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Mall for love

Mall for love
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First Published: Sat, Feb 09 2008. 12 31 AM IST
Updated: Sat, Feb 09 2008. 12 31 AM IST
Harshad Ajoomal, Mumbai
Jewellery designer and manufacturer, h.ajoomal
A bouquet of 25 blue orchids from Ferns ‘N’ Petals, Kemps Corner, Rs3,000.
Private speedboat from the Gateway of India to Alibaug, Rs15,000.
Meal to go, from Thai Pavilion, Taj President, Rs5,000.
Bottle of Dom Pérignon, Rs16,269.
Preethi Dasa, Bangalore
Software engineer, Applibase Pvt. Ltd
A box of 16 Ferrero Rocher chocolates, Rs400.
Vietnamese dinner with cocktails at Blue Ginger, Taj West End, Rs3,500.
Soukalin Ghosh, Mumbai
Product manager, ICICI Bank
Air tickets to and from Goa, Rs12,000.
A day and night in a cottage at Taj Holiday Village, Rs15,000.
Josy Paul, Mumbai
Chairman, BBDO India
Horse carriage ride from Apollo Bunder to Marine Drive, Rs400.
Dinner at Salt Water Grill, Rs4,000.
Sarosh Behram Borde, Mumbai
Head, HR, Pam Pharmaceutical and Allied Machinery Co. Pvt. Ltd
Bouquet of 20 red roses, Rs300.
A platinum pendant or earrings from Tanishq, Rs10,000.
Dinner at Not Just Jazz by the Bay with a round of cocktails and live music, Rs2,000.
Nabil Vailulia, Mumbai
Manager, business development, ForeCore Associates
Bouquet of orchids and lilies from FlowerCiti, SV Road, Rs500.
Dinner at Souk, The Taj Mahal Palace and Tower, Rs3,000.
Long drive back home, Rs500.
Anand Halankar, Dubai
Analyst, Kingdom Hotel Investments
A bouquet from Fnp.com (Ferns ‘N’ Petals), Rs2,000.
Chanel cosmetics gift set, including Chanel No. 5 perfume, body wash and moisturizer, Rs12,000.
Montblanc Starwalker Resin roller pen, Rs14,000.
Cost to courier the gifts from Dubai to Chennai, Rs1,100.
Vindya Vausini, Bangalore
Public relations officer, India Foundation for the Arts
Bouquet of 10 purple carnations, Rs250.
Dinner at Little Italy, Rs1,000.
Vishwas Bharadwaj, Bangalore
Advertising professional
Two rounds of paragliding at Nirvana Adventures, Kamshet, Rs3,000.
Sunset on a hill at Kamshet, free.
Wild flowers, free.
A short evening dress from Mango, Rs4,500.
Brainard Colaco, Mumbai
Corporate executive chef, Mocha
OMG treadmill from Grand Slam Fitness, Bandra, Rs24,000.
Home-cooked meal of pan-seared chicken with mashed potatoes, garlic bread and salad, Rs300.
Kunal Sampat, Mumbai
Senior reservations manager, Emirates airline
White gold ring from TBZ, Rs12,000.
Candlelight dinner at Flames Restaurant and Bar, Le Royal Meridien, Rs4,000.
Vikrant Chougule, Mumbai
Director, Indage Group
Business class tickets for two to Australia on Singapore Airlines, about Rs4 lakh.
Seven-day stay at The Observatory Hotel, Sydney, about Rs1.5 lakh.
Christopher Whyte, Mumbai
Assistant art director, Wizcraft International Entertainment Pvt. Ltd
Bouquet of 12 red roses, Rs200.
An ‘Escape for the day’ spa treatment at Frank Provost Salon and Spa, Rs4,101.
Dinner at the Olive Bar and Kitchen, Rs3,000.
Diamond earrings from Orra, Rs5,500.
Hired car for the evening, Rs1,200.
Jaymin Shah, Mumbai
Category manager, HyperCity Retail (India) Pvt. Ltd
Dinner at Five Spice with a bottle of wine, Rs2,000.
Bouquet of 15 red roses, Rs200.
Gift voucher from United Colors of Benetton, Rs1,500.
Sunder Venkataraman, Mumbai
Senior supervising producer, New Media Eros International
Club Prana Indulgence package, including an aromatherapy massage, a gold aromatic facial and a fruit body scrub, at Club Prana Spa, Hyatt Regency, Rs9,213
Tarun Dhamecha, Mumbai
Project sales manager, Pidilite Industries Ltd
A box of 8 Ferrero Rocher chocolates, Rs275.
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First Published: Sat, Feb 09 2008. 12 31 AM IST