I prefer Indian designers over big international names: Aditi Rao Hydari

I prefer Indian designers over big international names: Aditi Rao Hydari

Actress Aditi Rao Hydari says she consciously wears garments by Indian designers on the red carpets and events as it is her way of promoting our talent, handloom and textile.

Ritu Kumar to reach smaller cities with affordable line

India's pioneering designer Ritu Kumar, who has been credited with starting the boutique culture in the country, says she is now focussing her efforts on reaching out to clients in smaller cities with an affordable semi-ethnic line.

Top 25 Indian designers bring end to AIFW

 Amid Rohit Bal's impromptu gig and other A-lister designers including Sabyasachi and Ritu Kumar walking the runway, the 25th edition of Amazon India Fashion Week (AIFW) tonight concluded here.

Rajesh Pratap Singh: Finding perfection in black-and-white world

Most Indian fashion designers play with a gamut of colours, but Rajesh Pratap Singh prefers to to spread magic through his black and white creations. He says he wants to perfect two colours, instead of painting a riot of hues on the runway -- something he did in the past, but went unnoticed.

AIFW: Anju Modi brings fantasy world on runway

AIFW: Anju Modi brings fantasy world on runway

A prince, princess, magnificent castles, swans and a ship emerging out of turbulent waves - the words may seem to pop out of a fairytale, but these are some of the elements that designer Anju Modi used to showcase her collection 'How to write a fairy tale' at the Amazon India Fashion Week (AIFW) here.

As common as it gets: Designers okay Arvind Kejriwal's style

His "sloppy pants", loose untucked shirts and casual footwear may not make a hip fashion statement, but AAP chief Arvind Kejriwal, who will take oath as Delhi chief minister for the second time on Saturday after another stunning electoral victory, reflects the common Indian man through his choice of dressing, Indian designers say.

Manish Malhotra celebrates a year of Delhi store

Manish Malhotra celebrates a year of Delhi store

It was on the same day last year that he opened his first store in the capital, and now ace designer Manish Malhotra is ecstatic to celebrate the special day here.

Falguni & Shane Peacock unveil the futuristic Indian bride

Husband-wife designer duo Falguni and Shane Peacock experimented with biker jackets, jersey and eye masks for their wedding collection at the ongoing India Bridal Fashion Week.

Kapil & Mmonika showcase latest collection in India Fashion week at Dubai

Kapil & Mmonika showcase latest collection in India Fashion week at Dubai

Fashion designer Kapil & Mmonika, showcased their latest collection for women’s and men’s wear in India Fashion Week held in Dubai.

Britain-based Indian origin designer to debut at LFW

Mawi Keivom, Britain-based Indian origin accessory designer, will debut at the Lakme Fashion Week Summer-Resort 2014.

Styling for Bollywood not cakewalk: Designers

With 100 years of Indian cinema, fashion in films also has seen a drastic makeover. Designers feel that making clothes for movies is not a cakewalk.

Enhance wedding look with theme-based jewellery

This wedding season, indulge in jewellery inspired by Indian motifs and the Mughal era.

Designers and beauty brands - new tie-ups in the making

Popular names of the Indian fashion industry are busy tying up with leading cosmetic brands this year to explore new creative mediums.

Indian designers show solidarity with anti-rape protest

Fashion designers like Ritu Beri, Rajesh Pratap Singh, Ravi Bajaj, Reynu Tandon, Payal Jain and Varun Bahl joined thousands of supporters at India Gate here to condemn crimes against women.

Not mere tailors, Indian designers hit back

Indian fashion is growing and its designers are not mere tailors.

Indian designers: 2100 has been merry time in global arena

Throughout the year, high profile celebs like Britney Spears and Katy Perry sported Indian designers` creations.

Time to unveil our own Victoria`s Secret: Indian designers

Call it swimwear, beachwear or resort wear -- the market for this segment has so far been neglected in the country but designers feel the demands of travel enthusiasts and a platform like the ongoing India Resort Fashion Week (IRFW) will bring it at par with an international brand like Victoria`s Secret.

Dev Anand Bollywood`s original style icon: Designers

Dev Anand, the style icon of 1950s and 1960s, scripted a fashion statement with his scarves, mufflers and jackets and his singnature puff.

Indian designers unfazed by Hermes sari plans

With Hermes launching a limited edition sari range, designers in India feel this will bring healthy competition in the market.

Designers introduce surgical masks, bandage dresses at WLIFW

Designer duo Alpana-Neeraj`s untitled collection stood out on the fourth day of the Wills Lifestyle India fashion week.