• Sat, Jun 24, 2017
  • Shopper's Guide: Is your gemstone jewellery genuine?

    Updated: Jun, 24, 201712:04 PM

    You can be duped easily when you're buying gemstones. Be aware of check points before making the purchase, say experts.
    Shopper's Guide: Is your gemstone jewellery genuine?
    Rajesh Tulsiani, Director at Dwarkadas Chandumal Jewellers and Ageerika Hari, jewellery designer at Vaitaanika, have listed out tips to consider while buying gemstone jewellery:Certification is the most important thing one has to keep in mind before investing in jewellery. Therefore, it is always advisable to purchase gemstone jewellery from renowned jewellery brands as they offer certified pieces only that have a good resale value.Before buying a gemstone, give close attention to the colour of the stone. The easiest way to see the true colour of a gemstone is by looking at it against a white surface. Every stone has its own unique grace and exclusivity. Therefore, it becomes essential to decide which metal works best with which stone to retain its charm. A black onyx, when crafted in white gold and encrusted with white diamond gives a...
  • Helpful tricks to pack jewellery while travelling Helpful tricks to pack jewellery while travelling
    Updated: Jun, 23, 201711:04 AM

    While travelling is fun, packing jewellery can be cumbersome. Disposable plates, buttons are some of the elements that can be used to save your jewellery and time, suggest experts.

  • Tips to match jewellery with Indo-western attire Tips to match jewellery with Indo-western attire
    Updated: Jun, 22, 201709:55 AM

    It is important to know what accessory to pick for the Indo-western look to get the fashion statement right, say experts.

  • The ethos of Lucknow is in my works: Abhinav Mishra The ethos of Lucknow is in my works: Abhinav Mishra
    Updated: Jun, 22, 201706:30 AM

    Abhinav Mishra, one of the most talked about young, upcoming designers in the country, recently launched his Spring-Summer collection, Sitara, in Chennai. This is the first time the designer, known...

  • Zayn Malik launches fashion line inspired by 'personal style' Zayn Malik launches fashion line inspired by 'personal style'
    Updated: Jun, 21, 201701:56 PM

    Former One Direction star Zayn Malik, who joined forces with Italian fashion house Donatella Versace to launch his first range last October, has unveiled his second line for the luxury label.

  • Eco-friendly fashion: India should capitalise on booming global market Eco-friendly fashion: India should capitalise on booming global market
    Updated: Jun, 21, 201701:10 PM

    Designer Nandita Mahtani says sustainable and eco-friendly fashion is a booming market worldwide and India as a country can contribute to that segment in a big way.

  • Tips to choose jewellery for summer season Tips to choose jewellery for summer season
    Updated: Jun, 21, 201711:13 AM

    Summer is the right time for ushering fabulous fashion trends, be it apparel, jewellery, footwear or accessories. As the mercury soars high, adorning oneself with minimal jewels has become a new...

  • Everyone is a fashion critic these days: Nitasha Gaurav Everyone is a fashion critic these days: Nitasha Gaurav
    Updated: Jun, 20, 201706:30 AM

    Celebrity stylist Nitasha Gaurav, best known for the eccentric looks she has created for Ranveer Singh, was in Chennai on Father’s Day to dole out some handy fashion advice to the dads in the city.

  • Glam up your monsoon look with right scarves Glam up your monsoon look with right scarves
    Updated: Jun, 19, 201706:17 PM

    For the Indian monsoon, seek refuge in lightweight cotton malmal and handloom cotton Jamdani scarves.

  • Malaika Arora lists her must have yoga outfits Malaika Arora lists her must have yoga outfits
    Updated: Jun, 17, 201707:01 PM

    An endorser of Yoga and well known for reinventing her fitness regime with Aerial Yoga and other forms, Malaika has recently been announced as part of Reebok's ‘Fashionably Fit' family.