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  • In fashion: The fashion week jungle

    Great fashion, in essence, needs to be more than just a race to the top...

    It is true that the business of fashion can only be viable if it generates revenue but does financial success signify the death of creativity?It is a question that perpetually sprang to mind during Fashion Pakistan Week’s (FPW) Winter/Festive ’15...

  • In fashion: The way we ‘fashion week’

    The bridal power gameWhile its fashion standards may fluctuate, BCW is at the top of its game in many other ways...

    It is a perpetual highlight on the network’s channels, taking up prime-time spots during Eid and weekends, reaching out within Pakistan as well as to a well-dispersed Urdu-speaking audience around the globe...

  • Fawara Chowk fountain to be replaced with flowerbed

    RAWALPINDI: The garrison city is going to lose its landmark, the centuries-old fountain at Fawara Chowk, as the Parks and Horticulture Authority (PHA) has decided to fill the fountain’s pond with earth to plant flowers and trees...

    The fountain, which stands in the middle of Raja Bazaar, was constructed during the British Raj rule...

  • The man in love with fountain pens

    Dr Imran Ijaz Haider has travelled all over the world to see, buy and use the most popular and state-of-the-art fountain pens...

    His passion for writing with fountain pens dates back to his early childhood when his schoolteacher taught him to write with the reed pens and make his own calligraphy tools by altering ordinary fountain pens...

  • In fashion: Five reasons to celebrate Pakistani fashion (in Dubai)

    It doesn’t get any better than this —11 countries, 40 regional and international designers from the South Asian and the Middle East region and an event hosted by a distinguished brand with a glittering history going back 120 years...

    The diverse group of designers was commissioned by Swarovski Professional to incorporate crystals into their design element in four categories; namely bridal wear, ethnic wear, evening wear and modest...

  • Designers exhibit traditional bridal trends on Day 2

    LAHORE: The second day of Pakistan Fashion Design Council’s gala roped in a large number of fashion fanciers and other guests who thoroughly enjoyed the contemporary and traditional Pakistani bridal trends on Sunday evening...

    At the three-day fashion week ( Oct 14-16) being held at Nishat Banquets, Johar Town, the designers who turned the ramp into a dazzling rainbow while featuring bridal showcases were Jeem by Hamza Bukhari, Sara...

  • Japanese designers showcase unconventional work

    PARIS: Budding and veteran Japanese designers unveiled distinctive creativity at the spring/summer session of Paris Fashion Week 2016, held from Sept 29 to Oct 7, hoping to increase the presence of Japanese brands...

    Comme des Garcons, which has participated in Paris Fashion Week for more than 30 years, made its presence felt with new works based on the theme of witches...

  • Top designers back Apple in Samsung patent appeal

    The group, which includes US fashion designer Calvin Klein, Nicolas Ghesquiere of the French group Louis Vuitton and renowned German industrial designer Dieter Rams joined an amicus brief supporting Apple's contention that Samsung's $548 million penalty for infringing on a design patent should stand...

    ”Other signatories of the brief include Bentley Motors designer Stefan Hans Sielaff, Terence Conran of Conran Holdings and fashion...

  • Designers dazzle with vision, style

    OVER 40 established and emerging couturiers, jewellery and accessory designers from the Middle East and South Asia showcased bespoke pieces in Dubai at the Swarovski Sparkling Couture Exhibition late on Wednesday evening...

    Designers from 11 countries were asked to make outfits ranging from modest wear to everyday wear and from bridals to cocktail dresses...

  • Ensemble caters to regional designers

    Ensemble is one of Pakistan’s premier luxury lifestyle brands and the entrepreneurial venture of Zeba Husain and her daughter Shezray and Shehrnaz...

    The Islamabad branch is their joint project with Fareeha Hasan, an Islamabad-based fashion designer, and her daughter-in-law, Resham Ibrahim...

  • STYLE: RETHINKING FASHION WEEK

    A Pakistani fashion week scheduled for the latter half of the year is bound to come doused in a profusion of bling...

    The desi wedding is a money-minting behemoth for designers and they latch on to it with great gusto...

  • In style: Fashion week’s ‘lawn’ side

    “Textile players eager to feature in a fashion week need to bring something more to the catwalk other than tweaked silhouettes from local and international runways,” added Sehyr...

    After all, that’s the way lawn is popularly worn in Pakistan...

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