The Clueless Fashionista

Remember when you were ten years old and you saw all those ‘didis’ with their shiny glosses and their seemingly alien clothes? Now step into the shoes of the clueless 10-year-old, except now you’re 18 and you’re that ‘didi’, expected to know the ABC’s of fashion. However I still take a good 10 minutes to…

The Sari Re-Imagined And Re-Told

It was neatly wrapped in a packet titled- “To Somya Suresh… From Anavila Misra” with my address and phone number handwritten in capitals. I don’t think I have ever been more excited to open a package in my entire life. It was a Friday evening, a tiring week had just come to an end and…

The ‘Guru-Shishya’ grand finale

Last season, Amazon India Fashion Week presented by the Fashion Design Council of India came up with the guru-shishya concept, where a designer was the guru and another fashion designer who has worked under him was the shishya. It was Alpana and Neeraj who were the shishya and JJ Valaya was their mentor last season….

AIFW: Huemn’s entire collection

Sheer refuses to go off the style radar. This season too, Huemn by Pranav Mishra and Shyma Shetty presented a collection at the Amazon India Fashion Week presented by the Fashion Design Council of India with puff jackets and sheer dress. It is not easy to bring a social cause on the ramp, but for…

Show 3, Day 1 of AIFWAW17

A burst of colours is what describes Krishna Mehta’s collection the best. From long skirts, peplum blouses, stitched dhotis her collection had something for everyone. Here is a sneak peek…

Day 1 of AIFW presented by FDCI, show 2

Show 2 on day one of FDCI presents Amazon India Fashion Week was Jakarta Fashion Week presents Novita Yunus “BUMI-LANGIT”. Here is a sneak peek into the collection      

Day 1: AIFWAW17, OPENING SHOW

FDCI presents Amazon India Fashion Week, a four day fashion extravaganza, starts today in the capital. And the opening show bought together designers such as Akaaro, Antar-agni eka, Good Earth Neeru Kumar, Nicobar Pero, Rajesh Pratap Singh, Rohit Bal, Sanjay Garg, Suket Dhir, Urvashi Kaur and 11.11/ eleven eleven. The show was curated by The Handloom School supported…