From learning how to drape a sari by Bollywood experts to using specialized gadgets to get the pleats right, the art of sari draping in the United States seems to be on its version 2.0.
In a world rife with uncertainties and upheavals, the fashion industry continues to flourish and give hope. Historically, fashion adopts the struggles of the moment to come up with the most iconic style statements that continue to inspire.
As pageants around the world have been associated with traditional ideals of race and beauty, choosing mixed origin pageant queens as representatives of a particular country or culture has often invited criticism in the conformist circles of beauty parades.
We are consumed every time an Indian gets however passing a recognition abroad.
Even though designers are constantly churning out both newer and classical representations of saris on runways and in Bollywood, in the pace of our everyday lives, saris are increasingly taking a back seat.
In Indian households the change has been particularly exemplary given the country’s patriarchal history.
Big, bold Indian weddings are a norm across the globe.
The talk in champagne circles that ranged from botoxed bosoms to derma fillers, has quietly morphed to mindful massages and the benefits of Ayurveda.