New Delhi, May 29 : Regular denims are just an 'everybody thing'. Go beyond the regular pair of denims, and fill your wardrobe with denim shirt, vest or a dress.
New Delhi, May 29 : Eyes are said to be the windows to your soul, so enhance and accentuate them without using makeup.
New Delhi, May 27 : Fashion changes every season, but denim has become a staple of sorts. Try stocking your wardrobe with at least three different pairs of denim, says an expert.
New Delhi, May 25 : Relief from heat is what we get when the rain gods show mercy, but rainfall also brings a lot of humidity. Be careful, it can be harsh on your hair.
New Delhi, May 23 : Age-old Banarasi weaves from Varanasi, Prime Minister Narendra Modi's constituency, are poised for a facelift, courtesy a string of high-end Indian designers who are hoping to put their forces behind improving the livelihood of skilled workers and forging the global popularity of the fabric as a Make In India product.
New Delhi, May 22 : Before you take off on a summer vacation to a destination of your choice, spare a little time to think of haircare.
Kolkata, May 21: A couple of weeks after Bela Seshe, a Bengali film, struck a chord with the audience, Priya Gopal Bishoyi, the costume sponsor of the movie, launched a line of sarees to commemorate their success.
London, May 21 : Banish the black to the back of your wardrobe! This season the trend is all about being bold and vibrant, so ensure that you stand out from the crowd in eye-catching block brights.
New Delhi, May 21 : Disney's loved character Mickey Mouse has been creatively translated into Indian fashion! Highlighted with Mickey elements, a 'Disney by Anouk' collection was unveiled here on Thursday.
London, May 21 : From patchwork and colour block separates at Burberry to buttery soft suede jackets at Gucci -- suede has emerged as the fabric of the spring and summer season this year.
Mumbai, May 19 : The winter-festive 2015 edition of Lakme Fashion Week (LFW) will be held at the Palladium Hotel here starting August 26.
New Delhi, May 17 : It's not just Deepika Padukone's act in the slice of life comedy film "Piku" that got thumbs up, but also her 'ethnic meets modern' wardrobe. Her stylish and functional look seems to be now hot favourite of many.
New Delhi, May 15 : Actress Neha Dhupia is set to host the Fashion Extravaganza, an event dedicated to fashion, at the 16th edition of the International Indian Film Academy (IIFA) Weekend and Awards in Kuala Lumpur in June.
London, May 15 : Whether you're an hourglass, up and down, an apple or a pear in body shape -- choose a dress that fits right on your figure.
London, May 13 : Men who wear red clothes send out a signal that they are angry and dominant, suggests a new research.
New Delhi, May 12 : Wondering how to revamp your closet this summer? Try to get your hands on kurtis to complement summer-friendly palazzos or Farshi pants.
New Delhi, May 12 : Get a healthy glow and bold and well defined eyebrows to rock the red carpet look, says an expert.
New Delhi, May 12 : First impressions tend to last longer when it comes to the world of professionals. Wear properly fitting clothes with smaller prints, and glam up with subtle makeup if you're in the corporate world, says an expert.
New Delhi, May 12 : Actress Tina Desai, who has beautiful curls, says avoiding satin pillow covers and using deep conditioning helps to tame her tresses.
London, May 11 : With the arrival of the summer season, don't forget to revamp your wardrobe. Use clever patterns and contrasting colours to flatter your figure.
Mumbai, May 8 : Amy Billimoria House Of Design in association with Pankti Shah opened its first store on the main street of Juhu/Juhu Tara Road on May 7, following a two month architectural rendezvous.
New Delhi, May 7 : Keep metals like copper away from your jewellery box this summer and go for lightweight pieces to adorn your neck, wrist or ears.
New Delhi, May 7 : Want to step out in style? How about slipping into footwear with various colourful expressions of life hand-painted on them?
New Delhi, May 7 : Get your hands on cuffed jeans, crop tops and tank tops, which can add to your style quotient in the summer, says an expert.
Mumbai,May 5 : : The Legacy of 18 years of great fashion continued this summer at Silhouettes 2015 - the Annual Graduating Fashion Show of B. D. Somani Institute of Art & Fashion Technology with an aim to celebrate and re-define the rich grandeur of textile heritage and dexterous crafts of our nation the magic of hand-spun treasures in fresh perspective of youthful zest.
New Delhi, May 5 : They are cool and trendy. Neutral tone of stones on the neckpiece can turn a trendy statement piece into a timeless classic one, says an expert.
New Delhi, May 5 : Designer Bani Khurana has tied up with designer e-commerce brand Indian Roots, an initiative of NDTV, to sell her creations online.
New Delhi, May 5 : Summer often makes women ditch their hair length but for those who want to stay away from losing their tresses, there are other options too. From chopping it in layers to styling it to braids or top knots, one can look glmarous even in hot weather, says an expert.
New Delhi, May 3 : Talk of a change in the Handloom Reservation Act, which has since 1985 protected handloom weaves from being copied by machine-made and powerloom competitors, has got veteran designer Ritu Kumar worried about the plight of millions of India's weavers who are already fighting for their livelihood.
London, May 3 : Fashion brand DKNY have announced design duo Public School as their new creative directors.
Mumbai, May 2 : Singer-musician Shibani Kashyap and Femina Miss India World 2015 Aditi Arya recently unveiled the contemporary and innovative saree collection 'Aura'.
New Delhi, May 1 : In an endevour to promote traditional print heritage, ace designer Ritu Kumar presented a capsule collection of re-produced vintage hand-block woven silk saris at an event here on Friday. The range also celebrated the hereditary skills of their Kolkata weavers.
New Delhi, April 28 : Fashion designer Wendell Rodricks was bestowed the Chevalier de l'Ordre des Arts et Lettres for his contribution to the fashion industry and for incorporating French charm in his creations.
Gurgaon, Apr 28 : With the aim of strengthening its presence across Delhi-NCR, designer Amit Behki launched his second flagship store here.
New Delhi, April 28 : Indian designers Gaurav Jai Gupta, Nachiket Barve and Suket Dhir are among the nominees for the India and Middle East category of the International Woolmark Prize (IWP) 2015-16. The India and Middle East regional awards will be held in Dubai on July 22.
By Nivedita, New Delhi, April 26 : Why do most students of fashion institutes only want to become designers, wonders Durham-based designer Giles Deacon, who feels creative people must engage themselves in other jobs as well within the industry -- for instance, pattern cutting.
New Delhi, April 25 : Ace fashion designer Rohit Bal is gearing up to launch a modelling agency for men. He plans to call it Bal's Angels.
New Delhi, April 24 : Renowned fashion designer Rohit Bal was feted by a luxury Swiss watch brand here for his contribution to domestic and international fashion over the years.
New Delhi, April 24 : Internationally acclaimed Indian designer Ritu Beri met Prime Minister Narendra Modi and found him to be a "true star".
By Nivedita, Lahore, April 23 : The country's rich art and craft techniques imbued with modern sensibilities and bolder cuts and patterns enhanced the legacy of the just-concluded PFDC (Pakistan Fashion Design Council) Sunsilk Fashion Week 2015 (PSFW).
By Nivedita, Lahore, April 23 : They walk shoulder to shoulder in a land where gender prejudices seems rampant to an outsider. Designer duo Huma and Amir Adnan shared their life's journey via their first-time joint collection at the just-concluded PFDC Sunsilk Fashion Week (PSFW) 2015, where their designs were high on Kashmiri textures.
New York, April 23 : Indian fashion designer Wendell Rodricks' 30 metre net panels, built on a silver lycra swimsuit, has made its way to a New York museum.
By Nivedita, Lahore, April 22 : Street art, twinkling stars, Mughal royalty and facets of human soul -- with myriad inspirations, high-street fashion and pret-a-porter trends were seen in full glory on the concluding day of the PFDC Sunsilk Fashion Week (PSFW) 2015 as a string of designers came forward to present colourful creations.
By Nivedita, Lahore, April 21 : She's a member of Pakistan's Punjab legislative assembly. And she has a fashion label of her own -- Teena. She also believes India is a great market for Pakistan-designed labels. Hina Butt feels improving trade between India and Pakistan can give a boost to the fashion industry in both countries.
By Nivedita, Lahore, April 21 : Gul Ahmed's 'A Flourishing Journey of Prints' showcasing stylish options with unique embroideries tied in with glamorously flowing contemporary silhouettes to House of Ittehad's range inspired by global contemporary cultures - the Textile Day at the ongoing PFDC Sunsilk Fashion Week 2015 was truly a celebration of country's rich tradition.
By Nivedita, Lahore, April 20 : The sounds of Bollywood tracks "Humma humma", "O humdum suniyo re" and "Maahi ve" resonated as models sashayed across the PFDC Sunsilk Fashion Week 2015 (PSFW) 2015 ramp here in creations by designer Zara Shahjahan. For an Indian onlooker, it was a moment of pride.
Chennai, April 20 : After charming Sonam Kapoor, Vidya Balan, Kirron Kher and a host of other actresses in Bollywood, Gaurang Shah's creations are now sought by popular southern stars like Kajal Aggarwal and Amala Paul.
By Nivedita, Lahore, April 20 : Pakistani designer Nida Azwer always tries reviving traditional arts and crafts through her work, and her 'Iznik Collection' at PFDC Sunsilk Fashion Week (PSFW) 2015 here was a step towards this. The designer feels that it is important to use age-old skills in a modern context as this pushes the overall fashion industry.
Chennai, April 20 : After charming Sonam Kapoor, Vidya Balan, Kirron Kher and a host of other actress in Bollywood, Gaurang Shah's creations are now sought by popular stars like Kajal Aggarwal and Amala Paul down south.
By Nivedita, Lahore, April 19 : Many associate bold cuts, colours and patterns with Indian fashion whereas Pakistani designs are said to ooze with smart detailing and craftsmanship. However, both the markets are unique and different in their own way, says Saad Ali, CEO of Pakistan Fashion Design Council, the only fashion council in the country that was conceived with the aim to felicitate Pakistani designers.
By Nivedita, Lahore, April 19 : While most of the aspiring designers across the globe end up getting inspired by the established ones, budding talents like Asrar Yaqoob, Hisham Malik, Najia Qazi and Nida Waqar are contributing to revolutionise the way women dress in Pakistan through their collections on the opening day of the eighth edition of PFDC Sunsilk Fashion Week (PSFW) 2015.
By Nivedita, Lahore, April 19 : Sophisticated and elegant without any skin show -- that's how most people describe Pakistan's fashion. But designers of the country are trying hard to break the perception through their creations. Fahad Hussayn's range "Democrats Midsummer 2015", showcased at the opening day of the eighth edition of the Pakistan Fashion Design Council Sunsilk Fashion Week (PSFW), was an effort to represent freedom of choice to dress as one desires.
New Delhi, April 16 : Designer Shantanu Goenka has accused certain boutiques in his hometown Kolkata of plagiarising his creations, and says concrete steps need to be taken against the "flourishing" market of replicas.
New Delhi, April 16 : Summer fashion to designer Anuradha Ramam means soothing and comfortable clothes in light and pastel hues with loose fitting and lightweight fabrics. Her new collection caters comfortable dressing in style.
New Delhi, April 16 : After her successful association with many different brands in the past, designer Masaba Gupta has now collaborated with skincare, cosmetics, toiletries and fragrances brand Clinique to make a limited edition collection that will be out in June.
New Delhi, April 15 : From opting for fresh sunscreen, hydrating your body with summer-scented lotion to not using hard makeup, ensure you take the right steps for skincare without having to spend much money, says an expert.
By Nivedita, New Delhi, April 15 : Daughter of veteran actress Neena Gupta and cricketer Vivian Richards, Masaba Gupta will exchange wedding vows with film producer Madhu Mantena by the end of this year. The popular fashion designer says she is toying with the idea of a destination wedding, but she says the final location depends on the decision of both families.
New Delhi, April 15 : If you fancy the effortless look that Deepika Padukone has flaunted in her eagerly awaited film "Piku", it's time to try it yourself, courtesy brand Melange by Lifestyle.
By Nivedita, New Delhi, April 15 : He always perceived Indians have a taste for colour, but Welsh bespoke tailor Timothy Everest, who has styled the likes of Mick Jagger and has also created costumes for movies like "Mission Impossible" and "Skyfall", says he is shocked to see that the majority of Indian suits for men are made in black, blue, brown and grey.
New Delhi, April 14 : Wool has been perceived as a winter wear fabric, but the myth was broken here by some designers, who presented a spring-summer 'cool wool' collection designed especially for Indian summer.