She was a people's princess, the queen of hearts and a fashionista par excellence. Late Princess of Wales, Diana's social activism and glamour made her a global icon, but her chic fashion sense also played a huge role in making her a favourite of all international designers. From Versace to Dior, all big designer labels were patronised by Di, but she also loved the work of one Indian designer. Lady Diana loved legendary Indian designer Ritu Kumar's creations. The designer spilled the beans on how Diana used to shop at her London store often. “Diana was a patron of my store in London. She would call the store herself when she wanted to visit. She would cycle down to the store, park at Mayfair behind our store, and walk the few minutes to it,” shared the ace designer on Instagram. Her caption went alongside a picture of Princess Diana wearing one of her creations. View this post on Instagram A post shared by Ritu … [Read more...] about Princess Diana was a patron of this Indian designer store in London
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Who would have ever thought that an old, discarded quilt or table cloth can be turned into a trendy jacket or a shirt? Meet Harsh Agarwal, a 26-year-old economics graduate from Symbiosis School of Liberal Arts, who is making it big in fashion without any formal training in designing, and using this concept of mending and repairing old textiles sourced from his mother and grandmother into a wearable piece of art. Once we glance through the designer's work on his Instagram, we see a lot of such wonderful creations that have been created from various vintage textiles. A bed sheet set, hand-embroidered by the designer's mother in 1985, has been now turned into a co-ord set that is transeasonal and features a relaxed silhouette. "The whole idea came about very coincidentally. I have always been into making clothes, appreciating and sourcing textiles. This was something I was involved in from way back. I had never thought of taking it up as a full-time thing for myself. I was doing a … [Read more...] about This designer uses old and discarded table cloth and quilts to make fashionable co-ord sets and jackets for men
Home Fashion Bollywood wardrobe Bollywood Wardrobe Devika Tripathi By Devika Tripathi | on September 23, 2018 The second day of the ongoing Delhi Times Fashion Week 2018 began on a bridal note. The first designer of the day was Joy Mitra, who presented his collection, 'Monsoon Wedding'. His collection celebrated a beautiful blend of intricate embroideries with chanderis, silks, and chiffons. In terms of hue, the designer used a very sophisticated palette on traditional ensembles. His ensembles were about adding a touch of vibrancy to the monsoon wedding. The showstopper was none other than the very gorgeous Chitrangda Singh , who looked stunning as the quintessential Indian bride. Her attire was rooted in traditions and brought back the spirit of good old days of wedding. In the times of minimalism, her look was maximalist and elaborate. The actress sported a meticulously embellished lehenga, which featured a cropped blouse … [Read more...] about Chitrangda Singh’s Quintessential Monsoon Bridal Look At Delhi Times Fashion Week Is Outstanding
Home Fashion Bollywood wardrobe Bollywood Wardrobe Jessica By Jessica Peter | on October 19, 2015 Chetan Bhagat's 2 States was one book that took India by storm. From mature middle aged ones to teens, everyone has had a taste of the book. When Dharma Productions decided to make a film based on the book, nothing could be better. I suppose Alia Bhatt and Arjun Kapoor were the best choice Karan Johar could make and no one doubts his wise judgement. 2 States , the film, was one of the most successful films, it had a final domestic nett of ₹1.01 billion (US$15 million). All that aside, today we're going to discuss the fashion aspect of the film. Yes, 2 States did influence trends and fashion and we're going to decode all of it today on our feature "Bollywood Style Notebook" and show you what we mean. Manish Malhotra designed all the looks for the movie and he's done a fantastic job. Ananya (Alia Bhatt) gave us so much inspiration for our … [Read more...] about Bollywood Style Notebook: Great Looks To Steal From 2 States!
Home Fashion Bollywood wardrobe Bollywood Wardrobe Devika Tripathi By Devika Tripathi | on May 5, 2021 Recently, Sai Tamhankar gave us a major fashion goal with her ensemble of the day. The Love Sonia actress looked pretty in her vibrant pink ethnic attire, which we felt was ideal for festive occasions. Styled by Neha Chaudhary, we thought her styling was beautifully done. So, let's decode her ensemble and find out the price too. So, Sai Tamhankar wore a pink leheriya pre-draped saree from the label, Nitisha. It was an exquisite outfit, which was a cross between traditional and modern sensibilities. Her saree was accentuated by leheriya patterns - leheriya is the wave-like pattern achieved by tie and dye technique and is mostly practiced in Rajasthan. The saree also featured gold gota border, which enhanced the attire. Sai teamed her chiffon saree with pink raw silk trousers. The blouse matched with the pants and was also … [Read more...] about Sai Tamhankar Flaunts Her Pretty Pink Leheriya Saree; Perfect For Festive Occasions