• Go metrosexual with this newly launched website

    Go metrosexual with this newly launched website

    Men can now get a style upper in the accessories department with the click of a key with the newly launched men's accessories website, The Bro Code

  • The Indian touch

    The Indian touch

    Yoga practitioner Andrea Brown recently started her label called Love From Bombay that sells customised, India-inspired, handmade yoga mat covers and leggings. She talks about the need to design these products and her love for Mumbai 

  • Skiing? Holidaying on the beach? Here's what to pack

    Skiing? Holidaying on the beach? Here's what to pack

    Whether it's a beach holiday in Goa, a road trip in the countryside or a skiing vacation in the Alps, pack in the right apparels and accessories to make an impression. Shreyanka Mazumdar talks to designers, stylists and fashionistas to compile capsule wardrobes for different holidays

  • The butterfly effect

    The butterfly effect

    Designer Ritika Bharwani's latest collection Wings of Desire finds inspiration in butterflies and nature

  • <strong>Fashioning</strong> success, virtually

    Fashioning success, virtually

    Kareena Gianani and Nikshubha Garg speak to 20-something designers who are selling their products through social networks and online shopping sites

  • Grab a ticket to the world of <strong>fashion</strong>

    Grab a ticket to the world of fashion

    Attend fashion shows of designers such as Masaba Gupta, shop for products by over 100 designers and get beauty treatments done at this new, ticketed event, called Fashion Weekend, which is open to all

  • The secret shoe elves

    The secret shoe elves

    Fashion designers shine bright in the limelight at fashion weeks across the country. But adding an essential finishing touch to their clothes are footwear designers. Dhara Vora chats with three such creative heads, who help top-notch designers put their best fashionable foot forward

  • New designer store in town

    New designer store in town

    Ahmedabad-based designer duo, Shyamal and Bhumika Shodhan, are ready with their haveli-inspired store in the city that aims to be a treasure trove for future brides, grooms and their entourages

  • Tees with a sting

    Tees with a sting

    Art you can Wash is the limited edition of T-shirts by Manta Ray Comics. They have termed the line of tees as 'wicked'art work

  • Made in India

    Made in India

    Indian designers are steadily making a mark on the international fashion scene. But they are not the first ones to make this progress. Over the last four decades, several companies across the country have been doing intricate embroidery for the likes of Donna Karan, Jean Paul Gautier, Vera Wang and Giorgio Armani. Meher Castelino talks to two such firms to find out the method behind the madness

  • Crafting perfection

    Crafting perfection

    Ahmedabad-based designer couple Shyamal and Bhumika have opened their bridal studio at Kemps Corner recently. The couturiers talk about the USP of their garments and incorporating the dying art of Ashavali weave in their collections

  • Made by hand and heart

    Made by hand and heart

    Art store and gallery space Caravan Hands recently introduced Eight Thousand Miles, a brand specialising in handmade children and women’s clothing as well as bedding accessories

  • <strong>Fashion</strong> for festivities

    Fashion for festivities

    Check out the latest collection of Indian and Western outfits by two upcoming designers — one with roots in the city and the other with Indian influences

  • Spruce up your wardrobe with these trends

    Spruce up your wardrobe with these trends

    Shreyanka Mazumdar talks to top fashion designers in the country to find out how you can assimilate the five hottest styles that currently rule the runway, into your wardrobe

  • From Lucknow, with love

    From Lucknow, with love

    Pune residents Geetu Garg, an IT specialist, and Ritu Garg, a former chartered accountant, have given the good, old Lucknowi Chikankari designs a couture spin through their fashion venture, Sutra's 

  • New York on my sleeve

    New York on my sleeve

    Hidden on the busy Peddar Road is Madison, a gem of a boutique that promises to solve dressing woes of women in Mumbai

  • A <strong>fashionable</strong> treat for Beyonce

    A fashionable treat for Beyonce

    On singer Beyonce's birthday, we invite four designers to share their ideas on how to dress up the Pop diva

  • Black magic women

    Black magic women

    With a mutual love for all things fashion, Mumbai-based Priya Sharma and Jeannette de Souza have launched their labour of love, Bare in Black, for the style-conscious

  • Wearability can get boring: Priyadarshini Rao

    Wearability can get boring: Priyadarshini Rao

    Priyadarshini Rao’s collection for Lakme Fashion Week Winter/Festive 2014 was an ode to the colour indigo. The designer talks about the inspiration behind it

  • Do people actually wear bizarre outfits created by designers?

    Do people actually wear bizarre outfits created by designers?

    Be it an international runway or an Indian ramp, fashion designers often showcase creations that baffle the mind. With fashion taking extreme steps, Meher Castelino asks designers and retailers about the saleability of such garments