• Mon, Oct 23, 2017
  • Chennai designer weaves Psychedelia of senses into fashion

    Updated: Oct, 22, 201707:00 AM

    Meet Preethi Singaravelu, a budding designer who has taken the concept of experimental fashion to a whole new level
    Chennai designer weaves Psychedelia of senses into fashion
    With Indians going global and global brands entering India, there is a vast exchange of fashion culture taking place. This evolution has been further enhanced by the fact that the experimental fashion trends over the years have stood testimony to our empowerment.A Chennai-based fashion designer has come up with one such experimental style. Some of you will be appalled to know that she has incorporated a syndrome into style. Strange but true!Preethi Singaravelu, a budding fashion designer from the city has weaved in a syndrome called ‘Synesthesia’ into her fashion line. The idea of integrating this process into her project emerged during her Fashion Designing course, which has won her many accolades and is continuing to inspire many across the globe. She reveals that her choice for the final collection was inspired by the idea of merging...
  • Transgender model becomes Playboy's 'Playmate of the Month' Transgender model becomes Playboy's 'Playmate of the Month'
    Updated: Oct, 21, 201708:30 AM

    The November issue of Playboy magazine, the first to be published since the death of founder Hugh Hefner, features a transgender model as its Playmate of the Month. It's happening for the first time...

  • Daring designer launches line of thong jeans Daring designer launches line of thong jeans
    Updated: Oct, 20, 201701:46 PM

    Would you wear jeans which show your derriere? Japanese brand Thibaut has launched such unique denims.

  • How to improve your footwear game this winter How to improve your footwear game this winter
    Updated: Oct, 19, 201702:00 AM

    With changing weather comes the extra effort to decide on the latest trends for the specific season. With winter soon going to knock on the door, it's not just warm, waterproof layers you need to...

  • India not a fashion, but a textile country: Designer Pratima Pandey India not a fashion, but a textile country: Designer Pratima Pandey
    Updated: Oct, 15, 201705:13 PM

    Designer Pratima Pandey, who has signed a memorandum of understanding with the Indian government to support weavers of the country, feels that India has a lot of options in textiles and crafts, and...

  • Shraddha Shashidhar to represent India at Miss Universe Shraddha Shashidhar to represent India at Miss Universe
    Updated: Oct, 13, 201711:28 AM

    Shraddha Shashidhar, who hails from Bengaluru, was crowned Yamaha Fascino Miss Diva - Miss Universe India 2017 by actor Shahid Kapoor here. She will compete at the prestigious Miss Universe pageant on...

  • Anushka Sharma’s signature label in plagiarism row, ‘specific designs’ to be discarded Anushka Sharma’s signature label in plagiarism row, ‘specific designs’ to be discarded
    Updated: Oct, 12, 201705:45 AM

    Actress-producer Anushka Sharma, whose newly launched clothing line NUSH has been accused of plagiarism, along with her business partner Suditi Industries has said the “specific designs” will be...

  • Seema Kohli collaborates with FDCI to present Tatvamasi at AIFW Seema Kohli collaborates with FDCI to present Tatvamasi at AIFW
    Updated: Oct, 10, 201702:05 PM

    The Fashion Design Council of India (FDCI) has announced its collaboration with acclaimed artist Seema Kohli for the spring-summer edition of Amazon India Fashion Week (AIFW) 2018.

  • Weaving together art and artisanship Weaving together art and artisanship
    Updated: Oct, 09, 201705:30 AM

    Designer Shilpa Tibrewala’s interest in fabrics started as an artist’s curiosity for good weaves and designs.

  • Get the motif story on ethnic wear this festive season Get the motif story on ethnic wear this festive season
    Updated: Oct, 08, 201701:57 PM

    From traditional motifs to gota work to floral prints, play with different patterns on saris and dupattas to lay a style statement this festive season, say experts.