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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
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How to Dress for Today?

Women today want to dress feminine yet powerful, and designer Disha and Maneka amalgamate these traits through a flamboyant combination of dainty prints and strong structures. Take a small glimpse of what they had to offer to Bangalore at the Bangalore Fashion Week. Jan 25, 2014
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I Want to Work with Salman Khan: Actor Monica Singh

Celebrity showstoppers Sridhar Rao and Monica Singh, at the recently concluded Hyderabad International Fashion Week, graced the runway in stylish ensembles by design house, Mebaz. While the actor looked like a prince in an intricately embellished ivory sherwani, Monica matched up to in a red ornate lehenga, making for the perfect Indian bride. Shruthi catches up with [...] Jan 24, 2014
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Drapes the Most Powerful Symbol of Indian Fashion: Tarun Tahiliani

Designer Tarun Tahiliani is the master of drapes; and he flawlessly put together drape silhouettes for his design showcase at the India Bridal Week. Tarun blends Indian heritage and contemporary twists in his silhouettes. He works with fine silk threads to create ornate thread work, jamavaar, chikankari, pearl and crystal work that adorns his kurtas, [...] Jan 24, 2014
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Italy's 'Slow City' goes global with mellow message

The town of Orvieto in Italy combats frenetic modernisation with the Slow City philosophy, banning cars, serving local delicacies in family-run trattorias and providing a safe-haven for traditional artisans. Duration: 02:19 Jan 23, 2014