Ashley Benson gets personal with new fashion collaboration

Celebrity fashion collaborations are a dime a dozen these days, but you won’t catch Ashley Benson slapping her name on just any collection. “I want my fans to feel like they’re not only getting their hands on an amazing product, but that they’re also getting something that’s special to me on a personal level,” the 29-year-old “Pretty … Read more Ashley Benson gets personal with new fashion collaboration

Jewellery gets a ‘council’

The Commerce Ministry on Tuesday announced the formation of a Domestic Council for Gems & Jewellery to bring the industry’s domestic business stakeholders under one umbrella so that they could evolve a unified approach to promote growth in the sector. “This Council will help in tapping new opportunities in the already existing large domestic market,” … Read more Jewellery gets a ‘council’

Plus-size fashion gets glamorous in India, but plus-size women are still just fat

Body positivity is slowly making it to the mainstream in India. For instance, Lakme Fashion Week, the country’s biggest fashion event, has had plus-size models walking down the runway since 2016. But the baggy and somewhat frumpy clothing often on show reveal the perennial problem: options are limited for women above a certain size, and the rules … Read more Plus-size fashion gets glamorous in India, but plus-size women are still just fat

Danielle Brooks Gets Real About Sizeism in Fashion

The first time Danielle Brooks saw herself on a billboard was an emotional experience. “This was baby Dani’s biggest dream come true and I was so elated that I got to be myself,” says Brooks of last year’s towering Times Square image bearing her body in all its natural beauty. “I didn’t have to lose … Read more Danielle Brooks Gets Real About Sizeism in Fashion