The Birkenstock brand launch in India is a matter-of-fact affair in a hotel. All the shoes they’re bringing to India in their Spring-Summer 2020 collection, called Next Gen, are laid out neatly, with the merchandiser taking us through the range. ...

Izzath Uroosa is making frantic calls to her lace suppliers. “Gold lace, half inch width. White embroidered lace for borders,” she instructs her errand boy, gives him money and returns to her calls with her suppliers clearly, not willing to ...

There is only so much you can tell about a designer from their Instagram feed. But if they have a Lakme Gen Next tag, it is easier to make a decision — after all, a jury of buyers, editors and ...

“Zenos yae Galvus is an amazing character,” gushes professional cosplayer Sameer. He continues, “Even though he’s a villain, he is very passionate about the art of war and duelling. The look of that costume is so amazing, you can’t help ...

Rima Chawla and Sneha Nagpal are sisters who cannot do without each other. Their ‘most dialled calls’ list have each others’ names. And Rima says it is not because they are each other’s agony aunt or have too many family ...

Just 20 days into 2020, and designer Sabyasachi Mukherjee has been a busy man. After releasing a line of Taj Mahal-inspired minaudières last week, today, he announced a collaboration with H&M. Themed ‘Wanderlust’, the collection will present hand-crafted, eclectic travel ...

As a child, Arthi Raguram spent her free time playing kho kho and basketball. She was always out in the sun and her exasperated mother would make a face pack from gram flour and curd “to tackle my tan and ...

“My first memory with a vintage watch? Hmm, it has to involve my grandfather; he had quite a few remarkable ones,” says Tarun Oblum. Since 2016, the 27-year-old menswear accessory designer has nurtured a deep love for vintage watches, and ...

For her first collection that will be unveiled on Monday at Ogaan, Banjara Hills, designer Sunaina Khera wanted a little bit of everything so that anyone browsing through that section of the store will get an idea of her design ...

As you enter Shimai Jayachandra’s studio in Besant Nagar, it is her tastefully decorated room that catches your attention. Seamlessly colour-coordinated with themes derived from China and Persia, it says a lot about the designer’s sense of aesthetic.Her label Urvii ...