Rebecca Vargese

Biography:

A Star Wars lover living in denial, Rebecca Vargese thinks Ewoks are awesome. When not stringing together words to describe fashion and couture, she enjoys listening to old school rock, collecting Lego figures and binge-watching House MD. Ps. She also shares a birthday with Harleen Quinzel.

How India and China’s growing sneaker craze is championing cross-cultural exchange globally

At the annual Taobao Makers’ Festival in Hangzhou, we explore how the rapidly growing craze for sneakers is helping millennials embrace their ethnicity, and also create an age of cultural exchange

21 Nov 2019

Chidiyaa offers its new line Aasmani, inspired by the sky and the sea, alongside their classic indigo staples

The brand’s latest line, Aasmani is inspired by the sky and sea, the range of saris, crop tops, kurtas and dresses feature fish motifs, waves, poppies and dragonflies

14 Nov 2019

Chennai-based designer Rehane kicks off a series of pop-ups on heritage textile crafts

The designer has set her sights on showcasing the works of master craftsmen, artisans and weavers she has collaborated with over the years.

19 Nov 2019

Shades of India’s festive collection, Jugni employs origami folding techniques on Punjabi gota patti 

An assortment of Winter/Festive apparel that includes variations of kurtas, pyjamas, saris, blouses, shararas, skirts and dupattas, the line boasts a massive range of 75 styles

31 Oct 2019

Nadiya Paar’s festive edit highlights designer Megha Kanera’s love for flowers

Set to unveil her new wedding/resort wear collection, Forget Me Not explores a newer gamut of indigenous Indian blooms as motifs.  

31 Oct 2019

Chennai label, Dvaa's latest collection Love Letters offers easy-to-wear, fuss-free silhouettes in Jamdani weaves

The collection offers separates like dresses, tunics, kurtas, crop tops, pants and co-ord sets in organic hand-dyed hues of marigold, indigo and ivory

31 Oct 2019

Chennai-based Label Ritika’s festive line Gul-è-Afra takes its design cues from the Mughal era

Intricately embellished ensembles and traditional silhouettes have always been designer Ritika Kankani’s forte

07 Nov 2019

Sequins, embroidery and jewelled hues — Collage’s Diwali pop-up offers the best of festive glam 
 

Bringing together crowd favourites from brands like Raw Mango, Pero, Jayanti Reddy, Mrinalini Rao and Payal Khandwala, the Diwali Sparkle is also set to introduce younger brands to the city

24 Oct 2019

Manish Arora on why fashion is the only thing that can sustain him creatively and his new collaboration with Koovs

Expanding on this gamut of his ingenuity, once again, the eponymous label — Manish Arora Paris, recently launched a second collaboration with Koovs, introducing a new category of unisex wear 

24 Oct 2019

F1 driver Karun Chandhok opens up about the ups and downs in his career, and how family trumps all
 

We trace how he made his way up from the Indian National Racing Championship circuits to the paddocks of Formula 1 in 2010

18 Oct 2019

Torani’s bold festive collection encapsulates the essence of Shyam Benegal’s drama, Mandi

For his latest collection, Bazaar of Love — Mandi, the designer once again returns to his preferred muse for inspiration — in this case, Bollywood

03 Oct 2019

Rareism’s A/W 19 collection offers a unique take on classic wardrobe staples
 

The interlude from the everyday, mundane contours come in the form of varying ensemble lengths, draping, panels and and surface techniques

03 Oct 2019

Payal Pratap takes cues from the Mediterranean for her Pre-Fall collection

Morocco consists of dresses, tunics, tops and jumpsuits in structured and draped variations

03 Oct 2019

Funky Fish promises the best of celebratory wear, jewellery, footwear and more

Of the 27 apparel brands, four accessory labels and two jewellery houses on the roster for the Festive Fever, here’s our pick of designers to look forward to.

27 Sep 2019

Chaitanya Rao’s festive edit combines breezy silhouettes with bold embroidery

Set to unveil a limited collection, the series follows a similar aesthetic as the designer’s previous resortwear collection and is all about lightweight fabrics that allow the wearer seamless movement

27 Sep 2019

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