Category: Fashion

This Summer’s It-Accessory Gets a Political Spin

All products featured on Vogue are independently selected by our editors. However, when you buy something through our retail links, we may earn an affiliate commission. No, it’s not a mask. While there is no doubt that masks have ruled our 2020 summer accessories moments—and we love all of their varieties from the most minimal to the positively evening—it […]

Artists Are Now Making Masks as Merch

It didn’t take long for fashion brands to recognize that masks are the new normal: Collina Strada, Tory Burch, and countless others have designed them in playful, summery prints. Stars such as Jennifer Aniston, Lady Gaga, Lizzo, and more have all uploaded photos of themselves wearing coverings that not only protect themselves and others, but also stay true to […]

Face mask fashion: A mirror on humanity; a quest to be a wardrobe must-have

Face masks have become a ‘don’t-leave-home-without-them’ items for billions around the world. (Representational Image) (Unsplash)       House keys, wallet or purse, mobile phone and …. oh, yes: face mask. Reluctantly for many, but also inexorably in the face of a deadly invisible enemy, small rectangles of flimsy yet live-saving tissue have in mere months joined the […]

A fresher iteration of fashion week transmitted an air of fun or created a void?

      After the Paris Haute Couture Week was streamed on the digital stratosphere, Vanessa Friedman of New York Times wrote, “Honestly, give me the runway. I never thought I would write those words… But what this whole digital experiment ultimately revealed is that, though music and movies have been using fashion to their own ends for decades […]

      Face masks looked different in March. The ones at medical stores or online marketplaces were disposable, dull grey or green. They looked like they’d match well with surgical scrubs or hazmat suits. You were buying them for utility, you convinced yourself, not fashion. But as the pandemic spread across India, and face masks became […]

The Best Smart Casual Dressing Guide You’ll Ever Read

Trying to find the true meaning of the phrase smart casual can quickly turn into a nightmare. The Oxford Dictionary defines it as “neat, conventional, yet relatively informal in style, especially as worn to conform to a particular dress code”. But these days it’s quite common for smart casual to be the dress code. So you go online to […]

How To Wear The Utility Trend

Workwear has been a mainstay in menswear for some time – think chore jackets, boilersuits, postman (or Derby) shoes – but more recently the trend has taken a step even further towards the functional. In recent seasons we’ve seen what look like fly-fishing jackets on the catwalks. There are models wearing sci-fi utility belts. And most […]

Significance of Weddings for Indian Fashion Industry

Tradition has long dictated the ebbs and flows of the typical Indian wedding. This is especially true for the timing of the nuptials, with festivities typically planned between October and January. The reasons for choosing this select window are both poetic and prosaic-while the former regards the season as auspicious, especially given its proximity to Navaratri […]