The lineup of fashion designers showcasing at the ongoing Lakme Fashion Week Summer-Resort 2011 got further diluted with the sudden pullout of designer Swapnil Shinde. The designer was slotted for the 5:30 pm show on Sunday, the 13th of March 2011 along with Siddharth Tytler. Swapnil Shinde states personal reasons behind pulling out but that […]
Post the attempted split of the Fashion Design Council of India (FDCI) a couple of years back when a splinter group broke-off to start the Delhi Fashion Week, it is election time again in FDCI. On February 28th, the Election for the new Board will take-place and from what I heard at the Diesel Party […]
Lakme Fashion Week has inducted Rohit Bal in their Advisory Panel. Post Wendell Rodricks exit from the LFW panel, a slot was vacant and Lakme filled up ably with Gudda. Does that mean we will get to see Bal doing the Grand Finale at the forthcoming Lakme Fashion Week? Most likely, I would say!
Fashion Weeks are a great place to catch up on latest gossips and Lakme Fashion Week is no different. It was a ‘first’ of sorts – Amitabh Bachchan coming for a show at a Fashion Week. Yes indeed it was for the first time Big B and his wife, Jaya came to see Nachiket Barve’s […]
No, Amitabh bachchan has never ever been spotted at a Fashion Week. He made his debut Fashion Week appearance at Nachiket Barve’s Winter/Festive 2010 show on the 3rd Day of Lakme Fashion Week. Bachchans have been to Abu-Sandeep’s show, even walked the ramp but not in a show that’s a part of a fashion week. […]
LFW F/W OOPS..W/F 2010 DAY1 At the Lakme Fashion Week Winter/Festive 2010 (I have been messing up the acronym of Winter/Festive – W/F with F/W – Fall/Winter. In case I do mess up again, pardon me because we are so enslaved to F/W.) I had my first tryst with Ganesh Chaturthi celebrations in Mumbai. I […]
In my decade and half long career as a fashion scribe, I haven’t seen such a blatant copying of design by one designer of another designer’s work. This shameless copying was done by a new name in fashion – Riyaz Gangji. He copied a bridal ensemble of Delhi based designer duo – Parvesh & Jai […]