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2017 is the year Pink has gone Viral!

2017 is the year Pink has gone Viral!

2017 is the year #Pink has gone #Viral   From the street fashion bloggers to our own celebrities here and across the border ………. 2017

A Force To Be Reckoned With! Nazneen Tariq Khan | Influencers Review

A Force To Be Reckoned With! Nazneen Tariq Khan | Influencers Review

For anyone who goes on around Karachi you would know Nazneen Tariq Khan at sight as she is part of the happening crowd around the

A Laugh Riot! Sonu Ke Titu Ki Sweety | A Review

A Laugh Riot! Sonu Ke Titu Ki Sweety | A Review

#MovieReview   The very landscape of relationships has changed over the last decade and concepts like romance and the evolution of the word girlfriend all

A Letter for your Valentine

A Letter for your Valentine

  There are dozens of gift ideas abounding all around because it is Valentines and everyone is looking for that oh so special gift to

A little Pizzaz for the Men!

A little Pizzaz for the Men!

#SocialDiaries   Just came back from Humayun Alamgir’s 10 year celebration that also saw the launch of his couture studio. A star studded affair attended

A much needed Stress Management Prog!

A much needed Stress Management Prog!

Consultants for our Future World   Wow and that is about all I can say! I was invited by COFW a couple days back to come

A Must Attend Exhibit!

A Must Attend Exhibit!

ST Women’s Club! An event all the Fashionistas of Karachi want to keep their day open for, the ST Women’s club is exhibiting in ST

A Newly Discovered Facial

A Newly Discovered Facial

A #NewlyDiscoveredFacial   So TnG is my go to place for facials. But recently while getting a hair color change I availed facial at Aphey

A Quick Home Made Achar!

A Quick Home Made Achar!

So yeah. I’ve actually done the home made pickles routine with my mom and grand ma once and I know what a big long winding

A Shoe Crazy Gal

A Shoe Crazy Gal

My most comfy Mules from PlayBoy   Shoes always have and always been my first and foremost love. Make the shoe a high heel strappy

A slushy Lemonade for Iftar!

A slushy Lemonade for Iftar!

In Ramadan the most important part of the Iftar Feast is the choice of the drink you choose to serve. Most families have preferences like

A Wafiza or Tasbeeh for Prosperity

A Wafiza or Tasbeeh for Prosperity

#ProsperityWazifa #ProsperityTasbeeh   Allah SWT the Gracious Almighty in his wisdom sees fit to bestow us with whichever bounty he so desires. However we as

About Me

About Me

If you ask me to tell you about me I would say that first and foremost I am a mom and then yes I am

About Team Tvinkal

About Team Tvinkal

We value all the Feedback received from our customers. Please write to us on info@tvinkal.com if you have any queries, comments, suggestions or have anything

Abu Dhabi

Abu Dhabi

Glittering lights, Glamorous malls, Happening parties and Fast cars, Dubai epitomes the ultimate in Luxury Lifestyle. The ultimate travel destination of the world, Dubai has

Acceptance: British Royal Family and Meghan Markle

Acceptance: British Royal Family and Meghan Markle

And the most eligible Royal Bachelor in the world Prince Harry of the United Kingdom has chosen Meghan Markle to be his spouse. What’s so

Accesorize your look with shoes!

Accesorize your look with shoes!

Style Diaries: Second Day Eid   The second day of Eid I had an intimate Family Dinner at Aylanto and so I decided to ditch

Age is just a Number!

Age is just a Number!

One is always beautiful as #AgeIsJustANumber! I change my hair color at least twice a year! A big shout out to #ApheyTheStylist here who has

Aloe Vera on the Hair

Aloe Vera on the Hair

So hair is always our redeeming asset and a lovely head full will always make heads turn. There are lots of natural remedies that can

Aloo Keema Anyone?

Aloo Keema Anyone?

 Aloo Keema Anyone? And surely we go on a quest for new dishes to cook and feed to those we love with our experiments. Feeding

Amin Gulgee

Amin Gulgee

#AminGulgee | #SocialDiaries   Amin Gulgee put up yet another fabulous new display of his collection of metal and mirror sculptures today. As talents go

An Adventure with Plum Hair

An Adventure with Plum Hair

An Adventure with Plum Hair   Yeah Yeah I know I talk about my hair a little too much but you’ve got to admit that

An Easy to Make, Milkshake!

An Easy to Make, Milkshake!

Since the start of Ramadan, my mother had constantly been nagging me to make the gigantic mug of milkshakes that my family would have in

And who should I choose to be my Valentine?

And who should I choose to be my Valentine?

And who should I choose to be my Valentine?   Ask this question of anyone and every man and woman will take the name of

Anjeer Bites

Anjeer Bites

I don’t know about any of you but I love Anjir and that oh so awesome Anjeer and dry fruit Halwa that you get in

Annual Flower Show Clifton Karachi – Another Social Diary Collection

Annual Flower Show Clifton Karachi – Another Social Diary Collection

I’ve brought to you another brilliant Social Diary Collection as the Annual Flower Show Clifton Karachi! I’ve always missed the brilliant Flower Beds along every

Arafah Day

Arafah Day

#ArafahDay   The Day of Arafah, 9th Zilhujj when the Alhajj gather on the Mound of Arafah is considered one of the most important rites

Arshman Naeem-Another Pakistani Prodigy!

Arshman Naeem-Another Pakistani Prodigy!

And another little one from Pakistan makes waves. This time it’s Arshman Naeem, a twelve year old who sang Atif Aslam’s song Dil Diyan Galliyan

Assistance for People with Special Needs

Assistance for People with Special Needs

Today at lunch I was seated next to this amazing lady who when asked about her occupation replied by saying that she is an Occupational

Attending the Q Mobile Hum Style Awards 2017

Attending the Q Mobile Hum Style Awards 2017

#Handpaintedsari #Aldo #Armani   At the Q Mobile Hum Style awards I donned a hand painted Saree in a deep navy and sea green with

Banana Ice Cream

Banana Ice Cream

Banana Ice Cream   Absolutely the most fabulous, quick and easy recipe I have found on the net! It’s a one ingredient ice cream that

Beauty and the Beast Movie – A Review

Beauty and the Beast Movie – A Review

#MovieReview   So tonight my daughter and I went to see Beauty and The Beast! Not necessary to mention that we were both super excited

Best Iftar and Dinner Deals in Karachi 2018

Best Iftar and Dinner Deals in Karachi 2018

And here we are with the second part of the Best Iftar Deals in Karachi! You can find our initial post here as below: Iftar

Bilal Abbas and Furor!

Bilal Abbas and Furor!

The New kid on the Furor Block! Oooh laLA! Bilal Abbas Khan… The new Kid on the Block is eye candy that defies all concept

Bold Dress Socks.. The Do’s and Dont’s!

Bold Dress Socks.. The Do’s and Dont’s!

Dress socks are having what we call in fashion “a moment”. What used to be a really boring, traditional category is now totally lit. Men no

Brains in Gravy

Brains in Gravy

A shift away from the usual Brain Masala this dish always wows. Enjoy!   Ingredients: Brains: 6 Oil: Half Cup Small Onion Half: Chopped Turmeric

Brand Intro

Brand Intro

I gave a lot of thought to the name that I wanted to put on my clothing business. And when I finally decided to give

Cakelets  (A Review)

Cakelets (A Review)

#Cakelets | A Review   And today I am writing a review of a homemade dessert business based in Karachi that was discovered by my

Celebrating a 100,000 Visitors!

Celebrating a 100,000 Visitors!

We are celebrating a 100,000 Visitors! #Tvinkal started as a fun time project where I shared my opinions on a platform! Today in less than

Celebrating Women’s Day

Celebrating Women’s Day

Today, i.e. on March 8th 2018, the world is celebrating Women’s day and Pakistan too is doing so with aplomb. We are celebrating our women of

Cherry Yogurt Recipe

Cherry Yogurt Recipe

I’m sharing an easy Cherry Yogurt recipe below which will become a go to for your family in the month of Ramadan. Considering the heat

Chicken Cashew Nuts

Chicken Cashew Nuts

Chicken Cashew Nuts Sharing my Daughters fav food with you. Don’t know if this is a Thai dish or a Chinese one. I just sort

Chicken in White Sauce and Garlic Rice

Chicken in White Sauce and Garlic Rice

Today I am sharing with you a recipe that is a hot fav of my family and which I cook pretty often because it is

Chicken Vegetables with Almonds | A Recipe

Chicken Vegetables with Almonds | A Recipe

A Recipe for: Chicken Vegetables with Almonds:   Hello there Readers. Today I am giving you another easy peasy recipe that I’ve sort of made

Clean Snacking!

Clean Snacking!

Salads are nutritious they are healthy and they are a must have. But I’ve always considered the greens and especially the leafy ones a lot

Clients

Clients

Willa Hafiz is one of our star clients. She owns an online beauty business and is a LUMs Graduate.   Search Keywords: #Clients | #WillaHafiz

Cocaine Godmother

Cocaine Godmother

Last night I saw Cocaine Godmother starring the gorgeous Catherine Zeta-Jones which was essentially made as a movie to be premiered on TV Based on

Coke Fest: Karachi!

Coke Fest: Karachi!

Coke Fest: Karachi! It’s finally happening in Karachi for the first time and it couldn’t be more exciting! Bringing you a weekend full of entertainment

Collection

Collection

COMING SOON!

Coming Soon!

Coming Soon!

#Trends   Being the woman with a Shoe Fetish when I saw the Coming soon #Aldo sign in #DolmenMall Clifton this week my spirits naturally

Date night Ideas for Valentines

Date night Ideas for Valentines

So a couple of days are left and mostly the men and some women are scrambling to make reservations for the valentines night dinner. With

Dead Pool 2: A Review

Dead Pool 2: A Review

Wanted to see this one on the opening weekend but what with Ramadan and work and Exams it was impossible! But hey my 7 year

Denim on Denim: The Big Trend

Denim on Denim: The Big Trend

#DeminOnDemin | #Trends   Denim has always been the go to for any Fashionista’s wardrobe. From dressing it up with heels and a jacket to

Dinner in the Sky

Dinner in the Sky

Dinner in the Sky! When I received an invite to come explore the concept of Dinner in Sky which is being brought to Pakistan I

DIY Infused Water

DIY Infused Water

DIY Infused Water Detox water has been all the rage since the last half decade or so. Some say it flushes toxins and some say

Double Cleanse

Double Cleanse

Nothing is more beautiful than a healthy, glowing skin. Contrary to popular belief, glowing skin is more than mere genetics. It is also and actually

Dude Shoes

Dude Shoes

So the post today is about men’s shoes …… It is at a tangent from what I usually write but it just occurred to me

Dunkirk

Dunkirk

#Dunkirk | A #MovieReview   A visual delight from Christopher Nolan the writer/ director of Interstellar, Dunkirk is a historical take on the actual event

Eid Clothes anyone? A Review of Irum Fawad Designs

Eid Clothes anyone? A Review of Irum Fawad Designs

Today I went over to the studio of Irum Fawad to pick up a kurta or two and had a chance to see her entire range

Eid Files: Easiest Mutton Karahi Recipe

Eid Files: Easiest Mutton Karahi Recipe

Eid Files: Easiest Mutton Karahi Recipe   Namkeen Eid and Karahi go hand in hand girls and today I am sharing my mom’s super quick

Eid Files: Kitchen Savvy Makeup

Eid Files: Kitchen Savvy Makeup

I grew up in a close knit family and every Eid was a house full of guests at Brunch, Hi Tea and Dinner. Was kind

Empowered or Enslaved?

Empowered or Enslaved?

One of my main reasons for starting to write after a long gap of about 25 years was because I thought that the opinion and

Epic Red Carpet Fails IIFA 2017

Epic Red Carpet Fails IIFA 2017

Epic Red Carpet Fails on IIFA 2017    Where I think the Bollywood divas have progressively evolved in terms of their red carpet appearances there

Evening Makeup Tutorial

Evening Makeup Tutorial

#EveningMakeupTutorial   Dear Readers, Along with this post I have attached a makeup tutorial I did a few weeks back. This tutorial is about evening

Extreme Hair Care

Extreme Hair Care

So I grew up with knee length tresses and a braid thick, long and black brown. Back when I was a teen coloring hair wasn’t

Fav Tunes from Nazia Hassan!

Fav Tunes from Nazia Hassan!

#NaziaHassan   Need I say anything about the iconic Nazia Hassan? That beautiful soul who took our side of the world, here and across the

Feeling blue this Valentine’s day?

Feeling blue this Valentine’s day?

Feeling blue this Valentine’s day?   True that Allah has made us in pairs. Even truer is the fact that we are hardwired to accept

Finally! The much awaited Aldo is here

Finally! The much awaited Aldo is here

And finally the much awaited opening of Aldo happened.   I was invited to a preview Shoppers Experience and the Launch on Saturday! A star studded

First Transgender News Castor in Pakistan

First Transgender News Castor in Pakistan

  Another day in Pakistan that proves that we are not the backward monsters we are made out to be! Kohinoor Television aired its regular

Fish Pie

Fish Pie

#FishPie Today I am sharing a recipe which has been a favorite of my family for the longest time and has been passed down to

Fried Chicken

Fried Chicken

Fried Chicken ranks very high up in my food dictionary. Therefore it is no surprise that I have a recipe or two for it up

Garlic Cheese Dip

Garlic Cheese Dip

Garlic Cheese Dip   Oh we all love fried stuff whether it is kebabs or fries, samosas, pakoras or tempuras! I atleast just love to

GeoStorm

GeoStorm

#MovieReview As a hard core Sci-Fi buff I just had to see #GeoStorm even though it was constantly being branded as a #GeoLaugh! But the

Germany

Germany

A few years back I had the chance to visit the Hiemtextil which is the biggest and most important international trade fair for home and

Gharo

Gharo

Gharo   If you like to drive and if your kids enjoy a ride….. Sorry that came out wrong! Our kids want us to pile

Glittery Looks! Part 1 (Lips)

Glittery Looks! Part 1 (Lips)

#DesiMakeUp   As it happens on the Paris and New York runways, trends are set and they trickle down from there first into the Fashion

Glittery Looks! Part 2 (Eyes)

Glittery Looks! Part 2 (Eyes)

#DesiMakeUp   So here we are at Glittery Eye Festive Looks at the end of 2017! This post is Part 2 of a series of

Glittery Looks! Part 3 (Cheekbones)

Glittery Looks! Part 3 (Cheekbones)

#DesiMakeup   And now for the third part of the glitter Makeup trends! The trend which is most incorporated in the west and perhaps least

Glittery Looks! Part 4 (Hair)

Glittery Looks! Part 4 (Hair)

#DesiMakeUp   And Finally the last and my most fav Glitter Makeup part! Glitter on the Hair! Read on and don’t forget to leave your

The Golden Globe Acceptance Speech of Oprah

The Golden Globe Acceptance Speech of Oprah

Oprah Winfrey the beloved American ideal and self-made billionaire powerhouse was the recipient of the Golden Globes’ annual Cecil B. DeMille award for lifetime achievement.

How I got rid of my Sugar Cravings!

How I got rid of my Sugar Cravings!

How I got rid of my Sugar Cravings!     Sweet tooth anyone?! Tired of binging on sweet calorie bombs and ruining a carefully thought out

Guardians of the Galaxy | Movie Review

Guardians of the Galaxy | Movie Review

#GuardiansOfTheGalaxy | A #MovieReview   Another Marvel Universe. Another group of memorable comic characters and yet another great movie! The endearing quality of the original

Half Girlfriend | Movie Review

Half Girlfriend | Movie Review

#HalfGirlfriend | A #MovieReview So another Bollywood flick which I always protest I no longer see due to Patriotic reasons but since my friends dragged

Happiness and I

Happiness and I

We spend our lives looking for happiness. The paths we choose might be different or the ways in which we seek it might vary from

Having Trouble Going to the Washroom?!

Having Trouble Going to the Washroom?!

Everyone’s been there at some point in their lives when going to the washroom is stressful and difficult due to a change in lifestyle or

Head Bands Trend 2018

Head Bands Trend 2018

All throughout last year there were some comebacks here or there of this 90’s fad! Primarily in the form of cat ears that was the

Healthy Rosy Lips

Healthy Rosy Lips

Lips are probably our most visible facial feature after our eyes and in today’s world of stress and pollution keeping your body healthy inside out

The Highest Grossing Pakistani Movie of all Times!

The Highest Grossing Pakistani Movie of all Times!

The Highest Grossing Pakistani Movie of all Times! We certainly loved #PunjabNahiJaungi Heck I still got the music on my playlist but the announcements being

Organic DIY Moisturizers for Beautiful Glowing Skin!

Organic DIY Moisturizers for Beautiful Glowing Skin!

Moisturizing is a very integral part of our skin care routine and needs to be a standalone product no matter what your skin type. It

Hot.. Hotter… Hotness! The Omer Shahzad!

Hot.. Hotter… Hotness! The Omer Shahzad!

Omer Shahzad Who doesn’t know about this hot hot hottie who just keeps marking up the notches on his professional scape with one big achievement

House of Zunuj

House of Zunuj

#HouseOfZunuj   Not being too big on #Lawns I was pleasantly surprised when I came across the new #Zunuj spring summer 2017 collection. With lovely

How to not feel drained in Ramadan by having Mangos

How to not feel drained in Ramadan by having Mangos

The Rozas are long and the heat is terrible. In Pakistan we have been facing tough hot Ramadan since a couple years now. Today I

How to Stay awake at Work!

How to Stay awake at Work!

How to feel less sleepy at work! We have all been through this particular one before. It’s the middle of the day and the previous

Hua Kuch Yoon

Hua Kuch Yoon

#HuaKuchYoon is a satirical play depicting the fictitious account of two love stories. Showcasing them in the past and present day it depicts the trials

Iftar Deals Karachi 2018

Iftar Deals Karachi 2018

Yes I know! Don’t we all just want to go out and sample all the Iftar deals in town! Yes we do! And isn’t it

Iftar Review: Asia Live

Iftar Review: Asia Live

And when we talk about Iftaar there isn’t a better place to go to in Ramadan for Iftar and Dinner than Asia Live in Avari

Inspiration

Inspiration

I have always been a fan of Desi Art and have a love our regional crafts. Even though my décor preference leans more towards the

Bollywood Actor Irrfan Khan diagnosed with a Rare Disease!

Bollywood Actor Irrfan Khan diagnosed with a Rare Disease!

#IrfanAliKhan | Or simply #IrrfanKhan   Sahabzade Irrfan Ali Khan (born 7 January 1967) or simply Irrfan Khan, is an Indian Film Actor known for his

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