The Luxury Walk-Through at Anita Dongre’s new flagship store

Anita Dongre - Qutub Store  (23)

Luxury lies in every detail that goes into the making of brand – Anita Dongre. The core philosophy of the designer and her brand ‘to revive India’s rich heirloom crafts’ manifests into tangible luxury in all of its creations.

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Manav Gangwani’s bridal collection at India Couture Week 2016

Manav Gangwani and Kangana Ranaut, India Couture Week 2016

This year at India Couture Week 2016, master couturier Manav Gangwani debuted his new label, ‘Manav Gangwani India’. To launch his new label, he unveiled his new collection ‘Begum-e-Jannat’ at the show. The inspiration for this collection originated in the intricacy of the Mughal era and the Royal age.

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Jewellery defining Nizami Aesthetics

Frosted treasure by Mehtaphor

Frosted treasure by Mehtaphor

Simplistic statement at its best is what can be said for this collection – Frosted treasure by Mehtaphor. Each piece is handcrafted with brass, kundan stones, and pearls and is gold plated.

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Amrapali’s Zardozi Collection

Silver Gold Plated Crystal Mosaic Zardozi Pearl Choker by Amrapali

Silver Gold Plated Crystal Mosaic Zardozi Pearl Choker by Amrapali

Zardozi is a Persian word that means sewing with gold string. Zardozi attained its summit in the 17th century, under the patronage of Mughal Emperors. The art of zardozi was revived along with many traditional methods of embroidery in the middle of this century, after its decline with the Mughal patronage.

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Minakari Gets a Modern Touch

Alpana Gujral's collection

Alpana Gujral’s collection

Alpana Gujral is a distinguished jewelry designer from New Delhi, India who has been arduously perfecting her craft for over 25 years.  Over the years she has worked closely with master craftsmen from the state of Rajasthan to develop her signature style of jewelry–a marriage of traditional styles with contemporary forms.

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