If you are on the constant lookout for sustainable fashion brands, skin-friendly body care products and Insta-worthy pieces to decorate every corner of your house, these Kolkata-based brands should definitely be on your lifestyle-radar. Even if you are reading this 2,000 kilometres away from Kolkata, fret not, they all deliver pan-India and the best part is, most of these lifestyle brands' products can be shopped at LBB itself. Bookmark this one already!
Looking For All Things Lifestyle? We Are Eyeing These Kolkata-Based Brands!
This brand ticks all the right boxes for those looking for organic and vegan bodycare products. Long-lasting, paraben-free and all natural, try Luxuriate if you wanna be kind to your skin. Their products range from body washes, mist sprays to lotions and soaps made using natural ingredients like aloe vera, tea tree, honey, jojoba, etc to fulfill all your skincare requirements. And for days that seem long and tiring, soak your body or feet into warm water mixed with their bathing salts (in lavender or rose) and say bye-bye to stress.
Since it is uncertain when we'd be going back to our office cubicles, why not style up that work-from-home table and make it look all inspirational and jazzy? All hail minimalist wooden fashion with this brand that offers tabletops and desktops to clocks and pen stands you need for those office feels. While you're revamping your workstation, you could also redo your dining corner with Unisoul's classy wooden kitchen-ware like the Mahogany Wood Salt And Pepper Shaker Set or the Mahogany Wood Platter.
If you're looking to revamp you WFH desk, check this guide and Shop on LBB!
We heart this lifestyle brand 'cause they're here to make our lives easier! (And we're here to make yours because you can shop them on LBB). Be it an impromptu picnic plan, a last-minute gift option, something simple yet stylish for storing your fruits/breads or just a piece of home decor, Daisy Life offers plant-based products for et al. Natural bamboo baskets and tray sets, wicker planter baskets and handy kitchenware, they've got you covered. Order, sit back and enjoy a slice of nature inside your homes.
Patachitra, Bengal folk art, Kolkata street art... no, you do not need to travel to the City of Joy for this. AFolkStore will bring you such themes in t-shirts, bookmarks, coffee mugs, coasters and even masks, right at your doorstep. The products are all folksy and funky. Their pure cotton unisex tees are super comfy for lounging and their wall-hangings will bring the city to your home. Whether you're a true-blue Calcuttan, someone who is away from Kolkata or just an admirer of Bengal and its culture, enquire now.
Rugs and carpets are our favourite things to turn a house into a pretty paradise! And we can imagine how cool would themes like unicorn and jungle look for your munchkins' rooms. Bunosilo, founded by two women entrepreneurs (say yes to empowerment), has a unique collection of handmade products like these and much more -- jewellery, clothing, stationery -- for women and children. They let you personalise beddings and cushions with quotes/ themes of your choice. The stuff here is very quirky and if it'd be upto us, we'd buy them all!
If you're like us who is obsessed with floor coverings, check these online brands for rugs and dhurries.
Binge-watching follows snacking follows calories and a lot of guilt! We aren't bluffing when we say that Bluff Snacks' chips will be your new BFF as you binge-eat and binge-watch away to glory. The hero here is the humble coconut which is sliced and baked to give you a crispy-crunchy goodness. These coconut chips come in flavours of Simply Sweet, Pepper Power, Slightly Salted and Curious Caramel and they are absolutely vegan, gluten-free and preservatives-free. Don't they define perfect? Time to start snackin' guilt-free. You can also check out these vegan snacks and shop them all at LBB.
Girls love footwear that has drama, style, comfort -- all packed in one pair. Let's add vegan to that list too. Elevate your shoe-wardrobe with Kallisto's handcrafted fusion footwear like slip-ons, mules, ankle straps, et al. They are also PETA-approved vegan and sustainable! What we love about their collection is the fusion of both traditional and modern (say, contemporary styles with hand-embroidery on them) and you can customize them. We'd happily pair the Indigo Printed Cross Strappy Slides with denims, tee and a jhola bag for that fun look!
This city-based start-up sells affordable handmade décor products across the country and even to Singapore and Canada (no hassle of now finding gifting options for that friend who has moved overseas). Gift away their unique handcrafted artefacts, from clay jars to glow jars with LED tea lights, hanging planters to hand-painted lanterns. The founder, Tania Malhotra, uses acrylic paints, oil paints and varnish to give each piece a perfect finish. She'd be happy to customize your product too! Prices start from INR 250 onwards.