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A study on selected folk art forms with respect to Indian fashion
A study on selected folk art forms with respect to Indian fashion

Indian art lives from about the 3rd millennium BC to the modern times. People, in India are not aware of most of the art forms as they are too vast. This vast area of cultured art is being divided...

Fall Fashion for 2014-2015
Fall Fashion for 2014-2015

After basking in the summer trends for 2014, its time to find out about the reigning styles and silhouettes for fall fashion and embrace them with confidence. It's almost time to bid adieu to the...

Green Meets Runway
Green Meets Runway

Fashion! The word itself brings in a picture of flash lights, cameras, runways, models, designers, brands and trends in front of us. Aishwarya Rai Bachhan wears a Sabyasachi at Cannes and creates a...

Fashion trends for men
Fashion trends for men

Men's fashion in the 2000s is now as indefinable as women's fashion has been for the past few years. Gone are the days when men couldn't look fashionable with those uninteresting shirts and mundane...

7 accessories every girl needs to have in her wardrobe
7 accessories every girl needs to have in her wardrobe

Every girl should possess some accessories in her wardrobe that are essential for the fall season. With the cooling temperatures, it is imperative that her choice of clothes also shifts accordingly....

Normcore - a fashion or an anti-fashion trend?
Normcore - a fashion or an anti-fashion trend?

Fashion has always been repetition of ideas and all about reliving and creating new trends. With every New Year, shoppers and retailers are bombarded with the latest items and looks for the season....

Amalgamation of global cultures in fashion
Amalgamation of global cultures in fashion

Indeed the designers do not need to trot the globe to get inspiration, as the world is at the fingertips with so many smart gizmos around. A tour to the world and finding designs that are allied to a ...

Unveiling the Spring Summer 2015 trends
Unveiling the Spring Summer 2015 trends

The four key looks to be coming up and will be calling out the fashion cards are Thrift shop, Artisanal, New age Pop, and Streamline. A closer encounter with these looks will provide an insight into...

Braiding infinite patterns with Kumihimo
Braiding infinite patterns with Kumihimo

Every piece of clothing, every sample of fabric, every strand of yarn is part of textile's creativity, as each step to form the final textile product requires a well sketched plan and out of the box...

Exquisite and unique: Revisiting ikat design
Exquisite and unique: Revisiting ikat design

Ikat is a popular dyeing technique, which ties the untied threads into a bunch by employing grass or cotton, which is wax treated. Under ikat technique the weaver has to decide where should the dye...

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Indians are too enamoured of Hollywood. We can’t help it. We have been conditioned this way. The...
Posted by
Anurag Batra | Sep 02,2015
It was in 1987 that Asif Merchant got into the business of wholesaling of footwear. He bought from...
Posted by
Asif Merchant | Sep 02,2015
The focus in research and development (R&D) is now more and more set on new sustainable products...
Posted by
Fanny Vermandel | Jun 24,2016
It was not very long ago that people who shopped online in India were considered 'ahead of time'....
Posted by
Arun Sirdeshmukh | Jan 21,2016
A few years later, the same process is now taking place in textile printing, and this has never...
Posted by
Gabi Seligsohn | Feb 04,2016
The ‘apparel’, ‘clothing’, ‘garment’, ‘fashion’ and ‘lifestyle’ industries have undergone two...
Posted by
Dr. Darlie Koshy | Aug 20,2015
Effective quality management starts with a quality policy. Effectiveness is the extent to which...
Posted by
Pradip Mehta | Jan 23,2016
Is your business ready for Textiles 4.0? Before you can say, 'Yes', 'No', 'May be' or 'I don't...
Posted by
Aseem Prakash | Apr 25,2016
Luxury is a lifestyle, and fashion is just a minuscule part of it. Businesswise-the most visible or ...
Posted by
Abhay Gupta | Dec 23,2016
Imagine a cricketer, once an exciting player but now aged 45, having put on oodles of weight, too...
Posted by
Rahul Mehta | Sep 11,2015