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Something fashionable for the boys…

Posted on Thursday, 27 September 2012 by in Fashion

Want to spoil the man in your life? YES, well then buy him something  from The Hackett London store, located at the Sandton City Shopping Centre. Not only will you find him the perfect outfit, but you will be shopping in an award winner  store. Hackett London was presented with the Retail Design and Development [...]

Bollywood glitters at India International Jewellery Week

Posted on Monday, 20 August 2012 by in Fashion

  After the glorious Lakme Fashion Week in Mumbai and the Delhi Couture Week in the Capital, the entertainment capital is now hosting the India International Jewellery Week (IIJW) 2012. The five-day glamorous week, which kick started on Saturday (18 August) at Mumbai’s Hotel Grand, already has a host of Bollywood celebs in attendance along [...]

Michelle Obama wears Bibhu Mohapatra

Posted on Thursday, 16 August 2012 by in Fashion

  America’s First Lady Michelle Obama chose a dress by Bibhu Mohapatra for her appearance on the Tonight Show with Jay Leno on August 13. Making her pick from Mohapatra’s Resort 2012 collection, Obama looked pretty in the printed and sheer dress titled Citrus Painterly. She wore a metallic belt to cinch the multicoloured sleeveless [...]

Manish Malhotra’s showstopper

Posted on Monday, 13 August 2012 by in Fashion

  Katrina Kaif was the showstopper for Bollywood designer, Manish Malhotra at the Delhi Couture Week… Karan Johar, Madhur Bhandarkar, Satish Kaushik, Alia Bhatt, Shabana Azmi, Satish Kaushik and Shweta Bachchan Nanda were all  front row to see Katrina dressed in an ivory and golden lehenga heavily embroided When asked if she would like to [...]

Six yards of style

Posted on Sunday, 12 August 2012 by in Fashion

  Can a saree be way too floral? Gangster? Would a polka-dot turtleneck work in place of a blouse? Would someone dare to wear her bra as a saree blouse? What kind of sarees do they wear in the navy? Inline skating while wearing a saree—can it be done? If you find these questions intriguing, [...]

SA fashioner designer to watch – Guillotine

Posted on Saturday, 11 August 2012 by in Fashion

  Lisa Jaffe launched Guillotine in 2007 and has since showed at South African Fashion Week, Design Indaba, Nike Design Show. She has also been involved in numerous art galleries as well as magazine, newsprint and online publications and articles.   Lisa runs a small studio from Johannesburg where she creates and produces bespoke pieces. [...]

Babita: A loud whisper

Posted on Thursday, 9 August 2012 by in Fashion

  Over the past two decades, Babita Malkani has been successfully embedding aesthetic themes, artistic expressions and an international appeal into her illustrative collections. The widely admired designer outweighs in embracing haute couture, rich fabrics with spirited cuts and shapes that reveal contemporary high fashion. Having commenced her respective career in 1988, Malkani set up [...]

Aishwarya sparkles as a royal bride

Posted on Thursday, 9 August 2012 by in Fashion

Aishwarya Rai Bachchan sparkles in the new print and TV advert for Kalyan Jewellers. For the print adverts, Aishwarya, dressed like a royal bride and posed for two pictures. She was heavily decked with stone-studded, pearl and gold jewelry, wore a red and brown lehenga choli and off-white side embroided dupatta. For the TV advert [...]

Hollywood star spotted in Indian bangles

Posted on Thursday, 9 August 2012 by in Fashion

For her Jimmy Kimmel appearance actress Kate Beckinsale wore an AllSaints Brompton waistcoat and pants, Christian Louboutin pointed pumps and a set of stunning diamond bangles made in Jaipur by Amrapali Jewels, experts in Indian ornamentation and reviving traditional methods of jewelry making. Called the Victorian Bangle, the inner part is made of gold and [...]