Thu, Aug 06, 2020

  • Accessorise with graffiti art and neo-expressionism
    With the pandemic bringing an air of gloom and doom across the world, anything to cheer us up is more welcome. Which is why, we can't help drool over Louis Vuittons's latest accessories with its pop...
    Accessorise with graffiti art and neo-expressionism
    The newest launch - LV Crafty, features vivid hues and magnified ultra-graphic prints which play with the LV Monogram Giant motif. Expertly blending fine craftsmanship and pop style, the creations draw inspiration from two artistic movements from the second half of the 20th century: graffiti art and neo-expressionism.During the 1980s these urban, underground trends ventured into new and established creative territories, including New York museums and galleries. Today, the Crafty collection is replete with graphic boldness which first adorned the Monogram canvas. It revisits a print chosen from the House's archives and paired with the Monogram Giant motif in black. Available in two colour schemes, cream and red or the more autumnal cream and caramel, it appears on the House's most iconic pieces - Onthego, NeoNoe and Boite Chapeau...
  • Putting retail back on track: Using influencers to promote safety, draw in anxious shoppers Putting retail back on track: Using influencers to promote safety, draw in anxious shoppers

    Wendy Nguyen, a fashionable Instagram personality with 1.1 million followers, is regularly tapped by retailers like Macy’s and Banana Republic to promote their wares on social media. They typically...

  • Handbags and accessories are always winners Handbags and accessories are always winners

    Online auctions have attracted over 40 percent first-time registrants and 34 percent new bidders in the accessories section says a leading global auction house.

  • Kanchi award winner revives traditional weaving method Kanchi award winner revives traditional weaving method

    B Krishnamoorthy, a national award-winning weaver from Kancheepuram, loves to experiment with saree designs and weaving methods.

  • Fashion is emotional more than anything else. You should feel happy wearing it Fashion is emotional more than anything else. You should feel happy wearing it

    Major e-commerce sites have seen massive jump in the number of orders placed for rakhis and e-gifts given the restrictions and apprehensions about travel and social distancing.

  • Online handloom exhibition aims at supporting artisans Online handloom exhibition aims at supporting artisans

    The second edition of 'Go Swadeshi Online', an online exhibition of handloom clothes and artifacts by weavers and artisans from across the country, aims at supporting artisans liquidate their stocks...

  • In 2020 comfort comes first in fashion In 2020 comfort comes first in fashion

    These fluid fabrics are environmentally-friendly and degrade within 4-6 weeks, making them a sustainable fashion choice, says Nelson Jaffery, Head of Design at Liva.

  • Stylist recreates iconic looks from the 80s Stylist recreates iconic looks from the 80s

    I was bullied for being skinny right from my childhood. Even when I stepped into the fashion industry, I wasn’t accepted like others.

  • Perfecting your pout Perfecting your pout

    Day or night, we don't feel like we have our game face on till we glide on some Lipstick. Did you know this beauty essential has an entire day in it's honour?

  • Making the best use of old denim Making the best use of old denim

    With conscious shopping coming into the fore, try these DIY tips to transform your old denims into something useful and trendy, so you don't feel guilty while buying a new pair.