Back in my previous semester of college we had a subject Related fabrics to Fashion. We were to work with different types of fabrics and study their composition and fall. Here’s my first, using denim. Now denim is a pretty sturdy fabric. Its a cotton warp faced textile in which weft passes under two or three warp threads creating a diagonal effect commonly called twill … Continue reading Silhouettes using Denim
I don’t know whether its a phase or coz of my semester, I am currently going through writer’s block. Words are not coming, ideas are dead, prompts ain’t working for me. What the hell is happening? Why is it happening?? Uh its probably my semester, I am feeling a little too disconnected with my blog lately, have too much going on. I feel I am … Continue reading Writer’s Block
The best and the most beautiful things in this world cannot be seen or even touched. They must be felt with the heart. – Helen Keller Continue reading Thought of the day – 31st January 2018
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
Everything you’ve ever wanted, is on the other side of fear. Continue reading Thought of the day – 24th January 2018
So I’ve been working on some more graphics and here they are. I’m still kinda tinkering with these, any suggestions? any opinions? Would appreciate some feedback. Continue reading Some new stuff
Hey everyone! So here’s again, my 3rd take at Liebster award. I was just nominated by Ta-An from Ta-An Speaks. Beautiful blog over there do check it out. Now moving on to the award. 1- What scent reminds you of home and why? Ahh that’s hard to answer because there is a very peculiar smell which I know but can’t describe. I guess its a … Continue reading Liebster Award #3
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
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 a mandala pattern I created using poster colors. Continue reading Artful Saturdays – Mandala
Hey! So a few days ago I posted “Whats your problem? I’ll find a solution for it.” Our first task where we had to look around us infact beyond us and find one problem and come with a design solution for it. So the two ideas that I posted and were approved, I made the first few sketches of the ideas. So here they are. … Continue reading First Sketches!
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?
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.
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
Hey everyone! How are you all doing. I’m great here. My college has started, its been a week, and I’m blogging! hahah! I am managing them both. Yay for me. Lol anyways, so getting back on track. This semester we have a module Visual Culture, in which we have 4 subjects – Research Methods, Visual presentation, Design Thinking and Contextual design, craft and trend study … Continue reading Design Thinking!
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