DESIGNS

  • The Apple Watch looks remarkably similar to the original iPhone Yesterday

    New Delhi: Apple's first consumer product after five years carries the genes from its first-ever mobile device unveiled about eight years ago. Surprised? The Apple Watch is nothing but a small size version of the original iPhone. The 2007-original iPhone was 0.46-inch thick and had a small screen. It might look...
  • Samsung copies Apple Watch design video for its Galaxy S6 Edge smartphone 4 days ago

    New Delhi: Samsung just can't have enough of Apple as the South Korean electronics giant has posted a new video on YouTube that details the design process of its Galaxy S6 Edge. The problem- it looks seriously inspired by the Apple Watch design video. The video, titled 'Designing Possible,' carries a...
  • Blake Lively reveals that not having a personal stylist has helped her being friends with designers April 22, 2015

    Los Angeles: Actress Blake Lively is grateful for not having a stylist as it has helped her being friends with many designers. Now, she can ask them for help with her outfits. She said: "I don't have a stylist. By not having one, I've been able to become really good friends...
  • Shantanu Goenka upset over his plagiarised designs April 16, 2015

    Designer Shantanu Goenka has accused certain boutiques in his hometown Kolkata of plagiarising his creations, and says concrete steps need to be taken against the "flourishing" market of replicas. The couturier, whose designs spell exquisite luxury, got to know about plagiared designs when he stumbled upon the social media pages of...
  • Google's new program will develop family-friendly apps April 15, 2015

    New Delhi: Google Play has introduced a new program for developers to design apps which are family-friendly. The 'Designed for Families' program is Google's aim at developing apps that are focused on families and children. Developers will be required to carefully tailor their apps to provide high quality, age appropriate...
  • Sneak peek: Twitter's new home page for logged-out users April 15, 2015

    New Delhi: For those who visit Twitter but don't sign up for it, the microblogging site has decided to woo you with its new home page that marks a shift from the earlier simple log in page with a background photo. Even as we acknowledge the fact that there are 288...
  • Here's how you can get an advance preview of YouTube's new design April 13, 2015

    New Delhi: YouTube is undergoing a design change and while not everyone will be able to see the tweaked appearance of Google's video site, here are some of the changes noted after a little exercise. The new design replaces the solid control bar with a gradient, simplifies icons, and tweaks...
  • Motorola Moto 360 2's leaked images hint at design changes April 12, 2015

    New Delhi: Similar to its other products, Motorola's upcoming Moto 360 2 has also been marred by premature image leaks that point to the smartwatch having a metal design. The leaked image has popped up on Chinese microblogging site, Weibo, and show the Moto 360 2- the successor of the Moto...
  • Railway Design Centre at National Institute of Design campus to improve ambience April 10, 2015

    New Delhi: Decor of Railway carriages and station premises are set to get an image makeover with the ministry joining hands with National Institute of Design to redesign coaches, toilets and other facilities. The Railways on Friday signed an MoU with the Commerce and Industry Ministry for setting up Railway Design...
  • Designer Preeti Singhal goes Derby April 8, 2015

    New Delhi: Inspired by the high and the classy, designer Preeti Singhal showcased her Derby collection here. The collection, which was presented on Monday at a Derby event hosted by Rohit Gupta of Rolli Stud farms & Daksh Oberoi, was an ensemble of hats, satin gloves, skirts and spaghettis. Actress Hrishita Bhatt,...
  • 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...