FACE to the FUTURE
As the fashion world adapts to a new world order, the face mask has emerged as a medium for self-expression. In an ongoing series, Bazaar invited some of the country’s best designers to share their interpretation of the universal symbol of safety.
NOT a piece OF CAKE
The story of how two Parsi sisters, who grew up baking desserts, went on to found one of India’s largest bakery chains, Theobroma— Baking a Dream is a must-read. Here, co-writer and chef Kainaz Messman Harchandrai tells us more.
The Young TRAILBLAZER
Maitreyi Ramakrishnan represents the inclusive future of television, with her breakout performance in a new Netflix comedy
Tracing the origins of chikankari embroidery with Fabindia
WHAT WOMEN WANT
Payal Singhal is celebrating 20 years in the fashion industry. We’re partying along in her gender, size, and age-inclusive clothing that effortlessly makes us feel the best version of ourselves.
Spring’s most impactful look calls for colourful shadows with a hint of shimmer
Our first-ever digital issue cover shoot was created under unique circumstances. Actor Jacqueline Fernandez styled herself and collaborated with those who are with her during this lockdown to create these images exclusively for Bazaar. The results give us hope for a better world.
IT TAKES TWO
Designers Abu Jani and Sandeep Khosla on new terrains, old crafts, and making their own future
Sharon Stone holds no regard for the norm. From her pathbreaking roles in cinema to her resolute advocacy for issues close to her heart, she has challenged the status quo for decades. Here, she talks to Sonam K Ahuja about fame, feminism, and finding love online.
With her long-awaited novel The Mirror & the Light, Hilary Mantel reveals the final chapter of her phenomenal trilogy, reimagining the scandal and decadence of the Tudors. In an India exclusive, she talks to Bazaar about her controversial protagonist, the power of women in the court, and the boundaries of historical fiction.
AGE OF DISSENT
The red carpet is showing sparks of resistance and the determination to have a social impact
IF THE TIARA FITS
The mystery of the long-lost tiara of French high jewelry house Chaumet has finally been solved. And with it, its Indian roots, learns Divya Bala.
A SINGULAR MAN
With his ability to tell stories through clothes, costume designer Arjun Bhasin brings some of the most memorable film characters to life
BLUE IS THE WARMEST COLOUR
The future is bright and optimistic—according to the Asian Paints colour of the year
Before the release of her new film, The Way Back, Indian-American actor Janina Gavankar speaks to Bazaar about starring alongside Ben Affleck, directing her first-ever short film, and future plans in India
1st IN FASHION
A new exhibition at the Musée des Arts Décoratifs in Paris explores the history of fashion through the lens of Harper’s Bazaar
Eleven artists reinvent the Lady Dior bag
The 10 Archivist
As péro celebrates 10 years, we speak to founder Aneeth Arora about building a brand archive.
The detox hair treatment for a sensorial experience, Kérastase’s new Fusio Scrub is a must-have for your scalp.
THE WAY FORWARD
The exquisite collection of antiquities formations at the fashion house. The touring exhibition Hermès Heritage– Rouges Hermès spotlights the power of imagination.
AN EYE TO THE FUTURE
In the past decade, Kriti Sanon went from being an engineering student to a bona fide star. Here, the actor talks to us about portraying strong characters, stepping outside her comfort zone, and making it on her own.
A Royal AFFAIR
From India’s colourful stones to its delicately carved gems—how the country continues to inspire Cartier’s most imaginative designs
A PORTRAIT OF SUCCESS
In an exclusive interview, Bazaar talks to Carolina Herrera de Baez about fragrances and the latest launch from Herrera perfumes—the Bad Boy.
A FRESH START
A solo traveller’s guide to finding joy in the quaint bylanes of Baku, Azerbaijan.
How To Eat For Your Age
Choosing the right food at the right time not only balances your hormones, but also sets your body up for success later on. Bazaar tells you the perfect diet for your decade.
With its Cruise 2020 collection showcase in Marrakech, Dior has redefined the meaning of global luxury
Out Of Awadh
Author Cosmo Samuel Brockway unearths the natural beauty, legacy, and tehzeeb of Uttar Pradesh through its cities that teem with cultural heritage
Jewels In The Crown
In a Bazaar exclusive: Rahul Kadakia, international head of jewellery at Christie’s, on the most spectacular diamonds to ever go to auction
In a market crowded with niche brands, Neela Vermeire Créations manages to stand out. The brand’s creator explains how she interprets India through perfume.