Category: Blogging

The traditional mannequin needs a revamp—here’s why

They look like us, or at least we’d like them to. They remain eerily still. Mostly. They are considered crucial to the showcasing and sale of clothes, which makes them complicated. For a period of time during lockdown, they were the only thing to inhabit many clothes stores. Now some of them have been put […]

3 experts on what the Indian handloom industry needs right now

It is said that India makes 95 per cent of the world’s handmade textiles, a glorious testament to our 2,000-year-old craft heritage, unique to each geographical community within the country. This diversity in textiles and superior artistry of craftsmen is unmatched elsewhere. Despite the magnitude and importance of the handloom sector, hand craftsmanship is on the decline. According […]

the star pieces of Sophie Turner jewellery collection

For legions of Game of Thrones fans, Sophie Turner is the formidable Lady Stark of Winterfell. For Nicholas Ghesquière, she is a forever muse, having fronted multiple campaigns for the creative director of Louis Vuitton. But jewellery enthusiasts will have no trouble recognising her signature style—the star’s collection is dotted with investment buys designed to spark envy. For those […]

10 Times Kajol Gave us Major Saree Goals

Known for her impressive performances on the silver screen, Kajol is one of the finest actresses of her age. Just like her filmography, her fashion choices too have been utterly impressive. Moreso her splendid saree collection! After all this actress and sarees go a long way back. Who can forget her timeless sarees in Kuch Kuch […]

What’s the carbon footprint of a digital fashion week?

It’s no secret that the endless cycle of fashion shows/week taking place pre-COVID, often in far-flung locations around the world, was bad for the environment. According to a report by Ordre, fashion buyers and designers alone contribute 241,000 tons of CO2 emissions a year by attending fashion weeks in New York, London, Paris and Milan—more than the total […]

6 ways to make wearing makeup with a mask mess-proof

You’ve been sticking to the skincare basics and mask keeping your lips hydrated with a tinted lip balm, while your full coverage foundation seems to be drying up in its bottle—we hear you. Is makeup going to be a priority, or even possible, when you’re wearing a mask? Will your foundation make it through a full day […]