Is New Always Better?

This post was originally published in the Verve Magazine on APRIL 17, 2016 by    Nisha Jhangiani. I found it an interesting read. Appealing and thought provoking. Are we getting carried away with our innovations?   Snapchat — a mobile app that allows users to send and receive ‘self-destructing’ photos and videos. Photos and videos…

Fashion : The most powerful Art Form there is..

The always inspiring Blair Waldorf says : ‘Fashion is the most powerful art there is. It’s movement, design and architecture all in one. It shows the world who we are and who we’d like to be. ‘ According to Webster’s New World Dictionary, Art is defined as aesthetic work. Art is supposed to be an…

Haute Couture : Fashion’s grand indulgence

For a very long time now, I have been planning to open a sustainable design brand of my own. But when conduction market survey and analysis, I found out India doesn’t respond very well the concept. For us Indians, wearing something ‘used’ or ‘pre owned’ even if a designer turns it into something else, is…

Nicolas Ouchenir : Fashion’s Right Hand Man

I’ve often come across many faded and dog-eared postcards at antique shows with hand-written messages barely legible on the back. What’s always surprising is how elegant and expressive everyone’s handwriting seems to have been 100 years ago. There was a time when every postcard, contract, or love letter was a thing of beauty – giving…

Collection review : GLOBAL DESI Resort 2015

What is it about Indian Fusion that makes it just so hard to Not appreciate  when it comes to fashion ?I had yet not stopped appreciating the previous Elephant inspired collection by Global Desi and they put out the Color me Happy collection. Embodying the brand motto of putting out clothes for a modern woman…