In a post-Gail Top Chef world, we were finding Padma increasingly tolerable, far better than one Toby Young. But now comes the news that she’s planning to launch a jewelry line “inspired by things like seeds and pods, like cardamom, lentils and cloves.” Is this going to be the Padma-take on those Tiffany lima bean necklaces once favored by sorority girls across the country. Let’s hope not. The collection is set to launch at Bergdorf Goodman in May.
This article from the Village Voice Archive was posted on January 27, 2009