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FIT Museum’s "Fairy Tale Fashion" Showcases Prominent Indian Designers

By Zainab Koli In a land far far away, in a special exhibition at The Museum at FIT, there is a world where fairy tales come to life. This “Fairy Tale Fashion” exhibit, organized by associate curator Colleen Hill and on display until April 16, 2016, draws a connection between the magical gowns that grace […]

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Modern Edge for Fall: Bollywood Meets Fashion Week

From Alexander McQueen to Jean Paul Gaultier, for decades designers from all over the world have embraced the rich culture of India. Although the traditional brightly colored sari is the piece of clothing most universally associated with Indian fashion, there is so much more. Cutting-edge Indian fashion designers are gaining acclaim, and celebrity clients out […]

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Highlights from Amazon India Fashion Week’s SS16 Collections

The Fashion Design Council of India (FDCI) recently showcased Spring/Summer 2016 collections from 115 designers during its five days of shows, as part of Amazon India Fashion Week (AIFW), in association with Maybelline. Formed in 1998, the FDCI is an independent, nonprofit organization based in New Delhi that works with Indian fashion designers to promote […]

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New Reality Series on South Asian Bridal Shopping

Figuring out what you want to wear at your wedding is easy, finding an outfit that will meet your expectations is a lot harder, paritculary when living in the US. Edison-based bridal and fashion boutique Nazranaa has taken an innovative approach to the whole process. They have created a web series that showcases brides and […]

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NYFW: The South Asian Connection S/S 16

Spring Summer 2016 It was an interesting New York Fashion Week with South Asian designers showing contrasting collections such as the structured elegance of Bibhu Mohapatra, to Naeem Khan’s utterly feminine line. We saw newcomer Red Ghagra’s line of socially conscious contemporary fashion and of course, the forward-thinking looks for Sachin + Babi and the party that […]

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#BeReal with Fashom's Mitali Saxena

New York City, Sept 12 2015: Whenever style-conscious Mitali Saxena would travel, she would research what other people were wearing in her destination cities so that she could pack her outfits accordingly. Increasingly frustrated by the photoshopped, “glossy” body images of models and bloggers, Mitali decided to create an app that would show (and celebrate) […]

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Shehnaai Couture Celebrates 10 Years  as NYC’s Multi-Designer Fashion Studio

May 19, 2015, New York City: Shehnaai Couture celebrated 10 years as New York’s premier Indian Multi-designer Studio representing top designers from India with a celebration attended by over 350 celebrities, clients, guests and media held at NYC’s favorite Indian fusion hotspot, Pranna. Guests included news anchor Joya Dass, comedian Anish Shah, actors Anaam Shahjahan […]

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Honeymoon in Vegas? Here's what to wear.

Las Vegas proudly hosts some of the best nightclubs in the world. XS, Tryst and the Encore beach club, are just some of the glamorous offering this ostentatious city provides for its many locals and tourists making it an excellent destination for an exciting honeymoon. This glamour comes at a cost however, with strict dress […]

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Fashion Website Holds Multi-City Style Tour

Following three years of successful shows, online fashion retailer Utsav Fashion, is kicking off 2015 with a retail style tour aptly named UCarnival. UCarnival began its US voyage in 2012 with a 10-city shopping tour and till date, has visited 125 events in 110 US cities with a whopping 35,000 attending shoppers. According to the repreentatives at Utsav Fashion, “Hosted […]

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Quick Holiday Beauty

Tis holiday season and you’re undoubtedly matching all of your incoming festive invitations with all the new dresses you have been treating yourself to. With all the late nights and partying ahead, rev up your beauty routine to keep you looking fresh and fabulous throughout the season. Tame Fuzz with Laser Hair Removal If you life […]

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