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The Contemporary Take

Young designer Shloka brings contemporary Indian designs to the ramp at the Bangalore Fashion Week SS14.  She brings half sarees, side pleated sarees and many contemporary yet Indian silhouettes to the fore front. Take a look. Jan 29, 2014
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A Touch of Vintage for the Modern Day Bride

‘Opulence’, a splendid bridal line by Jaya Mishra is a seamless amalgamation of Indo-western cut, fabric and craftsmanship. The theme revolves around the designer’s favourite possession, an antique jewellery box. Dazzling anarkalis, experimental six yards, contemporised lehengas and ornate sherwanis form the collection. A vintage touch to the chic design showcase makes the collection interesting. [...] Jan 28, 2014
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A Glimpse of California on the Ramp

The Californian blue sky, beach and sunset inspires fashion designer Michelle Salins’ spring summer collection at BFW, 2014. South Indian diva, actor Sharmiela Mandre, plays the perfect muse to the designer during the show. Take a glimpse. Jan 27, 2014
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Bag It!

Handbags are a must have accessory for every woman. But not just any handbag…it needs to be stylist, have utility and of course be comfortable. Take a look at designer Prabhat Kumar’s leather bag showcase at the Bangalore Fashion Week and make your choice. Jan 27, 2014
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Music stars rock the Grammys red carpet

Music's brightest stars bare lots of skin on the Grammys red carpet in Los Angeles, oozing sex appeal and taking fashion risks on the industry's biggest night. Duration: 01:06 Jan 27, 2014
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An Indian Wedding Touch for Spring Summer

For the spring summer of 2014, fashion designer Gunkiran takes inspiration from the rich and vibrant Indian traditional weddings and tweaks it with western designs and cuts. The splendid collection was showcased at the Bangalore Fashion Week, take a quick look. Jan 26, 2014
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Rehanes South India Twist to Spring Summer

Silk dresses for a resort holiday? We are sure you wouldn’t think of that as a possibility too, but fashion designer Rehane did. For her spring summer collection, she brings together the luxurious fabric and fun and easy clothing. Take a glimpse. Jan 26, 2014
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How to Make Winters Stylish

Mebaz, a design house in Hyderabad launches its fresh line of Indo-western red carpet wear for the winters at the HIFW. Cocktail gowns, bridal lehengas, unconventional six yards, hot tuxedos, classy shervanis, crafted out of velvet, raw silk and suede, form the trendy collection.  Manoj a stylist at Mehbaz, highlights the use of unique embellishments [...] Jan 26, 2014
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US composer adapts 'Brokeback Mountain' into opera

The 75-year-old American composer Charles Wuorinen has adapted the novel "Brokeback Mountain", a tragic love story featuring two cowboys, for the opera. The world premiere of the production takes place in Madrid next Tuesday. Duration: 01:20 Jan 25, 2014
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Are You Looking for a Black Dress?

‘Me and I’, a monochrome high fashion collection by designer Jattinn Kochhar, boasts of stylish jumpsuits, chic gowns and sexy dresses. If a black dress is on your mind, you would want to check out Jattinn’s latest line at BFW, 2014. Here’s a glimpse. Jan 25, 2014
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From North to South

This designer couple hails from Haryana and they looked all the way down south for inspiration for their latest collection. Amit and Lalita take inspiration from the face painting and crown of the Kathakali dancers of Kerala. Take a look at this video and get a quick glimpse of how the translated this inspiration onto [...] Jan 25, 2014
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Indigenous Aymara in Bolivia celebrate 'Alasita' festival

Thousands of Bolivians went to the streets and squares of La Paz to acquire material goods in miniature, in the beginning of the "Alasita" festival that pays homage to "Ekeko" Andean god of wealth. Duration: 00:47 Jan 25, 2014
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Aneesha Choudhary Ups Glam Quotient

Former top model, Aneesha Choudhary, adds glamour to fashion designer Anitha Reddy’s show at HIFW. The Miss Universe finale contestant sashays down the runway in an Indo-western creation inspired by the silence of waterfalls. A pink gown teamed  with a deep purple embellished jacket looked stylish on the tall beauty. Aneesha shares her experience on the ramp as a [...] Jan 25, 2014
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A Fashionable Sojourn to Hamilton

The small yet beautiful island of Hamilton finds its way on the fashion map in Hyderabad. Young designer Fabiha’s voyage to the island had her awestruck with its beauty; and we see that through her clothes. Starting the show with short dresses, in hues of blues and blacks, we see the transition to bright hued [...] Jan 25, 2014