Another “Fashion Council” Raises Its Ugly Head

The number of Fashion Weeks and Fashion Bodies India have is greater than the sum total of Fashion Weeks held in London, Milan, New York and Paris. Besides the primary two – the India Fashion Week organised by Fashion Designers Council of India (FDCI) and Lakme Fashion Week organised by Reliance-IMG the other Fashion Weeks […]

JJ Valaya Is The Grand Finale Designer for WIFW FW 2012 yet again brings you this news first – It is finalised that designer JJ Valaya is the Grand Finale designer at Wills Lifestyle India Fashion Week (WIFW). This is the second time JJ Valaya has been opted for as the Grand Finale designer at WIFW. Fall-Winter 2012 edition of WIFW is scheduled from February 15th till 19th at […]

Fashion Politics Yet Again Raising Its Ugly Head

The Indian Fashion Fraternity is anything but cohesive. There are factions and factions – Delhi Gang, Mumbai Gang, Hep Block and Behenji Block are the few that I am aware of. One gang is always at loggerheads with the other, which is definitely detrimental for the Indian fashion industry as a whole and I sincerely wish that […]

Top Delhi Designers Rejuvenate Mumbai’s Lakme Fashion Week

The bi-annual Lakme Fashion Week was losing sheen with not so great designers showcasing their work. But the lineup of designers for the Winter/Festive 2011 edition of Lakme Fashion Week in Mumbai seems impressive and being a Delhi-ite I am only too proud to say that the sheen is added by Delhi designers. Rohit Bal […]


Was Lalit-Mandana secret Marriage a way to obtain Work Permit for Karimi?

Yesterday morning I read a lot of newspapers talking about the Lalit Telhan’s marriage with Manizhe (aka Mandana)  Karimi. Times of India, the largest Media House of India did not have the courtesy to give due credit to this Blog from where they lifted the story. Delhi Times and Bombay Times carried the story. HT […]

Tarun Tahiliani to show on the opening day of WIFW F/W 2011

Here’s a Breaking News from! Tarun Tahiliani whose name wasn’t on the list of designers showing at the forthcoming Wills Lifestyle India Fashion Week Fall+Winter 2011-12 is actually showcasing his collection on the Opening Day of WIFW. TT’s show is slotted for the prime-time – 9:30 pm slot. I am also been told that […]

Manju Grover of M&BG has quit designing and taken up Pranic Healing

It’s been years since we saw the husband-wife duo of Manju & Bobby Grover (M & BG) showcase their collection at any of the fashion weeks. If I remember right, I saw them last showing a collection almost two and half years back. Well, post separation Manju Grover ( Manju and Bobby have separated now.) has […]