Supriya Nair and Meher Varma
Meher Varma is an anthropologist and writer based in New Delhi. Her interests include fashion, food, and pop culture in post liberalisation India. She is currently working on a collaborative compilation about clothing in India, and can be contacted on instagram at @agramofmeher. Supriya Nair is a writer from Mumbai. She is co-founder of the media company All Things Small.
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