Friday, 7 March 2014

Krishna Mehta contemporises Maheshwari weaves: Lakme Fashion Week Summer Resort 2014


Last year she paid a rich tribute to the craftsmanship of Manipur with her Autumn Winter 2013-14 collection at the Lakme Fashion Week and this season designer Krishna Mehta visits the region of Maheshwar in MP to work with the handloom weavers there to develop her new collection for the forthcoming LFW Summer Resort 2014.

Sneak Peek: “Lady Sahara” by Payal Singhal – Lakme Fashion Week Summer Resort 2013

Titled “Lady Sahara”, the Spring Summer 2014 collection by Payal Singhal is inspired by the French Moroccan culture and architecture of the period when the French occupied Morocco. The collection is an ode to the cultural crossroad of Marrakech, the shapes and the grace of Islamic architecture.

Thursday, 6 March 2014

Sneak Peek: N&S GAIA by Sidharth Sinha-A tribute to Meghalaya - Lakme Fashion Week Summer Resort 2014

Yet another wonderful step to promote the weavers, craftsmanship and textile story of North East India and above all to bridge the gap between the region and the rest of the country. The label N&S GAIA by Sidharth Sinha, with the support of the Govt. of Meghalaya, is in a mission to promote hand-woven textiles of this beautiful state. The Govt. of Meghalaya will be supporting N&S GAIA at the Lakme Fashion Week 2014 to be held in Mumbai from 12th – 16th March as an emerging designer in the Indian Textile category.

Wednesday, 5 March 2014

The ‘Chanel Super Market’ at Chanel Autumn Winter 2014: Paris Fashion Week

Now this is a runway we have never seen before. Only Monsieur Lagerfeld can do something of this kind. Karl Lagerfeld transformed the runway of the Grand Palais to a huge supermarket for Chanel’s Autumn Winter 2014 fashion show at the Paris Fashion Week. The attention to detail was simply out of the world. Karl stocked the shelves of the shopping center with Chanel branded consumables and home commodities.

Monday, 3 March 2014

Jennifer Lawrence again in Christian Dior (Read: déjà vu) and yet another fall at the Oscars

Well, I didn’t add her to my best dressed list. Not that she is not looking great, but for the reason that this young and gorgeous lady should move out of her comfort zone on the red carpet. There is no surprise Jennifer Lawrence opted for another Christian Dior couture gown – the brand face of the Parisian fashion house.

14 Best Dressed - Oscars 2014

Pale hues, classic blues and black, and white created the color story on the Oscars Red Carpet this year. Jewel tones, shimmer and varied textures combined with diamonds and crystals oozed movie star glamour at the 86th Academy Awards night, held on March 2, 2014, at the Dolby Theatre in Los Angeles.