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Archives: '10 Issue 02


Twilight, Vampire Romance
February 28, 2010

Pixie-dust Romances

Text by Sitanshi Talati-Parikh

The immense worldwide success of the Twilight vampire love series and James Cameron’s epic film Avatar have made fantasy a romantic prerequisite. Fangs, love bites, fairy dust and aliens pour out of the Pandora box of magic potions, brewing tales that sell imaginary love to bewitched humans


Aki Narula, Kareena Kapoor, Kambakkht Ishq, Bollywood Style Awards
February 19, 2010

Bollywood Style Awards 2010

Text by Sohiny Das. Photographed by Ritam Banerjee and Ramanuj Dutta. Styling by Sohiny Das and Rishika Roopchand. Realisation by Lamya Bhatri. Assisted by Nirali Mehta

Celluloid. Characters. Charisma. Clothes. Tinseltown is getting democratic, with the concept of a singular dominance slowly fading. Mainstream fashion is stepping in. Cine-couturiers are also setting out to conquer the real world. Star stylists still rule, but quiet underdogs are creeping up. Verve observes this evolution and selects four fashionable films from the previous year’s releases which impress with their sartorial assertion