One Shoulder Story

One-shoulder garments are one of the most ancient silhouettes: knotted peplum dresses fall softly over the female body, recalling the style of ancient Greek or Roman women, dressed simply yet solemnly. For F/W 2012-13 the austerity of such garments is replaced by a contemporary and minimalist reinterpretation of the one-shoulder top. Zac Posen’s woman looks […]

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Living the future: Mini-skirt

First of all, as a social phenomenon, the mini-skirt becomes popular in the Swinging Sixties, and drags along throughout the decade, the most important in the whole of the 20th century, as regards lifestyle. This is shown by the ongoing contrasting opinions on the period: for some it was the golden age paving the way for […]

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Global Cooling: The starry little winter story

“A girl should be two things: classy and fabulous” -Coco Chanel The winter seems to be setting in with a chill running through the air. It’s a refreshing change after the soaking monsoons and the grey weather. The little tingling feeling felt after a ride in the cold night is all so welcome. With the […]

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Evolution of Ladies Suit

Counterpart of the men’s suit, it’s also called lady’s suit. Predecessors. The so-called hongreline, created in Germany, became famous in France during the kingdom of Louis XIII: a belted jacket pinned to the front and matching skirt. In the late years of the kingdom, in the 17th century, it was used by the army, too. […]

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Vogue Enfants

French Vogue supplement Vogue Enfants is a gem for parents and children alike. It features cute clothes and accessories for kids. Since fashion has no bounties now its a time to look out for those little supermodels. Now mommy has got a new guide to make the kids fashionable…. cheers.

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Exotic Brunets: Kim or Nicole?

We all know the exotic reality star Kim Kardashian and sexy PCD’s ex lead singer Nicole Scherzinger, but what some of us don’t know, is that these two gorgeous women share similar looks. Although these two stunning women are completely by far different ethnicities Scottish-Dutch- Armenian (Kim Kardashian) and Filipino -Russian/Hawaiian (Nicole Scherzinger). Their exotic looks tend to share great […]

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History of Jumpsuits : Then to now

  1919, the first jumpsuit. Invented by the Florentine Thayat (that model is now part of the collection of Palazzo Pitti), it was launched as a subversive and liberating garment during the Futuristic period. Its T shape was cut from one piece of cotton or African canvas. Thayat considered it a universal item of clothing, a creative, […]

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Recent Fads of Fashion?

The great re-cycle of the past History in terms of inspiration is over used by designers and fashion forecasters always. For the longest time in history now, the designers have been referencing to various eras like 50s, 60s, 70s, now even edwardian and pre and post world-war ages as the source of inspirations and styles. […]

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Contemporize and Accessorize

“Accessories are important and becoming more and more important every day. They can completely change the look of an outfit, and women like the idea of having a wardrobe that’s versatile. For instance, a strong piece of jewellry can make a simple outfit look elegant.” -Giorgio Armani Summer seems to be increasing its burn-o-meter, little […]

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Fashion Nudity : why sell clothes without clothes.

This article contains nudity, parental advise needed. If the imagery used in this article offends you or if you are below 18 yrs old or not of legal age, it is not advisable to view this content. We take no responsibility for the content used. All the content used are copyrighted by respective owners. We are […]

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Biker Chic: MOTORCYCLE JACKETS A MUST HAVE !

One can barely think of what is happening around him when he sees a woman in a motorcycle jacket taking off her helmet. YES! This season THE BIKER LOOK is back. The motorcycle jacket in 2011 needs to be much more of a statement piece and so it goes that it’s not merely about an […]

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Whats hot this summer – part I

Summer is the most important season of the year. There is a drastic influence of weather on fashion and lifestyle. Some of us love summers some of us don’t. We feel summer is a season for fun, holiday and experiments, so get out there and have some fun in the sun. Polka dots are out, […]

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Meters to Centimeters – How bollywood took its turn.

Fashion obsession came into light when  actresses like Madhubala, Nutan, Meena Kumari, Nargis Dutt, Waheeda Rehman and a few more were often seen in sarees with blouses with short sleeves or puffed sleeves and printed blouses with varied neck designs and colourful saree along with beautiful vintage jewelery like jhumkas, choker, bangles and kadhas. When all this put together was […]

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Height barrier in Fashion

The ramps are always filled with long legs walking around reason being its a practice thats been followed since ancient times and women always wanted to look taller and sexier. Usually any designer explains that the reason behind tall models used in fashion is because there is a lot of space where more designs can […]

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Heels and Hemlines

They say hemlines and heels go up and down, just like stock markets. Hemlines and heels are like twin sisters who compliment those sexy long legs only when they match directions. High heels give an aesthetic illusion of long, more sexier and more toned legs. The invention of the high heel is attributed to Catherine […]

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