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After Katrina, Hrithik may walk the ramp for kids


January 13th, 2012 - 3:27 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Jan 13 (IANS) First Bollywood actress Katrina Kaif's look inspired a fashion Barbie doll and now heartthrob Hrithik Roshan is likely to walk the ramp for Mattel Toys.Katrina had ... Read more...

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Go for layering in winter, suggests Dannii Minogue


January 7th, 2012 - 8:35 am ICT by IANS
London, Jan 7 (IANS) For all those with wardrobe woes in winters, Australian singer Dannii Minogue suggests layering is the way!The 40-year-old star says the technique will not just "boost ... Read more...

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A cultural potpourri at Pakistan’s Bridal Week (Curtain Raiser)


December 17th, 2011 - 6:41 pm ICT by IANS
Lahore, Dec 17 (IANS) It will be a date with history, exquisite workmanship and classical fashion with modern interpretations at the inaugural Pakistan Fashion Design Council L'Oreal Paris Bridal Week (PFDC ... Read more...

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I believe in presenting India-inspired collections: Manish Malhotra


December 13th, 2011 - 1:36 pm ICT by IANS
Marbela Beach (Goa), Dec 13 (IANS) Indian tradition and aesthetics have become such an important part of Manish Malhotra's designs that he even took inspiration from them for his resort ... Read more...

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Global attention, not business in focus at IRFW (Review)


December 11th, 2011 - 6:29 pm ICT by IANS
Bambolim (Goa), Dec 11 (IANS) The inaugural edition of India Resort Fashion Week (IRFW) has concluded and the participating designers say the focus was more on brand building and introducing ... Read more...

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Designerwear show affecting local business in Goa?


December 10th, 2011 - 6:44 pm ICT by IANS
Bambolim (Goa), Dec 10 (IANS) Goa's picturesque beaches and churches apart, tourists also throng the state for local shopping. But the first edition of the India Resort Fashion Week (IRFW) ... Read more...

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Indian fashion weeks are interactive: British jewellery designer


December 10th, 2011 - 5:16 pm ICT by IANS
Bambolim (Goa), Dec 10 (IANS) Inspired by India's diverse culture and beautiful fabrics, British jewellery designer Cornelis Van Andel shifted base to India 20 years back. And she feels Indian ... Read more...

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Sari as resort wear? Why not, asks designer Anupamaa


December 9th, 2011 - 2:48 pm ICT by IANS
Panaji, Dec 9 (IANS) You'd think a bikini, a swimsuit or a kaftan would be apt as resort wear, but designer Anupamaa Dayal surprised everyone when she showcased saris as ... Read more...

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Needed institutes to train cutters and tailors


December 9th, 2011 - 1:47 pm ICT by IANS
Panaji, Dec 9 (IANS) Designers alone cannot produce resort or beach wear. Cutters and tailors need to be trained to ensure that the end product is immaculate, says designer James ... Read more...

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Time to unveil our own Victoria’s Secret: Indian designers


December 8th, 2011 - 5:45 pm ICT by IANS
Panaji, Dec 8 (IANS) Call it swimwear, beachwear or resort wear -- the market for this segment has so far been neglected in the country but designers feel the ... Read more...

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Beaches, babes, bikinis..here’s India Resort Fashion Week (Curtain raiser)


December 6th, 2011 - 8:37 pm ICT by IANS
Panaji, Dec 6 (IANS) Resort wear might have a niche market in the country, but the rules of the game are set to soon change with inaugural edition of India ... Read more...

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Bhopal Fashion Week turns into disaster, called off


December 3rd, 2011 - 4:08 pm ICT by IANS
Bhopal, Dec 3 (IANS) The glitz and the glamour of the inaugural Bhopal Fashion Week (BFW) crumbled down as the organisers failed to meet the expectations of the participating designers ... Read more...

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Indian brocade big time hit among Europeans


October 31st, 2011 - 12:55 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Oct 31 (IANS) Brocade fabrics - that is what many Europeans request for when their friends visit India, says Spanish designer Ana González, pointing out that the traditional ... Read more...

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World Fashion Week show will be a milestone: Ritu Kumar


October 25th, 2011 - 5:13 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Oct 25 (IANS) Known for her ethnic Indian wear, veteran designer Ritu Kumar is to participate in the first edition of World Fashion Week (WFW) next September as ... Read more...

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Indian American designer at Dubai Fashion Week


October 20th, 2011 - 10:58 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Oct 20 (IANS) The Dubai Fashion Week (DFW) has for the first time invited an Indian American fashion designer, Parna Ghose, to display her ethnic Indian collection. DFW Spring ... Read more...

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Lakme Fashion Week March 1-6 next year


October 18th, 2011 - 5:00 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Oct 18 (IANS) Get ready to enjoy six days of non-stop fun, fashion and glamour as the summer-resort edition of Lakme Fashion Week (LFW) will be held from ... Read more...

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Hilton walks the ramp for Andre Tan


October 18th, 2011 - 2:24 am ICT by IANS
London, Oct 18 (IANS) Socialite Paris Hilton sashayed the runway for designer Andre Tan at the Ukrainian Fashion Week."Just finished walking the Andre Tan Runway Show. So much fun! ... Read more...

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Mixing styles: Ravi Bajaj set for Dubai Fashion Week


October 17th, 2011 - 10:04 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Oct 17 (IANS) Designer Ravi Bajaj, who is set to debut at the Dubai Fashion Week (DFW) starting Thursday, is looking forward to showcasing his collection, which is ... Read more...

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Prateik is very spontaneous: Kalki Koelchin


October 9th, 2011 - 3:36 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Oct 9 (IANS) Bollywood actor Kalki Koelchin, who has teamed up with Prateik for soon-to-release movie "My Friend Pinto", finds the co-star very spontaneous and humble.Kalki and Prateik, ... Read more...

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Arjan is brand ambassador of Punjab Fashion week


October 5th, 2011 - 4:29 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Oct 5 (IANS) Arjan Bajwa has been signed as the male brand ambassador of the upcoming Punjab Fashion Week (PFW).The 33-year-old actor, who hails from Punjab and is ... Read more...

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Focus on brand building at mens week (Review)


September 5th, 2011 - 6:22 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 5 (IANS) Branding more important than business seems the mantra for deisgners making men?s wear in the country! There were not too many buyers at the ... Read more...

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Masked men steal hearts in multi-designer show


September 4th, 2011 - 1:46 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 4 (IANS) Sometimes presentation gets an edge over others. This is what happened at a four-designer show at the Van Heusen India Men's Week, when masked men, ... Read more...

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Celebrities? Who knows? But trends for sure at men’s week (Curtainraiser)


September 1st, 2011 - 3:31 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 1 (IANS) The third edition of the Van Heusen India Mens Week (VHIMW) will bring in some hidden surprises when it comes to having celebrities on ... Read more...

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Classic silhouettes inspire Ankita-Anjana for men’s fashion week


August 29th, 2011 - 4:28 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 29 (IANS) Designers Ankita and Anjana Bhargav of label ANKY will showcase a collection inspired by classic silhouettes but with a modern touch titled 'NOWthen' at the ... Read more...

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Gujarat government honours designers Shyamal, Bhumika


August 28th, 2011 - 6:37 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 28 (IANS) Designer couple Shyamal and Bhumika Sodhan have been felicitated by Gujrat government for their initiative to support the Gujarat Cancer Society (GCS) through fashion.The ... Read more...

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Osbourne want to launch her own fashion line


August 25th, 2011 - 6:47 am ICT by IANS
London, Aug 25 (IANS) Singer Kelly Osbourne says she wants to launch her own fashion line, after she enjoyed her time working with Madonna on her clothing collection.Osbourne is the ... Read more...

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Not far behind: Indian men’s fashion catching up


August 23rd, 2011 - 1:33 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Aug 23 (IANS) Fashion in India is headed in a new direction - the male closet. The market is at a nascent state and dominated by traditional wear like ... Read more...

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Work behind every Indian garment is unique: Filipino fashion blogger


August 22nd, 2011 - 3:45 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Aug 22 (IANS) Filipino blogger Bryan Grey Yambao began tapping away at the keyboard from the age of 17 to express his views on global fashion and has ... Read more...

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A potpourri of business for designers at LFW (Review)


August 22nd, 2011 - 3:42 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Aug 22 (IANS) Some designers got a bagfull of orders, while others managed average business at the just concluded Lakme Fashion Week (LFW) Winter/Festive 2011. Eighty-seven designers from various ... Read more...

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Manish Malhotra brings curtains down on LFW in style


August 22nd, 2011 - 3:32 am ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Aug 22 (IANS) Three giant wooden frames hung from the ceiling edged with hundreds of bulbs, a long glass ramp gleamed under the lights, the stage framed in ... Read more...

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17 brands to participate in India Mens Week


August 21st, 2011 - 2:52 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 21 (IANS) Well-known designer Arjun Khanna will inaugurate the third edition of Van Heusen India Mens Week (VHIMW), while Tarun Tahiliani and 15 other leading designer ... Read more...

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Johar, Bahl to present Van Heusen India Men’s Week finale


August 20th, 2011 - 5:00 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 20 (IANS) The grand finale of the third edition of Van Heusen India Men's Week (VHIMW) is going to witness immaculate, well-tailored garments from filmmaker Karan ... Read more...

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Sonam brings the curtains down on Jewellery Week


August 5th, 2011 - 1:18 am ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Aug 4 (IANS) Actress Sonam Kapoor Thursday closed the second season of the four day jewellery extravaganza - the India International Fashion Week (IIJW), walking the ramp showcasing ... Read more...

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Abu-Sandeep celebrate silver jubilee in fashion industry (With image)


August 4th, 2011 - 6:25 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 4 (IANS) Designer duo Abu Jani and Sandeep Khosla, who completed 25 years in the fashion industry Thursday, say fashion was just taking birth in India ... Read more...

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I’m a diehard Priyanka fan: Shraddha Kapoor


August 3rd, 2011 - 8:01 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Aug 3 (IANS) Newcomer Shraddha Kapoor is taking baby steps in the industry and guess who she idolizes? She takes inspiration from Priyanka Chopra's acting and when it ... Read more...

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