Interview with Lifestyle & Fashion Blogger Diksha Sharma

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What advice do you have for those who want to be a blogger?

Do it not for the money, but because you reek passion about something. Money shall follow suit. Carve a niche for yourself. You don’t necessarily have to fall in the bracket of Fashion or Lifestyle or Travel. If you think there is something else you excel at/or are extremely passionate about and would create great content regarding the same, go for it! Also, please, do not confuse blogging with influencing!

How would you describe yourself in 5 words?

Banjara. Passionate. Epicurean. Globetrotter. Reader.

What makes you smile and what scares you the most?

The tiniest of things can make me smile, like a bright day outside or a cloudy evening. What scares me the most is being one of the crowd. Have been average for way too long. While its okay to be so, I’d rather not go there again.

What is your greatest strength and weakness?

EMPATHY. IMPATIENCE

Describe the next five years of your life, and your plans

I don’t plan long term, but all I know is that I’ve just gotten started and Aries like me don’t turn back. Its only a roller coaster here on and i can sense it 😀


I plan to cover 30 countries before I turn 30! I’ve covered 11 so far. So quite a few to be covered in the next 3-4 years.

What type of collaborations do you like to do in the most?

The kinds where I’m allowed to use my creativity. The kinds where things aren’t micromanaged and the kinds where the brand shows faith in me to do best with whatever they give me!

About how long is the average amount of time before a blogger actually gets popular and grab good projects?

Honestly, depends from work to work and how you can engage your audience.

Mention about any special recognition or award that you have received for your blogging or as a blogger?

Don’t need no award when I have an extremely doting audience that’s forever growing! 🙂

Who is your favorite blogger and why?

Currently, Shenaz Treasurywala. Extremely creative. Extremely natural. Extremely raw. Also, she seems to be enjoying it so, so much!

How did you get involved in Blogging?

I had always been blogging, just that in my college years it used to be articles and poems and then eventually it translated to Fashion, Travel and Food blogging because I was always asked about my shopping places, my favorite brands, my go to eateries and the travel enquiries were endless.

How long have you been a Blogger? From where did you get started?

Close to 3 years now

Are you working on any current projects?

Multiple, yeah

What kind of campaigns you like the most and why?

Travel ones! Because, hey, Travel!!

What do you like doing in your spare time?

Reading. Netflix. Painting.

What would you change your name to?

Banjaran

Where would you like to visit?

Dream destination – ‘Aitutaki’

What’s the most interesting thing you have read or seen this week?

Sapiens, the book.

What is your favourite movie?

Before sunrise

What sports do you enjoy watching?

Basketball. Tennis.

What is your favorite song?

At the moment – pachtaoge 😛

What are your favorite clothes?

Sarees!

Where did you grow up?

Jaipur for the most part

What were your best/worst subjects in school?

English! Hindi!