FASHION

  • Lisa Ray to glam up Pune Fashion Week 2014 2 days ago

    Pune: Indo-Canadian actress Lisa Ray will walk for ULKA SB at the forthcoming fifth season of Pune Fashion Week here. The 'Bollywood Hollywood' star will sport one of the creations from designer Ulka Bafna Vohra's latest collection titled 'Nirbheek' on Friday, read a statement. The collection, which consists of floor length lehengas,...
  • Pippa Middleton: 'Rear of 2014' goes undoubtedly to Kim Kardashian 1 week ago

    Los Angeles: Duchess of Cambridge's sister Pippa Middleton, whose derriere has been as talked about as that of American reality TV star Kim Kardashian, says their shapely curves are not at all comparable. Middleton has written an article for the August political weekly, The Spectator, in which she has drawn a...
  • Victoria Beckham wins best Best Brand at the 2014 British Fashion Awards December 2, 2014

    London: Singer-turned-fashion designer Victoria Beckham and actress Emma Watson have been honoured for their excellent style sense at the 2014 British Fashion Awards. Victoria, who was escorted to the event on Monday by husband David Beckham just two days after he was involved in a car crash, was presented with the...
  • Kathy Griffin named new host of 'Fashion Police' December 2, 2014

    New York: Kathy Griffin will be terrorizing the fashion crowd as the new host of 'Fashion Police,' replacing the late Joan Rivers when it returns to E! in January. The comic-commentary series, which had aired weekly, will now present 17 special episodes throughout 2015 that focus on high-profile red carpet and...
  • The power is in your hands November 17, 2014

    (By Livia Firth, Creative Director of Eco Age, and Monique Villa, CEO of Thomson Reuters Foundation) Every single day we perform two simple acts: we eat and we get dressed. But while people are becoming increasingly careful about the food they buy, when it comes to fashion, the origin of the...
  • Masaba Gupta's sportswear line co-designed by Sir Vivian Richards November 15, 2014

    Mumbai: Fashion designer Masaba Gupta's upcoming sportswear collection has been co-designed by her father and former West Indies cricketer, Viv Richards. Titled Viv x Masaba, the line will provide a stylish touch to the sports collection and is set to launch next year. "Excited to share that my sportswear line launching in...
  • Manish Malhotra: Have reduced my film commitments; focussing on bridal fashion now November 12, 2014

    Hyderabad: Fashion designing has undergone a change in Bollywood films as they have become more real over the years, designer Manish Malhotra has said. "It (films as well as fashion designing) has become more real. It has become more approachable. It has become more understandable. There is glamour, then there is...
  • 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...
  • Fashion designer Vivienne Westwood accused of plagiarism October 18, 2014

    London: Fashion designer Vivienne Westwood has been accused of plagiarism in her self-titled biography which was released earlier this week. According to the author of 'The Look: Adventures in Rock and Pop Fashion', Paul Gorman, the designer has copied numerous passages almost verbatim from the work in her self-titled biography which...
  • WIFW: 10 things that made Rohit Bal's show the grandest Indian fashion show ever October 13, 2014

    Couturier Rohit Bal proved once again that he is the cream of the crop at the Wills Lifestyle India Fashion Week, Spring-Summer 2015 grand finale. The designer presented a magnificent show making everything as ostentatious as he could. Bal's friend and actor Arjun Rampal made the girls swoon as...
  • Designer Rohit Bal ends WLIFW at Qutub Minar with Arjun Rampal as the showstopper October 13, 2014

    New Delhi: With the majestic Qutub Minar at the backdrop, singer Shubha Mudgal's live performance and Bollywood star Arjun Rampal on the runway, ace designer Rohit Bal brought the curtains down at the Wills Lifestyle India Fashion Week with his Kashmir-inspired collection. The line befittingly titled 'Gulbagh', was inspired by the...
  • Wills Lifestyle India Fashion Week: Gauri and Nainika use fashion to raise awareness on global warming; spellbind the spectators October 10, 2014

    Talented designer duo Gauri & Nainika proved that fashion can also be a powerful tool to raise awareness on issues which the world seems to be oblivious despite knowing how critical it can be. Not only was their creation high on glamour and pizzazz...
  • 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. ...
  • Kim Kardashian attacked by ex-scribe at Paris Fashion Week September 26, 2014

    Reality TV star Kim Kardashian, who is married to rapper Kanye West, was almost pushed to the ground by Vitalii Sediuk, known for gate crashing red carpet events, at Paris Fashion Week here. Ukranian former journalist Sediuk, who is trying to carve out a career as a model, was in the...
  • London Fashion Week: Anushka Sharma attends Burberry show September 17, 2014

    London: Actress Anushka Sharma attended Burberry's preview show of their 2015 spring collection. The 26yearold 'Jab Tak Hai Jaan' star was wearing a blue Burberry scarf dress. The event took place at London's Kensington Gardens and besides Anushka, British models Kate Moss and Cara Delevingne, actresses Naomie Harris, Dakota Johnson,...
  • Acer launches a selfie hat with a builtin tablet September 16, 2014

    Washington: For selfie lovers, technology giant Acer has developed a giant Mexican sombrero fitted with a tablet on the hat's folddown flap. The glittery sombrero is equipped with an Iconia A1 840 tablet that can take a shot of the wearer from various angles. The position of the tablet on the hat...
  • 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...
  • London designers target fashionhungry shoppers with 'tech firsts' September 15, 2014

    London: Fuelled by the boom in online sales for the latest trends, London's designers are finding new ways to deliver instant gratification to fashion hungry shoppers, amid high hopes of boosting growth in the sector. British retailer Topshop, whose website attracts an average of 4.5 million hits a week, launched a...
  • 'Very future techno, as opposed to feminine sexy': Fashion world and film fraternity divided on first look at Apple Watch September 10, 2014

    Cupertino: Apple Inc's newly unveiled smartwatch on Tuesday split fashion arbiters who may prove pivotal to its broad acceptance. Many praised the "Apple Watch", priced from $349 when it debuts next year, for its clean aesthetic, but some bloggers and editors said the watch had a masculine aura, which would limit...
  • Apple invites top fashion editors to its September 9 event; signals iWatch debut September 7, 2014

    San Francisco: Apple Inc has invited top fashion editors and bloggers in unprecedented numbers to its Tuesday launch gala, further evidence that the iPhone maker is preparing to take the wraps off a smartwatch. Apple is forging closer ties to the fashion world as it plots its foray into the fertile...
  • Watch: In a hilarious prank people were asked about Indian designers who don't exist. Surprisingly, this pretentious crowd knows them all! September 3, 2014

    Do all these fashion weeks you attend make you the ultimate fashionista? YouTube channel Sortedd TV played a prank on some of the visitors at the Bangalore Fashion Week. They made up a few fake designer names and went around asking the savvy audience about these imaginary designers and their...
  • GermanIndian actress Evelyn Sharma's wants to showcase her designs at the Berlin Fashion Week next year August 24, 2014

    Mumbai: Evelyn Sharma has found a new vent for her creative pursuits fashion designing and the actress hopes to showcase her creations at the Berlin Fashion Week next year. The halfGerman and halfIndian talent is in the process of coming up with her fashion line. One of her close...