Wendell Rodricks

  • Wear loin cloth if against Westernism: Designer to Goa Minister July 4, 2014

    Panaji: The controversy over a Goa Cabinet Minister's demand to ban mini-skirts and bikinis in order to "protect Goan culture" refuses to die down, with ace fashion designer Wendell Rodricks asking him to to wear a loin cloth to work, skip chillies, tomatoes, potatoes, and stop using a table and...
  • 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...
  • Hollywood actress Susan Sarandon seen holidaying in Goa with partner Jonathan Bricklin February 24, 2014

    Veteran actress Susan Sarandon and her rumoured boyfriend Jonathan Bricklin are in Goa. The couple have come as fashion designer Wendell Rodricks' guest. Rodricks tweeted a picture of the couple and wrote, "Susan and Jonathan, come back to Goa. Birds and sunsets await!(sic)". ...
  • Happy that 'Dhat Tere Ki' is being liked: Esha Gupta November 18, 2013

    Gurgaon: 'Jannat 2' star Esha Gupta has taken a break from her shooting assignments as she is busy with her brother's wedding. The 27-year-old actress took a break from wedding celebrations at home to walk the ramp for designer friend Wendell Rodricks at the Blender's Pride Fashion Tour 2013. ...
  • Lisa Ray chooses Satya Paul sari for her wedding October 16, 2012

    New Delhi: Indian-Canadian actress Lisa Ray will wear Wendell Rodricks designed gown for her wedding with banking executive Jason Dehni and will later change into a Satya Paul sari. "My wedding gown is a present from one of my oldest, dearest friend (Rodricks), and is a perfect embodiment of my spirit...
  • Designers applaud Amitabh Bachchan's style at Wills Lifestyle Fashion Week October 10, 2012

    Amitabh Bachchan, who turns 70 on Thursday, is the talking point at the Wills Lifestyle India Fashion Week. Bollywood and fashion have always gone hand in hand and with Big B turning 70, ace designers decided to applaud his style. Here's wishing many more stylish years to ever-so-stylish Mr Bachchan....
  • Art, music, fashion come together for 'Artize craftsmanship in water' October 8, 2012

    Art, fashion and music took centre stage when artist Paresh Maity, fashion designer Wendell Rodricks and sitar maestro Ustad Shujaat Husain Khan joined hands for a unique initiative, 'Artize craftsmanship in water' on Friday night in the capital. As part of the theme, the three artistes presented works inspired by...
  • Wendell Rodricks: Family couldn't take my public outing September 21, 2012

    New Delhi: I caught up with celebrated Indian designer Wendell Rodricks who was in town for the promotion of his autobiography 'The Green Room'. Charming and honest to a fault, Rodricks sat down for a candid chat describing his growing up years, the people who changed the fashion industry, the...
  • Rodricks: Does govt think we are cabaret artistes? September 20, 2012

    New Delhi: I caught up with celebrated Indian designer Wendell Rodricks who was in town for the promotion of his autobiography 'The Green Room'. Charming and honest to a fault, Rodricks sat down for a candid chat describing his growing up years, the people who changed the fashion industry, the...
  • 'The Green Room', a vibrant timeline of fashion September 16, 2012

    If you have had any preconceived notions about the ditzy lives of the cogs in the fashion industry, now would be a good time to abandon them. Flamboyant designer Wendell Rodricks uses an effortlessly lyrical style of narration in his autobiography, The Green Room, to sketch not just a personal...
  • 86 designers to showcase at LFW Winter fest July 11, 2012

    In its 13th year, Lakme Fashion Week has lined up 86 designers, including veterans Pallavi Jaikishan and Ritu Beri, from across the country. From big names such as Wendell Rodricks, Neeta Lulla, Anita Dongre, Krishna Mehta to young talents Pooja Kapoor, Atithi Gupta, Roma Narsinghani, Isabelle Mittal have been roped in...
  • Lisa Ray to have a traditional wedding on Oct 20 June 28, 2012

    New Delhi: Actress Lisa Ray, who is all excited about tying the knot with her American fiance Jason Dehni in California, says she is planning her wedding in typical Indian style. The 40-year-old 'Water' star will marry the management executive on October 20 at Napa Valley and will have the...
  • 10-yr-old IIFA to celebrate fashion extravaganza June 6, 2009

    Mumbai: IIFA 2009 will see Bipasha Basu, Sonam Kapoor, Hrithik Roshan and wife Suzanne and other celebrities scorch Macau in a fashion extravaganza that will see the stars doll up in haute couture collections by Rocky S, Falguni and Shane Peacock, Manav Gangwani, Anamika Khanna and Wendell Rodricks. This is...
  • Why I blew up 8,000 pounds on a Dior jacket! September 28, 2008

    The most expensive things in designer Wendell Rodricks' closet. ...