Model Designer!

This story is not about an ‘ideal fashion designer’, nor is it about a ‘model-turned-designer’. It is about a respected designer from the Indian fashion fraternity – Rina Dhaka – who, at least I never knew modelled for fashion spreads in the magazines in her earlier days. I stole these pictures from Facebook when it […]


Wonder why the female hostesses on ‘Extraa Innings’ are changed every year while the male ones are there season after season. Yet another case of ‘gender inequality’ or as a politician, rather our Coal Minister said some time back – “women ‘purani ho jaati hai’ with passage of time”??? I also wonder why ‘Extraa Innings’ […]

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 […]