Mumbai, Aug 30 : One of the highlights of Lakme Fashion Week Winter/Festive 2015 was the Fashion Films Premiere held at the PVR cinema during Lakme Fashion Week Winter/Festive 2015.
Mumbai, Aug 30 : Anushree Reddy opened Day Five at Lakme Fashion Week Winter/Festive 2015 with her Victorian and Indian fusion fashion.
Mumbai, Aug 30 : Indian fashion designers often opt for a Bollywood celebrity as a showstopper. But Indian supermodel Ujjwala Raut, who has walked the runway for international luxury brands like Yves Saint Laurent, Roberto Cavalli and Dolce and Gabbana, says it is the birthright of models.
Mumbai, Aug 30 : Supermodel Ujjwala Raut looked no less than a diva when she sashayed down the ramp in a stunning sheer net crystal gown with long sleeves for designer Monisha Jaising's show at the ongoing Lakme Fashion Week (LFW) winter-festive 2015 here.
Mumbai, Aug 29 : They were hand-in-hand and looked much in love! Actor Shahid Kapoor and his wife Mira made for a truly 'showstopper' moment when they attended quirky and popular designer Masaba Gupta's show at the Lakme Fashion Week (LFW) 2015 ramp here on Saturday.
Mumbai, Aug 29 : European brand Buggati shoes is yet another foreign label coming into India to tap the country's fashion-conscious population. Tim Muller, chairman of the AstorMueller enterprise, which designs and crafts the shoes, says fashion sensibilities in young Indians is growing very fast and that the retail climate is "good" too.
Mumbai, Aug 28 : Destination weddings are much in vogue nowadays, and cashing in on the fever is designer Narendra Kumar, who gave fashionistas a variety of bespoke creations for brides and grooms at the Lakme Fashion Week winter-festive 2015 here on Friday.
Mumbai, Aug 28 : There was Dia Mirza, but earning more applause and a standing ovation too were 26 craftswomen from Gujarat who took a bow here at Anita Dongre's show at the Lakme Fashion Week winter-festive 2015, where she unveiled her new Grassroot label.
Mumbai, Aug 28 : Padma Shri winner and well-known textile revivalist Ritu Kumar took India's rich textiles and handlooms a notch higher when she showcased her 'Varanasi Weaves' collection at the ongoing Lakme Fashion Week Winter-Festive 2015.
Mumbai, Aug 27 : The Indian Handloom and Textiles Day at the Lakme Fashion Week (LFW) winter-festive 2015 started with designers Swati and Sunaina, and Rinku Sobti and Shruti Sancheti, whose collections exhibited traditional textiles. What was more intersting was the government's mision to focus on the concept of "happy weaver and happy consumer".
Mumbai, Aug 27 : With 11 years of fashion experience under their belt, founders of AM:PM, designers Ankur and Priyanka Modi have propelled the label into a serious fashion force and have established it as a name renowned for its versatile fashion. The designer duo feels that it's a wrong perception that youth doesn't enjoy wearing Indian clothes and is completely westernised when it comes to their looks.
Mumbai, Aug 26 : The beauty of Banaras silks were brought to centre stage by top designer Krishna Mehta at Lakme Fashion Week Winter/Festive 2015 with her 'The Gold and the Ganges' collection.
Mumbai, Aug 26 : They have their own take of fashion, be it the out-of-the box inspiration or experimentation in terms of patterns or cuts, the seven new faces in the fashion design industry, who showcased their collection under the Generation Next category at the opening day of Lakme Fashion Week winter-festive 2015, set the standards high for many.
New Delhi, Aug 26 : Chinos look very smart if styled well. Pairing it right and choosing the perfect colour will help make the perfect look, says an expert.
New York, Aug 25 : An Indian American designer has launched a new fashion label introducing a fusion of classic foods and styles whereby classic foods adored by all are seamlessly intertwined and designed into clothing.
Mumbai, Aug 24 : Model-turned-actor Arjun Rampal and actress Ileana D'cruz are set to walk the ramp for online fashion portal Jabong, which has announced the launch of European footwear brand Bugatti and in-house designer label Sangria, at the upcoming Lakme Fashion Week (LFW) winter-festive 2015 here.
Mumbai, Aug 22 : Ace fashion designer Manish Malhotra, who would be showcasing his men's wear collection titled "The Gentlemen's club" at the Lakme Fashion Week Winter/Festive 2015 here later this month, says the "stress" has begun.
New Delhi, Aug 21 : Jewellery designer Farah Khan Ali says that Indian market is ready to experience new trends and ideas and hence she has tried to give an international feel to her latest line made for jewellery brand Tanishq.
New Delhi, Aug 20 : Avoid heavy make-up and dark eyes in monsoon to look chic and be comfortable, says an expert.
New Delhi, Aug 18 : A three-day-cultural initiative titled Shaan-e-Pakistan is all set to showcase some of the top-notch Pakistani designers and brands as well as Indian names having expertise in bridal and high street fashion as well.
Mumbai, Aug 17 : Bollywood actor Ranbir Kapoor will be the showstopper at ace designer Manish Malhotra's first menswear show at the forthcoming Lakme Fashion Week Winter/Festive 2015 show.
New Delhi, Aug 17 : Fashion designer Rina Dhaka, who has styled globally known faces like Naomi Campbell and Uma Thurman among many, says she would like to do a show for the "plus size" models and feels she would be "good" at it.
New Delhi, Aug 17 : It's important to understand the shape of your face, before you begin jewellery shopping. If you have a round face, pick a long necklace that extends below the neckline or if you have a heart-shaped face go for shorter necklaces and chokers that lend a bit of roundness to your face, says an expert.
New Delhi, Aug 14 : Swap leggings for jeans and change bodycon dresses to flowy dresses to give your slender body a frame, says an expert.
Mumbai, Aug 13 : Pernia Qureshi was the show stopper for designer Suneet Varma at the BMW India Bridal Fashion Week.
Mumbai, Aug 11 : Ace fashion designer Manish Malhotra has lauded veteran actress Shabana Azmi for her regular use of Indian textiles and handlooms.
New Delhi, Aug 10 : Designer duo Gauri and Nainika Karan used floral textures and dazzling renditions of zebras and giraffes to pay tribute to nature through their collection that was showcased at the ongoing BMW India Bridal Fashion Week (IBFW) here on Monday.
New Delhi, Aug 10 : Shantanu and Nikhil, known for creating a perfect blend of contemporary with vintage through their collections, are set to launch a menswear store in Kolkata later this year. Nikhil Mehra of the designer duo says Kolkata is an "artistic space" and men of the city are always going out and picking up new styles.
New Delhi, Aug 9 : Designer Jyotsna Tiwari's latest collection "The Secret Garden" was all jazzed up, when show stopper Sarah Jane Dias showcased her musical prowess by rendering vocals for the models at the seventh edition of BMW India Bridal Fashion Week 2015 here on Sunday.
New Delhi, Aug 9 : Actress Akshara Haasan was happy to make a simple but effective fashion statement when she walked the ramp in a bridal creation by designer Rina Dhaka here on Sunday.
New Delhi, Aug 8 : With Kuchipudi dance performance and designer duo Ashima and Leena Singh's 'Dakshna' range, the stage of BMW India Bridal Fashion Week (IBFW) 2015 was transformed into south India on Saturday here.
New Delhi, Aug 8 : After a few hiccups due to rain prior to designer duo Abu Jani and Sandeep Khosla's show at the BMW India Bridal Fashion Week (IBFW), actress Sonam Kapoor, in a golden gown that trailed across the ramp, opened the show to a packed audience.
New Delhi, Aug 8 : After a few hiccups due to rain prior to designer duo Abu Jani and Sandeep Khosla's show at the BMW India Bridal Fashion Week (IBFW), actress Sonam Kapoor, in a golden gown that trailed across the ramp, opened the show to packed audiences.
New Delhi, Aug 7 : Designer Shantanu Goenka, who showcased his menswear line for the first time in the capital earlier this week, says he's planning to explore the wedding design market.
New Delhi, Aug 7 : The 'by invitation only' luxury fair The Vogue Wedding Show, which started on Friday, is back for the third time in the capital and has brought affluent consumers and popular designers, fashion and lifestyle brands under one roof.
New Delhi, Aug 7 : Actress Sonam Kapoor will walk the ramp as showstopper for fashion designers Abu Jani and Sandeep Khosla at the seventh edition of the BMW India Bridal Fashion Week on Friday.
Mumbai, Aug 7 : Actress Sonakshi Sinha says she will not be able to walk as a showstopper for ace couturier JJ Valaya at the seventh edition of BMW India Bridal Fashion Week 2015 due to date issues.
New Delhi, Aug 6 : With a line-up of 11 designers, including a mix of names like the classical Abu Jani and Sandeep Khosla and Tarun Tahiliani, as well as the trendier Falguni-Shane Peacock and Gauri-Nainika, the BMW India Bridal Fashion Week (IBFW) 2015, starting here from Friday, will lure the capital's fashionistas with the best of bridal trends.
New Delhi, Aug 6 : Their creations have been endorsed at international events by globally known names like Jennifer Lopez, Britney Spears, Lady Gaga and Madonna, but Mumbai-based designer duo Falguni and Shane Peacock feel Indian celebrities aren't doing enough to promote homeground labels on foreign red carpets.
New Delhi, Aug 5 : They might have a curvy figure or a chiselled physique, but National Award-winning costume designer and stylist Niharika Khan says celebrities are equally conscious about their body as the masses.
Mumbai, Aug 4 : India's premier fashion and trade platform, Lakme Fashion Week continues to celebrate its 15 glorious years of fashion.
Mumbai, Aug 3 : Rajkumar Rao, Jackky Bhagnani, Patralekha and Ileana D'Cruz were some Bollywood celebrities who walked the ramp and lent their support to charity organisation Smile Foundation. The profits made from the event would be used to educate girls.
New Delhi, Aug 3 : The Amazon India Couture Week (AICW) 2015 ended on a grand note on Sunday with some of the country's finest garment designers showcasing their creativity on the ramp. But the five-day extravaganza left a big question mark about whether the Indian fashion industry will ever go beyond bridal when it comes to couture.
New Delhi, Aug 2 : Actress Aditi Rao Hydari says she is inspired by the fashion sense of three Bollywood divas -- Kangana Ranaut, Deepika Padukone and Sonam Kapoor.
New Delhi, Aug 2 : In the desire to flaunt polished bodies, clean and smooth arms and legs, well-heeled Indian men and women are thronging salons and beauty clinics to shear off ungainly fuzz with waxing, hair removal products and technology. There are also do-it-yourself kits to help wherever you go.
New Delhi, Aug 2 : Painting a journey of fashion in the world of Bollywood from black and white era to the contemporary, designer Debarun Mukherjee gave a cinematic twist to the ramp of 2015 edition of Amazon India Couture Week (AICW) here.
New Delhi, Aug 2 : Designer Reynu Taandon used the runway of ongoing 2015 edition of Amazon India Couture Week (AICW) here as a time-machine.
New Delhi, Aug 1 : Moisture and humidity levels hit a high during the rainy season, and this can leave your jewellery damaged. Go for plastic jewellery items that come in bright and vibrant colours and avoid metallic jewellery, says an expert.
New Delhi, July 31 : Actress Kalki Koechlin, who is renowned for her unconventional, character-driven performances onscreen, showed her prowess on the ramp as the show-stopper for fashion designer Gaurav Gupta at the Amazon India Couture Week 2015 here.
New Delhi, July 31 : Fashion designer Rahul Mishra kicked off day two of the Amazon India Couture Week 2015 (AICW) with an elegant collection that showcased hand-embroidered floral patterns to sheer handloom textiles that created a harmonious blend of myriad hues.
New Delhi, July 30 : The second edition of Artisans Bazaar, a curated sale of some of India's best contemporary and craft-focussed designers, will be held in the capital on Saturday.
New Delhi, July 30 : Once the venue is selected, it's the look for the wedding day that people think about. For destination wedding, one may debate that carrying real jewellery might be a risky affair, but to look perfect on D-day the jewellery needs to be special too.
New Delhi, July 30 : French footwear designer Christian Louboutin, whose globally famous red soles added high-end spunk to Indian designer Sabyasachi Mukherjee's show at Amazon India Fashion Week (AICW) 2015, said he was left mesmerised with the "civilised" form of couture in India.
New Delhi, July 29 : Ace designer Suneet Varma, who has collaborated with brands like Judith Leiber, arttd'inox and Azva, has now finished designing a jewellery line for Swarovksi. The collection will be launched at the forthcoming BMW India Bridal Fashion Week starting from August 7.
New Delhi, July 27 : Queen of Bollywood Kangana Ranaut is set to walk the ramp as a showstopper for Manav Gangwani at the Amazon India Couture Week 2015, starting here from July 29.
New Delhi, July 27 : Actress Chitrangada Singh will walk as a showstopper for Kolkata-based designer Debarun Mukherjee at Amazon India Couture Week (AICW) 2015.
New Delhi, July 27 : Designers like Abu Jani Sandeep Khosla, Anita Dongre, Ashima Leena, Falguni Shane Peacock, Gauri Nainika and Tarun Tahiliani will showcase their creative excellence in bridal couture here from August 7-11.
New Delhi, July 27 : He entered the film industry as a costume designer when the concept of "costume designing" was alien to many. Designer Manish Malhotra, who has enjoyed a successful run of 25 years in Bollywood, says the industry helped him evolve and gave him a platform to explore and experiment with his creativity.
New Delhi, July 25 : Designer Anju Modi, who opened her flagship store at Defence Colony here, says that she loves working on new projects and reaching new clients.
New Delhi, July 25 : Kolkata-based designer Debarun Mukherjee will launch his debut bridal-festive 2015 collection in association with Indian wear label 'Heroine' at Amazon India Couture Week(AICW) 2015 organised by the Fashion Design Council of India (FDCI).