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August 4, 2015 12:00 am

A peek into the creative chaos and backstage brouhaha at Manish Malhotra’s Amazon India Couture Week 2015 finale.

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August 4, 2015 12:00 am

Rohit Bal’s ‘Husn-e-Taa’iraat’ was an ode to the beauty of nature, wildlife and Indian craftsmanship.

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August 3, 2015 12:57 pm

His Haute Couture Fall 2015 presentation “The Song of the Flower”, part of Amazon India Couture Week in the Capital, was no exception.

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August 1, 2015 12:00 am

Gaurav Gupta’s “Silt & Cipher” managed to create an impression at Amazon India Couture Week.

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August 1, 2015 9:13 am

Rahul Mishra’s debut collection on Day Two showed restraint and highlighted the designer’s love affair with embroideries and weaves.

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July 31, 2015 10:02 am

The opening night at Amazon India Couture Week 2015 saw designer Sabyasachi Mukherjee go intense and edgy with scarlet soles by Christian Louboutin to match the mood.

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July 30, 2015 8:09 pm

Sabyasachi inaugurated the sixth Amazon India Couture Week (AICW) in collaboration with noted French footwear designer Christian Louboutin.

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July 30, 2015 12:00 am

Designer Anju Modi references heritage in her latest collection, inspired by Persia.

Switch to colourful kurtis with different bottom wear instead of just sticking to the usual salwars. (Source: Ians)
July 29, 2015 5:42 pm

Be it palazzos or flared skirts, flaunt your colourful kurtis with different bottom wear instead of just sticking to the usual salwars.

Blue jeans and a plain white cotton shirt is a classic. Tuck it in or out. (Source: Thinkstock Images)
July 29, 2015 5:42 pm

Wearing the right colour and the right style with the perfect blue denim is a must. Blue denims can be paired with a crisp sky blue shirt and also with a white collared shirt, says an expert.

Use nail art brushes or paint brushes as an alternate to give effects and paint out your creativity. (Source: Thinkstock Images)
July 29, 2015 5:39 pm

Collect a few tools and add a beautiful touch to your little blank canvasses on the tip of your fingers without spending big, says an expert.

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July 29, 2015 4:15 pm

It was while working on Sanjay Leela Bhansali's upcoming "Bajirao Masatni" that designer Anju Modi fell in love with the Persian culture and decided to take inspiration from it for her couture line.

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July 30, 2015 8:10 pm

Amazon India Couture Week 2015 opens in Delhi today with 12 couturiers set to showcase their collections over five days.

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July 27, 2015 10:20 pm

Designer Suket Dhir, who won IWP regional finale for menswear category at Dubai recently, says he doesn't feel any pressure for the finale round, scheduled for January next year.

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July 27, 2015 4:10 pm

Long obsessed with Swarovski crystals and a surfeit of synthetic shiny sequins, Indian designers are turning to mirror-work, shisha or aabhla bharat kaam to add bling to their creations.

A carefully chosen accessory adds an extra ounce of chicness to your outfit and boosts your appearance. Play around with your tie, use clips to break the monotony. Pocket squares are always neglected, but make them a part of your requisites when wearing a blazer or a suit. (Source: Thinkstock Images)
July 24, 2015 3:35 pm

Men should focus on fit, colour and accessories to look chic at work, says an expert.

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July 23, 2015 7:01 pm

Delhi-based designer Suket Dhir was announced the winner of the 2015/16 International Woolmark Prize (IWP) India, Pakistan and Middle East regional final in the menswear category in Dubai last evening.

Experts suggest to opt comfortable clothing formula this monsoon.
July 20, 2015 2:02 pm

Avoid whites and long trousers or skirts to look more professional and feel comfortable at work during the monsoon season, says an expert.

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July 19, 2015 1:00 am

The selfie project: A feature on the spaces and objects that define our work and home life through the selfie

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July 20, 2015 1:11 pm

The new bridal lehenga has taken on a Western silhouette to emerge as a maxi skirt with prints, pockets and flare.

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July 17, 2015 7:40 pm

The pret designer will now debut as a couturier with his latest collection on July 30 at Taj Palace Hotel.

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July 16, 2015 1:39 pm

With online store Amazon.in as its official title sponsor, the five-day India Couture Week 2015 will begin here on July 29.

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July 16, 2015 12:39 pm

Colorful tops and cardigans, sleek trouser suits and sportswear mixed with crisp tailoring at identity parade mock-ups featured in New York's first fashion week dedicated to menswear.

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July 16, 2015 12:27 pm

What do Chinese women do when they want to go swimming but maintain their pearly-white complexion? They put on a mask made for the beach, and fondly known as a face-kini.

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July 15, 2015 3:59 am

A champion of sustainable fashion, designer Kriti Tula creates clothes with fabric that’s been discarded as scrap.

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July 14, 2015 1:26 pm

The veteran designers will not only be making their LFW debut on August 25, but will also be opening the week with a grand off-site show.

For that clear and skin, the right foundation is all you need.
July 9, 2015 2:19 pm

Use a primer before applying foundation and set the foundation with translucent loose powder, says an expert.

Research done at a US university, proves that wearing high heels can eventually lead to weakening and instability over time of ankles
July 8, 2015 2:54 pm

High heels can cause problems because they force the foot into a naturally unstable position.

Designers Abu Jani and Sandeep Khosla
July 8, 2015 2:51 pm

Celebrated designer duo Abu Jani and Sandeep Khosla will open the winter/festive edition of Lakmé Fashion Week winter 2015 starting from August 25 in Mumbai.

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July 6, 2015 12:00 am

Designer Anavila Misra on her latest sari collection inspired by Mumbai.

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July 5, 2015 1:00 am

As long as there are humans, there will be skinny jeans.

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July 2, 2015 7:00 pm

A well dressed man is always appreciated by women. But when it comes to ideal dressing most men fall prey to bad choices.

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July 2, 2015 11:15 am

Move over, botox! Researchers have developed a non-invasive technique that harnesses pulsed electric fields to generate new skin tissue growth.

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July 2, 2015 12:05 pm

Despite the bad press they have received recently, skinny jeans remain a fashion favourite.

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July 1, 2015 12:00 am

Like in the US Supreme Courts, same-same is the catchphrase in fashion too.

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June 28, 2015 1:00 am

An exhibition at the Victoria and Albert Museum in London explores the ageless fascination with footwear and the stories they tell.