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Fashion

Prateik Babbar showstopper at Lakme Fashion Week

ACTOR Prateik Babbar walked the ramp with Issaq co-star Amyra Dastur for designer Ken Ferns on the second day of Lakmé Fashion Week Winter/Festive 2013. Ferns called his...

Refugees target global markets with luxury crafts

Rwandan refugee Anita Claudine knows the odds are stacked against her, but the fashion designer is unfazed in her ambition to one day see...

India Fashion Week opens after fire permit delay

ORGANISERS of India’s leading fashion week said the event would finally open today after a missing fire permit forced the cancellation of all shows...

Vaseline launches skin-whitening Facebook app for India

SKINCARE group Vaseline has introduced a skin-lightening application for Facebook in India, enabling users to make their faces whiter in their profile pictures. The download...

Britain rebuffs call for ‘fast fashion’ levy to tackle labour abuse, waste

British government rejected calls on Tuesday from parliamentarians to introduce a new levy on clothing sales to help tackle labour abuses and environmental damage...

India reinvents ‘ethnic chic’

JUMPSUITS inspired by sari drapes, urban dresses in tribal cloth and digitally printed lehenga skirts - young designers have re-embraced their Indian heritage at...

Google opens online boutique for stylish women

GOOGLE sauntered into the world of haute couture on Wednesday (November 17) with the launch of boutiques.com, an online shop that matches hot fashions...

Michelle Obama’s ball gown has fashionistas abuzz

FASHIONISTAS are buzzing with excitement over the ball gown Michelle Obama will wear as the next first lady of the US after her husband’s...

NY Fashion Week to push stylish consumers to spend

NEW YORK’S Fashion Week kicks off today with a very simple message for style-conscious consumers - spend, spend, spend. Designers are hoping to...

Crisis puts the brakes on fast fashion

Zara, H&M and Gap may be slowly reopening their stores but the coronavirus epidemic has had a devastating financial impact on the fast fashion...
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