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

DJ Bravo launches apparel brand in India

West Indian cricketer Dwayne Bravo, popularly known as DJ Bravo, is the latest sportsman to launch his apparel brand in India, a market which has so far seen only a few Bollywood celebrities and a handful of athletes making a dent. Bravo, who enjoys a fan following in India too, is looking at monetising on his popularity here … Read more DJ Bravo launches apparel brand in India

India Runway Week announces 10 new designers for its 10th edition

Indian Federation for Fashion Developments (IFFD) India Runway Week announced 10 new generation designers who will showcase their work for the upcoming fashion gala. The ten design labels that will feature in the 10th edition of India Runway Week include Arkya by Ankita Yadav, Istuti and Vivek, Sidh by Udayan Dalmia, Sunidhi Goradia, Shefali Dhaka … Read more India Runway Week announces 10 new designers for its 10th edition

India Gold & Jewellery Summit: Reimagining the future of gold & jewellery

The gems and jewellery sector witnessed changes in consumer preferences in recent years. With increase in per capita income, consumers are demanding new designs and varieties in jewellery and branded jewellers are catering to these changing demands. This growth of the gems and jewellery industry was celebrated by the Gems & Jewellery Export Promotion Council … Read more India Gold & Jewellery Summit: Reimagining the future of gold & jewellery