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Is Resort Wear Trending in India?

How would a futuristic collection look like? Quirky, edgy and fun. Abhishek Dutta presents a sophisticated resort wear collection that revolves around hypothetical super beings who have taken over the world. To translate the same onto the ramp, he uses structures, prints and cuts inspired from celestial objects. Using chanderi, linen, organic cotton and leather, [...] Jan 23, 2014
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Clothes to Die for this Season

To die for, that’s how they envisioned it, and that’s how we perceived it! Designer duo Shantanu and Nikhil’s wedding collection titled ‘To Die For’ took inspiration from the Renaissance period. Leaf motifs interestingly run throughout the collection creating a delicate pattern on the paneled kurtas, peplum blouses, jackets and lehengas. Vintage comes alive with [...] Jan 23, 2014
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What Would Dia Mirza Look Like on Her Dday?

A pleasant surprise for the audience at the India Bridal Week was the women’s line by Raghavendra Rathore. The collection exemplifies royalty as it works its magic with luxurious fabric like silks, brocades and velvets; and rich hues of wine, saffron, gold and midnight blue.  The silhouettes are slender and fitted with occasional indulge in [...] Jan 22, 2014
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Whos Designer Anitha Reddys Favourite Btown Diva?

Anitha Reddy’s Indo-western design showcase takes inspiration from the silence of waterfalls.  The flow of water inspires voluminous anarkalis, dreamy drapes, and flowy lehengas; and water droplets inspire intricate embroideries of pearl, sequin and zardosi. Jackets creatively clubbed with kurtis, gowns and six yards made an impressive statement in the collection. The fish tail braids for the models complimented their [...] Jan 22, 2014
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Designer Bowie Wong offers a glimpse of his collection

The Hong Kong-born Australian fashion designer Bowie Wong presented his three models for his couture collection on Tuesday, offering a glimpse into his first Parisian show planned for July. Duration: 00:58 Jan 22, 2014
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The Dos and Donts of Draping a Saree

A talented actor, a gorgeous television host, a popular style icon and now a celebrity designer! She is the jack and master of all trades, certainly!  Mandira Bedi’s unique sense of fashion and style makes her appearances chic and glamourous. Her love for the Indian traditional ensemble, which is the six yards, turns her into [...] Jan 21, 2014
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The Touch of Royal

From the valley of Kashmir to the forts of Hyderabad, designer Preet S Kapoor takes inspiration from everything with a royal touch. Her collection titled ‘Royal India’ brings together a wealth of Indian crafts. Purple, fuchsia, orange, saffron, green and shocking pink blend perfectly to create majestic lehengas, anarkalis and sarees.  Bollywood actress Aditi Rao [...] Jan 21, 2014
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Add the Punk in your Style

Fashion designer Shantanu Singh presents his latest label, ‘Popdigi-punk’, which is a translation of his inspiration from the art movement of the mid 1950’s. He plays with funky shades, patterns and fabrics to bring out a fusion of punk style and pop art. Peplum dresses, experimental six yards and multi-layered dresses were some of the [...] Jan 20, 2014
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Floral Indulgence for the Bride

Pallavi Jaikishan’s signature floral embroidery defines her bridal collection at the India Bridal Fashion Week.  Apart from her quintessential styles, Pallavi brings in a new colour palette of garnet, oxblood and maroon.  Pallavi plays with lehengas and sarees in colours that graduate from blues, peach, pinks to garnet and maroon.  The bridal silhouettes were embellished [...] Jan 20, 2014
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A Tribute to Renaissance Artists

‘Grammar of ornament’, pays tribute to the skillful artists of the renaissance period. Designers Pankaj and Nidhi play with a controlled colour palette of white, but bring in colour with strokes of blue, coral and yellow. Knee length dresses, red carpet gowns, and printed miniskirts are adorned with a mosaic of embroideries and cut work. [...] Jan 19, 2014