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Designer gives sari the Dutch touch (With Image)

August 16th, 2012 - 2:03 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 16 (IANS) He loves Indian embroidery and traditional Indian unpolished jewellery and has used the sari's draping and pleating technique in his dresses. Dutch designer Jan Taminiau, ... Read more...

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Wearability factor gets prominence at LFW

August 5th, 2012 - 7:45 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Aug 5 (IANS) The wearability factor seems to have inspired most of the young designers at the ongoing Lakme Fashion Week-Winter Festive 2012. From Payal Kapoor, to Mayank Anand ... Read more...

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Indian embroidery, needlework making Western inroads: Falguni-Shane (With Image)

June 4th, 2012 - 12:10 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 4 (IANS) If their cuts and designs brought them fame, they also earned them an impressive client list that boasts of the likes of Britney Spears, ... Read more...

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Indian lessons for Kenyan bead weavers (With Image)

January 8th, 2012 - 2:47 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Jan 8 (IANS) The chill still hangs heavy in the air - misting the brick and mortar facade of Dilli Haat in the capital. It is ... Read more...

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India through the eyes of an Italian

October 4th, 2011 - 4:07 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Oct 4 (IANS) "Circle of Making", an Indian-Italian cross-cultural dialogue, will open here Oct 11 with a showcase by senior artist Tarshito aka Nicola Strippoli at the Italian ... Read more...

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Indian designers lament French icon Yves Saint Laurent’s passing

June 2nd, 2008 - 10:37 pm ICT by IANS
By Radhika Bhirani New Delhi, June 2 (IANS) India's designer fraternity Monday mourned the passing away of French fashion icon Yves Saint Laurent, saying his death had created a void that would be ... Read more...

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Kitsch becomes chic as Indian fashion walks the global ramp

May 23rd, 2008 - 6:58 pm ICT by admin
By Shweta Thakur It's sophisticated and suave, bejewelled and bright, traditional and modern too... The Indian look is all of these, and grabbing eyeballs not just on ramps in the country but also ... Read more...

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