The men’s and haute couture fashion weeks in Paris have been cancelled because of the Coronavirus outbreak, organisers said.“In light of the spread of the COVID-19 epidemic worldwide, strong decisions are required to ensure the safety and health of (fashion) ...

As the country settles uneasily into lockdown, one of the worst hit are retail-led businesses whose workers and wage-earners rely upon the ability to work to make ends meet, sometimes even on a daily basis. The fashion industry — a ...

Workers in navy blue uniforms at Aranya Naturals’ dyeing unit at Nallathanni in Munnar are busy. A row of tables splits the high-roofed space into two; on one side are water-filled basins over which women, wearing gloves, stir the contents. ...

Dyuti and Avni Waghray love their lipsticks; the former wearing a dusky nude, while the latter dons a flamingo pink. Their Banjara Hills studio, LipHue, is aflood with natural light courtesy the floor-to-ceiling windows. “When it comes to makeup, we ...

The summer wedding season in Hyderabad began in February and will continue till the end of April 2020. Many who are part of the fashion and textile industry count on the wedding season to make a tidy sum. The cheer ...

The travel bug bit St Petersburg-born fashion and travel illustrator Maria Chumak early in life. Accompanying her archaeologist father who worked on the Silk Route, she says, it was a peripatetic life with the maximum time she spent in one ...

Aneeth Arora's péro is celebrating its 10th anniversary. The sustainable fashion brand is celebrating this milestone with an exhibition of live installations, which pays homage to the people and processes behind the creation of these garments. While looking back at ...

“It is the building with red hearts,” says a person from Aneeth Arora’s team, directing me to a large yellow bungalow on Barakhamba Road. There are different-sized hearts everywhere — in an installation out on the lawn, dangling in the ...

Every time I talk about a dermatological procedure, I receive a bit of flak. How could I, as a natural beauty expert, promote these therapies? However, for me, there’s no either/or. I love using raw honey as a cleanser and ...

My hands have turned red from the dried manjistha root. I am at Varna, a workshop conducted by Srinath Gowtham and Vinoth Kumar, founders of Bhutha Earthen Architecture Studio at Rathinam School of Architecture. “It is an honour to have ...