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Fashion

Christian Dior: Designer of Dreams, Victoria & Albert Museum (V&A)

Showcasing garments, accessories, photographs, films, and even his personal possessions, Christian Dior: Designer of Dreams — the retrospective on the legendary couturier at the V&A, London — unveils the diverse dimensions of the man and his brand. Verve experiences the glamour of the fashion house at the VIP preview
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Wendell Rodricks

The lingua franca of Indian fashion started taking shape in the early ’90s when designers from different parts of the country began to move out of their cocooned boutiques into the mass retail landscape, where they conceptualised exclusive brands that were built on a quintessentially Indian aesthetic. Rushmika Banerjee reaches out to three industry stalwarts, who started their careers in the same decade, and has them reimagine one of their classic designs for a contemporary buyer
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Are Fashion Weeks Still Relevant?

Are Fashion Weeks Still Relevant?

Images by Ayesha Kapadia

With designers choosing to debut collections on social media, magazine editors visiting infrequently, buyers cutting short their time spent and no one really clamouring for that controversial front row -- does anybody still care? Asks Nishat Fatima.
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Designers Turned Storytellers On Day 2 Of India Fashion Week

Text by Akanksha Pandey and Ojas Kolvankar. With inputs from Rushmika Banerjee

From Prashant Verma’s theatrical performance to Huemn’s homage to the youth of Kashmir, day 2 was about self-reflection
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March 13, 2019

In a freewheeling chat with Verve, the designer talks about his womenswear line, his perseverance to create high-quality clothes and how his wife influenced him to design for women by borrowing from the label’s menswear classics
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Fashion, Get The Look

A Throwback To The Clubbing Fashion Of The ’90s

Photographed by Indra Joshi. Styling by Akanksha Pandey and Shweta Navandar. Hair and Make-Up by Flavia Giu at Toabh Creative Private Limited. Model: Rahul Munda at Anima Creative Management. Location courtesy: Kitty Su at The Lalit, Mumbai

Verve time travels back to an era when clubbing was cool and sleepless nights were a good thing. We revel in over-the-top glamour, choreographed dance moves and strobe lights and get our favourite old-school kids — actor Jim Sarbh, photographer Sushant Chhabria, stylist Shweta Betty, visual artist Messmonté, model Rahul Munda and artist Gia Singh Arora — to party like it’s 1999
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