By: Lane Rasberry Das, SouBoyy Bureau, New York | Arts & Fashion
The Met is currently hosting an exhibit called "Impressionism, Fashion, and Modernity". The theme is the influence of technology on fashion during the time of Impressionism. The exhibit teaches about the influence of technology by showing fashionable clothing of the time, paintings which depict the same, and explaining both with stories and ephemera.
@Grand Hyatt, Mumbai on 26th, 27th & 28th April 2013
India’s first multi-city luxury expo will showcase some of the most prominent uber-luxury brands, cutting across 20 lifestyle segments to an elite and discerning target audience.
“The expo will be one of the most prevalent properties of its kind in Asia within this sector catering to an esteemed “by invitation only” gathering of 1000 plus delegates each day comprising of celebrities, industry experts, marketers, bureaucrats, corporates, luxury brand owners and connoisseurs…
Today, I experienced an APRICOT OIL MASSAGE and trust me, it was amazing, my whole body feels great and rejuvenated again. Badly needed a full-body massage after almost 6 weeks. My reader friends knows, I am a huge spa-addict, and I go to spa every week to get either an aromatherapy or a Swedish massage or simply one of those Thai or Ayurveda massage.
Former British Prime Minister, Baroness Margaret Thatcher has died at 87. She died in the early hour’s of this morning in her home. She was said to have died as a result of a heavy stroke, amidst poor health that had plagued her in this decade. She was the first and only female prime minister that had ever ruled in Britain,
Designers Nikhil Thampi, Nishka Lulla and Nupur Kanoi presented fashionable yet wearable lines on the second day of Lakme Fashion Week Summer/Resort 2013, reports Véronique Polès.
The day started with Aarti Vijay Gupta’s patriotic collection called ‘I love India’ that was unique, stylish and different just like her last collection ‘I Love Doodle Print’. Nikhil Thampi's line was "an ode" to noted American painter, sculptor and illustrator Richard Artschwager.
The Day 1 of Lakme Fashion Week 2013 saw a rush of celebrities not only walking the ramp but also attending and hooting for their favorite designers, reports Véronique Polès.
The Lakme Fashion Week (LFW) summer-resort 2013 kickstarted in Mumbai on Friday with six budding designers showcasing their modern creations at the Gen Next show. The fashion lines showcased were designed by Debashri Samanta, Karishma Jamwal, Ragini Ahuja, Shubham Kumar, Sneha S.
THE venue for Tarun Tahiliani's off-site show was done up to resemble an old study room with trunks and books lining wooden shelves in the background, reports Véronique Polès.
An old chair, gramophones and carpeted floor too lent a touch of vintage. More often than not, a set with an interesting story adds to the lure of an off-site show and on Thursday evening, Tahiliani's show didn't disappoint in terms of the ambience.