Gown

  • Snapshot: Did Katie Holmes just borrow Disney princess Belle's canary yellow ball gown design for the Met Gala? May 6, 2014

    Actress Katie Holmes turned quite a few heads at the Metropolitan Museum of Art Costume Institute Gala Benefit. The actress, who walked the red carpet for the opening of 'Charles James: Beyond Fashion' in Upper Manhattan, New York, yesterday, wore a grand, layered buttery-yellow gown by Marchesa and paired it...
  • Snapshot: Sonam flaunts a voluminous gown at Cannes May 17, 2013

    New Delhi: The actress flaunted a stylish gown at the premiere of 'Jeune and Jolie' after making India-inspired statements in apparel by Anamika Khanna and Shehla Khan on the first day of the extravaganza. She is at the Cannes fest as the L'Oreal Paris ambassador. ...
  • Fashion Watch: Shilpa Shetty's designer gown sari February 5, 2013

    Shilpa Shetty donned a pink designer gown that could easily double up as a sari. She tweeted this image on Tuesday, saying "wearing the 'Hollywood' sari by Malini Ramani". Will this spark a trend? ...
  • Inauguration ball: Michelle Obama rocks in red Jason Wu gown January 22, 2013

    Michelle Obama chose the same designer who had created her Inaugural Ball dress four years ago. ...
  • Latest London trend: to look like Kate Middleton April 20, 2011

    Former Stylist for Kate Middleton, Nikki Pennie help show us how it's done. ...
  • Power fashion: US First Ladies' ball gowns on display January 13, 2011

    Washington: The person at the focal point of the inauguration ball for a US president is the First Lady. What will she wear? A museum in Washington has gathered together the ball gowns worn by First Ladies over the decades. On Jan 20, 2009 Michelle Obama was led onto the dance...
  • Kate picks Oldfield for wedding dress December 13, 2010

    London: Kate Middleton is set to marry Prince William next year and she has reportedly chosen British designer Bruce Oldfield to create her wedding gown. There had been speculation that the 28-year-old future queen, who will tie the knot April 29, would choose her favourite label Issa to design the gown....
  • Convocation gown 'barbaric': Jairam Ramesh April 3, 2010

    Bhopal: Stoking a potential controversy, Environment Minister Jairam Ramesh today called as "barbaric colonial relics" the practice of wearing the traditional coloured robe at convocation ceremonies and publicly removed his own gown at one such event. "I still have not been able to figure out after 60 years of Independence why...
  • Queen tightens purse strings, wears 20-yr-old gown October 24, 2008

    New Delhi: Recession seems to have tightened the purse strings of the Queen of England as well. The British Monarch adorned a 20-year-old evening gown, instead of investing in a new wardrobe for her state visit to Slovenia and Slovakia. The gold, silver and grey brocade that was gifted to...
  • In Pics: 20 head-turners on the red carpet October 13, 2008

    New Delhi: There are dresses and then there are the va-va-voom numbers. Here is a list of the top 20 iconic gowns worn by award winning actresses on the red carpet. ...
  • Lawyers try to beat the heat, do away with black gowns March 10, 2008

    Ahmedabad: Things are heating up for lawyers in Gujarat this summer. Most advocates of the Gujarat High Court are finding black gowns unbearable during summer months and are now trying to do away with their gowns. But the Gujarat High Court has no rules under the Advocates Act that will exempt...
  • Hepburn gown auction money to aid kids June 16, 2007

    Kolkata: About $800,000 in proceeds from the auction of an evening gown worn by Hollywood actress Audrey Hepburn in Breakfast at Tiffany's will be donated to build 15 schools for destitute Indian children. "The actor devoted the last part of her life for destitutes and it is only befitting that the...
  • Revealing gowns catch Oscar's eye June 19, 2007

    Los Angeles: Take a stunning, one-of-a-kind haute couture gown. Add a beautiful actress with the flair and confidence to pull it off. And voila! A red carpet success, say Oscar fashion mavens. Memorable Oscar gowns took the stage on Tuesday at "A Celebration of Oscar Fashion," a runway show in...
  • In Pics: Golden Globe's headturners June 17, 2007

    The Golden Globes lived up to its reputation as the most relaxed of the major awards shows as Hollywood's leading ladies from both the movie and TV worlds chose flowing gowns, tousled hair and funky dangling earrings. ...
  • Store donates 120 wedding gowns November 12, 2006

    Wexford: A formalwear store gave away 120 new wedding gowns to women in the armed forces, veterans, or who are engaged to past or present servicemen. Rosalind Ramos-Alvarez, who has been in the military for 21 years, heard a radio ad for the giveaway and showed up on Friday, selecting two...
  • Chef's wife wears edible wedding gown October 13, 2006

    Uzhhorod (Ukraine): Valentyn Shtefano's pastries were known for attracting stares, giggles and lip-smacking murmurs of “yum” in this western Ukrainian city. But even his bride-to-be was surprised when Shtefano told her he was making her wedding dress - out of flour, eggs, sugar and caramel. The edible dress made of 1,500...