05 Apr 2022 | Views : 90
Creates and curates artisanal fashion for mature cosmopolitan women seeking an understated modern and global Indian aesthetic.
Where concept boutiques in India are concerned, Bungalow Eight (B8) is a hallowed reference point. Over a decade in existence, it has held an important place in the domestic retail landscape, representing a definitive vision, aesthetic and identity that few others have stood for with lasting impact.
Understanding this directional concept – global living rooted in heritage and a curiosity for the unexpected – begins with understanding founder Maithili Ahluwalia’s own references. Ask her and she cites Dagina, Mumbai’s first ever lifestyle store as inspiration. It was run by her grandmother Chandu Morarji in the 1960s, and illustrates patterns in familial connections and ideology that seem organic and pivotal to Maithili’s trajectory. However, it’s the presence of Isla Van Damme – fondly known as Loulou – who continues to play an integral role in the business today.
Inside Wankhede Stadium, North Stand, E & F Block, D Road, Churchgate, Mumbai 400020
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Open all days | 10:30 AM - 7:30 PM