The AIFW SS17 edit.

The fashion cycle came to an end on a sartorial high, and here we are capturing all the fabulousity that AIFWSS17 brought to the table, fashionably late. From the shameless peacockery to the relentless shutterbugging and fresh-off-the-ramp dressed frow, ubiquitous S&M inspired chokers, cold shoulders and still-on-trend sneaks. Fashion Week had something for everyone – …

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The best way to attend fashion week (all the fun, none of the fatigue)

To everyone who goes through the I-have-nothing-to-wear syndrome. To all the cool people who get the frow fatigue. To those who wish they were there, but can’t be there. We’ll be your eyes and ears this fashion season! 45 designers. 30 shows. 5 days. A brand-new venue. The first ever menswear and accessories shows. Here’s what’s in store. …

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Born in Banaras. Worn all over the world.

Picture this: You are offered a refreshingly sweet paan at the entrance, you walk in to a darkish show area that’s lit up with pretty diyas and flowers, there is a live shehanai performance, and the ramp is set against a ghat-inspired backdrop. If you thought this was grand, wait till we tell you about …

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4 things we learnt from Day 4

A great show is all about great storytelling.  Need proof? We have 2! Pero’s slumber party had the audience falling in love with Aneeth Arora. And like any other season, in this collection too she showed us what she does best – sustainable fashion, comfort fits, unexpected cuteness, attention to details, brilliant styling and that …

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The movers & shakers from Day 3

What happens when a nomadic gypsy meets a chic feminine athlete and a love child is born? Ahem, yeah, you want to know what we’ve been smoking. But no, that’s what Day 3 at the Amazon India Fashion Week Spring-Summer 2016 was all about. The third day exuded a casual, easy-breezy, feminine, athleisuresque, wanderlusty vibe that was infectious. Here’s …

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Trendspotting on Day 2 of AIFW-SS16

Fashion Week has been quite a mixture of opposites so far. If day 1 was all about sustainability and structure, day 2 was more free-flowing and graphic prints. So we put our trendspotting glasses on and scouted for some. Here you go: Prama by Pratima Pandey – Floral + Sheer layers. Kolapuris with a hint of …

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All you need to know about day 1 at AIFW-SS16

Octobers in Delhi have a reputation for being seriously fashion-forward. It’s fashion week season after all! And the best way to navigate through the sartorial spectacle of Amazon India Fashion Week Spring-Summer ‘16 is to check out our chatty live coverage on Twitter and visual treat on Facebook. Here are the highs and lows of …

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Hello, future ramp-scorchers!

So the Fashion Design Council of India (FDCI) organised a nation-wide hunt for the upcoming Amazon India Fashion Week Spring-Summer 2016 (October 7-11. Yes, it’s almost there!) 11 of the freshest faces this season were handpicked by Ashish Soni, Rohit Gandhi, Paras Bairoliya, Amit Aggarwal, Aparna Bahl, Vidyun Singh and Ambika Anand. Take a lookie and stay tuned for updates.  Join …

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A fairytale by Anju Modi

Once upon a time There was a girl who never grew up Stuck in a world filled with mundanity She escaped to her own little world of fantasy A world where everything was good, every moment meaningful, every creation beautiful Once upon a time There was a girl who was a free spirit With her …

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Because nobody writes letters anymore

Dear alter ego, It’s time for a tête-à-tête Care to make it a duet? Every once in a while Let’s introspect on your signature style While you sport Aviators I look through my rose-tinted glasses You play with plaid My heart blooms for florals You wear out your denim overalls I treasure my vintage chemise …

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