Do fashion and politics belong together?

Interesting bedfellows Image: InDigital When Melania Trump wore a jacket emblazoned with ‘I Really Don’t Care, Do U?’ to a migrant shelter, her choice of clothing was obviously derided globally. It was a tone-deaf move but also served as a reminder that fashion is very much an integral part of the political conversation. London-based designer … Read more Do fashion and politics belong together?

Do fashion and politics belong together?

Interesting bedfellows Image: InDigital When Melania Trump wore a jacket emblazoned with ‘I Really Don’t Care, Do U?’ to a migrant shelter, her choice of clothing was obviously derided globally. It was a tone-deaf move but also served as a reminder that fashion is very much an integral part of the political conversation. London-based designer … Read more Do fashion and politics belong together?

How do you mourn a father you can barely forgive? A searing memoir on living with mental illness

Old Man in Sorrow by Vincent Van Gogh | Wikimedia Commons You attributed any spell of despair to the incompetence of the world or to specific events or people who disappointed and hurt, but never thought of it as sustained sadness that you could not let go. All decisions were taken in a high emotional tenor. … Read more How do you mourn a father you can barely forgive? A searing memoir on living with mental illness

Anarkali is for women, manarkali is for men! Do you have the swag for this trend?

Anarkalis, the regal, frock-style kurtas, are almost every woman’s favourite traditional Indian attire. They have been a part of traditional Indian wear for a long time. Mughal emperors, such as Akbar and Shahjahan, wore them with elegance. Actor Madhubala immortalised the anarkali in her portrayal of Anarkali, the royal courtesan in the film Mughal-a-Azam. Kathak … Read more Anarkali is for women, manarkali is for men! Do you have the swag for this trend?