Kaftans: Comfy slip-ons to haute couture

In its curve accentuating darts, it composes resort wear with a swish. The voluminous kaftan has gained prominence, especially in the wake of the pandemic when flattering and functional fashion has emerged as the loud anthem.

Arpita Mehta’s AM line: Fashion for all seasons

Fashion designer Arpita Mehta brings in luxe, light and lilting kaftans as fashion for all seasons

Raghavendra Rathore designs a sartorial salute

Raghavendra Rathore designs a one-off Jodhpuri Pachranga Bandhgala Jacket as an ode to the heroism of Jodhpur Lancers

From Grime to Shine: guilt-free jewellery

All that glitters need not always be gold. Couture-inspired and consciously-crafted jewellery fashioned from industrial scrap and man-made stones by Aulerth could well be the sustainable way forward

Fashion designer Saroj Jalan creates sculptural splendour in her latest collection

Drawing inspiration from terracotta temples in West Bengal, Saroj Jalan’s new collection is resplendent in jewelled tones and stunning embroidery