Fashion

Fashion

THE FASHION EDIT, FOUNDERS ADITI PAREKH & ASHINI PATEL SPEAK ON THEIR MAIDEN LUX...

Fashion is a reflection of social, economic, political and cultural changes. It expresses modernity, symbolizing the spirit of the times, Says Ms Aditi Parekh...

Manish Arora brings ‘crazy’ vision to Paco Rabanne

MANISH Arora’s own label look for next spring featured eagle-feather collars, fluo stilettos and shiny silver body armour, but as style director for Paco...

Asia expansion spurs profits at fashion retailer Zara

SPANISH firm Inditex, the world’s biggest clothes retailer under the Zara brand, reported a 12-per cent surge in net profit for 2011 on Thursday...

Luxury goods sales ‘set for 10 per cent growth’

THE LUXURY sector is set to post double-digit growth this year to $260bn (£165.41bn) driven by the appetite of Chinese consumers for top-quality goods,...

Canadian tribute to the art of the perfect turban

IN A BANQUETING hall in British Columbia, hundreds watched enthralled as the fierce competitors faced off to tie the perfect Sikh turban and pay...

Athiya Shetty rules the runway at Masaba’s show

Inspired by the style of New York streets, designer Masaba Gupta's ensemble gave Athiya Shetty a perfect chic look as the actress sashayed down the ramp...

‘Mandela shirts showed he was true to himself’

  PATHE Ouedraogo can barely keep up with demand for his ‘Mandela shirts’ since Nelson Mandela died recently. The man whose designs were made famous by...

Want to contemporarise Chanderi: Anita Dongre

Leading designer Anita Dongre says the intention behind all of her designs is to popularise the versatility of traditional fabrics, and she is happy that this time...

Sri Lanka considers banning mini-skirts

SRI LANKA said on Monday (January 3) it was considering banning mini-skirts following complaints about women wearing skimpy clothing in the conservative island nation. Nimal...

London to host Bangladesh Fashion Week

THE first British Bangladesh Fashion Week (BBFW) will take place in east London in October, and the fashion week will sponsor two aspiring designers...