Designs

  • Incredible photos of the inside of a tiny house on wheels, complete with attic bedroom, kitchen and bathroom, built by web designer 09-04-2014 02:01 PM

    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 lives...
  • Victoria Beckham poses for Hello! magazine cover 07-04-2014 05:42 PM

    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...
  • Central Mine Planning and Design Institute records all time high coal drilling 03-04-2014 03:34 PM

    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...
  • Olsen sisters join search for missing NY designer Jay Ott 29-03-2014 01:01 PM

    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...
  • Shilpa Shetty walks for Tarun Tahiliani's opening show in a kanjeevaram outfit at WIFW 26-03-2014 06:54 PM

    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...
  • L'Wren Scott's funeral moved to LA at the request of her brother Randall Bambrough and partner Mick Jagger 23-03-2014 12:16 PM

    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...
  • US designer to teach clothing design to Vrindavan widows 07-03-2014 07:56 PM

    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...
  • Review: Twitter's new profile redesign is bloated but rich in information 17-02-2014 07:57 PM

    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...
  • Twitter testing Facebook-like profile design, may ditch its signature vertical stream 12-02-2014 01:01 PM

    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 09-02-2014 09:15 PM

    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 06-02-2014 03:15 PM

    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...
  • Jeweller born without fingers makes amazing miniature masterpieces worth thousands 04-02-2014 03:45 PM

    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 29-01-2014 03:32 PM

    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 26-01-2014 02:38 PM

    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 04-01-2014 11:29 AM

    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...
  • P'9982: BlackBerry introduces Porsche-designed Z10 smartphone 20-11-2013 01:40 PM

    New Delhi: BlackBerry, in association with Porsche Design, has introduced the P'9982 smartphone, which is said to be uniquely designed and expertly crafted. The phone includes a customised version of the BlackBerry 10.2 operating system. It is likely to be priced at 1,500 ($2,400), while there is no confirmation on...
  • US interested in developing business environment in the state 19-11-2013 09:42 PM

    US Ambassador to India Nancy J Powell on Tuesday said her country was interested in developing a business environment and better education in Jharkhand. "The USA is interested in developing business environment and better education in Jharkhand," Powell said in her address to department heads during a visit to the...
  • Why is Victoria Beckham looking for a job? 06-11-2013 11:24 AM

    London: Singer-turned-fashion designer Victoria Beckham is reportedly disappointed after losing the opportunity to become Contributing Fashion Editor at Vogue to supermodel Kate Moss. Moss was announced as Britain's Vogue contributing fashion editor recently and she will help style shoots and choose models starting next year, reports femalefirst.co.uk. "Vic has always...
  • Mandira to open sari store, wants to design for Rekha 18-10-2013 02:43 PM

    Mumbai: Mandira Bedi, who launched her own line of saris and will soon open her store, wants to design for legendary actress Rekha, known for her exotic choice of the six-yards. "Who would I like to designe for? Well, I would love to design for Rekha. Nobody looks better in...
  • Deepika Padukone makes her debut as a fashion designer 03-10-2013 03:32 PM

    Mumbai: Actress Deepika Padukone has made her debut as a fashion designer with Van Heusen Woman's 'Limited Edition' collection, which she has co-created. The 27-year-old, who is known for her minimal yet classic style, has pitched in ideas for the collection which is pegged around 'Old Hollywood' glamour where classic...
  • Nike FuelBand designer Ben Shaffer reportedly joins Apple to work on iWatch 28-09-2013 03:48 PM

    Mumbai: With all the noise about a couple of new iPhones and iOS 7, Apple sure hasn't forgotten to pay ample attention to its much-awaited iWatch. Reports have emerged now that the Cupertino-based company has welcomed aboard Nike FuelBand Director Ben Shaffer to work on its wearable. Nike confirmed to...
  • Kanye West likely to make runway comeback 28-09-2013 02:28 PM

    Los Angeles: Rapper and designer Kanye West is reportedly planning a grand return to the Paris runway with a new collection. He has hired former Balmain creative director, Christophe Decarnin, as his head designer, reports femalefirst.co.uk. West had last showcased his collection in 2011. He had received a lukewarm response...
  • Jewellery designer rapes 19-year-old girl repeatedly for 8 years, arrested 20-09-2013 03:22 PM

    A jewellery designer has been booked for allegedly raping a 19-year-old girl over a period of eight years in Sundernagar area in Jaipur, police said on Friday. A case was lodged against Sultan Singh Jangid after the victim's father filed an FIR on Thursday, they said. The accused runs a...
  • TV show to encourage accessory designers 18-09-2013 05:22 PM

    New Delhi: 'Project Accessory', a forthcoming TV show hosted by international model-actress Molly Sims, will see enterprising artists using their creativity to come up with innovative accessory pieces. In the show, 12 enterprising designers will compete to showcase their unique vision of accessories. Ready to go on air Sep 28...
  • Delhi-born designer Ashish brings urban bling to London Fashion Week 15-09-2013 07:20 AM

    London: Is wearing head to toe sequins OK for a trip to the grocery store? Absolutely, if you are a model on Ashish's catwalk. Delhi-born designer Ashish Gupta is known for mixing sequins with sportswear, and his new spring collection shown on Saturday at London Fashion Week delivers both with...
  • Alarming rise in new psychoactive substances, says UN 29-06-2013 10:13 PM

    United Nations: The use of prescription drugs and so-called "designer drugs" are proliferating at an alarming rate, posing threats to public health, a UN report has said. While there has been a decline in the use of traditional drugs such as heroin and cocaine in some parts of the world,...
  • US launches biggest crackdown on designer drugs 27-06-2013 07:01 AM

    Arlington: US authorities carried out their biggest sweep against designer synthetic drugs on Wednesday, cracking down on potentially dangerous herbal blends marketed to young people, the Drug Enforcement Administration said. Law enforcement officers carried out more than 150 arrest warrants and nearly 375 search warrants in 35 US states and...
  • Creating Kate Moss' wedding gown saved me: John Galliano 06-06-2013 11:44 AM

    Los Angeles: French designer John Galliano says the chance to design supermodel Kate Moss' wedding dress was like 'creative rehab', and it helped him turn his life around. The 52-year-old, whose career was shattered after he was caught on camera in an anti-Semitic rant in 2011, realised he might be...
  • Japan to help raise institute of design in Haryana 23-05-2013 02:15 AM

    Chandigarh: The country's second National Institute of Design will come up in Haryana's Kurukshetra district and Japan will provide technological assistance for the same, a minister said on Wednesday. Commerce and Industry Minister Anand Sharma Wednesday laid the foundation stone of the NID to be set up in Urmi village...
  • Nalanda University project takes major step forward 17-05-2013 04:35 AM

    New Delhi: In a major step towards realising the ambitious Nalanda International University, coming up in Rajgir in Bihar, an international jury has selected the architectural design of an Ahmedabad-based firm for the varsity. The design of Ahmedabad-based company Vastu Shilpa Consultants was selected by a jury that comprised top...