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LFW Winter-Festive puts spotlight on new talents, Indian weaves (Curtain-raiser )


August 1st, 2012 - 8:12 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Aug 1 (IANS) It will be a celebration of Indian weaves, crafts and young talent. The Lakme Fashion Week Winter-Festive 2012, which kickstarts here Friday, will present collections ... Read more...

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Delhi Couture Week grand finale to feature Sabyasachi


July 29th, 2012 - 4:57 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 29 (IANS) Sabyasachi Mukherjee, known for blending the ethnic and the modern, will bring the curtains down on the third edition of Delhi Couture Week next ... Read more...

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Indian is gorgeous, a perfect amalgamation of world culture: Italian designer (Interview) (With Images)


March 24th, 2012 - 12:33 pm ICT by IANS
Jaipur, March 24 (IANS) India is a melting pot of cultures across the globe and the country's evolving fashion industry is a testimony to it, says well-known Italian designer ... Read more...

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Aspiring designers impresses at international fashion fest


March 22nd, 2012 - 7:46 pm ICT by IANS
Jaipur, March 22 (IANS) Young, aspiring designers stood out at the concluding day of International Foundation of Fashion Technology Institute (IFFTI) conference with their unique and creative designs reflecting a"global ... Read more...

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A designer reinvents Indian textile heritage, craftsmanship


February 19th, 2012 - 10:40 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Feb 19 (IANS) At a time when many are mourning the demise of Indian craftsmanship, well-known designer Anupama Dayal is focussing on employment for master weavers and promoting ... Read more...

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It’s time India sets the trends: Neeru Kumar


April 7th, 2011 - 6:13 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 7 (IANS) Designer Neeru Kumar believes this is the right time for the Indian fashion industry to set the trends as the world respects this country's design ... Read more...

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Neeru Kumar pays tribute to Indian fabrics at WIFW


April 6th, 2011 - 6:37 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 6 (IANS) Designer Neeru Kumar, who has been in the industry for the past 30 years, paid tribute to Indian fabrics in the inaugural show Wednesday of ... Read more...

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We empowered Fabindia family in 50th year: William Bissell


January 2nd, 2011 - 3:33 pm ICT by IANS
Madhusree Chatterjee New Delhi, Jan 2 (IANS) Fabindia, the flagship store for Indian handloom textiles and apparel, has empowered its nearly 700 employees by giving them a stake in the company on its ... Read more...

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National Handloom Expo 2010 in New Delhi


December 22nd, 2010 - 6:47 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Dec.22 (ANI): The Union Ministry of Textiles organised the National Handloom Expo 2010 in New Delhi to promote handlooms in the markets.Many fashion designers participated in a fashion show, organised ... Read more...

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Ritu Kumar’s collection rules ramp on day one of Wills India Fashion Week


March 26th, 2010 - 3:33 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Mar 26 (ANI): After a slight hiccup over a fire safety permit, the Wills Lifestyle India Fashion Week (WLIFW) Autumn-Winter 2010 that kicked off here witnessed models sizzle the ramp ... Read more...

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Western styles merge with Indian crafts at Wills fashion show (With Images)


March 26th, 2010 - 12:45 pm ICT by IANS
By Madhusree Chatterjee New Delhi, March 26 (IANS) Move over ethnic chic, the fashion high street is looking at smart western cuts for the autumn-winter season. The look at the the Wills ... Read more...

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Tarun Tahiliani returns to Indian craft, handloom


March 25th, 2010 - 5:24 pm ICT by IANS
By Radhika Bhirani New Delhi, March 25 (IANS) Handloom, resham work, kantha, chikan, bandhini, block printing -- classic couturier Tarun Tahiliani is giving his signature bridal wear a backseat to promote handloom ... Read more...

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WIFW generates good business for designers (Review)


October 29th, 2009 - 6:04 pm ICT by IANS
By Shilpa Raina New Delhi, Oct 29 (ANS) This time around, the bi-annual Wills Lifestyle India Fashion week (WIFW) ended on a happy note as it generated good business for many designers, ... Read more...

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Anita Dongre shoots for her upcoming collection in Mumbai


August 29th, 2009 - 11:25 pm ICT by ANI
Mumbai, Aug 29(ANI): Fashion Designer Anita Dongre shot for her upcoming collection of Indo-western apparel personifying the best of both in Mumbai on Saturday.The collection impeccably blends, cuts, colors, embellishments and ... Read more...

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Jewelled tones, 3-D imagery highlight of Niki Mahajan’s collection


March 10th, 2009 - 12:27 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 9 (IANS) Known for recreating past regalia with a modern touch, designer Niki Mahajan has for her autumn-winter collection created beautiful jewelled tone dresses with an Indian touch to ... Read more...

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Sandhya Mridul oozes oomph at Lakme Fashion Week


March 31st, 2008 - 2:12 pm ICT by admin
By Shweta Thakur Mumbai, March 31 (IANS) Bollywood actor Sandhya Mridul created a flutter at the Lakme Fashion Week as she swayed and oozed oomph on the ramp in an outfit designed by ... Read more...

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Fashion designer Rodricks kicks off party season in Goa


December 17th, 2007 - 10:19 pm ICT by admin
Goa, Dec 17 (ANI): Noted designer Wendell Rodricks showcased his Lounge Lizard collection in Panjim at the tourists' paradise Goa kicking off the much-awaited party season. Rodricks' latest collection was an ensemble in ... Read more...

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