Money Matters: Musing About Mindsets, Spending Habits and Extravagance

بسم الله الرحمن الرحيم Earlier this year, I had the chance of visiting the annual Mausummery Lawn Exhibition that is held in the city during spring. For those who do not know what a "lawn exhibition" is: it is a public, widely marketed event in which light, printed, unstitched cloth or fabric that is used for making … Continue reading Money Matters: Musing About Mindsets, Spending Habits and Extravagance

Zamzama: Home to the “Posh” Paradox

It’s been less than a year since I moved to the so-called ‘posh’ locale of Zamzama Boulevard in Defence, Karachi. Known to be the local hub of elitist designer shops, boutiques, salons and upscale cafés, its property value is touted to be one of the highest in the city for commercial businesses. Before moving here … Continue reading Zamzama: Home to the “Posh” Paradox