Immigrants Triumph at the Oscars of American Fashion

This year, it’s been even harder to separate fashion from politics,” said the comedian Seth Meyers, modeling an ankle-baring Thom Browne tuxedo without socks, as he pointed out, Monday night. Mr. Meyers was not starting his late-night monologue, but introducing the annual Council of Fashion Designers of America Awards at the Hammerstein Ballroom in New … Read more Immigrants Triumph at the Oscars of American Fashion

GST on footwear up to Rs 500, apparels sub-Rs 1,000 at 5%; biscuits and beedi leaves in same slab at 18%

The GST Council has fixed the tax rate on footwear worth up to Rs 500 at the lowest tax slab of 5% under the new GST regime. Beedi leaves have been taxed at 18%, while beedis itself have been taxed at 28% without cess, lower than the rate imposed on cigarettes. By: FE Online | … Read more GST on footwear up to Rs 500, apparels sub-Rs 1,000 at 5%; biscuits and beedi leaves in same slab at 18%

Hunting for footwear trends guide for summer? Here’s one for both men and women

From pop print canvas sneakers and tropical printed flip flops to athleisure shoes and summer boots, there’s a lot to pick from to make a fashionable statement without sacrificing comfort, say experts. Matteo Lambert, chief collection manager, Bata India, and Natasha Tate, in-house stylist, LimeRoad, have listed some trends. For women: Slippers Slippers are the … Read more Hunting for footwear trends guide for summer? Here’s one for both men and women

Spykar to step into footwear segment in 2017

Mumbai: In a bid to strengthen its portfolio, fashion apparel brand Spykar plans to launch its range of footwear next year and will invest Rs 90 crore in the category by 2020. “We plan to launch the Spykar footwear by 2017. We will invest what’s needed and we estimate… Rs 90 crore by 2020,” Spykar … Read more Spykar to step into footwear segment in 2017