As such I pose a question - do you follow brands or do you follow designers? With the merry go round that has and is happening in the world of fashion, don't you think this is a question worth asking yourself? In this day and age when a brand or fashion house is only as good as the designer at the helm of its collections, do you think the answer is obvious?Read More
It has been a while since I've done a shoot and I'm rearing to get another one in the books soon. There are some new locations in our sunny city that I would love to just visit but before anything else, I wanted to share the last vestiges of a fashion shoot I've done a while back.Read More
One might think floral prints are best suited for the spring-summer season but honestly I think it's a print for all seasons. Pair floral prints with denim for an end look that's a modern & edgier take on dressing down florals.Read More
Seems like some of the Parisian fashion powerhouses are stepping up their games by establishing their respective identities even further. Growth of recent Parisian fashion houses - Saint Laurent Paris and Céline - are now showcased by news of grandeur locations and soon to be historic homes.Read More
That was what was positive. That was what was big news.
The hype is alive and well of late. But of course no worthy cause - even one as altruistic as eliminating the erstwhile divisive lines of gender - will have a barrier free ride. Look at feminism. It in itself still has serious inroads to trek through.Read More
In this instance, I will not deny that age definitely matters. 5 wardrobe updates later and believe me when I say this wasn't driven by just the change in sartorial styles and seasons. After all we aren't immortals and time is not on our side on this one. The fountain of youth is in our hands and it's what you do to achieve that health longevity which really matters. As they say it's better late than never.Read More
But one question comes to mind - why is it that women who wear men's clothes or men "inspired" clothes are seen as strong and forward while men who wear women's clothes are seen as "sissy" or "fragile"? Why is there still a difference in the judgment of people who wear these clothes if in fact they are just clothes at the end of the day?
Some may find my way of dressing a tad extreme, others would say creative. Well to that I say, it's a work in progress but that work in progress is where my sense of style lays. I'm constantly trying to find just the right balance between the dichotomy of womenswear and menswear. You can learn to hate it or appreciate it but all that matters to me is that I'm comfortable in it as much as I am with my own skin.Read More