Vicki brings a great deal of interactive shopping and terrestrial television expertise to The Jewellery Channel, but so much more.Known as the "Dinner Party Diva" always throwing extravagant dinner parties and charity themed parties; from Bond nights to large scale Bollywood Events. The money she raises goes towards running her family owned eye hospital/charity in India called "NIRDOSH" where they give free cataract eye operations to blind children.Vicki loves to travel and collect things wherever she goes specially jewellery - being Indian she has a natural passion for jewels and recipes. When not skiing high mountains or jumping out of planes, working on the Jewellery Channel is the most perfect job for her as she loves jewellery and loves shopping! |
What did you do before joining TJC?
Full time mum.
What makes you enjoy working at TJC?
Trying on an endless supply of glamorous jewels very day.
What is your favourite gemstone and why?
I love Colombian Emeralds because they are exotic like me.
Describe your personal style?
Glamour and Sparkle.
What is your favourite colour and why?
Red...because it is sumptuous, exotic and rich.
Name your favourite restaurant and why?
Michelan star L’Ortolan in Berkshire – Best four courses I have ever had and I know the chef.
If you were to travel around the world in 80 Days, which city will you begin from and why?
London – As that’s where Phileas Fogg started.
What is your worst ever fashion malfunction?
Everything I wore in the eighties.
Who is your favourite celebrity and why?
Davina McColl – I want to be her best friend.
What is your best TV show and why?
Come dine with me – I love dinner parties and cooking. It’s the funniest programme on TV today and has a huge cult following.
In exactly two words how would your best friend describe you?
If you were to be the Prime Minister for Three (3) Hours, what would you do and why?
Make chocolate free.
Can you reveal a secret about a fellow TJC presenter?
Derek wears ladies pants.