India Masala

WIFW 2010: INTERVIEW – Tarun Tahiliani

March 25, 2010

Designer Tarun Tahiliani speaks to Reuters on the sidelines of the Wills Lifestyle India Fashion Week in New Delhi.

WIFW 2010: First day a no-show

March 24, 2010

Shows on the first day of India’s biggest fashion event were cancelled on Wednesday after organisers of the Wills Lifestyle India Fashion Week could not furnish mandatory fire safety permits.

WIFW 2010: Designer auto auction

March 24, 2010

Twelve contemporary artists including Dilip Sharma, Farad Hussain, Satish Gupta and Nitin Bal Chauhan lent their creative touch to a charity initiative by handpainting ten autorickshaws which will be auctioned at the Wills Lifestyle India Fashion Week.

Fashion and Trade – Room for both on the runway

October 22, 2008

i.jpgMy previous post¬†introducing the Delhi Fashion Week (DFW), dwelt on its capabilities as a newcomer in India’s fashion field.

Search for India’s YSL: Notes from India fashion week

October 19, 2008

fashion1.jpgI have always been a bit cynical about the Indian fashion industry. I used to think the country’s fashion designers were wannabes trying to break into a glamorous industry despite having little or no aptitude for the trade.