Wills Lifestyle India Fashion Week

  • Soha Ali Khan felicitates debutant fashion designer at WIFW March 29, 2014

    New Delhi: Actress Soha Ali Khan felicitated India's aspiring fashion designer at an awards ceremony held at the ongoing Wills Lifestyle India Fashion Week autumn-winter 2014 (WIFW) here Friday. Wills Lifestyle presented the grand finale of the 8th edition of The Debut, which recognises the country's talented young designers in the...
  • 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...
  • Manish Arora's grand finale gets standing ovation March 18, 2013

    New Delhi: Amid loud cheers, live international band performances and models' impromptu gigs on the ramp, ace fashion designer Manish Arora brought the curtains down on the 21st edition of the Wills Lifestyle India Fashion Week (WIFW) Autumn/ winter 2013. Returning to the WIFW stage after a gap of four years,...
  • 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....
  • Wills Lifestyle India Fashion Week 2012: A curtain raiser February 16, 2012

    The Autumn-Winter edition's curtain raiser was presented by designer duo Shantanu and Nikhil and for their part they went the whole 9 yards. ...
  • Designer duo Shantanu-Nikhil open WIFW 2012 February 15, 2012

    New Delhi: Designer duo Shantanu and Nikhil gave a head start to the Wills Lifestyle India Fashion Week Autumn-Winter 2012 with Bollywood actresses Dia Mirza and Sameera Reddy gracing the front seat. The designers, whose label is synonymous with luxury and known for elegance and sophistication, took the centre stage with...
  • Drunk Fashion Week models mock patriotic songs October 13, 2011

    New Delhi: A section of the audience comprising models jeered while patriotic songs were being played out at Fashion Week on Tuesday. Khadi clad models on the ramp, patriotic songs like Saare Jahan Se Achcha in the background and jeering audience. That's the gist of the finale show by James Ferreira...
  • India Fashion Week: James Ferreira's Indian touch October 12, 2011

    New Delhi: Having made the models dance on popular item song "Sheila ki jawaani" last time, designer James Ferreira this time chose patriotic songs at the Wills Lifestyle India Fashion Week Spring Summer 2012 with Khadi and Gandhi caps being the star of his collection. Ferreira's collection had Khadi hand woven...
  • Reynu Tandon's lycra saree for the beach October 12, 2011

    New Delhi: Designer Reynu Tandon is aiming to break the barriers of habitual beach wear with her resort wear collection that includes the saree. Known for her innovative designs, her nine-yard drape was showcased at the fourth day of the Wills Lifestyle India fashion week here today. "It may sound strange that...
  • Joy Mitra's WIFW line an ode to Tagore October 10, 2011

    New Delhi: Joy Mitra has found a novel way to pay tribute to Rabindranath Tagore. The designer has churned out a line with prints of the Nobel laureate's poems, paintings and portraits at the Wills Lifestyle India Fashion week (WIFW). "Rabindranath Tagore was a revolutionary in the true sense. The world-renowned...
  • Nisha Kothari to walk the ramp at WIFW October 10, 2011

    New Delhi: Actress Nisha Kothari, who was last seen in a small role in Bin Bulaye Baraati earlier this year, is set to walk the Wills Lifestyle India Fashion Week (WIFW) ramp here Wednesday. She says with this appearance, she hopes to feature on the silver screen in a big way....
  • Prateik to make his ramp debut October 7, 2011

    Mumbai: Bollywood actor Prateik is all set to make his ramp debut as the show stopper for ace designer Rina Dhaka at the upcoming Wills Lifestyle India Fashion Week (WIFW). The 24-year-old will walk the ramp along with his My Friend Pinto co-star Kalki Koechlin Saturday. "Yes, Prateik and Kalki will walk...
  • Croatian Bharatnatyam dancer sets ramp on fire April 11, 2011

    New Delhi: With focus shifting to ramp entertainment and making fashion attractive, performers in the industry find themselves overbooked to meet demands of designers making sure the message behind the collection is conveyed to a wide range of visitors. Croatian dancer and choreographer Nikolina Nikoleski, who came to India seven years...
  • WIFW: Anita Dongre blends East with West April 11, 2011

    New Delhi: Anita Dongre's collection for the Autumn/Winter Wills Lifestyle India Fashion Week 2011 is a strategically chosen mix of Indian and western silhouettes. Her collection was on modern lines, teamed with broad leather belts and jockey caps. Most of the Indian brocades were defined with sleeker details underlined with black...
  • Wills Fashion Week: And it's a wrap! April 11, 2011

    New Delhi: The curtains came down on the Wills Lifestyle India Fashion Week on Sunday with a grand finale collection that was an ode to modernism by the 'King of Kitsch', designer Sabyasachi Mukherjee. Inspired by the liked of Pablo Picasso, Henri Matisse, Pedro Almodovar and the 60s and 70s era,...
  • WIFW: Masaba's work a tribute to women April 11, 2011

    New Delhi: Masaba Gupta presented a collection at the Wills Lifestyle India Fashion Week on Sunday that spoke for the Indian woman who has a larger than life vitality. The designer brought about a line of Indian silhouettes with a slight touch of western ones. The sarees made a strong statement...
  • WIFW: Gaurav Gupta's show is fluidity in motion April 10, 2011

    New Delhi: Gaurav Gupta's fluid collection on day four of Wills Lifestyle India Fashion Week here brought together a picturesque ensemble that left the audience mesmerized. Showing the most flowy fabrics running in the background video, he drew attention towards vivacity and frivolity. The fabric mediums were drapey, thanks to the...
  • Mugdha Godse walks the ramp for Pallavi Jaipur April 10, 2011

    New Delhi: Bollywood finally showed its presence on the fourth day of the Wills Lifestyle India Fashion Week here as actress Mugdha Godse walked the ramp for designer Pallavi Jaipur on Saturday. Jaipur's royal collection was a historical journey of the Pink City that translated basic principles into various disciplines deriving...
  • WIFW Day 3: Shantanu-Nikhil's spectacular show April 9, 2011

    Catch the glimpses of the day three of Wills Lifestyle India Fashion Week that was high on some spectacular collection by designer duos, Shantanu - Nikhil and Rahul Khanna - Rohit Gandhi. ...
  • WIFW: Debutante Ankita pays homage to Ladakh April 8, 2011

    New Delhi: Debutante designer Ankita's collection at the Wills Lifestyle India Fashion Week was a tribute to the land of Ladakh, taking inspirations from its ancient crafts and intricately incorporating them onto the modern fabrics. The shapes mostly confined to western parameters were on the likes of fan-shaped pleating on the...
  • WIFW: Rajesh Pratap Singh's line is surreal April 8, 2011

    New Delhi: Rajesh Pratap Singh's collection this Autumn/Winter Wills Lifestyle India Fashion Week presented an edgy approach to modern lines of construction. The metallic tree-like installations were a value-added feature to the show and went well with the look. Using experimental shapes, he took an outwardly approach towards existing mediums....
  • WOW! Lady Gaga fashion comes to India April 8, 2011

    New Delhi: Art just got wearable as young designers compete with each other to create wild and wacky labels as part of an art-meets-fashion concept that explores the human body as a living canvas. Young designers popularized the World of Wearable Art (WOW) at the Wills Lifestyle India Fashion Week...
  • Ritu Kumar's Label is a tribute to silk yarn April 8, 2011

    New Delhi: The doyen of fashion took audiences on a journey to the world of our own well-known indigenous legacy of handicrafts on the second day of the Wills Lifestyle India Fashion Week Autumn-Winter 2011. As a mark of respect to the most applauded detailing and intricacies that had been...
  • Designer duo's sensual line bright spot of Day 2 April 7, 2011

    New Delhi: The show started with a swiftly organized walking done by tuxedo clad male models from all directions, creating controlled chaos. Amidst the black palette came a breath of fresh air – a grey miniature printed orange dress casting a spell on the eyes. The print definitely created a...
  • WIFW newbie Sood puts together dramatic show April 7, 2011

    New Delhi: Designer Komal Sood debuts this year at the Wills Lifestyle India Fashion Week and her collection takes inspiration from flowers. The collection had an element of romance and serenity depicted by never-before used loud colours. Beige camels, burnt oranges and reds were definitely pleasing to the eyes. Visual...
  • WIFW: Charu Parashar goes tribal chic on ramp April 7, 2011

    New Delhi: Very few designers can launch a guerilla attack on your senses like Charu Parashar can. And this year at one of fashion's biggest outings she outdoes herself. Known for her flamboyance, Charu's collection at the Wills Lifestyle India Fashion Week (WIFW) incorporates three bold colours in a fairy tale...
  • Tarun Tahiliani brings Oriental mystique to WIFW April 7, 2011

    New Delhi: Tarun Tahliani's Fall/Winter collection at the opening day of the Wills Lifestyle India Fashion Week was an inflection of orientalism that ran through an armoire of kaftans, tunics, jackets and dresses. Hints of China reflected in the show through the music and splashes of fiery red and teal. Net...
  • Urvashi Kaur's 'Prappti' dazzles WIFW April 7, 2011

    New Delhi: Urvashi Kaur's collection displays a creative exploration that synthesizes traditional Indian textiles with the dynamism of contemporary styling. A manifestation of subtle impermanence, 'Prapatti' is a profound understanding of how the attachment to the true self and the detachment from experience of diversity is the key to self realization. She...
  • Eco-cool Neeru Kumar opens WIFW in style April 6, 2011

    New Delhi: Designer Neeru Kumar opened the Wills Lifestyle India Fashion Week here on Wednesday, her first participation in the event in 30 years, with a classy collection that displays her expertise in Indian fabric traditions with cutting-edge silhouettes. Earthy, muted colours ruled the collection that showcased sarees with an interesting...