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    Designer Sabyasachi Mukherjee responds to Twitter backlash over his ‘saree’ comments

    New Delhi: Renowned fashion designer Sabyasachi Mukherjee, today responded to the backlash over his comments on Indian women and the saree, saying the matter has snowballed into an unintended “gender issue.” The designer said his remarks at the Harvard India Conference, which were in response to a query on the difficulties that women face in draping a saree, were intended to be a reflection on the “celebration

  • Sabyasachi Mukherjee shames women who can’t drape a saree; Twitteratis lambaste designer

    One of India’s top fashion designers Sabyasachi Mukherjee on Saturday criticised the younger generation for not wearing sarees and giving preference to western outfits. The ace designer, known for his beautiful saris, said that Indian women who cannot drape a sari should be ashamed. Addressing Indian students at a Harvard India Conference, the designer said, “I think, if you tell me that you do not know how to wear a sari, I

  • Sabyasachi Mukherjee to soon launch his first ever jewellery collection

    Indian fashion designer Sabyasachi Mukherjee’s designs are famous for their old world aesthetic. His curated old-world aesthetic manages to pack a punch every season. The label was launched in 1999 with an aim of preserving Indian tradition, arts and crafts. With seamless ease, the brand is a perfect blend of vintage and modern and paved the way for an aesthetic that stands with women of all walks and styles. Started with a three-person team,

  • Deepika Padukone looks gorgeous in new Bangladeshi ad. Watch video

    Actress Deepika Padukone recently shot for a popular beauty brand, for Bangladeshi fans. In the commercial, she looks gorgeous in a Sabyasachi sari and completely rocks the desi look. She is seen in a sheer sari with embroidery, looking elegant as ever.

  • Lakme Fashion Week: Kareena does it again! Walks the ramp

    On Sunday Kareena Kapoor Khan was stunning and she rock the ramp for designer Anita Dongre at the grand finale show of the Lakme Fashion Week Summer/Resort 2017. The title of Anita Dongre’s fabulous gold theme summer/resort 2017 collection is ‘Alchemy’ and the entire collection will bring alive the liquid gold theme through her designs. From the costumes to the makeup, it was all gold!

  • Guess who is the best stylist in Bollywood?

    We see the movies for the story, the stars, the songs, the item number, the foreign and Indian locations and …the fashion. In the early days of cinema, there were costumers who clothed the stars. Designers soon stepped into the movies designing the clothes themselves. Since a decade, clothing in film is done by designers who have morphed into stylists. They do not necessarily use their own clothing to create a look for the

  • Deepika Padukone, Vin Diesel clicked in Sabyasachi’s ensemble

    Mumbai: Deepika Padukone stunning in a Sabyasachi Mukherjee outfit is not new, but what comes as a huge surprise for the fans is that this time alongwith the actress, her Hollywood co-star Vin Diesel has also sported a creation of the Indian designer.

  • Nuances of conservation at this expo

    Mumbai : ‘Conserving the Collection’, an exhibition of art objects spanning over 5000 years of history, was inaugurated in an opening ceremony on Friday at the Chhatrapati Shivaji Maharaj Vastu Sangrahalaya (CSMVS).

  • Won’t work in Bollywood for the sake of it: Sabyasachi Mukherjee

    New Delhi: He has lent his creativity in fashion to films like “Black”, “Guzaarish” and “Paa”, but ace designer Sabyasachi Mukherjee says he won’t delve into the designing for movies “for the sake of it”. “I’m not doing any Bollywood projects right now because I have worked with some of the best in the country. And I keep telling myself that if I don’t have a relevant script, then I just don’t want

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    My bridal wear will look best on Deepika Padukone, Ranveer Singh: Sabyasachi Mukherjee

    New Delhi: Designer Sabyasachi Mukherjee is the dream couturier for many brides-to-be but he believes his bridal wear will best suit on Bollywood stars Deepika Padukone and Ranveer Singh. The 41-year-old, Kolkata-based designer swears by Indian tradition and feels that the “Piku” actress can carry off Indian stuff well. “Deepika would make a perfect Sabyasachi bride because she has a striking Indian face, a wonderful Indian body and wears a lot of

  • All women really want is to look feminine, beautiful: Sabyasachi Mukherjee

    Widely known for creating ensembles that are not only rooted in Indian culture, but also accentuate feminism even if draped in the simplest way, ace designer Sabyasachi Mukherjee says he will continue to celebrate the beauty of the human body through his work by making “beautiful garments”.