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Archives: '06 Issue 03

Malini Ramani, Saira Essa, Feroz Gujral, Ameeta Seth
May 22, 2006

Indian Diva, Modern ‘It’ Girl

Text by Shirin Mehta. Photographs by Anushka Menon. All outfits by Malini Ramani. Make-up by Manishi Jain. And Anu Kaushik from Elite Model Management

Who are the capital’s ‘It’ girls? Verve nabs them doing what they do best – holding unusual jobs, shopping to glory, racing for brunch with the gals and having a blast at cocktail hour

Katrina Kaif, Bollywood Actress
May 20, 2006

Leading Lady Of The Ramp

Text by Shirin Mehta. Photographs by Prasad Naik. Styling by Nisha Jhangiani. Make-up and hair by Subhash Vagal

Whoever said that the era of the supermodel is dead, had not reckoned with Katrina Kaif's presence on the ramp, says Verve


The Big Blue

Text by Mala Vaishnav. Photographs by Falguni Sheth

Booming flower markets, carousel-style brasseries, wind-washed paintings and waiters who are also sopranists. Verve discovers a storehouse of Mediterranean treasure in the surf-sprayed Côte d’Azur in the south of France

May 18, 2006

Front Row Ps and Qs

Text by Bandana Tewari. Illustration by Farzana Cooper

It is well known that the show-stoppers on the ramp are sometimes overshadowed by the front row habitués. Bandana Tewari gives you tips on how to snag your share of the limelight by sliding sinuously into the coveted seats

Verve Soul

Style Integrity

Text by Suma Varughese. Painting by Biswajit Saha

Classic lines or casual chic…formal cuts or fusion wear.... Seeking to define our distinctive look, we often begin by aping trendy friends or fashionable icons. It is only when we discover our true identity that we craft our individual style to become originals rather than wannabes, states Verve

Marseille, France
May 16, 2006


Text by Mala Vaishnav

Verve steps into the oldest city of France and is swept off her feet by the famed Mistral of the Mediterranean...

Mumbai, Delhi, Fashion Weeks
May 12, 2006

The Battle Of The Cities

Text by Nabanita Dutt. Illustrations by Pria Agni

Mumbai showed off its glamour quotient and the green bucks.... Delhi flaunted the big designers and the foreign buyers. Two cities and two more Fashion Weeks later, the great battle – to crown the real fashion capital of India – continues, observes Verve