WHERE DO YOU GET YOUR DESIGN INSPIRATIONS FROM?
After I completed my 12th grade, I had a choice between engineering and medicine because I was a good student with good grades. But I really wanted to do fashion as well, so I gave my entrance for all 3. While I passed engineering and medicine I topped my fashion entrance and that's when I knew that this was my calling. So that’s when I studied fashion and then the rest is history!
FROM WHERE DO YOU GET YOUR INSPIRATION FROM, FOR THE CLOTHING DESIGNS?
I'm constantly inspired by nature and music
WHO WOULD YOU HAVE MODEL YOUR APPAREL, IF YOU COULD HAVE ANYONE IN THE WORLD, DEAD OR ALIVE?
I'd love Michael jakcson to wear my mirror work jacket. But for now I'll be happy with Gigi Hadid wearing one
HOW DO YOU COME UP WITH THE COLLECTION THEME?
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Wedding Vows Shopping Mall
Buying online is much more convenient and safe in times of panedemic as compared to offline shopping. One can explore endless designs in any category or style as per ones wishes. Also, most online players now provide options such as virtual try-on, where one can try on all accessories using Augmented reality techniques. Sizing charts, education blogs, styling tips and real-time customer support makes it even more enriching an experience. Apart from the ease of shopping, there is a chance that you may get a better deal online, as it costs a lot to run a showroom - why not extend some of the savings to customers as well, says Rishabh Jain Assistant manager, ECom, Mia by Tanishq.
Festive Special Gift Guide
Luxury Candles from Aroma India
INTERVIEW WITH DR CHYTRA V ANAND AN INTERNATIONALLY RENOWNED CELEBRITY COSMETIC DERMATOLOGIST
Weddings are memorable moments. Weddings in India are no less than a carnival and when you start a celebration on a high note, you wish to end them on a high note too. Ideally, we would want them to last forever, for the bride and groom, but also for their family and friends. Return gifts are one way of making this happen. And according to me the best way to do it is by sending your guests back home with a beautiful pack of gourmet gits pack. Obviously, prestigious weddings call for prestigious return gifts such as gourmet products.
Mrunal Thakur is an Indian film and television actress who started her acting career in 2012 with the Star Plus show Mujhse Kuchh Kehti... Hai Khamoshiyaan, while pursuing college. She later joined the Zee TV show Kumkum Bhagya, in which her acting skills were highly appreciated. Mrunal has done several shows as well as a dance reality show- Nach Baliye. She then began filming for her first film, the international movie 'Love Sonia', which was released in September 2018. Mrunal forged ahead and made her Bollywood debut with Hrithik Roshan in Super 30. Later in 2019, she was cast opposite John Abraham in the action thriller Batla House. In 2019, she also starred as the fictional character Sivagami in a spin-off series of the Baahubali film franchise, named Baahubali: Before the Beginning. In 2020, she appeared in the Netflix film Ghost Stories, an anthology horror consisting four segments. Mrunal is now gearing up for her upcoming movies Jersey, Toofan and Aankh Micholi. With her suave fashion sesnse & impeccable acting skills, Mrunal is all set to rule the Indian acting scene.
MY Greatest PASSION - AN EXCLUSIVE INERVIEW WITH RUKHSAR REHMAN
In a career spanning close to three decades, actress Rukhsar Rehman has done several film, TV and web projects. She made her film debut in 1992 with a lead role in Deepak Anand's Yaad Rakhegi Duniya. She was also part of Inteha Pyar Ki opposite Rishi Kapoor. After a sabbatical, she returned to acting in films in 2005 with the crime drama D and Sarkar, both helmed by Ram Gopal Verma. Her other Bollywood ventures include God Tussi Great Ho , The Stoneman Murders, Benny and Babloo, Knock Out, Allah Ke Banday, Shaitan, PK and Uri - The Surgical Strike, among others. She has also been part of a critically acclaimed Malayalam film, Take Off. Her latest web series, The Gone Game, is a crime thriller that airs on Voot. It has received rave reviews from the audience and critics, alike.
FASHION TALK WITH CELEBRITY DESIGNER ARPITA MEHTA
Designer Arpita Mehta charted her journey in the world of fashion in 2009, and has since become a new-age force to be reckoned with. The label’s minimalist yet fashion-forward fare brings about a seamless blend of ethnic and contemporary designs that enhances the feminine silhouette. Arpita Mehta's name has consequently become synonymous with her signature aesthetic of hand-embroidered mirror work ensembles in trendy cuts and eclectic colour palettes. As a creative visionary, Arpita's eponymous label is best known for its flattering take on Indian wear that views fashion as a form of self-expression to make the wearer feel confident and beautiful.
BRIDE OF THE MONTH MUSSKAN SETHI
Musskan Sethi is an Indian actress and model. She came into the spotlight after her debut movie 'Paisa Vasool'. She has also taken professional training in contemporary, hip-hop, jazz, and salsa dance styles from Ashley Lobo. Musskan was also seen in the Punjabi movie 'High End Yaariyan' in 2019. Besides essaying a pivotal role in the upcoming suspense-thriller 'Raagala 24 Gantallo', Musskan was recently seen in the web-series, 'Love Sleep Repeat', directed by Abhishek Dogra. She is gearing up for her Bollywood debut with 'Kya Masti Kya Dhoom', which is set to release by the end of this year.
ADORN YOUR WRISTS
There is something so timeless about a wrist jewellery – no wonder they’re often gifted at festivals and weddings. Bangles, kadas, cuffs or bracelets are the most popular forms of jewellery. According to Abhishek Kajaria, Owner/ founder, Avama Jewellers, “The staying power of the wrist jewellery speaks volumes. Nestled among more bracelets or solo as your stand-alone piece, a women’s wrist jewellery is an expertly utilitarian piece of jewellery. Wearing a bangle or a bracelet is much more than adorning your wrist. It is the aesthetic side of things — some designs are truly iconic additions to any outfit or style."
Cut Through the Red Tape
Eight tips for satisfaction in a bureaucratic work environment.
SANJEEV SHARMA-TECHNOLOGY PIONEER
High-speed railroad cars, rockets, and now drones—what will mechanical engineer Sanjeev Sharma do next? Sharma is currently head of vehicle engineering at Matternet, a drone company in Mountain View, California. Whatever lies ahead, he’ll probably be at the forefront of new technologies that serve others.
Focus on Original
Every product or brand has a USP, and RocketscienceLab believes in focusing on that specialty always give you the original and unique ideas. This has helped them to produce fresh and interesting films for brands, which got admiration and appreciation worldwide. Some of their recent projects have been highlighted here for their original ideas and execution.
THE DOCTOR IS IN PAIN
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‘Decisive decade' in climate change fight
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Beyond the Raging Waves
Most investment options look foggy with the markets reeling under the second wave of Covid-19 pandemic. Experts suggest restraint and measured steps for investors, but push them for building an emergency fund with at least three months’ salary
Back to work
Bollywood actress Anushka Sharma, who recently gave birth to daughter Vamika with her cricketer husband Virat Kohli is back to work. The actress was spotted in Mumbai as she stepped out to complete professional commitments.
Nush Lewis - The Angel of the Harp
As an instrument of beauty in both sound and looks, the harp not only looks elegant and catches the eye of everyone around, but also sounds wonderful even from the first notes plucked.
Daughters and MOTHERS
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JSPL plans biggest global single-location steel plant
To raise Angul capacity to 25.2 mt