Fall fashion 2019: 7 ways to wear this season’s top trends

The latest in fall fashion trends from Nikki van Duyvendyk. For fashion lovers, it’s the most wonderful time of the year — trading in those bright summer outfits for dark-hued layers. While last year’s fall fashion trends focused on everything from over-sized attire to crocheted outfits and shearling, this year is veering on the simpler side of … Read more Fall fashion 2019: 7 ways to wear this season’s top trends

Reliance Industries eyes more retail acquisitions abroad; seeks to partner with beauty, athletic lifestyle wear brands

Mumbai: India’s Reliance Industries Ltd is looking to buy fashion and child-focused retailers abroad and partner with global sports and beauty brands as part of its expansion into consumer markets, a top executive told Reuters. Under Asia’s richest man, Mukesh Ambani, Reliance Industries is pivoting from an oil-led conglomerate into a more consumer-facing company, selling everything from … Read more Reliance Industries eyes more retail acquisitions abroad; seeks to partner with beauty, athletic lifestyle wear brands

Aditya Birla Fashion and Retail to acquire 2 ethnic wear brands

Aditya Birla Fashion and Retail Ltd (ABFRL) said on June 10 it will acquire ethnic wear brands Jaypore and TG Apparel & Decor Pvt Ltd to strengthen its position in the branded fashion space. The company said ethnic wear is the largest segment in the Indian fashion apparel market. “The board of directors of the … Read more Aditya Birla Fashion and Retail to acquire 2 ethnic wear brands

Traditional apparel is becoming a part of daily wear

Indian consumers are increasingly spending more on ethnic wear, helping companies such as TCNS Clothing, BIBA, Manyavar, House of Anita Dongre and Soch post strong jump in their revenues last fiscal. Their merchandise, especially premium ones, were mostly visible on catwalks and bridal scenes a few years ago. Now, it has turned mainstream and is being worn … Read more Traditional apparel is becoming a part of daily wear