when-old-indian-heritage-meets-new-designs

When Old Indian Heritage Meets New Designs

Bringing old Indian heritage and culture onto the ramp through rich designs was the essence of this designer duo’s bridal collection at the PIFW, 2013. After making several trips across India’s culturally wealthy places, designers Riyaz Gangji and Reshma Gangji drew inspiration from the best of designs, fabrics and desi heritage for the collection. Besides [...] Nov 15, 2013
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Defining Fashion with Limitations

Designer Pratima Pandey is always up for a challenge; and she challenged herself to defining her collection with limitations. Her limitations came from her choice of a restricted colour palette of blue and ivory. Pratima takes inspiration for the relationship of the two colours in blue pottery and aptly titles her collection ‘Two Sisters’.   Her [...] Nov 15, 2013
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Go Vintage with Pallavi Singhee

Using a subtle colour palette with hues of beige, off-whites, champagne pink and moss green, designer Pallavi Singhee has crafted fine western wear for her collection at WLIFW SS 2014. Inspired by the Bohemian romance and old European times this vintage collection highlights intricate cut work, multi-layering in garments and use of separates in different [...] Nov 14, 2013
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The Fashion Punch with Rajdeep Ranawat

With Rajdeep Ranawat, it has to be tropical. And this time he plays with the Rococo era to create flowy dresses, jumpsuits, bikini tops teamed with palazzos and gowns. Floral motifs run through the collection. Interesting sequined tropical bird clutches add the fun element to the luxurious collection. Intricately developed prints and embroideries work their [...] Nov 14, 2013
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Seema Singh @ Pune Style Week 2013

Designer Seema likes to do things that are different from the usual. For her design showcase at the Pune Style Week, Seema bought in a male showstopper for a show that was dominated by women! The women sure enjoyed that. Also, dupattas styled as turbans for women and pencil cut pants instead of the regular [...] Nov 14, 2013
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Shaila Gupta @ BFW WF13

Strong shoulders, braided details and embellishments lent a very military-esque feel to designer Shaila Gupta’s collection. Shaila was inspired from the era of imperialism and these details lent to the theme perfectly. The silhouettes moved from short dresses to trousers and gowns in neon pinks, blues and yellows. Keeping in mind the heat for her [...] Nov 13, 2013
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What Do Salman Khan and Poonam Pande Have in Common?

She’s controversies favourite child be it in the game of bat and ball, or in modelling. Poonam Pande’s bold statements and pictures on the internet have garnered her all the attention. Nevanta team caught up for a chat with Poonam at Pune Fashion Week, 2013, where she discloses her desire to work with Bollywood hunk [...] Nov 13, 2013
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Bridal Dreams Come Alive

From experimenting with colours to cuts, the new age Indian bride is game for everything. Of course the bottom line being, “I need to look like a princess’. And with a heavy mosaic of Swarovski embellishments, flattering cuts and alluring colours designer AD Singh does not disappoint the bride to be. His design showcase at [...] Nov 13, 2013
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Neha Dupia Looks Sexy or Nerdy?

She’s sexy, kinky and nerdy all at the same time, courtesy the glasses Neha Dupia sports for Falguni and Shane Peacock’s show at the Pune Fashion Week. Neha sashayed down the runway in a conservative yet bold black-metallic gown. Listen into what she has to say about dressing futuristic. Nov 12, 2013
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Sagar Tenali @ BFW WF13

Silence. Transforming what happens in that minute of silence into chic silhouettes is designer Sagar Tenali. Sagar believes that the mind is always at work even during silence and translates this understanding with a burst of colours. His silhouettes are a mix of traditonal and contemporary. He has also focused on a lot of borders [...] Nov 12, 2013
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Colour Block this Autumn

Taking inspiration from the changing hues of autumn winter designer duo Shraddha and Mayank create a collection that’s refreshing, flowy and international. They play with drapes, colour blocking and simple cuts to create clean silhouettes. Nov 11, 2013
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Wedding Bells for Jacqueline Fernandez?

We have seen her create magic on the big screen and now she takes to the ramp to spread the same charm. In an interesting black and ivory printed lehenga, the drop dead gorgeous B’town diva Jacqueline Fernandez sashays down the runway for fashion designer Nivedita Saboo. Actor Vivek Oberoi who was dressed in an [...] Nov 11, 2013
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Victorian Twist To Anarkalis

Designer Dinesh Malkani’s forte is the anarkali suit and he brings to it a Victorian variation in his latest collection. He plays with intricate embroideries, strong collars, accentuating yokes and experimental cuts and volume to translate his inspiration to reality. Take a look. Nov 11, 2013
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To the Future

It’s time to take the time machine to the future, the future of fashion. Metallic detailing, sensual play with sheer and strong yet feminine ensembles make for the statement pieces in Falguni and Shane Peacock’s collection. The duo have dressed many Indian and international celebrities and are a favourite with them. Take a look at [...] Nov 11, 2013
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Mugdha Godse Turns Fashionista

The ramp loves Mughda Godse, and time and again we have seen her sizzle the ramp. And she does it again at Pune Fashion Week, 2013, for designer Nitya Bajaj. Her repeated appearances as a showstopper for various fashion shows definitely tells us she is a happening B’town fashionista. Take a look. Nov 11, 2013