2) LEATHER FREE BAGS BY BOTTEGA VENETA: Bottega Veneta surprised us with the startling collection of entirely leather-free handbags. Leather is replaced with woven Washi, a delicate material (a paper) obtained from the bark of the rapidly growing Kazo tree, found in abundance in Japan and also known a relative of mulberry.

 

 

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3) FUR FREE BAGS BY GUCCI: Gucci tried to take a strong stand among the leading fashion labels with its decision to go Fur free, setting the stage for other mainstream brands, yet to embrace the ethical, fur-free road, to follow, get inspirations from. 

 

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4) BEAUTY AND THE BEAST CAPSULE BY CHRISTOPHER KANE: Inspired by Disney's 'Beauty and the Beast', especially celebrating the character of Bella played by Emma Watson, designer Christopher Kane has come up with a ready to wear limited edition capsule collection for both the sexes using materials from EU's leading ethical factories, organic cotton, organic silk with complemented with Swarovski crystals.

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5) BODICE DESIGNER RUCHIKA SACHDEVA: The young designer, who got trained under Vivienne Westwood in London previously, made a brave statement with her award winning design collection for the International Woolmark Prize 2018 and stood out in contrast to its contemporaries, employing a casually sustainable approach and conscious choice.

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6) PERO BY ANITA DONGRE: The designer made a stunning statement with her Eco Fashion brand Pero that attempts to incorporate a novel technique by using paper as a textile.

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7) NIKE: Ahead of the Tokyo 2020 Games, the brand debuted progressive new collections featuring sustainable materials for all athletes. As the growing climate emergency continues to disrupt competition and training, Nike’s sustainable innovations signal the brand’s commitment to helping protect the future of the planet – and, consequently, the future of sports. Highlights include their most sustainably designed medal stand uniform in Team USA history, footwear built predominantly from recycled waste and lifestyle apparel that embraces the goal of a zero-carbon future.

 

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Everyone everywhere is talking about climate change and its consequences. And there is no point playing the “who is more at fault” game anymore because eventually, everyone will bear the consequences.

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“We all are participants of the high energy-consuming social economy, whether it's the manufacturing industry, food production/farming, transportation or basic dependency on air conditioning,” says Akshra Dalal, Director, JD Institute of Fashion Technology, India. 

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In August last year, during the G7 summit, the world witnessed what could be perhaps the bravest move within the fashion industry yet, when the most influential fashion houses, under the direction of French president Emmanuel Macron, came together to form a Fashion Pact.

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Over the last couple of years, an array of innovative inventions has been flooding the design world along with alternative, ethically sourced materials. We bring to you 7 designer brands, from across the world that have not only embraced sustainability but have taken it to another level.

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1) ORANGE FIBER CAPSULE COLLECTION BY SALVATORE FERRAGAMO: Just a couple of years ago, Salvatore Ferragamo patented a novel process of utilizing common food waste, to be more specific, humble fiber obtained from the skins of edible Orange, the first material extracted from a citrus fruits.

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Treat yourself this Valentine’s Day with a sumptuous selection from the world of Salvatore Ferragamo gifts. Link in Bio. #FerragamoValentinesDay

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3) FUR FREE BAGS BY GUCCI: Gucci tried to take a strong stand among the leading fashion labels with its decision to go Fur free, setting the stage for other mainstream brands, yet to embrace the ethical, fur-free road, to follow, get inspirations from. 

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Inspired by the equestrian roots of the House, the double ring and bar hardware appears on the #Gucci1955Horsebit bag paired with ‘Gucci Orgasmique’. Worn with lingerie-style dress, the top handle bag appears in an image from #OfCourseAHorse, the #GucciSS20 campaign. Discover more through link in bio. @alessandro_michele #AlessandroMichele #GucciOrgasmique

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4) BEAUTY AND THE BEAST CAPSULE BY CHRISTOPHER KANE: Inspired by Disney's 'Beauty and the Beast', especially celebrating the character of Bella played by Emma Watson, designer Christopher Kane has come up with a ready to wear limited edition capsule collection for both the sexes using materials from EU's leading ethical factories, organic cotton, organic silk with complemented with Swarovski crystals.

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LOOK 6 PRE-FALL 2019 Photography: @laurenceellis Stylist: @adoniskentros Hair: @ochayekinoo Makeup: @samantha_qureshi Model: @lara_mullen #ChristopherKane

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6) PERO BY ANITA DONGRE: The designer made a stunning statement with her Eco Fashion brand Pero that attempts to incorporate a novel technique by using paper as a textile.

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The dress of panelled botanical prints, subtle yet chic. @anitadongreusa Lilia Dress | Resort 2019 #AnitaDongre #AnitaDongreResort #AnitaDongreReadyToWear #AnitaDongreUSA

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7) NIKE: Ahead of the Tokyo 2020 Games, the brand debuted progressive new collections featuring sustainable materials for all athletes. As the growing climate emergency continues to disrupt competition and training, Nike’s sustainable innovations signal the brand’s commitment to helping protect the future of the planet – and, consequently, the future of sports. Highlights include their most sustainably designed medal stand uniform in Team USA history, footwear built predominantly from recycled waste and lifestyle apparel that embraces the goal of a zero-carbon future.

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The Future of Sport is here. #Nike2020 ⠀ Head to our link in bio to join us.

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As the growing climate emergency continues to disrupt competition and training, Nike’s sustainable innovations signal the brand’s commitment to helping protect the future of the planet – and, consequently, the future of sports. Highlights include their most sustainably designed medal stand uniform in Team USA history, footwear built predominantly from recycled waste and lifestyle apparel that embraces the goal of a zero-carbon future.   [instagram]https://www.instagram.com/p/B8Mu6yRAtPT/?utm_source=ig_embed&utm_campaign=loading[/instagram] "},"isSSR":false,"ttl":1585430571261},"https://www.cosmopolitan.in/api/menu/":[{"key":"9f4a441f-5d6b-4b68-a684-c9f8168c03a2","title":"Beauty","path":"/beauty","uri":"","alias":"","external":false,"absolute":"","weight":"0","expanded":false,"enabled":true,"uuid":"","options":[],"meta_title":"Beauty","meta_description":"","meta_keyword":""},{"key":"527eea31-5a53-4f8a-849e-ef18dbbdec00","title":"Celebrity","path":"/celebrity","uri":"","alias":"","external":false,"absolute":"","weight":"0","expanded":false,"enabled":true,"uuid":"","options":[],"meta_title":"Celebrity","meta_description":"","meta_keyword":""},{"key":"5d1004a4-3fc4-45f3-904b-9208acc30f1a","title":"Fashion","path":"/fashion","uri":"","alias":"","external":false,"absolute":"","weight":"0","expanded":false,"enabled":true,"uuid":"","options":[],"meta_title":"Fashion","meta_description":"","meta_keyword":""},{"key":"91db078b-4663-4795-80fd-42eccce02561","title":"Life","path":"/life","uri":"","alias":"","external":false,"absolute":"","weight":"0","expanded":false,"enabled":true,"uuid":"","options":[],"meta_title":"Life","meta_description":"","meta_keyword":""},{"key":"5aaab124-5d5f-4d0f-ac04-d4b74bdd4f14","title":"Relationships","path":"/relationships","uri":"","alias":"","external":false,"absolute":"","weight":"0","expanded":false,"enabled":true,"uuid":"","options":[],"meta_title":"Relationships","meta_description":"","meta_keyword":""}],"https://www.cosmopolitan.in/api/category/fashion":{"status":200,"response":[{"nid":"19904","title":"How This Designer Creates Printed textiles from Industrial Soot","field_dek":"Textile designer and founder of the label Soot, Neha Rao, uses the byproduct of industrial fuel to create prints\r\n","modified":"2020-03-27 15:53:53","status":"1","field_full_dek":"Soot as the name implies is the carbon black, the pollutant that accumulates when any fossil fuel is burnt. The label Soot founded by 27-year-old Mumbai-based Neha Rao, in 2018, collects the waste from pharma and pesticides companies, treats them to create a powder. The powder is then used for screen printing on surfaces like fabric and paper. Rao initially launched her brand with soot-printed sarees and yardages but later on included shirts, skirts, kurtas and dresses as the demand grew. \r\n\r\n\r\n\r\nA graduate from National Institute of Design, Ahmedabad, the idea to utilize the industrial byproduct came to her while doing a course at Chelsea College of Art and Design in London, in 2017. She was asked to come up with a sustainable innovation that could be used in the fashion industry. “I decided to come up with something that would help the textile industry back in India, where the biggest impact point in terms of pollution is colouration,” she says adding “and natural dyes don’t provide a solution.” She reasons when it comes to large scale production natural dyes pose a problem as a huge amount of natural resources have to be used. “Besides, colour fastness is a problem. It has to be mixed with certain chemicals to make it stay on clothes,” quips Rao. \r\n\r\n\r\n\r\nAfter much research on carbon black and its application in different ways for colouration, she came up with a formula to treat and use it for printing. “Soot is a byproduct, we can’t escape. Tonnes of it is produced every 3-6 months in India. Some of it is used in the production of cement tyres but a lot of it goes into water bodies or the soil,” she says. 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Let us demonstrate with some of the season’s most Insta-bait style.\r\n","modified":"2020-03-22 08:52:02","status":"1","field_full_dek":"1. VISOR: Having outgrown its ‘beachwear’ image, it’s now being taken everywhere. So accessorise like it’s 1985 with a visor. Your mom will have instant déjà vu!\r\n\r\n\r\n\r\n \r\n\r\nNora Fatehi\r\n\r\n\r\n\r\nKiara Advani\r\n\r\n2. BOATER: If PC can wear it to Cannes, you sure as hell can’t need more convincing! In fact, why not go a step further and pick one with a veil, to up the glamour?! Or wear a regular one plonked back on the head for a ‘kewl chiller’ vibe.\r\n\r\n\r\n\r\nPriyanka Chopra Jonas\r\n\r\n \r\n\r\n\r\n\r\nAishwarya Rai Bachchan\r\n\r\n3. FLOPPY: First things first: for everyone’s safety, don’t wear this bb in a super-crowded place. Also important: if your hat is literally larger than life, stick to minimal accessories for the rest of your outfit.\r\n\r\n\r\n\r\nEmily Ratajkowski\r\n\r\n \r\n\r\n\r\n\r\nKangana Ranaut\r\n\r\n \r\n\r\n\r\n\r\nAthiya Shetty\r\n\r\n4. BASEBALL: Not just gym gear, you can embrace a casual vibe even with the classic jeans-and-tee/shirt combo, or a fun jumpsuit, or, if your’re really feeling yourself, even a cool striped bikini.\r\n\r\n\r\n\r\nMiley Cyrus\r\n\r\n5. BUCKET: Riri, Gigi, and Kendall are wearing them...and you should, too, TBH. Whether it’s a day at the beach, a girls’ brunch, or a night out with bae, this one’s guaranteed to go with any outfit\r\n\r\n\r\n\r\nRihanna\r\n\r\n \r\n\r\n\r\n\r\nBillie Eilish\r\n\r\n \r\n\r\n\r\n\r\nSusie Lao\r\n\r\n \r\n","type":"story","field_meta_title":null,"field_meta_description":"Cosmopolitan, cosmoindia, cosmo, cosmo.in, cosmopolitan.in, hat styles, types of hats, fashion hats ,stylish hats, cool hats, Instagram hats ","field_meta_keyword":"Cosmopolitan, cosmoindia, cosmo, cosmo.in, cosmopolitan.in, hat styles, types of hats, fashion hats ,stylish hats, cool hats, Instagram hats ","image":"https://akm-img-a-in.tosshub.com/sites/cosmo/sites/default/files/2020-03/2x1_2.jpg?xJPe2GBzUCuTL2GAncyfpeJRsMEluQry","image1x1":"https://akm-img-a-in.tosshub.com/sites/cosmo/sites/default/files/2020-03/2x1_2.jpg?xJPe2GBzUCuTL2GAncyfpeJRsMEluQry","field_editory_by":null,"path":"/fashion/features/a19745/5-fashionable-hats-you-need-be-wearing-summer","created":"22 March 2020 ","time_created":"2020-03-22T10:00:00+05:30","field_section":"Fashion","field_section_url":"/fashion","field_content_type":"Features","notes":null,"notes_syn":null,"userData_node":null,"userData":null,"field_first_name":null,"authorpath":null,"userPicUrl":null},{"nid":"19821","title":"How 9 Luxury Fashion Brands are Supporting the Fight Against Coronavirus ","field_dek":"From producing hand sanitiser to funding research, here's how Louis Vuitton, Dior, Versace, Bvlgari and many others are pitching in aid against the Coronavirus pandemic.\r\n","modified":"2020-03-18 13:45:05","status":"1","field_full_dek":"As the world unites against the Coronavirus pandemic, luxury fashion brands are pitching in their support to aid the fight. According to Business Insider, the luxury sector has lost billions amid the COVID-19 outbreak, with the Europe Textiles, Apparel and Luxury Goods Index reporting a 23% drop since January. But, this has not stopped some of the most prominent names in the game from donating millions in funds and services to help those affected by the advent of Coronavirus. Here’s how 9 well-known fashion brands and conglomerates are pitching in. \r\n\r\n \r\n\r\n1. The LVMH Group: The luxury conglomerate that owns brands such as Louis Vuitton, Christian Dior, Givenchy and many more announced that they will be using some of their facilities to produce free hand sanitizer in response to the shortage in France caused by the Coronavirus epidemic.\r\n\r\n\r\n\r\n“LVMH will use the production lines of its perfume and cosmetic brands to produce large quantities of hydroalcoholic gels from Monday,” LVMH said in a statement. “These gels will be delivered free of charge to the (French) health authorities.”\r\n\r\n \r\n\r\n[twitter]https://twitter.com/DrSepah/status/1239671593522958337?ref_src=twsrc%5Etfw[/twitter]\r\n \r\n\r\n2.  Bvlgari: Early last month, Bvlgari contributed an unspecified amount to the Istituto Lazzaro Spallanzani in Rome. The institute's medical team is reported to be amongst the first who were able to isolate the DNA of the COVID-19. \r\n\r\n\r\n\r\n \r\n\r\n3. Versace: Donatella Versace and her daughter Allegra Versace Beck have pledged more than $200,000 (approx. ₹15,000,000) to the intensive care units of the San Raffaele hospital in Milan.\r\n\r\n\r\n\r\n4. Prada: The company have announced that they will be funding two new ICUs in three of Milan’s prominent hospitals, Sacco, San Raffaele and Vittore Buzzi. \r\n\r\n \r\n\r\n5. Giorgio Armani: The brand has donated nearly $1.4 million ( approx. ₹100,000,000) to various hospitals around Italy.\r\n\r\n\r\n\r\n6. Gucci: Marco Bizzarri, the chief executive officer for Gucci, has personally given more than $100,000 (approx. ₹7,500,000) to hospitals in the Emilia-Romagna region of Italy, which is home to some of the highest number of infected Coronavirus patients. \r\n\r\n \r\n\r\n7. Dolce and Gabbana: D&G have announced that their brand will be donating to support research by professors at the Humanitas University in Italy, who are seeking to find a solution to help fight the virus. \r\n\r\n\r\n\r\n \r\n\r\n8. Hermes: The brand has pledged 5 million Chinese yuan to the China Soong China Ling Foundation to help aid medical professionals currently fighting the virus in the country.\r\n\r\n \r\n\r\n9. Renzo Rosso: The parent company of Viktor & Rolf, Diesel, Marni and many others, Renzo Rosso’s Only The Brave Foundation shared an Instagram post asking followers to donate directly to the foundation so that they can distribute funds to smaller, more localized organisations in need.\r\n\r\n\r\n\r\n\r\n \r\n\r\n\r\n \r\n\r\n \r\n\r\n\r\n\r\n \r\n\r\n\r\n\r\n\r\nView this post on Instagram\r\n\r\n\r\n \r\n\r\n\r\n\r\n \r\n\r\n \r\n\r\n \r\n\r\n\r\n\r\n \r\n\r\n \r\n\r\n\r\n\r\n \r\n\r\n \r\n\r\n \r\n\r\n\r\n\r\nI nostri pensieri vanno a coloro che in queste ultime settimane stanno impegnando tutti i loro mezzi e ed energie per combattere un nemico insidioso. Aiutarli è possibile, rimanendo a casa, con un semplice click. Il resto lo facciamo noi. #StaiACasa 🏠 Qui i dati per la donazione: IBAN : IT80 L030 6909 6061 0000 0139 761 causale: Coronavirus oppure nostra pagina DONATE { link in bio }\r\n\r\nA post shared by Only The Brave Foundation (@otbfoundation) on Mar 12, 2020 at 11:25am PDT\r\n\r\n\r\n\r\n\r\n\r\n\r\n \r\n\r\n\r\n \r\n\r\n \r\n\r\n\r\n\r\n \r\n\r\n\r\n\r\n\r\nView this post on Instagram\r\n\r\n\r\n \r\n\r\n\r\n\r\n \r\n\r\n \r\n\r\n \r\n\r\n\r\n\r\n \r\n\r\n \r\n\r\n\r\n\r\n \r\n\r\n \r\n\r\n \r\n\r\n\r\n\r\nOTB Foundation ha come missione raggiungere l’obiettivo al 100%, senza sprechi e senza ruberie Tutti stanno agendo per i grandi centri, noi vogliamo occuparci di quelli meno visibili ma altrettanto bisognosi Segnalateci esempi concreti da prendere in considerazione Aspettiamo il vostro contributo e insieme faremo di più IBAN: IT80 L030 6909 6061 0000 0139 761 causale: coronavirus www.otbfoundation.org/donate #OnlyTheBrave #OTBFoundation\r\n\r\nA post shared by Renzo Rosso (@renzorosso) on Mar 17, 2020 at 3:10am PDT\r\n\r\n\r\n\r\nIn these uncertain and tumultuous times, we applaud the efforts of every brand, and each individual pitching in to do their bit. As the world unites to overcome the Coronavirus crisis, each endeavour, no matter how big or small counts to help us win. \r\n","type":"story","field_meta_title":null,"field_meta_description":"cosmo, cosmoindia, cosmopolitan india, cosmo.in, cosmopolitan.in, coronavirus, fight against coronavirus, luxury brands coronavirus, LVMH coronavirus, LVMH hand sanitizer, Dior hand sanitiser, Vesace, Versace coronavirus, Donatella Versace Coronavirus, Armani, Gucci, D&G, bvlgari, CVOID-19, Simrit Tiwana, Fashion and coronavirus, fashion industry Coronavirus ","field_meta_keyword":"cosmo, cosmoindia, cosmopolitan india, cosmo.in, cosmopolitan.in, coronavirus, fight against coronavirus, luxury brands coronavirus, LVMH coronavirus, LVMH hand sanitizer, Dior hand sanitiser, Vesace, Versace coronavirus, Donatella Versace Coronavirus, Armani, Gucci, D&G, bvlgari, CVOID-19, Simrit Tiwana, Fashion and coronavirus, fashion industry Coronavirus ","image":"https://akm-img-a-in.tosshub.com/sites/cosmo/sites/default/files/2020-03/Screenshot%202020-03-18%20at%205.02.39%20PM.png?ivWIWK3UieY5vJ54loaOWqNRpZfqCI24","image1x1":"https://akm-img-a-in.tosshub.com/sites/cosmo/sites/default/files/2020-03/Screenshot%202020-03-18%20at%205.02.39%20PM.png?ivWIWK3UieY5vJ54loaOWqNRpZfqCI24","field_editory_by":"By","path":"/fashion/features/a19821/how-9-luxury-fashion-brands-are-supporting-fight-against-coronavirus","created":"18 March 2020 ","time_created":"2020-03-18T17:00:00+05:30","field_section":"Fashion","field_section_url":"/fashion","field_content_type":"Features","notes":null,"notes_syn":null,"userData_node":"467","userData":{"userPicUrl":"https://akm-img-a-in.tosshub.com/sites/cosmo/sites/default/files/user/images/photo_200_1495215595.jpg","uid":"467","field_first_name":"Simrit Tiwana","editor_sef":"/author/467/stiwan"},"field_first_name":null,"authorpath":null,"userPicUrl":null},{"nid":"19743","title":"Meet 4 Women Behind India’s Rental Fashion Movement","field_dek":"The women behind the country's burgeoning clothing and accessory rental fashion movement tell us why it’s the future of fashion. \r\n","modified":"2020-03-18 10:57:23","status":"1","field_full_dek":"","type":"gallery","field_meta_title":null,"field_meta_description":"cosmo, cosmpolitan, cosmopolitan india, cosmopolitan.in, cosmo.in, fashion, rental, fashion rental, sustainable, rent clothes, eco-conscious fashion, go green ","field_meta_keyword":"cosmo, cosmpolitan, cosmopolitan india, cosmopolitan.in, cosmo.in, fashion, rental, fashion rental, sustainable, rent clothes, eco-conscious fashion, go green ","image":"https://akm-img-a-in.tosshub.com/sites/cosmo/sites/default/files/2020-03/Screenshot%202020-03-18%20at%203.26.13%20PM.png?6ryFfK_.cGW04kFlroGCInwrDVRg7k9o","image1x1":"https://akm-img-a-in.tosshub.com/sites/cosmo/sites/default/files/2020-03/Screenshot%202020-03-18%20at%203.26.13%20PM.png?6ryFfK_.cGW04kFlroGCInwrDVRg7k9o","field_editory_by":null,"path":"/fashion/features/g19743/meet-4-women-behind-indias-rental-fashion-movement","created":"17 March 2020 ","time_created":"2020-03-17T18:00:00+05:30","field_section":"Fashion","field_section_url":"/fashion","field_content_type":"Features","notes":null,"notes_syn":null,"userData_node":null,"userData":null,"field_first_name":null,"authorpath":null,"userPicUrl":null},{"nid":"19804","title":"Celeb-approved Ways to Add Florals to Your Wardrobe","field_dek":"Brighten up your look with some help from the Bollywood brigade.\r\n\r\n \r\n\r\n \r\n","modified":"2020-03-16 10:19:55","status":"1","field_full_dek":"A time-less trend that becomes ubiquitous during spring is florals. Fresh and feminine, it flatters almost everyone. From subtle prints in delectable pastel hues to bolder and bigger ones on darker shades, floral prints an make the right statement when worn or paired properly. Style experts term florals as one of the most versatile prints that can be combined with other patterns or worn on its own. They can be dressed up and down with slight tweaks for day outings as well as night parties. Our Bollywood brigade has got its the floral game on fleek. Read up for a quick lesson in styling from these chicas!\r\n\r\n \r\n\r\nAll Over Florals\r\n\r\nKatrina Kaif sure knows how to pull off this trend effortlessly. You too can make a statement by wearing florals head to toe, but reserve it for informal occasions. If you want to wear it to work then pare it down by layering it with a neutral jacket. Also, look out for the scale and contrast of the prints, if you are on the heavier side. Smaller prints on a darker backdrop, work well for larger frames. \r\n\r\n\r\n\r\n\r\n\r\nBottoms Up!\r\n\r\nWhen you are skeptical of going the whole way, try out the motifs in smaller doses. Take a leaf out of Sonam K Ahuja's book. Skirts or pants with printed motifs or embroidered patterns are good way to infuse some fun to your look.  \r\n\r\n \r\n\r\nSay it with a Saree \r\n\r\nNothing screams feminine more than a pretty floral saree. Drape it, add on one statement accessory and slip into your favourite heels to turn a few heads. You can get experimental with how you drape it or simply cinch it at the waist with a belt like Parineeti Chopra. You can also layer it with a plain long or short jacket. \r\n\r\n \r\n\r\nThe Long Story \r\n\r\nAn easy way to jazz up any outfit is to pair it with a long floral shrug or jacket. Pooja Hegde shows us how to do it by pairing i with pants and a cropped top. You can also pair the jacket with your ethnic outfit for a refreshing update. \r\n\r\n  \r\n\r\nKeep the Shirt On\r\n\r\nThis is a must in every wardrobe. You can keep more than a couple and pair them with neutral or printed bottoms to create fun combinations like Rakul Preet Singh. 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It seems a lot of successful people are already in on this secret.\r\n\r\nRecently, in an interview, when US President Barack Obama was asked about his limited wardrobe, he said this, “You’ll see I wear only grey or blue suits. I don’t want to make decisions about what I’m eating or wearing. Because I have too many other decisions to make.” It’s the same reason FB’s Mark Zuckerberg wears the same grey tee each day. Deciding on clothing every morning, he said, is just not something he wants to waste energy on.\r\n\r\nThis is life-changing stuff, you guys, but we totally understand that asking you to reduce your wardrobe to a series of black pant-suits is asking for too much. So here’s another solution—while you may not be able to chuck stuff, you can organise it better.\r\n\r\n\r\n\r\nCelebrity stylist Sanjana Batra agrees that’s a good idea: “With an extra 15 minutes to yourself in the morning, you can clear your mind and focus on the things you wish to achieve during the day.”\r\n\r\nIt’s also smart to create a capsule office wardrobe that resonates power and success. The ratio to remember is 60:40. As our homegirl Tina Fey puts it, “B*tches get sh*t done!” Being bloody good at your job is just as important as looking good. So, make sure your career moves are as smart as your clothing choices.\r\n\r\nLITTLE THINGS THAT HELP BIG TIME!\r\n\r\nKeep your basics—like whites, black, and nudes— together, always.\r\n\r\n\r\n\r\nHang your clothes instead of piling them up, so you can find them faster.\r\n\r\n\r\n\r\nJust like for shoes, assign separate drawers for different kinds of accessories.\r\n\r\n\r\n","type":"story","field_meta_title":null,"field_meta_description":"cosmo, cosmopolitan, cosmo india, cosmopolitan india, white shirt, white shirt styles, denim, blue denim jeans, blue denim outfits, blue jeans outfit, blue jeans ideas, denim outfit ideas, bollywood western, westernwear, shraddha kapoor, shraddha kapoor makeup, kareena kapoor khan, bollywood makeup, party makeup, makeup DIY, Indian mua, makeup artists, eyeshadow, DIY eyeshadow, Sara ali khan, kriti sanon, shruti hassan, kiara advani, bollywood fashion, makeup trends 2020, new year makeup, indian fashion 2020, makeup 2020","field_meta_keyword":"cosmo, cosmopolitan, cosmo india, cosmopolitan india, white shirt, white shirt styles, denim, blue denim jeans, blue denim outfits, blue jeans outfit, blue jeans ideas, denim outfit ideas, bollywood western, westernwear, shraddha kapoor, shraddha kapoor makeup, kareena kapoor khan, bollywood makeup, party makeup, makeup DIY, Indian mua, makeup artists, eyeshadow, DIY eyeshadow, Sara ali khan, kriti sanon, shruti hassan, kiara advani, bollywood fashion, makeup trends 2020, new year makeup, indian fashion 2020, makeup 2020","image":"https://akm-img-a-in.tosshub.com/sites/cosmo/sites/default/files/2020-03/landscape-1470755959-cos-candies-new.gif?_5F9W5e9BlFrm3GDKhCmp1FG_90hlrkI","image1x1":"https://akm-img-a-in.tosshub.com/sites/cosmo/sites/default/files/2020-03/landscape-1470755959-cos-candies-new.gif?_5F9W5e9BlFrm3GDKhCmp1FG_90hlrkI","field_editory_by":null,"path":"/fashion/features/a19767/could-neater-wardrobe-get-you-promoted","created":"12 March 2020 ","time_created":"2020-03-12T16:00:00+05:30","field_section":"Fashion","field_section_url":"/fashion","field_content_type":"Features","notes":null,"notes_syn":null,"userData_node":null,"userData":null,"field_first_name":null,"authorpath":null,"userPicUrl":null},{"nid":"19788","title":"Coachella music festival has been postponed until October","field_dek":"It was due to start on April 10\r\n","modified":"2020-03-12 05:34:58","status":"1","field_full_dek":"The Coachella Valley Music and Arts Festival is the latest music event to be postponed due to the coronavirus outbreak.\r\n\r\nThe festival was due to start at the Empire Polo Club in Indio, California on April 10 but has now been moved to October. The likes of Lewis Capaldi, Frank Ocean, Rage Against The Machine, Travis Scott, Lana Del Rey, FKA Twigs and Thom Yorke all feature on this year's line-up.\r\n\r\nThe concert promoter said the festival, which is always split over two weekends, will take place on October 9 and October 16. It also said it hopes that most of the same acts will be able to perform and that ticket holders will be able to get a refund if they can't make the rescheduled dates.\r\n\r\nStagecoach festival, which was scheduled for April 24-26 at the same venue, will also be postponed until late October.\r\n\r\n“At the direction of the County of Riverside and local health authorities we must sadly confirm the rescheduling of Coachella and Stagecoach due to COVID-19 concerns. While this decision comes at a time of universal uncertainty, we take the safety and health of our guests, staff and community very seriously. We urge everyone to follow the guidelines and protocols put forth by public health officials.\"\r\n\r\nIt comes after a number of artists had to cancel gigs. 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Professionally, work is super-busy. I’m working on a couple of really exciting projects, including a multi-lingual film with Vijay Deverakonda. It’s a very interesting character and I can’t wait to see it come alive on screen.”\r\n\r\n \r\n\r\nC: What are the top three things on your bucket list for 2020 ?\r\n\r\nMM: “A girls’ trip to Spain with two of my BFFs from school. We’ve been planning it for years now, but it hasn’t happened. I also want to do more wildlife-oriented travelling in the coming year—Tanzania, Kenya, Ranthambore, etc. And I’d like to sign a film with Ranveer Singh. I absolutely adore him!”\r\n\r\n \r\n\r\n\r\n\r\n \r\n\r\nC: Malavika, in three words...\r\n\r\nMM: “Adventurous. Always hungry. That’s three, right?!”\r\n\r\n \r\n\r\nC: Have you ever used your celebrity status to get a favour?\r\n\r\nMM: “To get a seat at my favourite restaurant when it was fully packed.”\r\n\r\n \r\n\r\nC: What’s the best part about being a celebrity?\r\n\r\nMM: “You get so many gifts!”\r\n\r\n \r\n\r\n\r\n\r\n \r\n\r\nC: And the problem with fame...\r\n\r\nMM: “That you’re subjected to judgements by everyone! People feel that, because you’re a public figure, they can comment on your face, nose, weight, hair, outfit...everything. Being a girl in the Indian culture already comes with a long list of dos and don’ts, and that gets amplified a 100 times more when you’re in the public eye. People troll and sl*t-shame female actors so much more than they would a male actor.” \r\n\r\n \r\n\r\nC: Tell us a secret no-one knows about you.\r\n\r\nMM: “I’m petrified of butterflies! I’m not kidding...it’s a real thing, called lepidopterophobia. Even Nicole Kidman has it.”\r\n\r\n \r\n\r\n\r\n\r\n \r\n\r\nC: What’s the first thing you notice in a man? \r\n\r\nMM: “How fit (or not) he is. Fitness is always a turn-on, it shows self-care.” \r\n\r\n \r\n\r\nC: And the instant deal breaker?\r\n\r\nMM: “Narcissism. Ugh.”\r\n\r\n \r\n\r\nC: Any hidden talents? \r\n\r\nMM: “I haggle really well. 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Here’s all that’s keeping her busy right now...\r\n \r\n\r\n \r\n","modified":"2020-03-09 12:23:44","status":"1","field_full_dek":"Rhea Kapoor has never played by the rules, whether it is the distinctive sartorial choices she’s made for sister Sonam Kapoor Ahuja on the red carpet, or the women-led, chancy movies she’s put her weight (and money) behind as one of the youngest producers in Bollywood.\r\n\r\nAmong the various hats she’s busy wearing at the moment, the newest is playing muse to designer Anamika Khanna for the 15th edition of the Blenders Pride Fashion Tour. We caught up with the ultimate #BossBabe to ask about the fashion hacks she swears by, rookie mistakes she’s guilty of, and why she loves a certain Lady Dorris’ old jackets.\r\n\r\n \r\n\r\n\r\n\r\nPhotograph: Kunaal Bose\r\n\r\n \r\n\r\nCosmo: Tell us about your association with the latest Blenders Pride Fashion Tour?\r\n\r\nRhea Kapoor: “It’s such a great platform for the industry, and it’s always interesting to see how innovatively they put fashion out there. This time, they have some incredible designers on board, like Anamika Khanna, Abu Jani Sandeep Khosla, and Manish Malhotra—all so different from each other. I work with Anamika a lot, but I’m her muse here, which is something new for both of us...I’m usually behind the scene, so it’s an honour, really.”\r\n\r\n \r\n\r\nC: And who is your style muse?\r\n\r\nRK: “Sonam [Kapoor Ahuja], always! Not because she’s my sister, but because she’s genuinely happy to experiment. And that comes across in the way that she carries her clothes. I admire stylists, too. Samantha McMillen, for instance, is fantastic. She’s done such great work with the Fanning sisters [actors, Dakota and Elle]. So is Law Roach. But my ultimate style icon is Rihanna. She’s the only person who can make me starstruck.”\r\n \r\n\r\n\r\n\r\n\r\nC: Got a favourite trend?\r\n\r\nRK: “Exaggerated shapes—big shoulders, small waist, big hips, cinched ankles. They work well for most female bodies. The trend encourages you to layer, a lot. So go for bigger jackets over tighter shirts, with tight jeans or pants, and, maybe, even big skirts over pants.”\r\n\r\n \r\n\r\nC: And a fashion hack?\r\n\r\nRK: “Yes: be aware of the smallest part of your waist, and use outfits and accessories to enhance it.”\r\n\r\n \r\n\r\nC: Any purchases that you regret? \r\n\r\nRK: “Not really. I only buy things that I really love. But I do have one regret: not storing my old stuff better. Some of my most prized purchases are from when I was in college, around 2008. I had just started collecting vintage clothes. Today, they must be worth a bomb, but I had bought them from thrift stores, or second hand, for almost no money. I’d just throw them in my closet, not realising their value. Now I wish I had archived them better.”\r\n\r\n \r\n\r\nC: You do advocate buying pre-loved stuff... \r\n\r\nRK: “I’m obsessed with it. Because of my mom, I’ve had an affinity for fashion from a very young age. And gradually, I found that the best thing about shopping vintage or second-hand is that you buy what you genuinely like; it’s not trend-driven. You walk into a store and pick up what you get pulled towards. I love that idea! Also, there’s something very sentimental about pre-loved goods, that makes owning them special. Like, I have all these old coats and jackets from the ’50s that have women’s names initialled on them. Three of them belong to someone called Lady Dorris. I don’t know who she was, except that she lived somewhere in America. But she had great taste in clothes and now I’m enjoying them.”\r\n \r\n\r\n\r\n\r\n\r\nC: What are a few must-haves in a woman’s wardrobe?\r\n\r\nRK: “The first is always the right underclothes. Many women don’t realise it, but lingerie can truly make or break your outfit. Then, everybody needs a pair of good black trousers; a black blazer; a white shirt; some well-fitting, basic tees; a pair of jeans that you can wear anytime: when you feel fat, thin, bloated, unbloated, whenever; and a pair of flat shoes, depending on your vibe—I like flat boots, you can like sneakers, ballet flats, etc. Finally comes a must-do: never skip your skin and haircare routine...” \r\n\r\n \r\n\r\nC: ...can you tell us about your routine?\r\n\r\nRK: “I cleanse and moisturise my skin every day, and use a hydrating mask twice a week. 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These 7 Designers Have Taken the Sustainable Approach to a Whole New Level

In 2020, sustainability is at the top of the fashion industry’s agenda.

Everyone everywhere is talking about climate change and its consequences. And there is no point playing the “who is more at fault” game anymore because eventually, everyone will bear the consequences.

 

“We all are participants of the high energy-consuming social economy, whether it's the manufacturing industry, food production/farming, transportation or basic dependency on air conditioning,” says Akshra Dalal, Director, JD Institute of Fashion Technology, India. 

 

In August last year, during the G7 summit, the world witnessed what could be perhaps the bravest move within the fashion industry yet, when the most influential fashion houses, under the direction of French president Emmanuel Macron, came together to form a Fashion Pact.

 

According to her, “The event saw a coalition of fashion labels with an objective of giving the Sustainable Fashion Movement a major boost in the right direction by setting up a consciously planned and attainable agenda in order to make concrete changes within the fashion industry, instead of depending entirely on the consumer level.”

 

Over the last couple of years, an array of innovative inventions has been flooding the design world along with alternative, ethically sourced materials. We bring to you 7 designer brands, from across the world that have not only embraced sustainability but have taken it to another level.

 

1) ORANGE FIBER CAPSULE COLLECTION BY SALVATORE FERRAGAMO: Just a couple of years ago, Salvatore Ferragamo patented a novel process of utilizing common food waste, to be more specific, humble fiber obtained from the skins of edible Orange, the first material extracted from a citrus fruits.

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2) LEATHER FREE BAGS BY BOTTEGA VENETA: Bottega Veneta surprised us with the startling collection of entirely leather-free handbags. Leather is replaced with woven Washi, a delicate material (a paper) obtained from the bark of the rapidly growing Kazo tree, found in abundance in Japan and also known a relative of mulberry.

 

 

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3) FUR FREE BAGS BY GUCCI: Gucci tried to take a strong stand among the leading fashion labels with its decision to go Fur free, setting the stage for other mainstream brands, yet to embrace the ethical, fur-free road, to follow, get inspirations from. 

 

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4) BEAUTY AND THE BEAST CAPSULE BY CHRISTOPHER KANE: Inspired by Disney's 'Beauty and the Beast', especially celebrating the character of Bella played by Emma Watson, designer Christopher Kane has come up with a ready to wear limited edition capsule collection for both the sexes using materials from EU's leading ethical factories, organic cotton, organic silk with complemented with Swarovski crystals.

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5) BODICE DESIGNER RUCHIKA SACHDEVA: The young designer, who got trained under Vivienne Westwood in London previously, made a brave statement with her award winning design collection for the International Woolmark Prize 2018 and stood out in contrast to its contemporaries, employing a casually sustainable approach and conscious choice.

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6) PERO BY ANITA DONGRE: The designer made a stunning statement with her Eco Fashion brand Pero that attempts to incorporate a novel technique by using paper as a textile.

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7) NIKE: Ahead of the Tokyo 2020 Games, the brand debuted progressive new collections featuring sustainable materials for all athletes. As the growing climate emergency continues to disrupt competition and training, Nike’s sustainable innovations signal the brand’s commitment to helping protect the future of the planet – and, consequently, the future of sports. Highlights include their most sustainably designed medal stand uniform in Team USA history, footwear built predominantly from recycled waste and lifestyle apparel that embraces the goal of a zero-carbon future.

 

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