Wills Lifestyle India Fashion Week

  • Soha Ali Khan felicitates debutant fashion designer at WIFW 29-03-2014 12:10 PM

    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...
  • 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...
  • Drunk Fashion Week models mock patriotic songs 13-10-2011 02:46 PM

    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...
  • India Fashion Week: James Ferreira's Indian touch 12-10-2011 04:20 PM

    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...
  • Reynu Tandon's lycra saree for the beach 12-10-2011 03:58 PM

    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...
  • Joy Mitra's WIFW line an ode to Tagore 10-10-2011 07:36 PM

    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...
  • Nisha Kothari to walk the ramp at WIFW 10-10-2011 06:57 PM

    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...
  • Prateik to make his ramp debut 06-10-2011 06:46 PM

    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...
  • Croatian Bharatnatyam dancer sets ramp on fire 11-04-2011 05:05 PM

    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...
  • WIFW: Anita Dongre blends East with West 11-04-2011 04:25 PM

    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...
  • My magical date with designer Sabyasachi

    Kaliedoscope |  Kanika Mehta
    Here we are, talking about the last day of the Wills Lifestyle India Fashion Week that was high on many things besides fashion including drama,...

  • Wills Fashion Week: And it's a wrap! 11-04-2011 03:34 PM

    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...
  • WIFW: Masaba's work a tribute to women 11-04-2011 03:27 PM

    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...
  • Waiting for Kolkata's magic-weaver Sabyasachi

    Kaliedoscope |  Kanika Mehta
    As the weekend started, one could feel the increase in numbers of visitors at the Wills Lifestyle India Fashion Week. I couldn't walk two strides...

  • WIFW: Gaurav Gupta's show is fluidity in motion 10-04-2011 12:27 PM

    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...
  • Mugdha Godse walks the ramp for Pallavi Jaipur 10-04-2011 12:12 PM

    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...
  • Day 3 of fashion week and monotony is setting in

    Kaliedoscope |  Kanika Mehta
    We are halfway through the fashion week and monotony was setting in. I saw the same faces, similar tired expressions as many burnt the midnight...

  • WIFW Day 3: Shantanu-Nikhil's spectacular show 09-04-2011 11:17 AM

    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 08-04-2011 05:42 PM

    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...
  • WIFW: Rajesh Pratap Singh's line is surreal 08-04-2011 05:32 PM

    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 08-04-2011 05:10 PM

    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 08-04-2011 04:44 PM

    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...
  • No talking on the first row please!

    Kaliedoscope |  Kanika Mehta
    After the enthusiasm and adrenaline rush of day 1 at the Wills Lifestyle India Fashion Week, day 2 began on a tad less happy note....

  • Designer duo's sensual line bright spot of Day 2 07-04-2011 06:59 PM

    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 07-04-2011 05:59 PM

    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 07-04-2011 05:47 PM

    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...
  • It's chaos at fashion week and I'm loving it!

    Kaliedoscope |  Kanika Mehta
    The first day of the Wills Lifestyle India Fashion Week is over and I'm ready to hang up stilettos! The venue (Pragati Maidan) ...

  • Tarun Tahiliani brings Oriental mystique to WIFW 07-04-2011 11:25 AM

    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....