshen up whenever you need to go out, or in the middle of a work day when you’re feeling a bit too meh and need a pick-me-up. Fragrances go with different kinds of moods. For me and I’m sure it’s true for you too – they also evoke so many memories! There’s that body mist you wore to your first date with the boy, or to your most memorable night with the girls, or on the day you got that appreciation at work. Today I’ll be reviewing my new favourite fragrance, the Bath & Body Works Country Apple Body Mist.

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Hi loves! Hope you had a wonderful Diwali celebration. Diwali for me has always had special associations that are close to my heart. Amidst the fireworks exploding in the sky, the sheer indulgence of the sweets mom makes, and all the close conversations, Diwali is one time of the year when we get to do something special.

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Happy Diwali!


It’s that time of the year, when the whole city’s lit up with so many scintillating lights, when the place echoes with warm wishes and fireworks alike, your kitchen counter’s exploding with sweet boxes and when being with the people you love makes the celebration as special as it is. Diwali is a time for both celebration and reflection – while we all celebrate the festival of lights, let’s also be conscious about how our choices affect those around us – for instance, skipping the giant trail of bombs this season and going for a sparkler instead will make your colony safer for animals and humans alike. Let’s reflect on the year past and think of ways to make the coming days even more awesome than the ones before. Amidst the delicious sweets, dazzling lights and the lively conversations, let’s say a silent thanks for everything we’ve been given, and work towards an even more amazing year ahead.

So on that positive note, Happy Diwali! I hope you guys dress up in your ethnic best, gorge on lots of yummy delicacies, have a wonderful time with your closest friends and family and have an awesome rest of the year!

xx Nandini

SP Alchemy Hair Treatment Review – Bodycraft Salon

SP Alchemy Hair Treatment Review - Bodycraft Salon

In the crazy, frenzied, always busy pace we’re used to, it can be easy to neglect your hair. I’ve been a little guilty of this lately, because of a very hectic past month, what with Diwali bringing lots of work to the table and lots to plan for the coming months, shoots, events and so much more. I recently had a chance to give my hair a much-needed rejuvenation with the SP Alchemy hair treatment for sensitive scalps. Read on to know more about the treatment that made my hair the subject of many compliments throughout the week after!

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The Best Haircare Tips To Control Hair Fall with the New Pantene!


You know that feeling of dread when you’re shampooing your hair and you notice half your hair floating away on the ground towards the drain? Or when you’re combing or brushing your hair and you see it all on the comb or brush? Hair fall is one of the most annoying yet most common haircare concerns most of us have. There’s a lot of different factors responsible for this, from pollution, to growing impurities in the water we use to take a shower, to bad diets and more. But one of the most common causes is also the shampoo you use. Using the same shampoo and conditioner consistently is important and you should use a shampoo especially formulated for hair fall rescue. Here I’m going to give you some basic haircare tips to reduce hair fall* and will also recommend a new product you can try.

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For A Legendary Punjabi Meal, Try Made In Punjab


Ever since I was little, I’ve preferred North Indian food due to my upbringing in the national capital region. There’s something so delicious about even a simple, well-prepared daal or those scrumptious chaats that make snacktime fun. So when I was invited to the launch Made in Punjab, the latest venture from the renowned Zorawar Kalra, I was definitely interested in experiencing how Punjabi cuisine would be reimagined. Here’s what my experience tasting from the menu was like.

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