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Conscious, eco-friendly fashion, Featured, Indian Fashion, Online Exclusive, Patch over Patch, Pomogrenade, RaasLeela, Real State, refash, Sustainable Fashion, Svavlambi, The Second Life, Upcycling

Akanksha Kaila Akashi of Refash, a platform for upcycled brands, shares the ethos behind creating contemporary fashion from textile waste.
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Christian Dior: Designer of Dreams

Showcasing 70 years of stunning formal evening wear, the exhibition also illustrates the exquisite skill and craftsmanship of the ateliers and successive designers from the House of Dior
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On National Handloom Day, we asked textile connoisseurs, design experts and tastemakers to share their favourite books on indigenous weaves and how they are influenced by them.
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Abhinesh Kushwaha, Badaam, bridal lehenga, Craftsmanship, Featured, Gen-Next designers, India Couture Week, Indian couture, Made to measure, Manjushree Saikia, Ode to Odd, Online Exclusive, Priyal Mewara, Priyanka Kaul, Resham Karmchandani, Shreya Mewara, sustainable couture, The Pot Plant, Ura Maku

With India Couture Week 2019 coming to an end, 4 ‘unconventional’ couturiers share their vision of what couture could also look like.
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Monsoon-friendly styles, Get The Look, Fashion, Shoe Stoppers

Never Have A Rainy Day In This Season’s Most Stylish Shoe-Stoppers

Photographed by Indra Joshi. Styling by Shweta Navandar. Realisation by Swati Sinha. Assisted by Ateka Tambawala. Models: Priyal Shah and Namrata Tripathi, Anima Creative Management

Set foot in any corner of Mumbai in Verve’s pick of this season’s monsoon-friendly styles and make a splash as you explore the city’s characteristically diverse landscapes and spaces…
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Antoine Bourdelle, Art Gallery, Azzedine Alaia, Back Side - Fashion from Behind, Exhibition, Featured, Melania Trump, Musée Bourdelle, Online Exclusive, Palais Galliera, Raf Simons, Thierry Mugler, Yves Saint Laurent, Zara

Training its lens on the backs of creations by iconic designers like Chanel, Martin Margiela, Azzedine Alaïa and Yves Saint Laurent, the exhibition shifts the focus to that part of the garment that the wearer never sees
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EsselWorld, Mumbai
July 19, 2019

Take A Fashionable Ride Through Mumbai’s Vintage Design Storehouse, EsselWorld

Photographed by Sushant Chhabria. Styling by Shweta Navandar. Assisted by Ateka Tambawala. Hair and Make-Up: Sonam Chandna Sagar. Model: Deveney Dweltz, Anima Creative Management

Enter a kaleidoscopic dream as Verve takes you back to the nostalgia-inducing amusement park that shaped our childhoods in Mumbai. EsselWorld’s vintage design elements and topsy-turvy attractions provide a larger-than-life backdrop to our motley mix of trompe l’oeil prints, vibrant stripes and bright-hued separates
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Featured, gathers, India fashion, Ladakh, Ladakh fashion, Lakme Fashion Week, Lakmé Fashion Week Winter/Festive 2019 Gen Next, nambu, Naropa festival, Online Exclusive, Pashmina, Stanzin Palmo, Sustainability, thigma, Weaving, yak fabric, Zilzom

The 26-year-old takes us through the indigenous weaves and techniques she uses in her contemporary label that supports local communities
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Aarushi Kilawat, Avishek Mandal, Deepa Choudhary, Detailing, Fashion, Featured, Hang Tags, Madhurima Tongia, Moborr, Natasha Tyagi Sachdeva, Online Exclusive, Packaging, Rias Jaipur, Style, Taaka, The Loom Art, Who Made My Clothes?

A look at homegrown labels that are narrating the brand’s story to their core consumer through fine extras
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Harvest festivals, Fashion, Get The Look

Have A Field Day With Indian Handlooms

Photographed by Uma Damle. Styling by James Lalthanzuala. Assisted by Sherwin Court And Khup Hangsing. Hair & Make-Up by Leeview Biswas. Models: Madhulika Sharma at Inega Model Management; Dayavati, Depora Kinimi, Both at Ninjas Model Management. Production Co-Ordinator: Akshay Ma at Glitz Modelling and Production

Think humble Madras checks paired with elegant brocade, a boxy jacket draped over a suspender skirt and handwoven scarves thrown atop hand-painted silhouettes.
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Back Alley's Thrift Shop, Conscious, Darshana Gajare, Dhawal Mane, Evelyn Sharma, Fairtrunk, Fashion, Global Fashion Exchange, Leila Veerasamy, Maya Bhogilal, Mindful, Nancy Bhasin, Pani Swimwear, Radhika Dhawan, Seams For Dreams, Style, Sustainability, Sustainable, This For That

It is time to step back from our harmful sartorial mindset and embrace fashion that is sensible
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Gulshan Kolah

Made To Order: Gulshan Kolah

Text by Rushmika Banerjee. Photographs by Shweta Desai

Custom-made garments, whether couture or everyday outfits, are a significant part of our dressmaking heritage. Verve scouts around for Mumbai-based tailors and boutiques that specialise in the art of bespoke clothing and make it a seamless experience
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