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A Glimpse of Rome on the Ramp

When in Rome, live as the Romans do, but designer Nivedita Saboo adopts this with an Indian twist. Inspired from Rome’s breathtaking art and architecture, Nivedita develops contemporary Indian silhouettes that epitomise romance, royalty and style. To compliment the garments, Nivedita uses her keen eye for detail to create dramatic make-up and accessories. Take a [...] Nov 10, 2013
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Nitya Singh @ Pune Style Week 2013

For designer Nitya Singh, geometrical and floral prints are the embodiment of a woman. The print mosaic captures the strong and the soft side of a woman’s personality. Nitya also experimented with lycra for her sarees. Lycra might be a difficult material to work with, but the designer says it was important for her to [...] Nov 10, 2013
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Fossil Fashion

Designer Nachiket Barve’s latest collection is an impeccable translation of his fossil inspired thoughts onto the ramp. Using pearls, sequins and beads, Nachiket has crafted intricate western and Indian silhouettes. Strong texturing and insect prints were definitely the show’s highlight. Take a look Nov 10, 2013
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How to Make Your Lehengas More Fun?

Fashion designer Mandeep Litt, for his latest collection at the PIFW, 2013, takes inspiration from his roots: Punjab; its rich colours, vibrant culture and high energy. Mandeep in his collection has experimented with his favourite piece of garment– the lehenga. If you are bored of wearing your favourite lehenga with the same top and dupatta, you would want [...] Nov 10, 2013
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Contemporary Twist to Indian Wear

Designer Swati Vijaivargie gave shape to contemporary Indian wear in pure fabrics with her signature Shibori patterns. Swati’s design sensibilities make traditional Indian clothing fun for the modern woman. She brings in lotus shaped cuts and bright colour to translate her inspiration. Wondering what her inspiration is? Watch this video to find out. Nov 9, 2013
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Get Beach Ready!

Heading out on a holiday to unwind? Don’t forget to look your stylish best, and you can do that without much effort if you pack those bags with comfortable, carefree and chic silhouettes. And bringing them to you are designers Shivan and Narresh. Take a look at their resort and cruise wear collection and we [...] Nov 9, 2013
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Romancing with the Sea

If you love what you do, you never consider that work, and that is what Paras feels when it comes to designing clothes. For his latest collection the inspiration struck him when he was on a holiday. Take a look at this video and find out how he translates his inspiration onto his garments. Nov 9, 2013
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Modest Indian Fabric Meets Contemporary Designs

Spirituality in the form of colours, diya threads and fabric brings designer Vaishali S’s collection alive.  The designer played with layering, cuts and textures to create a look that oscillates between contemporary and traditional. Take a look. Nov 9, 2013
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What is Bhanu Sris Secret Desire?

The Nevanta team spotted actor Bhanu Sri Mehra dazzling on the ramp in designer Mandeep Litt creation at the recently concluded PIFW, 2013. In an exquisite black and red brocade six yard, the actor sashayed on the runway graciously. Her stylish walk and gorgeous smile caught everybody’s attention in the audience and the delighted actor [...] Nov 9, 2013
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Ramesh Dembla @ BFW WF13

Traditional yet contemporary silhouettes in hues of off-white and gold took centre stage at designer Ramesh dembla’s show at the Bangalore Fashion Week. Inspired from the different avatars of Goddess Durga, Ramesh translated her power, compassion and other elements onto his garments. Playing with his signature style of layering and favourite fabric: net, he managed [...] Nov 9, 2013
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Shweta Kapurs Fashion Surgery

Fernanado Vincent’s anatomical work and a host of surgical procedures inspired designer Shweta Kapur’s autumn winter collection. She brings on the literal translations onto the garments in the form of silhouette cuts and textures comprising bandages. Take a look at Shweta Kapur’s fashion surgery. Nov 9, 2013
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Monapali @ BFW WF13

A combination of handloom, cotton and silk fabric were seamlessly stitched into a mix of western and indo western silhouettes. Designer duo Mona and Pali’s design showcase at the Bangalore Fashion Week WF13 kept the audience spell bound. The colour palette was bright ranging from blues, yellows and pinks. The contrasting shades made just the [...] Nov 8, 2013
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Designer Mumtazs Hip Brocade Suits for Men

For designer Mumtaz Khan, the three essential elements that make a good silhouette would be colour, print and craftsmanship. His splendid design showcase titled ‘jalsa’ at the recently held PIFW, 2013, was all about these elements coming together flawlessly. Using rich desi fabrics, the designer has crafted experimental western wear for both men and women. Mumtaz’s [...] Nov 8, 2013
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Why Does Actor Smriti Khanna Love Punjab?

She is gorgeous, talented and definitely the new face to look out for in Indian cinema. Actor Smriti Khanna, recently debuted in a Punjabi film and her skills on the screen have already been garnering some serious attention from people. Smriti made her ramp appearance at the recently concluded PIFW, 2013, for Gurnam’s in an [...] Nov 7, 2013
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Nishanth and Rahul @ BFW WF13

Designer duo Nishanth and Rahul transported everyone to the Mughal era. The duo was strongly influenced from Mughal paintings and beautifully translated them onto their garments in the form of embroideries of flora and fauna. The lehengas and anarkalis with their cut and colour theme cater to the modern yet traditional bride. Take a look [...] Nov 7, 2013