Posts by Kiran Rai

Sir Alistair Rai is the brainchild of designer Kiran Rai. She brings a global perspective to the brand, which celebrates diversity & cultural appreciation. Kiran relies on over 20 years of experience in the fashion & merchandising industries, which includes past positions with GAP, Disney & The Limited Corporation.

Be Gentle with Yourself When Dealing with Heartbreak

“Relationships are like glass. Sometimes it’s better to leave them broken than try to hurt yourself putting it back together.” ~Unknown

I’m sitting in the nail salon near my apartment, perusing Vogue and making small talk with the woman who is cradling my hand and filing my nails. We’re catching up on our lives; I tell her I’ve been in Phoenix for the month. She nods and, in broken English, inquires about him.

I’d like to say my subsequent tears are a rarity, but lately, they seem to have a mind of their own.

I sit across from my best …