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‘Desically’, it’s time to go Ethnic!

There’s something absolutely magical about ‘Desi’ (Indian) products; the kalamkari and ikhat prints, beautiful handmade silver jewellery that are sold in small shops across many streets in the interior parts of the country, weaved garments that are emblematic of a colourful India. However, it is not easy to find these products, as commercial shops selling […]

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Expert Corner: The romance of the Sheer Fabric

There’s nothing prettier and more subtly enticing as a sheer fabric in the fabric world. It is complete in its simplicity and yet manages to charm anyone who comes in close contact with it. Sheer is tactile feeling that is satisfying and delightful. It is a feeling or a state of experience. Sheer fabric is […]

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Shalini James: Celebrating the vibrancy of Indian colours

By her own admission, she is a raconteur who believes in using Indian cultural motifs, incorporating them into textiles and converting them into stories embedded in fashion. Shalini James is undoubtedly one of the best-known faces of Indian fashion today. Her fierce Indianness oozes out of everything she touches. Her theme for Amazon India Fashion […]

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KarmaSuthra: The Queen of Dramatic Jewellery

“I had absolutely no interest in jewellery or anything pretty for that matter,” says 41-year-old Divya Thomas almost nonchalantly. The seemingly innocuous statement would not have mattered had it been uttered by someone else. But coming from the founder of KarmaSuthra, one of the most loved jewellery brands in India, it is quite surprising indeed. […]

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| by Ar.Khushboo Agarwal | 9 comments

How to make the perfect CV for that perfect job

CV or curriculum vitae is one of the most important document you will possess in your professional life. It comprises everything; your work experience, skills, and other important details. But more importantly a good CV is also an indicator of your design and presentation skills; an extremely important skill to have in today’s world of […]

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Fashion of the future: Digital dress of your dreams!

A woman walks into her fully-automated closet, and is welcomed by a computer-generated voice. It asks her what she would like to wear and what her plans are for the evening.  She gives the information, and out of the blue a brand new dress, perfect for the occasion, magically materializes right before her eyes! Sounds […]

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Indian Fashion doesn’t have any catching up to do: Nixon Bui

International style and tribal motifs are as different as chalk and cheese, but not for Nixon Bui. This Copenhagen-based, Arunachal Pradesh born, up and coming fashion designer believes in seamlessly bringing the two perceived to be different elements together to create beautiful designs that are not only appealing but also eco-friendly. In an interview with […]

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Myntra becomes sole distributor of Mango products in India

In a move that marks its foray into the brick and mortar shopping experience, e-commerce shopping site Myntra has bagged the master distribution and management rights for Mango, the famous Spanish fast fashion brand. According to reports, this move makes the Flipkart owned company the first e-commerce company globally to manage the omni-channel strategy for […]

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Anything quirky catches my eye: Namitha Pramod

Her acting in movies like Traffic, Sound Thoma, Vikramadithyan has been a clear indication of her versatility. But Namitha Pramod also has a quirky side to her, one which often gets lost in the characters she plays; her personal fashion trend. She loves everything unique, and though a lazy shopper anything different and quirky will […]

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