Designing own superbike

AHMEDABAD: Combining his passion for bikes and designing, city-based Ajay Kandre, a mechanical engineer, has turned a rugged 350 cc bike into a lightweight stylized cruiser. With the help of Wahid chacha, a custom motorcycle fabricator in Shahpur, and two of his friends in National Institute of Design (NID) Gandhinagar Deepak Nathan and Krishna Govekar … Read more Designing own superbike

A bit of Bowie in every design

Devid Bowie’s fashion legacy: Glam rock, androgyny, loud makeup, constant reinvention At the Milan Fashion Week mens wear previews last month, designers paid tribute to the late David Bowie by celebrating the androgyny that his style was synonymous with.Fashion designer Peter Dundas, who presented his line for Roberto Cavalli’s men’s fall/winter collection, was quoted as … Read more A bit of Bowie in every design

Police design app to nail criminals

Kolkata: Way back in 1994, in a murder case in the Beadon Street area, the Kolkata Police for the first time presented the skeleton of the victim as evidence and experts from the Central Forensics laboratory in the city reconstructed the body from the bones. Based on the evidence, all the accused, barring one, were … Read more Police design app to nail criminals

Designers committed to revive weaves of Banaras

Indian designers are set to explore the rich heritage of India through ‘Weaves of Banaras’ at Make in India Week. While fashion guru JJ Valaya said it’s a chance for him to showcase his long-standing relationship with the city, Anju Modi stressed that she is committed to revive and promote Indian crafts across the world. … Read more Designers committed to revive weaves of Banaras