Australia’s foreign minister keen on fashion diplomacy with India

Australian high commissioner to India Harinder Sidhu feels that when two nations are forging a relationship they usually talk about political, diplomatic or economical tie-ups but what matters most is the link between people. Sidhu says Australian foreign minister Julie Bishop emphasises on creating bonds through “fashion diplomacy” and India is one of the countries … Read more Australia’s foreign minister keen on fashion diplomacy with India

Take 5: Kalki Koechlin’s style outings you can’t miss

Take 1 Kalki looks casually chic in a champange-coloured dress teamed with golden slippers. She tied her hair in a bun and accessorised her look with a leather bag, which had a tiger embossment. The bag didn’t go that well with the look — she could have dropped the idea of carrying a bag. Take … Read more Take 5: Kalki Koechlin’s style outings you can’t miss

Style quotient: 9 ways to wear a saree and ace the look

There are several ways of draping a saree which can make you look different and help you stand out in a crowd. Accessorise it with a waistband or team your saree with a jacket, suggest experts. Tina Narang, design director at Intrika and fashion designer Rebecca Dewan share inputs: *Chantilly lace is used more in saris than … Read more Style quotient: 9 ways to wear a saree and ace the look

Cotton Saree, No Jewellery. Bride Breaks Tradition, Explains Why In Viral Post

She wore her grandmother’s cotton saree. No jewellery, no makeup. Tasnim Jara, a bride from Bangladesh, may not look like other brides you’ve seen before. Last week, in a post on Facebook, she explained why she chose to break from tradition on her wedding reception. Her post, now viral, has been shared nearly 30,000 times. … Read more Cotton Saree, No Jewellery. Bride Breaks Tradition, Explains Why In Viral Post