Khadi: Breaking historical shackles, the humble fabric now belongs to the future

For Mahatma Gandhi, khadi was symbolic of self-reliance, sustenance and hardwork. And, almost a century after his swadeshi movement propelled the nation to stand on its feet, the handspun and handwoven fabric continues to capture the zeitgeist of the generation. With the rise of everything handcrafted in fashion, khadi, too, has seen a new lease … Read more Khadi: Breaking historical shackles, the humble fabric now belongs to the future

Jeans, saris and the Little Black Dress: An exhibit at New York’s MoMA looks at iconic garments

On display at The Museum of Modern Art are 111 high-impact items like Levi’s 501 jeans, the little black dress, the sari, the pearl necklace and even tattoos — all part of the cultural heritage of the West and elsewhere in this century and the 20th. In MoMA’s first exhibit on fashion since 1944, the … Read more Jeans, saris and the Little Black Dress: An exhibit at New York’s MoMA looks at iconic garments

Milind Soman to co-judge the third season of India’s Next Top Model

Supermodel-actor Milind Soman will be seen co-judging the third season of India’s Next Top Model on MTV along with actress Malaika Arora. Milind says he is amazed with the evolution in the modelling industry. “It amazes me on how things have evolved in the Indian modelling industry. In fact we are almost at par with … Read more Milind Soman to co-judge the third season of India’s Next Top Model

The Chainsmokers perform in Mumbai dressed in apparels by an Indian designer

EDM fans in India have been waiting for this moment for months now. Finally, The Chainsmokers are here in India, and tonight, they’ve taken Mumbai’s music-lovers by storm. Andrew Taggart and Alex Pall, the two DJs who landed in India earlier this evening, are performing in Mumbai’s Mahalaxmi Race Course–and they’ve been dressed by an … Read more The Chainsmokers perform in Mumbai dressed in apparels by an Indian designer