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Manish Arora goes truly Indian for Paris show


September 20th, 2012 - 10:14 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 20 (IANS) Manish Arora is ready to showcase his creations to global fashionistas at the Paris Fashion Week Sep 27, and says he has for the first ... Read more...

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Wendell displays his ‘Timeless’ collection at LFW


August 5th, 2012 - 1:19 am ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Aug 4 (IANS) Designer Wendell Rodricks showcased his new collection titled "Timeless", featuring long dresses, georgette circle dupattas, satin silk long line cholis, kurtas, high waist dhoti among others, ... Read more...

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Dongre’s tribute to Indian textiles at LFW (With Images)


July 28th, 2012 - 2:39 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, July 28 (IANS) Designer Anita Dongre is set to pay tribute to Indian textiles with a collection called "Urban Princess" at the forthcoming Lakme Fashion Week, which begins Aug ... Read more...

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Richa Chadha to walk for Debarun at LFW (With Image)


July 27th, 2012 - 2:20 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, July 27 (IANS) Richa Chadha, who is on cloud nine post the success of "Gangs of Wasseypur - Part I", is all set to grace the runway durng the ... Read more...

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Anushka Khanna to debut at LFW with ‘Floral Fragments’ (With Image)


July 26th, 2012 - 7:47 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, July 26 (IANS) Designer Anushka Khanna is all set to debut at the forthcoming Lakme Fashion Week winter-festive 2012, with a collection titled Floral Fragments."The theme of the show ... Read more...

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Indira Baikerikar’s latest collection an ode to artisans


July 15th, 2012 - 8:26 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 15 (IANS) Indira Ghosh Baikerikar's autumn-winter collection reflects India's rich culture of India and pays a tribute to the country's artisans, the designer says."At Indira (her label), ... Read more...

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Step up your style with splash of colours this monsoon (Lifestyle Feature)


July 15th, 2012 - 2:06 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 15 (IANS) Wondering how to step up your style quotient this monsoon? Go for brighter colours and sleek silhouettes in light fabrics, say fashion experts."Monsoon is all ... Read more...

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Eyeing small town India, subsidised condom set to be trendier


June 25th, 2012 - 2:33 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 25 (IANS) Deluxe Nirodh, a subsidised condom that originally began as a family planning measure under a government initiative, is now eyeing smaller cities and towns to ... Read more...

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Scientist, designer create bodysuit to fend off malaria


May 9th, 2012 - 5:30 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, May 9 (IANS) A scientist and a designer have created a fashionable hooded bodysuit for warding off mosquitoes carrying malaria parasites, a disease that kills 655,000 people annually on ... Read more...

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Hand shadowgrapher Amar Sen holds infinity in his palm (With Images)


April 23rd, 2012 - 1:52 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, April 23 (IANS) Amar Sen knows literally how to create the world with his fingers. With a swish and a flick of his fingers, grains of sand transform into ... Read more...

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Barbie Apparel’s first couture range for girls (With image)


April 3rd, 2012 - 9:41 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, April 3 (IANS) Barbie Apparel Tuesday announced the launch its first couture party collection for girls aged 2-12 years in India. The line includes summer fashion staples as well ... Read more...

Posted in Life Style |

Hendricks borrows clothes from show


March 11th, 2012 - 2:24 pm ICT by IANS
Los Angeles, March 11 (IANS) Actress Christina Hendricks says she sometimes borrow clothes from the set of "Mad Men" to wear at events.The 36-year-old plays office manager Joan Harris in ... Read more...

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Designers Riimple-Mayyur revive Mughal, Victorian era


March 8th, 2012 - 1:48 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 8 (IANS) Mother-son designer duo Riimple and Mayyur Girotra have taken inspiration from the Mughal and Victorian eras to create their latest couture collection, which is a ... Read more...

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Rohit Bal’s grand finale gets standing ovation


March 7th, 2012 - 2:32 am ICT by IANS
Mumbai, March 7 (IANS) The grand finale of one of India's finest designers Rohit Bal at the Lakme Fashion Week was a memorable one. The designer did not want to ... Read more...

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Pam pays tribute to modern women with spring-summer collection (With Image)


March 6th, 2012 - 2:17 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 6 (IANS) Pam Mehta, who designs an elegant couture line, has unveiled her latest collection that is a tribute to modern women who want to look glamorous ... Read more...

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UV-resistant swim suits from Shivan-Narresh at LFW


March 2nd, 2012 - 9:52 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, March 2 (IANS) Bringing their unusual touches to swimwear again, designer duo Shivan-Narresh Friday showcased special swim suit line, which is resistant to ultra-violet rays, at the ongoing Lakme ... Read more...

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Debarun Mukherjee ropes in Shahana as his showstopper (With Image)


March 2nd, 2012 - 5:10 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, March 2 (IANS) Designer Debarun Mukherjee is set to pay tribute to old Bollywood charm with his collection at the ongoing Lakme Fashion Week (LFW) and he has roped ... Read more...

Posted in Life Style |

Get set for the comeback of satin!


February 26th, 2012 - 2:20 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Feb 26 (IANS) That shiny, silky, soft fabric is going to be the big thing next autumn-winter - yes, we're talking of satin. Get ready to embrace the ... Read more...

Posted in Life Style |

Saris with a twist by Kiran Uttam Ghosh (With Images)


January 14th, 2012 - 2:00 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Jan 14 (IANS) Designer Kiran Uttam Ghosh, known for her chic and glamourous designs, has presented a modern avatar of the six-yard sari for the new-age woman.The ... Read more...

Posted in Life Style |

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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Turn on unisex fashion this winter


November 24th, 2011 - 12:50 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Nov 24 (IANS) As winter knocks on the doors, stock up on a mix of bold colours and experimental designs that suit both genders, say experts. Coats, jackets, ... 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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Model slips at Vineet Bahl’s show


October 12th, 2011 - 8:57 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Oct 12 (IANS) "What's a fashion show without little goof-ups", asks designer Vineet Bahl, during whose show Wednesday model Tinu Verghis fell while sashaying down the ramp on ... Read more...

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Kavita Bhartia pays tribute to Indian weavers


October 9th, 2011 - 10:12 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Oct 9 (IANS) Designer Kavita Bhartia paid a tribute to Indian weavers through her collection showcased on the second day of the Wills Lifestyle India Fashion Week (WIFW) ... Read more...

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‘The Theatre of Illusions’ by Rohit-Rahul at WIFW finale


October 2nd, 2011 - 3:07 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Oct 2 (IANS) Rohit Gandhi and Rahul Khanna, will showcase "The Theatre of Illusions" at the grand finale of the Wills Lifestyle India Fashion Week (WIFW) Spring-Summer 2012 ... Read more...

Posted in Life Style |

Preity is open to experimentation: Designer


September 26th, 2011 - 1:36 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 26 (IANS) Preity Zinta's international look in the chat show "Up Close & Personal with PZ" on UTV Stars has fetched applause. Surily Goel, the designer ... Read more...

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Indian designer Ritesh Kumar at Milan Fashion Week


September 25th, 2011 - 7:37 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 25 (IANS) Delhi-based designer Ritesh Kumar is participating in the ongoing Milan Fashion Week Spring/Summer 2012 where he is showcasing his collection titled "Cinderelloid" and describes it ... Read more...

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Socks turn shoes, shirts go topsy-turvy at VHIMW


September 3rd, 2011 - 10:29 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 3 (IANS) It was an experimental journey for designer-duo Ankita and Anjana Bhargav at the Van Heusen India Men's Week Saturday as they converted socks into shoes ... 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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Accessories to dominate Sanchita’s menswear line


August 29th, 2011 - 4:27 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 29 (IANS) Designer Sanchita Ajjampur believes that accessories play an important role in making an outfit glamorous. And that is why her menswear line at the Van ... Read more...

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Pre-bridal outfits on Preeti Ghai’s shelf


August 24th, 2011 - 5:54 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 24 (IANS) Creativity and innovation are a must for designers to keep abreast with the times and with this in mind, Preeti Ghai has come up with ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

Fusion of Eastern European art, Euro-Asian essence at LFW


August 20th, 2011 - 8:53 am ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Aug 20 (IANS) Oneness of the world - that's the idea behind designer Pallavi Goenka's latest collection, Meler, that was showcased at the ongoing Lakme Fashion Week (LFW) and ... Read more...

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Vidya, Sridevi cheer for Sabyasachi show at LFW


August 20th, 2011 - 3:39 am ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Aug 20 (IANS) Lots of colour along with four dozen models of different ages and sizes on the ramp. That is how the third day of the Lakme ... Read more...

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Kolkatta, Paris, Jaipur inspire Preeti Kapoor’s designs (With images)


August 19th, 2011 - 6:17 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Aug 19 (IANS) Delhi-based designer Preeti S. Kapoor will showcase a collection inspired by the rich tradition and culture of cities like Kolkatta, Jaipur and Paris at the Lakme ... Read more...

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Nachiket Barve brings the ‘Golden Hour’ to LFW ramp


August 19th, 2011 - 12:03 am ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Aug 18 (IANS) Designer Nachiket Barve's collection "The Golden Hour" transformed the Lakme Fashion Week (LFW) ramp into the period just after dusk before the night claims the sky. ... Read more...

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