Nikaza: Asian Summer Trunkshow in London

Nikaza and Prints & Motifs present a preview of exclusive designs in Asian fashion and accessories from UK and international Asian designers, all in one platform at Danibius Hotel at Regents Park, London on Thursday 9th June 2016. Nikaza was founded by Jasmine Kotecha in 2014, which focusses on offering unique clothing that combines ethnicity & modernity. Nikaza’s Studio is based in West…

Bollygoods Edition 2

The art and aesthetic behind Indian cinema was presented at BollyGoods Edition 2, made its debut in London on 2nd May 2016 at The Dorchester, Mayfair. The exhibition of was founded by Delhi entrepreneur Promila Jain Bahri; hosted in the UK by fashion and lifestyle influencer Shivani Ahluwalia; and inaugurated by Gauri Khan – Indian film producer; co-founder…

Red Dot Jewels Flagship Store Launch

Shalini Gupta-Patel founded the UK based premium jewellery brand, Red Dot Jewels who offer hand-crafted Indian inspired silver & semi precious jewellery. In Shalini’s words,“Our concept is to provide UK women with an alternative to fine jewellery without compromising on style and design whilst at an affordable price”.  Red Dot Jewels launched only in 2011 and since…

#LFW16 Highlights: Day 2

Following on from our Lakme Fashion Week’s day 1 post – day 2 was jam packed with emerging fashion designers, with the day focussing on Indian Textiles. See which designers grabbed our attention in our highlights below! Swati & Sunaina The designers Swati & Sunaina joined together in 2007 with a vision to offer hand-woven Benarasi sarees….

#LFW2016 Highlights: Day 1

India’s biggest fashion week bonanza, Lakme Fashion Week Summer/Resort ’16 took place recently. For those are new to this fashion week, LFW is organized twice every year. LFW born with a vision to “redefine the future of fashion and integrate India into the global fashion world”. We take you through our highlights of day 1! Pinakin Architect and…

Kya Hua? At The Aashni + Co Wedding Show 2016

The iconic The Dorchester, London, welcomed South Asian fashion royalty on Sunday 10th January as the second, annual Aashni + Co Wedding Show in association with Mustang Productions presented bridal and couture collections by some of the most talented South Asian designers in the industry today. Founder and Creative Director, Aashni Anshul Doshi (Shah) pulled together…

Aashni + Co Wedding Show 2016

After the great success of the Aashni + Co Wedding Show 2015, they will be hosting their second South Asian high fashion extravaganza, in association with Mustang Productions on Sunday 10th January 2016, taking place at Ballroom Suite, The Dorchester, 53 Park Lane, Mayfair, London W1K 1QA. We joined them last year and it was a truly…

Fashion Tips with India Boulevard

India Boulevard exclusively shares their top Asian fashion tips with us, from the fashionista herself Akta Adani, the founder of this e-commerce Asian fashion sensation! Fashion Tip 1: Fish Cut or Flared outfit? Fish Cut: This style is fitted till the knee and then flares out at the bottom. It fits well on the hips and…

Aashni + Co presents Designer’s Day with Manish Malhotra

Aashni + Co are back again with a special surprise: an opportunity to meet Manish Malhotra at his festive and bridal preview at the Aashni + Co store. Also two of the UK’s leading South Asian hair and makeup artists, Aamir Naveed and Ambreen, will also be providing special consultations and exclusive booking offers on packages…

The Anjalee & Arjun Kapoor Experience

Anjalee and Arjun Kapoor’s creations are an accolade to art, style and all things luxury. In Bollywood Anjallee & Arjun have dressed celebrities including Katrina Kaif, Deepika Padukone, Anushka Sharma, Kangana Ranaut and many more. Not only do they cater for women, but they offer menswear and precious jewellery too. Arjun out of the duo plays the business mastermind…

Interview with Raishma

Raishma is the predominant fashion brand within the UK’s Asian fashion market, which has been growing stronger than ever. Raishma’s online platform has been an emerging success, which landed her Best Online Business Award 2015 at the English Asian Business Awards! Not only that, but Raishma opened their boutique store earlier this year at the East Shopping Centre located on London’s Green…

#Throwback: The Aashni + Co Wedding Show 2015

Last year brought one of the most prestigious events in the UK: Aashni + Co Wedding Show, which was situated in the luxurious Dorchester Hotel. This event was dhamaka! The decor set-up by Zouch & Lamare was simply stunning and blew me away – see for yourself. Manish Malhotra Manish Malhotra’s creativity and genius span the spheres of…