Gems and jewellery exports down 7% in H1 of FY18 due to GST, gold policy

There has been a sharp decline in orders from Japan and Europe this year for India’s gems and jewellery. Data compiled by the Gems and Jewellery Export Promotion Council (GJEPC) says G&J net export declined 7.4 per cent to $16.8 billion in April-September, the first six months of this financial year, from $18.2 bn in the comparable period … Read more Gems and jewellery exports down 7% in H1 of FY18 due to GST, gold policy

Gems and jewellery exports down 7% in H1 of FY18 due to GST, gold policy

There has been a sharp decline in orders from Japan and Europe this year for India’s gems and jewellery. Data compiled by the Gems and Jewellery Export Promotion Council (GJEPC) says G&J net export declined 7.4 per cent to $16.8 billion in April-September, the first six months of this financial year, from $18.2 bn in the comparable period … Read more Gems and jewellery exports down 7% in H1 of FY18 due to GST, gold policy

Turn that frown upside down. Odessa Paloma Parker says fashion is about to get giddy

“Have a wardrobe that makes people smile.” That was my style dictate in 2012, when I was featured on a Canadian best-dressed list, and it’s still my mantra now. The difference is that this spring, the fashion world agrees with me. I’ve always felt my love of bright colours and quirky detailing was what set me … Read more Turn that frown upside down. Odessa Paloma Parker says fashion is about to get giddy

Menswear Designer N. Hoolywood Sent a Homeless-Youth-Inspired Collection Down the Runway

In tone-deaf fashion news of the day, menswear label N. Hoolywood presented a runway collection inspired by the nation’s homeless youth—or as the brand’s designer Daisuke Obana told WWD, “gutter punk.” Hmm. GETTY RANDY BROOKE ADVERTISEMENT – CONTINUE READING BELOW A browse through the Japanese streetwear label’s looks show the itinerant theme interpreted through fairly … Read more Menswear Designer N. Hoolywood Sent a Homeless-Youth-Inspired Collection Down the Runway