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Malati Kallapur Vijay


Ex-journalist with interests in art and culture, trends and design, food and environment.
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Why Online Shopping Is Not Nearly As Good As The Real Thing

I know you can order clothes, try them on and return them if you don't fancy them. But just imagine the courier boy hanging around the door when you're trying out stuff. I don't even take the husband for shopping because I don't want to be hurried through this meditative process. Moreover, what a wasteful exercise! I know of people who have tried and returned stuff that made its way into their doorstep from across the seas. I'm someone who counts my carbon footprint...
20/02/2016 8:31 AM IST