Varun Bahl’s Vintage Garden | ICW2016

Delicate and soft, beautiful and romantic – just the words that resonate with Varun Bahl’s latest couture collection! Covering the India Couture Week 2016 for Joos, our friend Shipra spotted a host of the designer’s friends and colleagues looking on at the wondrous work of intricate embroidery and floral motifs! From JJ Vallya to Ashish Soni …

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Gaurav Gupta’s Scape Song Collection | ICW2016

Gaurav Gupta is undoubtedly hot when it comes to haute couture! Fluidity, drama and sculpture ruled the ramp. Covering India Couture Week 2016 for Joos, our friend Shipra noticed layers of fabrics and a lot of tassels and pearls, ruching, crystals (re-swarovski), lace, tulle, chiffons, organzas and georgettes, tiers and multilayers… and then some more! Elegance and …

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The Manish Malhotra show | ICW2016

What can one expect from someone who’s dressed all of Bollywood and almost introduced the concept of celebrity showstoppers to the Indian runway? Our good friend, Shipra, who covered the opening show of India Couture Week 2016, for Joos tell us.   A Manish Malhotra show… you hear that Fawad Khan is opening the show and …

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What couture week 2016 was like…

So India Couture Week 2016 happened last week and we’re just getting out of the couture-induced coma after 5 days of star-studded style, splendour and sparkle. Drapes and capes Persia and Russia Pastels and florals Vintage and royal Chokers and corn rows Motifs and minarets Peacocks and prints Off-shoulders and opulence Sheer and septum rings …

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10 bridal trends that will make you say “I do”

Couture in India, has definitely come a long way. From being traditionally (yawn!) bridal, couture today is more experimental than opulent, avant-garde, and even crossing the proverbial gap that divides it from prêt. Quoting Rahul Mishra, the modern Indian bride doesn’t want to wear head-to-toe couture anymore. She mixes a treasured heirloom that’s been passed …

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The fancier cousin of fashion week is here.

Couture Week is back. And here are 5 things that make it bigger than ever before: Amazon is the title sponsor! The opening Sabyasachi show is going to feature a special Christian Louboutin collection! Rahul Mishra makes his couture debut! The Rohit Bal offsite smells like drama! And rumour has it that Aishwarya Rai’s walking for Manish Malhotra after many many …

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