Holiday goodies

Merchandise from Caratlane ( will be available for a seasonal discount of 7.5 per cent on items priced up to Rs. 1 lakh. Those buying jewellery priced above Rs 1 lakh get a discount of Rs 7,500. The offer is on till January 5, 2010. And if you are purchasing a gift, it can be specially wrapped and delivered anywhere within India.

Lush lashes

L’Oréal Paris introduces a new volume mascara called Extra-Volume Collagene.  The new waterproof mascara offers 12 times more impact without smudging or clumping. Its new patented brush allow for smooth and easy gliding.  The introductory shade is Black and is priced at Rs 525. Available at all L’Oreal counters.

Holiday in casuals

Florsheim introduces a new line in casual comfort. Made with imported leather, these casual shoes are also popularly known as driving shoes  and feature a leather upper with quilted stitching and a rubber outsole. Florsheim’s new range is available in colours Black, Dark Brown and Beige Suede. A pair is priced at Rs 4,995. The collection is available at the Florsheim boutique in Spencer Plaza, Chennai, City Centre, Ispahani  Centre in Chennai and at all leading retail chains — Metro, Mochi, Regal Shoes, Inc.5, Lifestyle, Rocia, Studio M, Koblerr in the other metros.

Time keepers

DKNY has launched the Holiday Time Keepers collection. The watches have a crystal shine with bracelets in gold tone accents as straps. The collection, which is available across all Lifestyle stores and select fine watch dealers, is priced between Rs 5,995 and Rs 11,995.

Winter wear

John Players has unveiled their new Winter collection of  sweatshirts, cardigans, jackets, blazers, sweaters and  pullovers in contemporary patterns like argyles and stripes. There are washed jackets in colours like olive green, reversible jackets, detachable hood jackets, washed blazer style jackets and biker jackets. Priced at Rs 799 onwards, the collection is available at all John Players flagship outlets and multi brand outlets across the country.