WIFW

  • Snapshot: Kangana Ranaut stumbles as a showstopper at WIFW finale March 31, 2014

    She may have walked with elan in Madhur Bhandarkar's 2008 release 'Fashion', but actress Kangana Ranaut was unable to move forward smoothly as the showstopper for designer Namrata Joshipura at the grand finale of Wills Lifestyle India Fashion Week (WIFW) autumn-winter, 2014 in Delhi. With her curly locks tied up,...
  • 'Purani Jeans' cast walk for designer Sulakshana Monga at WIFW March 30, 2014

    New Delhi: Debutantes Tanuj Virwani, Aditya Seal and 'Sixteen' actress Izabelle Leite - the starcast of upcoming film 'Purani Jeans'- became the showstoppers for designer Sulakshana Monga on the day four of ongoing Wills Lifestyle India Fashion Week (WLIFW) Autumn/Winter 2014. The newcomers on the ramp did not look nervous and...
  • Taps, scissors and safety pins: Masaba Gupta opts for quirky motifs at WIFW March 29, 2014

    New Delhi: Queen of prints Masaba Gupta took quirk to a new high with her latest autumn-winter line for Satya Paul with motifs ranging from tap, safety pins to pair of scissors. Based on the idea of deception, the collection didn't consist of the usual neons which is typical of the...
  • Soha Ali Khan felicitates debutant fashion designer at WIFW March 29, 2014

    New Delhi: Actress Soha Ali Khan felicitated India's aspiring fashion designer at an awards ceremony held at the ongoing Wills Lifestyle India Fashion Week autumn-winter 2014 (WIFW) here Friday. Wills Lifestyle presented the grand finale of the 8th edition of The Debut, which recognises the country's talented young designers in the...
  • Shilpa Shetty walks for Tarun Tahiliani's opening show in a kanjeevaram outfit at WIFW March 26, 2014

    New Delhi: Fashion designer Tarun Tahiliani Wednesday opened the Wills Lifestyle India Fashion Week autumn-winter 2014 with his impressive collection and actress Shilpa Shetty, known for well-maintained figure, heightened the glamour quotient when she hit the ramp in a kanjeevaram outfit. Tahiliani's autumn-winter pieces were terrific. Right from ivory cascade jacket with...
  • Anil Kapoor: Walked the ramp for Dhirubhai Ambani before turning actor October 14, 2013

    New Delhi: Bollywood actor Anil Kapoor turned show stopper for designer Ashish N Soni's finale titled 'La Dolce Vita' at the Wills Lifestyle India fashion week. The actor looked dapper in a white shirt paired with a dinner jacket as he sashayed down the ramp, a bright red multilevel stage...
  • WIFW: FDCI launches Style Stack Android app to boost fashion business October 14, 2013

    New Delhi: The Fashion Design Council of India (FDCI) Sunday launched a mobile application called Style Stack to bring buyers, designers and fashion curators on the same platform. Launched on the final day of Wills Lifestyle India Fashion Week (WIFW) Spring Summer edition, the app will ensure the creations of designers...
  • Snapshot: Sidharth Malhotra walks the ramp at WIFW March 17, 2013

    New Delhi: 'Student Of The Year' star Sidharth Malhotra added to the star power when he walked the ramp for designer Manish Malhotra at the ongoing Wills India Fashion Week. The actor looked dapper in a black bandgala. ...
  • Masaba unveils the young Satya Paul girl at WIFW March 14, 2013

    New Delhi: Designer Masaba Gupta unveiled the new, young Satya Paul girl as she debuted her collection for the brand on day one of the Wills Lifestyle India Fashion Week Autumn Winter 2013. In India, this is the first collection designed for an established design house by a designer from outside...
  • Bollywood A-listers give WIFW a miss February 22, 2012

    Wills Lifestyle India Fashion Week concluded but Bollywood’s A-listers were missing this time around. ...
  • JJ Valaya closes WIFW with Kangna Ranaut February 20, 2012

    New Delhi: With international musicians, a belly dancer and other signs of Turkish culture, designer JJ Valaya brought the curtains down on the Autumn-Winter edition of WIFW with his ode to the historic Ottoman Empire and Kangna Ranaut as the show stopper. Besides the Bollywood actress, 12 personalities from the field...
  • Nargis, Shazahn walk the ramp at WIFW February 19, 2012

    New Delhi: B-town newbies Nargis Fakhri and Shazhan Padamsee turned up on the last day of Wills India Fashion Week (WIFW) to walk the ramp for young designers Sakshee Pradhan and Sulakshana Monga respectively. Nargis, who made her debut last year with 'Rockstar' opposite Ranbir Kapoor, looked chic in a silk...
  • Fashionistas on style quotient of our politicos February 16, 2012

    While the fashion pundits predict the trends of the season, we decided to go beyond the ramp this election season and quiz the fashionistas about the style quotient of some our politicians. ...
  • Designer duo Shantanu-Nikhil open WIFW 2012 February 15, 2012

    New Delhi: Designer duo Shantanu and Nikhil gave a head start to the Wills Lifestyle India Fashion Week Autumn-Winter 2012 with Bollywood actresses Dia Mirza and Sameera Reddy gracing the front seat. The designers, whose label is synonymous with luxury and known for elegance and sophistication, took the centre stage with...
  • WIFW: The good, the bad and the plain ugly October 15, 2011

    The five day long Wills Lifestyle India Fashion Week had a bit of everything and some stardust too. ...
  • Nisha Kothari to walk the ramp at WIFW October 10, 2011

    New Delhi: Actress Nisha Kothari, who was last seen in a small role in Bin Bulaye Baraati earlier this year, is set to walk the Wills Lifestyle India Fashion Week (WIFW) ramp here Wednesday. She says with this appearance, she hopes to feature on the silver screen in a big way....
  • WIFW: Manish Malhotra plays with delightful hues April 9, 2011

    New Delhi: Bollywood's blue eyed boy Manish Malhotra continuing his legacy, unfolded his story in delightful hues. Colours like ivories and beiges with splashes of burned orange, rusts, pinks and brick red for women’s wear and greys, navy blues and blacks for men’s wear. For this year’s collection Manish chose...
  • WIFW: Rohit-Rahul showcase luxurious designs April 9, 2011

    New Delhi: Rohit Gandhi and Rahul Khanna showcased a ravishing look which was inspired by the ergonomic structures seen around, they portrayed a luxurious image through the collection. Witnessing the most amazing palette of fabrics, mediums and colours, the viewers stood mesmerised throughout the show. There was a superior sense...
  • For creativity, say no to commerce: Sabyasachi April 9, 2011

    New Delhi: One of the biggest names in Indian fashion feels commercial viability is diluting the creativity of designers. Sabyasachi Mukherjee also says it is of prime importance that they focus on the country's rich textiles and techniques. "Designers should try to avoid going overboard, whether they are making a couture...
  • WIFW Day 3: Shantanu-Nikhil's spectacular show April 9, 2011

    Catch the glimpses of the day three of Wills Lifestyle India Fashion Week that was high on some spectacular collection by designer duos, Shantanu - Nikhil and Rahul Khanna - Rohit Gandhi. ...
  • WOW! Lady Gaga fashion comes to India April 8, 2011

    New Delhi: Art just got wearable as young designers compete with each other to create wild and wacky labels as part of an art-meets-fashion concept that explores the human body as a living canvas. Young designers popularized the World of Wearable Art (WOW) at the Wills Lifestyle India Fashion Week...
  • Ritu Kumar's Label is a tribute to silk yarn April 8, 2011

    New Delhi: The doyen of fashion took audiences on a journey to the world of our own well-known indigenous legacy of handicrafts on the second day of the Wills Lifestyle India Fashion Week Autumn-Winter 2011. As a mark of respect to the most applauded detailing and intricacies that had been...
  • Designer duo's sensual line bright spot of Day 2 April 7, 2011

    New Delhi: The show started with a swiftly organized walking done by tuxedo clad male models from all directions, creating controlled chaos. Amidst the black palette came a breath of fresh air – a grey miniature printed orange dress casting a spell on the eyes. The print definitely created a...
  • WIFW: Best of vintage luxury by Shah Rukh Zaidi April 7, 2011

    New Delhi: Designer Shah Rukh Zaidi showcases his label Studio SRZ at Wills India Lifestyle Fashion Week – an eclectic mix of leather belts and handbags for both men and women. Reviving the timeless elegance of leather, staying true to the fine art of hand crafted leather goods. The SRZ...
  • WIFW newbie Sood puts together dramatic show April 7, 2011

    New Delhi: Designer Komal Sood debuts this year at the Wills Lifestyle India Fashion Week and her collection takes inspiration from flowers. The collection had an element of romance and serenity depicted by never-before used loud colours. Beige camels, burnt oranges and reds were definitely pleasing to the eyes. Visual...
  • WIFW: Charu Parashar goes tribal chic on ramp April 7, 2011

    New Delhi: Very few designers can launch a guerilla attack on your senses like Charu Parashar can. And this year at one of fashion's biggest outings she outdoes herself. Known for her flamboyance, Charu's collection at the Wills Lifestyle India Fashion Week (WIFW) incorporates three bold colours in a fairy tale...
  • Tarun Tahiliani brings Oriental mystique to WIFW April 7, 2011

    New Delhi: Tarun Tahliani's Fall/Winter collection at the opening day of the Wills Lifestyle India Fashion Week was an inflection of orientalism that ran through an armoire of kaftans, tunics, jackets and dresses. Hints of China reflected in the show through the music and splashes of fiery red and teal. Net...
  • Sixty designers to debut this year at WIFW April 5, 2011

    New Delhi: Asia's biggest fashion event kicks off on Wednesday with 141 designers, including an unprecedented 77 on the runway, at the Autumn Winter 2011 edition of the Wills Lifestyle India Fashion Week. The five-day fashion extravaganza has grown bigger and richer over the years with increased buyer participation as...
  • Deepika sashays down ramp at WIFW, vows crowd twice March 22, 2009

    New Delhi: Actress Deepika Padukone sashayed down the ramp for top designers Rana Gill and Rina Dhaka at the ongoing Wills Lifestyle India Fashion Week (WIFW) and charmed the audience late on Saturday night. The theme of the show, sponsored by Fiama Di Wills, was Nature Meets Science. While Rana was...