about

Supa_AboutMy Sunday afternoons when I lived in DC were spent visiting a small vintage shoppe via a french bakery in my neighborhood. What I found most compelling was a chevron rug that clearly had many stories to tell considering its history. The shoppe keeper came to know me as the girl in love with chevrons & éclairs. As an ardent explorer keen to document beautiful moments, I create visual diaries that preserve my memories and hopefully inspire others.

Born and raised in America and now based in London, Supal Desai is the editor behind the lifestyle blog, Chevrons & Éclairs. The blog was initially a digital corner to collect inspiration and ideas for living a city life in Washington, DC and New York City. After extensive work-related and recreational travel, the blog now consists of carefully curated editorial-like blog posts in fashion, food and travel. Since launching her blog, Supal has worked with brands like Aspinal of London, Anthropologie, Boden, Larsson & Jennings to name a few.

After completing a MA in International Relations at the University of St. Andrews and moving to London to work in political risk, Supal founded C&É Consultancy to assist luxury fashion brands enter emerging markets like the Middle East, Central Asia and Sub-Saharan Africa. To find out more about C&É Consultancy, visit the web-site here.

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“This world is but a canvas to our imagination”
—Henry David Thoreau