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Archives: '15 Issue 01


Kristy De Cunha, Fashion Designer, Frida Kahlo of the Indian Fashion Industry
April 15, 2015

Quick 14 with Kristy De Cunha

Interviews by Wyanet Vaz. Photographs by Tejal Pandey (Mumbai), Manpreet Singh (Delhi), Selvaprakash L (Bengaluru), Devraj Chalia (Guwahati). Illustrations by Farzana Cooper. Conceptualised and Executed by Ashima Gupta. Styling by Priyanka Monga. Make-Up by Charmaine Rao for Guerlain; Hair by Sareena Acharya, Mallika Pirani, Harish Ratan Singh For L’oreal Professional (Mumbai)

For being the Frida Kahlo of the Indian Fashion Industry


Leather Fashion
April 13, 2015

Living In Leather

Photographed by Miguel Angelo, Anima Creative Management. Styling by Shirin Salwan. Make-up and hair by Marianna Mukuchyan, Toabh Management. Model courtesy: Jade Willoughby, Anima Creative Management. Location courtesy: Chatterjee & Lal, Colaba

Sit back. Relax. But don’t kick off those boots yet, because leather is here to stay. Textured, perforated, woven or embellished, take your pick from the season’s feisty avatars. This luxe material is gradually becoming second skin for those who dare...


Vivaan Shah, Bollywood Actor, Happy New Year
April 09, 2015

Quick 17 with Vivaan Shah

Text by Zaral Shah. Photograph by Tejal Pandey. Illustrations by Farzana Cooper. Conceptualised And Executed by Ashima Gupta. Styling by Priyanka Monga. Make-Up by Charmaine Rao For Guerlain; Hair by Sareena Acharya, Mallika Pirani, Harish Ratan Singh For L’oreal Professional (Mumbai)

For holding his own and being noticed in Happy New Year amongst an ensemble cast


Beauty, Shirin Salwan

Summer Surrender

Text by Shirin Salwan

Verve explores the various ways to achieve and sustain flawless glowing skin through the summer


Princess Vaishnavi Kumari of Kishangarh and Kumar Saaheb Padmanabh Jadeja of Gondal
March 23, 2015

In Pursuit Of Art

Text by Anshu Khanna. Photographs by Kriti Bisaria

Princess Vaishnavi Kumari of Kishangarh and Kumar Saaheb Padmanabh Jadeja of Gondal aim to live up to their legacy in many ways – whether it is by reinterpreting an art form or playing cricket for the state. Verve visits Kishangarh in Rajasthan and the summer home of the erstwhile royal family


Furiosa Fendi, Delfina Delettrez Fendi, Fragrances

Verve scouts beauty shelves to find the perfect scent...


Style Trends, Get The Look
March 10, 2015

Style Trend – The New Outerwear

Text by Priyanka Monga

The latest addition to winter coats – the cape, has captured the catwalks


Saskya Jain, Author, Fire Under Ash
March 09, 2015

My Mother’s Missiles

Illustration by Salil Sojwal

As their mother Ananti runs her home on a tight leash, – her hand is ever ready to pinch or slap – Aradhana, along with her brother, takes her discipline in her stride, sometimes questioning her mindless diktats. Author Saskya Jain, whose Fire Under Ash released last year, pens an exclusive short story for Verve – a tale that is enlivened by moments that break the routine


Bhutan, Thimphu valley, Soumya Kumar
March 08, 2015

Bhutan pleases with its spectacular scenery, smiling faces and tranquil vibe that Verve endeavours to capture in these evocative frames


Nungshi and Tashi Malik, first twins to climb Mount Everest
March 05, 2015

Dream Catchers

Text by Huzan Tata. Photographs by Ryan Martis

Following their passion, despite all dangers and odds, their adventurous spirit has driven Nungshi and Tashi Malik to scale the tallest peaks in the world’s seven continents. The feisty twins take Verve through their challenging journeys