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Must-Have Trends for 2019
Must-Have Trends for 2019

As fashion experts set new trends to follow in 2019, get on board with new and refreshing styles to stay ahead of the fashion game this year. From trending kurtas to head-turning lehengas for the...

Machines Takeover – Ready For The Salient AI-Fashion
Machines Takeover – Ready For The Salient AI-Fashion

Machines Takeover – The salient AI-fashion designer is here. Fashion design is a beautiful art, drawing image, colour and composition not only from the styles it creates and the materials it uses but ...

Fashion and social media: Boon or bane?
Fashion and social media: Boon or bane?

Social media has been a boon in many ways to the fashion industry, helping it grow and bring to the frontline many new and interesting designers and trends from around the world. Supriya Ghurye,...

7 Steps to growing your fashion brand profitably
7 Steps to growing your fashion brand profitably

Launching the first collection of a fashion brand is just the initial step. It takes a lot more to sustainably grow it over time, requiring discipline and commitment. Supriya Ghurye outlines the...

End-to-end fashion design: A guide for the fashion entrepreneur
End-to-end fashion design: A guide for the fashion entrepreneur

With the growth of e-commerce through platforms like Amazon, Flipkart and Jabong, many would-be fashion entrepreneurs found an opportunity to fulfill their aspirations. While fashion holds the...

"Amid the Intense" autumn/winter 17-18 trends
"Amid the Intense" autumn/winter 17-18 trends

Keeping in mind that the season's topical patterns gesture to past impacts, Autumn/Winter 17-18 is without question energising. A new interpretation of femininity weaves all through, booming an...

Evolution of French fashion from 16th to 19th century
Evolution of French fashion from 16th to 19th century

France was one of the most energetic and creative nations in Western history.The ever-evolving French clothing tradition has remained an inspiration for fashionistas, says Abarma Devi R. Fashion is...

Special, and without precedent
Special, and without precedent

The Copenhagen Fashion Summit is the annual pilgrimage of all those in the textiles-apparel industry who are working on sustainability issues. Over 1,000 professionals had gathered at the Danish...

Cross-pollination of trends
Cross-pollination of trends

Cross-cultural values and ethics have shaped the world of fashion into an awe-inspiring platform, says Riya Jain. With the world becoming a global village, with creative minds growing wider, with...

Clothes maketh a man
Clothes maketh a man

The common perception seems to be that men pay no attention to their clothes; they might as well dress in the dark as they just throw on a pair of pants and a shirt!! Nothing could be more incorrect. ...

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Why do I ask if India can afford to miss the bus again? Because whether we like it or not, whether...
Posted by
Rahul Mehta | Aug 12,2017
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
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
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
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
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
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 not very long ago that people who shopped online in India were considered 'ahead of time'....
Posted by
Arun Sirdeshmukh | Jan 21,2016
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