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50 didn’t signify as much golden as it did shades of peachy pink, fuchsia pink, orange and red at the UpperCrust Golden Issue celebration. 50 glorious ones, spanning 13 years…and what more befitting way than a good ole’ party with friends, and only friends, to bring in the good times.
The flaming décor of Olio set the perfect ambience for the lunch on Sunday, 17th June, at the Italian restaurant of Novotel, hosted by two very warm hearted people, Nishi and Dinesh Khanna in honour of UpperCrust’s achievement, and more so, of their beloved friend, Editor and Publisher, Farzana Behram Contractor (as you can see, dressed chic in peachy pink). While we were celebrating with live music – enriched with the tonal quality of Keith Stevenson – superb fare by the team headed by Executive Chef, Ranveer Brar, drinks flowing and loved ones making up for lost time, we were also treated to heavenly showers, adding a touch of cool to the event filled with warmth. The poolside patio saw guests rushing out to catch the salty breeze and droplets of the ocean; the location, hence, absolutely divine.
Whether we’re 10 years old or 50 issues, cutting the cake is the one thing we look forward to most. What made this one extra special was the presence of Cover Girl, Madhu Nair who carved the way. Oh, and the cake was gooey and yum; sinful, is more like it. So here’s to the magazine that has set the bar high, and to the people who made this occasion another milestone event by itself. Towards the next 50 then…