'The Silk Road', the phrase conjures up a time-worn image of caravans and camels on dusty desert roads carrying their rich textiles, exotic weaves and spices. Samarkand, one of the greatest ancient cities lay right in the heart of this route. Jodi's new collection Noor is an ode to this time in history. Samarkand was
Poochki has been one of my favourite go to homegrown brands and I am thrilled to have been a part of their latest Autumn Winter 2017 collection. For someone who wants to learn and write about ethical/ sustainable fashion Poochki is the right place to start. The new collection is inspired from the shape of
The beauty of white is often overshadowed by it's over powering counter part - black. White is pristine, clean and pure. In a world of chaos white gives you the hope ; hope that if we all do our bit the world will indeed be a better place. Doodlage uses scrap and waste fabrics to create
Act like a girl, dress like a girl, sit like a girl- We've heard these one too many times to just pass them off as mere comments. As a women of the twenty first century I find it appalling that we are still being boxed into a category that's been built entirely out of social
Nool(Tamil for ‘thread’) is an apparel and home furnishing label tucked away, off National Highway 47, in Erode (prounanced Ee-rode) in the heart of South India. The Nool label grew out of an imperative need to sustain handloom weaving – a craft on the verge of extinction.Nool, or thread, is the language of our existence.
As much as I love wearing a pretty dress and tank tops there is an old world charm that comes along with wearing a saree. Something so timeless and unique about the sari. Every sari tells a story and I mean that quite literally- the amount of work and skill that goes in producing say
This post isn't about how to restyle your white shirt, it isn't about how to wear it in multiple ways - it's really about thanking the humble white shirt for just "hanging" in there and coming to my rescue when I had a closet full of clothes but nothing to wear. What's a better way
You know how Usher found Justin Bieber on Youtube? That's exactly how I found Tanvie Hans on Instagram- with a stroke of luck and God smiling upon me -handing me my best project yet. Meet Tanvie Hans. An ordinary Delhi girl with extraordinary talent. She says she's always been a tomboy and naturally athletic, it's
Being the daughter of an Army Officer; the title resonates with me. I have been brought up in more than thirteen cities and towns across the country, making tons of friends around the world and experiencing different cultures. Each city leaves an imprint- small or big they shape your personality. From the boisterous Bathinda to
For summers step into looser silhouettes and lighter fabrics. The only way to survive this apocalyptic heat is to invest in statement making, comfortable and breathable fabrics. Often termed as the H silhouette it has a softer approach and looser shapes. Linens, Cottons, muslins and light weight knits are the right pick for this season.