Indian Fashion in 1970’s

India has a long history of fashion. It dates back to ancient times. Interestingly Indian fashion always involved draping, there were no tailor made garments. Tailors were brought in India by the Mughals. It was after then that stitched garments were started. 70’s was considered the Most fashionable decade in India. Why? lets have a look. Mumtaz gave wearing of a saree a very different … Continue reading Indian Fashion in 1970’s

Graphics

With designing comes greater responsibility. CAD (Computer Aided Design). If you are a designer you have to have software’s like photoshop and illustrator on your fingertips. So going with it, our CAD sessions started off with out introduction to layer masking. Now I am not really gonna bore you guys with explaining it all and giving a tutorial, you will find a ton of it … Continue reading Graphics

Craft inspired Fashion?

Hey everyone! So today I have something interesting for you guys. Is an Indian Teenager ready for craft inspired fashion? That’s a million dollar question. A positive response to this could entirely change the fate of Indian Craftsmen. While India has some amazing crafts to offer, our craft industry is declining because the current generation is not interested in this age old legacy. Can you … Continue reading Craft inspired Fashion?

Whats your problem? I’ll find a solution for it.

After that interactive video of Tony Fadell in Ted Talk, we were given our first assignment. Look beyond habituation and find that one problem which is going unnoticed and come up with a design solution for it. Now this was a tough task because everyday you crib about your life problems, but when asked to mention one, its difficult to find it. All of a … Continue reading Whats your problem? I’ll find a solution for it.

The First Secret of Design

Our semester begins with an interactive video of Tony Fadell by Ted Talks, where he talks about The First Secret of Design – Noticing. Anthony Michael “Tony” Fadell (born March 22, 1969) is a Lebanese-American inventor, designer, entrepreneur, and angel investor. He has been the Senior Vice President of the iPod division at Apple Inc. and is known as “one of the fathers of the iPod”. He then founded … Continue reading The First Secret of Design

Artful Saturdays – PC Sketch #4

Hey everyone welcome to Artful Saturdays. This is one of my weekly segments where I share a new creative piece every week. This week is another pencil color sketch that I recently finished. Well adding another piece to my currently going on “Once Upon a Time” collection, I sketched the most talked couple of the show. Captain Hook and Emma Swan, or as they are referred … Continue reading Artful Saturdays – PC Sketch #4