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The Illusion of Fashion

The illusion of layering and the wealth of silhouettes delineate fashion designer Agni Mitra Paul’s collection at Bengal Fashion Week.  Traditional fabrics and embroideries cede to contemporary silhouettes through innovative use of colour, cuts and techniques. This amalgamation creates outfits that appeal to youngsters which was the basic concept behind the collection. Gurpreet speaks with [...] Mar 10, 2014
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Textured Cut & Shoe Shine Colour

A simple looking tectured cut is not actually easy to cut! Listen to Jammy explaining its technique and how to top it up with an special shoeshine colouring technique! www.ventunotech.com Mar 5, 2014
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Say Bye to Pins and Brooches!

Here’s a breather for all the women who are petrified from the thought of having to use countless pins and brooches for their beautiful six yard. Fashion designer Jattinn Kochhar unveils chic monochrome ready sarees that are pre-pleated and are sure to make your saree day a delightful one. Playing the celebrity showstopper to Jattinn [...] Mar 9, 2014
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Abhishek Duttas Profusion of Cuts Colours and Style

Designer Abhishek Dutta’s design showcase of jumpsuits, palazzos, drape dresses, jackets, boleros, and maxi dresses on the ramp matched high street fashion. The mixture of bright and earthy colours complimented the silhouettes and to match the colour story Abhishek worked with a profusion of cuts. A leather pallu saree was the biggest surprise in the [...] Mar 9, 2014
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Happy Womens Day!

Woman, god’s most beautiful creation plays multiple roles everyday as a daughter, a mother and a wife. She’s strong, loving and beautiful. Nevanta wishes all the lovely ladies a happy women’s day. Celebrate this special day with us. Mar 8, 2014
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For the Love of Desi Artisanship

This fashion designer strongly believes in reviving dying Indian craftsmanship and use of traditional fabrics such as the Mysore silk. In working towards this, designer Rooh Afza incorporates desi materials and artisanship in her collections. Rooh Afza’s elegant Indian wear boasts of designer six yards, Indo-western lehengas and embellished anarkalis. Playing the stylish showstopper to [...] Mar 8, 2014
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Meera Chopra on Cloud 9

Walking the ramp as a showstopper for designer Jattinn Kochhar at Bengal Fashion Week, 2014 was a special moment for Meera Chopra. Her debut movie in Bollywood is a remake of a cult Bengali movie named Bhooter Bhabishyat. A dazzling black six yard with a shimmering contrast blouse clubbed with dramatic black eye-make up completed [...] Mar 7, 2014
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Decoding Kathakali on the Ramp

The intricacies and the wealth of detail, colour and concept of the Kathakali dancers of Kerala influence and inspire designers Amit and Lalitha’s silhouettes. The duo decodes the face paintings and crowns on these dancers in the form of motifs, embroideries and cuts on their silhouettes. With white as the base colour, the duo plays [...] Mar 7, 2014
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Nobel laureate, writer Gabriel Garcia Marquez turns 87

Colombia writer Gabriel García Márquez, winner of the Nobel Prize in literature in 1982, celebrated his 87th birthday on Thursday in Mexico City. He briefly appeared outside his house where journalists were waiting. Duration: 00:52 Mar 7, 2014
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How to do Messy Top Knot

If you haven't noticed, top knots are all the rage. This is a great hair style for those warm summer months since it's a stylish way to keep your hair up and off your neck and shoulders. Today in Terrific Tresses we will see how to do this simple and easy Messy Top Knot. Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/VentunoHairstyle Twitter: https://twitter.com/VentunoTresses YouTube: http://www.youtube.com/user/VentunoHairstyle A Ventuno Production http://www.ventunotech.com Mar 5, 2014