This week, there are so many exhibitions going on that you won’t know which way to head. That’s why its sensible to plan out your weekend with Karachista’s What’s on Guide. There is a conglomerate of designers exhibiting a range of jewellery, clothes, furniture, and accessories. There are a couple of trunk shows, the CLEO Trunk Show, The Annual Trunk Show by Saima Malik and the Grand Preview by Esfir & Zeh. Carte’s by Pasho and Amna Arshad will also be exhibiting their Winter clothes collections this week. Moving on from shopping, get set to enjoy the short-lived Karachi winters with lots of events to go to. There are lots of fun-loving activities on this week, starting out with a ’39 Steps’ a play by Nida Butt, or a cosy night with Sequence Saturdays at PiSocail. Get ready to laugh your heart out with Comeday Masala International, and the Lolwaalay’s newest improvisational comedy titled ‘Shareef Bond’. Pay ode to the flourishing artists and musicians at the Karachi Music Festival, or enjoy an intimate evening with the Jane Austen Book club meeting . Then of course, don’t miss out on the some scrumptious Italian Food at the Festival at Movenpick Hotel!
CLEO Trunk Show
All our pieces are carefully designed and crafted keeping the hallmark of our brand in mind. Our design philosophy revolves around the belief that today’s women are exactly what Cleopatra was 2000 years ago, an independent, ambitious woman who loved to play dress-up and indulge in luxury therapy. At CLEO, every piece is a limited edition. Our materials are sourced from independent, specialist mills all over the globe. In a world of mass production, here is a high quality brand that is unique and luxurious for all women who love to be spoilt.
When: Saturday, 25th November
Where: 62, Khayabane Shaheen, Phase 5 DHA
Timings: 11am – 9 pm
The Grand Preview by Esfir & Zeh
Just in time for December, this is definitely “Your Something New” for the upcoming wedding season! Its going to be big, its going to be luxe, and definitely worth the wait.
Esfir’s premium new bag line – “Esfir Lustre” will be revealed whilst experiencing Zeh’s “Cotton Candy Series” come to life. Time to upgrade accessories and accentuate your home space with that “marbellous” touch!
When: Saturday, 25th November 2017
Where: 83/1, 29th Street off Khayabane Seher, Phase 6
Timings: 12am – 7pm
Amna Arshad’s Winter Exhibition
Jewels De Poise is all about Glamour , Poise and Elegance. Our silk line is trendy , Chic and affordable. The Exhibition starting price is PKR 6000/.
When: Saturday 25th November
Where: 189/1 Main kh-e-Hilal opposite 29th street phase 6, D.H.A, Karachi.
Luxe Pret and Formals Exhibition
Carte’s by Pasho will be exhibiting their latest collection in Karachi this week at Ensemble.
When: Saturday, 25th November 2017
Where: Ensemble, C-32 E-Street Block 4 Clifton
The Annual Trunk Show
Final Touch by Saima Malik is holding their much-anticipated Annual Trunk Show: where interiors, fashion, jewelry and art come together under one roof! From tables to table accessories, from simple earrings to elaborate necklaces, from simple to glamourous kurtas and from paintings to art photography; they have it all!
Interiors: L’el, Mandarin Home, SF – Interiors, Arman, Table D’Art, EWC Interiors, Auberge, Zahra Ebrahim
Fashion: Amber Gohar
Jewelry: Samia Roomi
Art: Art Photography by Shelley Pirzad, Paintings by Shahan Ahmed Shah, Paintings by Somia Naveed
When: 24th & 25th of November 2017
Where: House No. 152, 24th Street, Khayaban-e-R
Timings: 12pm – 7:30pm
Sequence Saturday – Winter Edition at The Boardgame Lounge
The Boardgame Lounge @ Pi Social presents to you “Sequence Saturday” – Winter Edition. A Knock-out Style Tournament of the ever popular board game at Pakistan’s first concept based social cafe on
When : Saturday, 25th November 2017
Where: Pi Social (Opposite Szabist Clifton)
Timings: 7:30 pm sharp
Science Fuse: Science Adventure Series
Begin your learning adventure with the first in a series of Science Workshops by Science Fuse / spark your neurons at The Second Floor (T2F). Our first workshop will focus on the science of Brain, Senses and Incredible Materials.
Science Fuse create hands-on and engaging informal STEM learning environments where children learn by being scientists, investigators, and thinkers. We nourish children’s sense of wonder and curiosity and shape them into lifelong learners.
When: Saturday, Sunday 25th – 26th November 2017
Timings: 11 am – 1pm
Karachi Music Festival 2017
The Arts Council feels immense pride in recognizing the outstanding contribution to Pakistani music by the country’s artists and musicians. Like last year, we are delighted to announce the Karachi Music Festival 2017 to honor and acknowledge their services.
When: Friday – Sunday, 24th – 26th of November 2017
Where: Arts Council of Pakistan, Karachi
Timings: 7 pm onwards
Tea and Trimmings: The Jane Austen Book Club & Tea Party
Join in to celebrate Jane Austen, one of the most well-known writers in English literature, with a series of special events at the British Council Libraries! For the November Book Club, there will be a themed English tea party where Jane Austen’s acclaed classic novel, Pride and Prejudice will be discussed. Come and sit down to some delicious treats at the Book Club, there will be traditional English snacks and scrumptious goodies with a hot pot of tea. This event is FREE and is suitable for ages 15 and above.
When: Sunday, 26th November
Where: British Council Karachi
Timings: 5pm – 7pm
00786 – LOLWaalay Shareef Bond
The name’s bond. Shareef Bond.
Shareef Bond ke suit ka paincha oopar hota hai. Shareef Bond goes to Casino Royale but does not play jua. Shareef Bond does not believe in Bond girls, only nikkah. So come join us for some improvisational comedy!
When: Sunday, 26th November
Timings: 8pm – 10 pm
“THE 39 STEPS” A Theater Play Directed by Nida Butt
Get yourself ready to have a riot with Sanam Saeed, Faraz Lodhi, Zeeshan Shah and Ali Hashmi where these 4 actors play 40 + actors
When: Daily, 24th-9th December 2017
Where: Arts Council, Pakistan
Timings: 8 pm
The Italian Food Festival
Renowned Italian cooking expert, Ms. Fabrizia Panzani has prepared a signature menu exclusively for the festival. Reserve your table now and prepare to be amazed with Italian delicacies!
When: Thursday, 23rd – 26th of November
Where: Movenpick Hotel, Karachi
Timings: 7pm – 11 pm
Comedy Masala International – Live in Karachi
Get your act together for this spectacular event, don’t miss it! The international comedians are in TOP FORM, the Line up including the following : WIL SYLVINCE (Showtime, Def Comedy Jam) , CARMEN LYNCH (David Letterman, Conan, Amy Schemer), JINX YEO (Comedy Central) and UMAR RANA (Comedy Central).
TICKETS are Rs. 2,500 which will be available at entrance.
When: 23rd – 25th November 2017
Where: Comedy Masala International
Timings: 9:30 pm – 11:30 pm