The girl with the front-row invite. Fashion columnist and consultant. Mumbai, India.
Whatever happened to fashion’s favourite month? Who ate the January sale?
One of India’s most reticent fashion designers, Sonam Dubal, on taking it slow and steady
Anita Ekberg, who passed away recently, was called “the first woman on the day of creation”.
Sonakshi Sinha and Anushka Sharma are playing with the short crop, just because.
A New Year is such a good time for a wardrobe cleanse.
Santa Claus isn’t the only gentleman showing up in a velour suit
Fashion trends that made us sit up and take note, and sometimes let out a little wolf-whistle too.
Any regular reader of this column will note that I am a savage ‘lookist’. I am a ‘size-ist’ too.
India’s squash champion Saurav Ghosal on things that matter off-court.
The Bhau Daji Lad Museum’s just-announced modern wing would be incomplete without a space for fashion and costume design
School uniforms are welcome and wanted in India. But different countries have varied reactions to them.
The only trend du jour is normcore, dress as indistinguishably as possible
Bvlgari’s first store in India promises a mix of old and new, and lots of blue
Parineeti Chopra is a tall and well-built woman who claims she has struggled with her weight all through her growing-up years.
It is a perfect excuse to revisit a now permanent fashion staple — the summer jacket — since warm woollies aren’t for us at all.
Kolkata-based designer Rohan Arora who designs customised shoes is fashion industry’s best kept secret
Kolkata-based designer Rohan Arora who designs customised shoes is fashion industry’s best kept secret.
Grumbach was in Mumbai to speak at a luxury conference last week. He was among very few speakers who drew in a full house. Needless to say, Grumbach is a ‘fashion icon’.
I have barely understood the concept of ‘dress for yourself’. Nobody dresses for one’s self.
Renaissance great Sandro Botticelli. Ricci’s spokesperson says the label will be in India in six months.
Printing and embroidery techniques that were only found on Indian ethnics are now the mainstay of our global wardrobe. India’s handloom history has become the focus of its sartorial language.
Tarun Tahiliani’s show for Sahachari had Mumbai celebrate like it’s the Nineties
Indian designers have shown at Paris Fashion Week this season, but is the fashion capital of the world still a lure?
China is slowing the fashion industry down. Its demand for luxury goods is on the wane. Many causes can be attributed to this decline.
Who says a top-lining movie star and a fashion icon cannot be a feminist to the core and speak for every woman?
Whatever happened to good old ‘travel porn’?
After celebrating the Kutch region in Goliyon ki Rasleela- Ram Leela, Anju Modi dives into Maratha heritage for Sanjay Leela Bhansali’s Bajirao Mastani
Anju Modi dives into Maratha heritage for Sanjay Leela Bhansali’s Bajirao Mastani.
It is a wonderful idea to rediscover Indian beauty products once again, many of them can be found in our kitchens.
Couture, that beloved baby of the fashion world that we love to uphold and imagine our lives against is so much more important today than it has been before.
Where an LBD is a Long Black Dress
If there’s anything more beautiful than the Italian woman, it is the Italian man
It isn’t a bad word, but an option that can be used with grace.
Just like everywhere else in the world, fashion blogging is getting to be a lucrative business.
Consumer surveys reveal that women and men will buy a magazine if the cover photo is an attractive one. This is why fashion magazines and their thigh-gapped models are coveted.
Best of Express
Naseeruddin Shah’s memoir is a blisteringly honest account of his life and the foibles of the creative community.