Lakme Fashion Week Winter/Festive 2014 : Preview & Day 1

Lakme Fashion Week Winter/Festive 2014 : Preview & Day 1

Lakme Fashion week is(was) here! It’s a nice precursor to the main big 4 fashion weeks next month. In this post I’ll be covering some of the collections that I liked from the preview and Day 1. I’m so glad that this time round they also had four Pakistani designers! Zara Shahjahan designs such beautiful romantic pieces.     Amit Aggarwal Amit Aggarwal’s collection was instantly recognizable with his futuristic touch. Not sure why people kept labeling it as tribal, but for me it had that insect inspiration. The volume and sheen of the…Read more
India Couture Week 2014

India Couture Week 2014

So I'm probably the last person writing about India Couture Week 2014 and it took me while to do this mainly because I had other posts scheduled. I really really wish the fashion timetable in India was more streamlined. It just feels so chaotic with the sponsor names and dates. I also wish there was a nice centralized website where I can get all the latest info. Sort of like WWD or Style.com for Indian Fashion. Recently, I did find fashionfad.in which has a nice archive of all designers and good photos. Vogue.in…Read more
Delhi Couture Week 2013 : Anju Modi, Masaba for Satya Paul and Monisha Jaising

Delhi Couture Week 2013 : Anju Modi, Masaba for Satya Paul and Monisha Jaising

As Delhi Couture Week progressed, we saw amazing collections from Anju Modi, Masaba and Monisha Jaising. Anju Modi I loved the story and inspiration of Draupadi behind this. There's always an interesting way to style up a red lehenga and we had plenty of that in this collection. I loved the neckline and the tie up on top.   Masaba for Satya Paul I love how Masaba plays with prints, it's large and subtle at the same time. I loved the large lime green dress.   Monisha Jaising     Image Credit :…Read more
WIFW Fall 2013 RTW : Day 2 : Tarun Tahiliani, Alpana & Neeraj, Shantanu & Nikhil, Anju Modi

WIFW Fall 2013 RTW : Day 2 : Tarun Tahiliani, Alpana & Neeraj, Shantanu & Nikhil, Anju Modi

Day 2 at Will's Lifestyle India Fashion Week came to a grand end with strong collections from Tarun Tahiliani, Shantanu & Nikhil and Anju Modi. Breaking the trio fashion post code, I'll be reviewing Alpana & Neeraj's collection here as well!   Tarun Tahiliani The highly anticipated Tarun Tahiliani's show didn't fail to deliver! The clothes had his unique spin on ethnic wear in a intense warm palette. More than the detailed patterns, the silhouettes are what struck a cord the most. The saree draped sideways, the high-low kurta, a pallu draped to…Read more