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Galliano stripped of French honour


August 26th, 2012 - 5:33 am ICT by IANS
Paris, Aug 26 (IANS) French designer John Galliano has been stripped of a prestigious French award following his racist and anti-Semitic remarks that he made last year.Galliano was arrested in ... Read more...

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Sonam to play JNU girl opposite Dhanush in new film


March 17th, 2012 - 2:27 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, March 17 (IANS) Actress Sonam Kapoor has landed the role of a Varanasi girl, who studies in the capital's Jawaharlal Nehru University (JNU), in "Raanjhanaa". She is cast opposite ... Read more...

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Bollywood celebs glam up Manav Gangwani’s show


July 24th, 2011 - 1:09 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 23 (IANS) An array of Bollywood celebrities landed in the capital to attend Manav Gangwani's couture show on the second day of Synergy 1 Delhi ... Read more...

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Back to future - with digital, classic leggings


April 12th, 2011 - 12:31 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 12 (IANS) Heavy digital patterns, ethnic and futuristic styles, flower motifs and shiny crystals -- designers at the just concluded Wills Lifestyle India Fashion Week (WIFW) showcased ... Read more...

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Megan Fox is new face of Armani’s mascara


December 23rd, 2010 - 6:12 pm ICT by ANI
London, Dec 23 (ANI): Actress Megan Fox has become the new face of Giorgio Armani's 'Eyes to Kill Excess' mascara.Fox, 24, is seen in a short film for the cosmetics branch sporting ... Read more...

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Wendell to design for Goa’s tourism security force?


October 5th, 2010 - 12:59 pm ICT by IANS
Panaji, Oct 5 (IANS) Goa's soon-to-be launched tourist security force (TSF) might be patrolling the beaches in uniforms by renowned designer Wendell Rodricks.Swapnil Naik, director of tourism, said Wendell had ... Read more...

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Kanye West’s “Christian Dior Denim Flow” Creates Buzz


October 3rd, 2010 - 8:47 pm ICT by GD
By Meena Kar, Oct 3, (THAINDIAN NEWS) Kanye West's upcoming album is surely going be a huge success. First of all, every week, he is releasing one song from his album to slowly ... Read more...

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Ritu Kumar’s fashion mantra: Innovate, move forward (Interview)


October 3rd, 2010 - 12:38 pm ICT by IANS
By Shilpa Raina New Delhi, Oct 3 (IANS) Designer diva Ritu Kumar, whose brand 'Label' is now being sported by Hollywood celebrities like Mischa Barton and Mel B, says the simple recipe ... Read more...

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Spray-on futuristic fabrics make their debut


September 15th, 2010 - 1:24 pm ICT by IANS
London, Sep 15 (IANS) Seamless fabric can now be sprayed directly onto the body, as if by magic, using aerosol technology. The spray dries instantly to make innovative clothes that can be ... Read more...

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Sari inspires Lecoanet-Hemant’s first solo show (With Images)


September 7th, 2010 - 12:48 pm ICT by IANS
By Shilpa Raina New Delhi, Sep 7 (IANS) Designer duo Lecoanet-Hemant, who moved base here from Paris a decade ago, are excited about their first solo show Sep 9 in Mumbai where they ... Read more...

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Courtney Love goes for classy new look to attract men


July 17th, 2010 - 4:30 pm ICT by ANI
London, July 17 (ANI): Courtney Love has vowed to quit wearing outrageous runway fashion to impress other women, insisting she wants to dress sexy to attract men.The singer, earlier this week, debuted ... Read more...

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Dita Von Teese’s striptease at Paris Fashion Week


July 9th, 2010 - 5:22 pm ICT by ANI
London, July 9 (ANI): Burlesque beauty Dita Von Teese stunned everyone when she reportedly performed a striptease in the middle of a catwalk show at Paris Fashion Week.The brunette flew to France ... Read more...

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Dress made entirely out of chocolate to be unveiled Down Under


March 31st, 2010 - 6:16 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, March 31 (ANI): A new designer outfit made of chocolate is set to be unveiled at an Easter fashion show in southeast Queensland.According to the Gold Coast Bulletin, haute couture designer ... Read more...

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Kareena Kapoor sizzles on the cover of GQ


January 2nd, 2010 - 7:05 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
The new Year starts with a sizzle for Kareena Kapoor who after gracing the covers of many glitzy magazines will now be seen on the cover of the January issue of ... Read more...

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Beijing has largest number of rich people in China: Hurun Report


August 24th, 2009 - 4:49 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Aug 24 (ANI): A new report has revealed that Beijing has the maximum number of rich people in China.The latest Hurun Report on China's wealthiest people said that there are ... Read more...

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New digital fabric megaprinter to revolutionise fashion industry


August 2nd, 2009 - 11:32 am ICT by ANI
Washington, Aug 2 (ANI): For those dreaming up runway-worthy fashions, the new digital fabric megaprinter can help them climb up the ladders of success.Fashion students of Baylor University are using a novel ... Read more...

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Free Carla Bruni CDs to be given away in taxpayer-funded campaign


May 5th, 2009 - 3:48 pm ICT by ANI
London, May 5 (ANI): Thousands of Carla Bruni CDs will be given away for free in a French campaign funded by the country's taxpayers.The Ministry of Agriculture will send the album, along ... Read more...

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Bollywood actress Katrina Kaif latest Barbie


March 27th, 2009 - 9:06 pm ICT by ANI
Mumbai, Mar 27 (ANI): Bollywood actress Katrina Kaif on Friday walked the ramp as a Barbie at Lakme Fashion Week here.Designers had put together a special show to showcase 50 years of ... Read more...

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It’s Barbie’s Birthday Today!


March 9th, 2009 - 8:40 pm ICT by GD
Barbie celebrates her fiftieth birthday today and looks the ageless perfection she was the day she entered our lives half a century ago. With her perky chest and wasp-like waist, mile ... Read more...

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Paris haute couture season opens with optimism


January 27th, 2009 - 5:00 pm ICT by IANS
London, Jan 27 (IANS) Paris haute couture for spring-summer 2009 kicked off with major designer houses participating in it and experts are predicting good turnover despite the financial meltdown."The growth will be ... Read more...

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Demi Moore, hubby would love to have more babies


December 23rd, 2008 - 3:10 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, December 23 (ANI): Hollywood actress Demi Moore has revealed that she would love to add to her family with hubby Ashton Kutcher.The 46-year-old Ghost star, who has three kids from ... Read more...

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Demi Moore and Bruce Willis daughter makes her debut


November 30th, 2008 - 5:34 pm ICT by ANI
London, Nov 30 (ANI): Demi Moore and Bruce Willis daughter Scout LaRue Willis made her debut at one of Europe''s most glamorous balls on November 28.Scout and her mother were at ... Read more...

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Designer Charu Parashar uses chintz in her collection


October 1st, 2008 - 5:35 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Oct 1 (IANS) Chintz, derived from the Hindi word 'chheent' or sprinkle, is what Charu Parashar has used to design a spring-summer collection of hot pants, super mini skirts and ... Read more...

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Ashish Soni redefines couture with black and white collection


September 18th, 2008 - 12:13 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Sep 18 (IANS) Designer Ashish Soni's sophisticated line of cashmere and woollen coats, pants, jackets, sherwanis and satin gowns - all in in black and white - served to redefine haute ... Read more...

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India’s couture week to revive its glorious traditions: Designers


September 8th, 2008 - 11:48 am ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Sep 8 (IANS) Top designers are waiting with baited breath for India's first haute couture week that will give them a chance to flaunt garments of opulence and exclusivity, taking the ... Read more...

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Famous designer Yves Saint Laurent dies


June 3rd, 2008 - 7:58 am ICT by David M N James
World renowned designed Yves Saint Laurent is dead. YSL died on Sunday 11 p.m. (5 p.m. ET) in his home in Paris France aged 71. Laurent was considered a French hero after ... Read more...

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Budding designers unleash their creativity in Delhi


June 1st, 2008 - 8:03 pm ICT by admin
New Delhi, June 1 (ANI): India's top models have walked the ramp here and showcased the latest creations of budding fashion designers.The young designers showcased some of the choicest outfits ... Read more...

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Emaar still keen on Indian IPO


March 24th, 2008 - 6:53 pm ICT by admin
Dubai, March 24 (IANS) The United Arab Emirates' real estate giant Emaar is still bullish about the Indian real estate market and will launch its initial public offering (IPO) when it thinks ... Read more...

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