5 must-buy adult colouring books
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Characterised by intricate designs, psychedelic patterns and meditative forms, colouring books for grown ups are a popular trend in the west, and are gaining fans in the country too. There’s a colouring book on every imaginable theme — nature, mandalas, indie rock, Game of Thrones, and one even on swear words with illustrated typography.
Price: Rs 465
An Inky Treasure Hunt and Colouring Book Features detailed pen-and-ink illustrations of garden creatures. It has sold 2 million copies worldwide.
My Mumbai Colouring Book
Price: Rs 350
This book features the landmarks of Mumbai city. You can use pastels, wax colours, watercolours, colour pencils and felt-tipped pens.
The Jaya Colouring Book
Price: Rs 399
Relive the Mahabharata through 108 illustrations based on Devdutt Pattanaik’s Jaya, a retelling of the Mahabharata.
Price: Rs 899
The Mughal-inspired colouring book brings to life the romance of Mughal miniatures.
The Mystical World: Khalil Gibran’s The Prophet
Price: Rs 299
It features illustrations based on verses from Khalil Gibran’s The Prophet. The drawings are of flowers, birds and animals.