DESIGNS

  • Is this what an Apple drone might look like? March 24, 2015

    New Delhi: With all the tech giants exploring and experimenting with drones, one designer has envisioned what a drone by Apple might look like. German designer Eric Huisman has come up with a sleek drone concept called the Apple Quadcopter, which has a minimalistic black-and-white design and carries the iconic...
  • BlackBerry unveils Porsche Design P'9983 Graphite for 1,650 euros March 18, 2015

    New Delhi: BlackBerry has rolled out the latest Porsche Design P'9983 Graphite in its luxury range of smartphones. The smartphone combines graphite-metallic coloured elements and a leather cover on the back. The P'9983 Graphite smartphone from BlackBerry features the iconic QWERTY keyboard with specially crafted glass-like keys with the durability of...
  • Watch: The curious case of designers In Shahpur Jat January 30, 2015

    Team Ibnlive met with few designers in Shahpur Jat.So if you are in Delhi, do pay them a visit in the narrow lanes of Shahpur jat and enjoy a cup of coffee in one of the cafes out there. ...
  • Honoured Michelle Obama wore my designed dress: Bibhu Mohapatra January 26, 2015

    CNN-IBN spoke to Michelle Obama's favourite designer Bibhu Mohapatra. "I do not feel designing for the first lady is stressful. I am honoured Michelle wore the dress for this crucial visit," said Bibhu Mohapatra. ...
  • It is big acknowledgement: Michelle Obama Indian-American dress designer January 25, 2015

    The dress Michelle Obama wore was designed by Indian American designer Bibhu Mohapatra. 42-year-old Mohapatra hails from Odisha and he previously dressed Michelle when she appeared on 'The Tonight Show'. ...
  • Mumbai to host 'The Future of Fashion Forum' for fashion aspirants January 23, 2015

    Mumbai: 'The Future of Fashion Forum', a platform here, will give an overview of the industry to aspiring creative minds. Organised by Whistling Woods - Neeta Lulla School of Fashion (WWNL), the event will be held in Goregaon here on Saturday. National Award winning designer Neeta Lulla and filmmaker Subhash Ghai...
  • Desi Humor with a twist: Posters, Memes and so much more! January 17, 2015

    Around three months ago, an idea had its inception inside the brain of someone called Naveen R. Kukreja; a revolutionary idea, at that. He wanted to make it his mission to make the pareshaan people in this country LOL out loud and ROFL on the floor laughing. He decided that...
  • A new app that helps you spot fake designer clothes November 15, 2014

    New York: A Japanese company, NEC Corporation, has come up with a smartphone app to spot knock-offs with a single close-up picture. Aimed at retailers more than individual shoppers, the NEC application will have pictures of products in its database taken with a special magnifying lens, the Wall Street Journal reported. The...
  • Fashion designer Oscar de la Renta dead at 82 October 21, 2014

    Reuters: Oscar de la Renta, one of the most sought-after fashion designers of the last half century, dressing American first ladies and Hollywood stars in his classic silhouettes, died on Monday at the age of 82. An individual taking calls at the designer's home in Connecticut on Monday night confirmed his...
  • Began my career in an export house in Delhi, says Tommy Hilfiger September 30, 2014

    World famous American designer Tommy Hilfiger has a deep connection with India. Over three decades ago, Hilfiger started his career in an export house in Delhi. He got funding to start the Tommy Hilfiger brand from the Indian Murjani Group. Hilfiger tells CNBC-TV18 about his journey and much more. ...
  • Troy Costa designs dress for PM Modi's US trip, says 'let my work speak' September 16, 2014

    New Delhi: As the date of his maiden US trip is approaching, all eyes are on Prime Minister Narendra Modi, from people accompanying him to his couture. Known for experimenting with his looks, Modi had already adorned kurta with chudidaar pajami, Nehru jacket and bandhgala. He is also believed to be...
  • Apple hires renowned Australian designer Marc Newson September 7, 2014

    New York: Apple has recruited renowned Australian designer Marc Newson, whose creations have been featured by museums such as New York's famous MoMA. "Marc is without question one of the most influential designers of this generation," Jonathan Ive, Apple's senior vice president of design, told Vanity Fair magazine's website. "He is extraordinarily...
  • Acid attack survivor Monica Singh to study at Parsons in New York August 2, 2014

    New Delhi: Monica Singh, a 28yearold acid attack survivor has achieved her goal and is set to pursue her course in fashion designing from the prestigious Parsons The New School for Designs in New York. Monica thanked CNNIBN for helping her raise the amount to achieve her dreams. Monica wanted...
  • Quick Quiz: Can you guess the designer whose creation Sonam Kapoor is wearing? July 27, 2014

    Sonam Kapoor is always well turnedout. Her style is flawless, her taste impeccable. And she loves to splurge on designer wear. Be it the red carpet or her films, Sonam never fails to wow her fans with her chic outfits. Now take a chance and try to guess which designer's...
  • Help acid attack survivor Monica Singh realise her dream July 24, 2014

    Monica Singh, a 28yearold acid attack victim, has lived a heroic battle to leave behind the past and move ahead. About a decade ago, a man threw acid on Monica when she turned down his marriage proposal. Today, 43 surgeries later, she has now got admission to her dream fashion...
  • Acid attack survivor Monica Singh to study at her dream New York fashion designing institute July 24, 2014

    New Delhi: The story of 28yearold Monica Singh is very inspiring. Monica is an acid attack survivor who has undergone 43 surgeries and now has a chance to study at her dream fashion designing institute in New York. About a decade ago, a man threw acid on Monica when she...
  • Acid attack victim fights back after 43 surgeries to realise her dreams July 21, 2014

    New Delhi: Monica Singh, a 28yearold acid attack victim, has lived a heroic battle to leave behind the past and move ahead. About a decade ago, a man threw acid on Monica when she turned down his marriage proposal. Today, 43 surgeries later, she has now got admission to her...
  • 'Designing Women' star Meshach Taylor dies at 67 June 30, 2014

    Meshach Taylor, who played a lovable exconvict surrounded by boisterous Southern belles on the sitcom "Designing Women" and appeared in numerous other TV and film roles, died of cancer at age 67, his agent said Sunday. Taylor died Saturday at his home near Los Angeles, according to agent Dede Binder. Taylor got...
  • Sonam Kapoor is one of India's best style icons: Wendell Rodricks June 9, 2014

    Mumbai: On Sonam Kapoor's 29th birthday Monday, National Awardwinning designer Wendell Rodricks says the Bollywood actress is one of the country's best style icons. He is keen to see her in an art film soon. "Sonam Kapoor, in my humble, glorified tailor opinion, you are India's best style icon actress. Now...
  • Rihanna honored for style at annual fashion awards June 3, 2014

    New York: Fashion rules are made to be broken, Rihanna told a glittering crowd of fashion industry leaders on Monday, and her outfit dramatically conveyed that message: a sheer fishnet gown, sparkling with thousands of embedded crystals, that left little underneath to the imagination. The singer cemented her role as a...
  • Samsung replaces mobile design head amidst lukewarm respone to the Galaxy S5 May 8, 2014

    Seoul: Samsung Electronics Co Ltd, the world's biggest handset maker, has replaced the head of its mobile design team amid criticism of the latest Galaxy S smartphone. Chang Donghoon offered to resign last week and will be replaced by Lee Minhyouk, vice president for mobile design, a Samsung spokeswoman said on...
  • IBNLive Movie Awards: 'Dhoom 3' gets highest votes in Best Sound Designing category April 23, 2014

    The year 2013 saw a mixed bag of successful popular and art house cinema. Sound designers are still to get their due in the Hindi film industry, but with the rise of Resul Pookutty at international level Bollywood filmmakers have started to take this department seriously. From among the top...
  • Twitter's new Facebook-like profile page is now available for all April 23, 2014

    New Delhi: Twitter has started rolling out its redesigned profile page to all users around the world. If you have still not got it and can't wait more, go here and click on the "Get it now" button. The new design, while mostly cosmetic, hints at what CEO Costolo described in...
  • IBNLive Movie Awards: 'Goliyon Ki Rasleela - Ram Leela' gets highest votes in Best Production Design category April 23, 2014

    Production designing is one area of filmmaking that often goes unnoticed, but you can't expect a good film without the help of this department. In response to IBNLive poll, the readers gave maximum votes 41.59% to Sanjay Leela Bhansali's 'Goliyon ki Rasleela - Ram Leela'. The majestic and grand...
  • Meet Madhav Agasti, the man who makes politicians look stylish April 23, 2014

    Mumbai: The 2014 Lok Sabha election is not only well about crafted speeches but also a well crafted look for our political leaders. Mumbai based Madhav Agasti is the man whom politicians flock to, when they need a cutting edge look. He helps politicians to look apart. "I am working...
  • Incredible photos of the inside of a tiny house on wheels, complete with attic bedroom, kitchen and bathroom, built by web designer April 9, 2014

    Web designer Alek Lisefski's 'Tiny Project' is going places. Literally. He builds affordable and sustainable houses on trailers to encourage people to live a simpler, more conscious, debt-free life. He hopes to "help set an example and educate the community about alternative, affordable, more sustainable ways of living."Lisefski, who...
  • Victoria Beckham poses for Hello! magazine cover April 7, 2014

    London: Singer-turned-fashion designer Victoria Beckham, who is set to turn 40 this month graced the cover of a magazine. The 39-year-old former Spice Girl has flaunted an elegant red dress on the cover of Hello! magazine's April issue, reported Daily Mirror. Beckham plans to celebrate her birthday by hosting a horse riding...
  • Central Mine Planning and Design Institute records all time high coal drilling April 3, 2014

    Despite problems of law and order and forest clearance in the field of exploration, the Central Mine Planning ~~amp;amp; Design Institute Limited (CMPDI) has recorded an all time high drilling of 6.98 lakh metre during fiscal 2013/14. The overall growth was very significant and it could have crossed the nine lakh...
  • Olsen sisters join search for missing NY designer Jay Ott March 29, 2014

    New York: Actresses-turned-fashion designers Mary-Kate and Ashley Olsen have asked fans to help find missing New York designer James Ott. The twins have reached out to fans through their fashion label Elizabeth and James' Twitter.com account, urging followers to "spread the word" about 31-year-old Ott's disappearance, reports femalefirst.co.uk. The retweet sent out...