Designs

  • Troy Costa designs dress for PM Modi's US trip, says 'let my work speak' 3 days ago

    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 28-year-old 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 CNN-IBN 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 turned-out. 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 28-year-old 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 28-year-old 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 28-year-old 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 ex-convict 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 Award-winning 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 Dong-hoon offered to resign last week and will be replaced by Lee Min-hyouk, 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...
  • 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...
  • L'Wren Scott's funeral moved to LA at the request of her brother Randall Bambrough and partner Mick Jagger March 23, 2014

    New York: L'Wren Scott's funeral has reportedly been moved to Los Angeles at the request of her brother Randall Bambrough and her long-term partner Mick Jagger. Randall was in the Big Apple for the sad task of identifying his adoptive sister's body after the Medical Examiner's office confirmed Scott's cause of...
  • US designer to teach clothing design to Vrindavan widows March 7, 2014

    New York-based designer Kopal will teach clothing design to widows staying in shelter homes run by Sulabh International and the apparel created by them will be marketed in the US and Australia. An initiative of social reformer Bindeshwar Pathak, the programme aims to empower widows by enabling them to learn new...
  • Review: Twitter's new profile redesign is bloated but rich in information February 17, 2014

    New Delhi: A few days ago Mashable assistant features editor Matt Petronzio spotted a major overhaul of his Twitter profile page and this morning it was my turn to be surprised with a super-sized Twitter profile. I would have thought it to be some CSS error, if I wasn't already aware...
  • Twitter testing Facebook-like profile design, may ditch its signature vertical stream February 12, 2014

    New Delhi: A new report from Mashable suggests that Twitter is testing a new design for user profiles that looks like a mix of Facebook and Google Plus. The new design came to notice when a Mashable journalist spotted a huge update to his Twitter profile page. In the new...
  • Kohler Bold Art: A celebration of Art and design February 9, 2014

    Kohler has been a world leader in the kitchen and bath industry. All the products that come out of Kohler's table have a strong design and aesthetics aspect to them. The company has been strongly associated with designers and art for the past 140 years. On the show, Kohler Bold...
  • Auto Expo 2014: DC Design unveils Eleron SUV, Tia two-seater car February 6, 2014

    Greater Noida: Automotive design firm DC Design today unveiled two cars which will be available for sale in the country from 2016. While the Eleron is an open sports utility vehicle, the Tia is a two-seater car for town use. "We are looking to sell 500 units per annum of Eleron and...
  • Jeweller born without fingers makes amazing miniature masterpieces worth thousands February 4, 2014

    Meet Annette Gabbedey, 48, a jeweller who has found her own way to make miniature masterpieces worth thousands of pounds. She was born without fingers. Gabbedey, spends months creating delicate rings and bracelets studded with precious diamonds and opals. She adapts conventional crafting devices to create dazzling ornaments. ...
  • IBNLive Movie Awards: Nominees for Best Production Design January 29, 2014

    New Delhi: The awards season is upon us and this is the time when the best of Indian cinema is judged, reviewed rewarded for entertaining us in the past year. 2013 has seen a mixed bag of films comprising both popular and art house cinema. In our maiden initiative, we...
  • IBNLive Movie Awards: Nominees for Best Sound Designing January 26, 2014

    New Delhi: The awards season is upon us and this is the time when the best of Indian cinema is judged, reviewed rewarded for entertaining us in the past year. 2013 has seen a mixed bag of films comprising both popular and art house cinema. In our maiden initiative, we...
  • BlackBerry sues startup founded by Ryan Seacrest over keyboard design January 4, 2014

    San Francisco: Troubled smartphone maker BlackBerry Ltd. is accusing a company backed by "American Idol" host Ryan Seacrest of being a rip-off artist. The allegations emerged in a patent infringement lawsuit filed Friday in a San Francisco federal court by BlackBerry. The suit targets an iPhone keyboard made by Typo Products...