Kangana Ranaut’s blue saree looked like an Indian take on Elsa’s Frozen gown

Kangana Ranaut was all about a fairy-tale look when she attended a wedding in Mumbai on Sunday. The actor channeled Elsa, the queen from Disney’s Frozen, in a powder blue Anita Dongre saree, which had an elegantly embellished floral detailing that ensured maximum impact. Kangana’s sheer saree from the designer’s spring summer 2018 collection Songs … Read more Kangana Ranaut’s blue saree looked like an Indian take on Elsa’s Frozen gown

Girls, planning a trip with your squad? Here are some beauty essentials to carry on holiday

Summer is here, and so is the time to plan a vacation for some great time with your friends and family. Everyone hates to be out in these months to avoid the scorching heat but a vacation is always a good idea to calm oneself from the workload. Carrying your beauty bag is bound to … Read more Girls, planning a trip with your squad? Here are some beauty essentials to carry on holiday

This Afghan fashion house is on a mission to preserve traditional textiles

Cheap, Chinese-made nylon burkas are flooding Afghanistan’s north as consumers turn to affordable, mass-produced fabrics — but in Kabul a small, determined fashion house is fighting to preserve the traditional textiles once integral to Afghan culture. Launched in 2006, “Zarif” — “precious” in Persian — commissions traditional cotton and silk from artisanal weavers, then employs … Read more This Afghan fashion house is on a mission to preserve traditional textiles

A real look at handloom: Experts talk on India’s finest weaves and share tips to identify fakes

The power of the skilled craftsmen is inherent in every hand-crafted and hand-woven beauty one gets to witness. From lush brocade silks that have an innate royal feel, to luminous, featherweight chanderi cottons — finely-crafted handloom pieces will always win the creative battle over all things machine made. But, while one loves to invest in … Read more A real look at handloom: Experts talk on India’s finest weaves and share tips to identify fakes