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Artist-turned-designer Payal Khandwala has transformed her love of saris into a brilliant new collection of reversible saris.Naming it after her own zodiac sign, the Gemini collection features saris that have designs on both sides of the pallu that extend the length of the sari while the body of the...
While mindlessly scrolling through my timeline on Facebook I came across a promotional video by MAC makeup for a “suhoor look.”Yaaassss Muslimahs, I said suhoor, not Eid, not even an iftar party look, suhoor.For my non-muslims who don't comprehend my passive-aggressive outrage, suhoor is the mealtime during Ramadan where...
One of the most delightful (and surprisingly heartwarming) new shows of 2018 has been the Netflix reboot of the beloved Bravo show ‘Queer Eye.’ Fans that devoured all eight episodes of season one surely noticed the sharp sartorial eye of Tan France, the group’s resident fashion expert.In honor of...
In lieu of gifts, Prince Harry and Meghan Markle are asking for donations to a group of seven nonprofit organizations — including one that provides sanitary pads to girls and women in India.The Mumbai-based Myna Mahila Foundation is the only charity on Meghan and Harry’s list that serves a...
"The Good Place" actress Jameela Jamil is a fearless leader. After championing body positivity and tackling weight shaming with her Instagram movement I Weigh, she has spoken out against Kim Kardashian-West's damaging choice to advocate taking diet suppressants. She took to social media to convey that by promoting the...
This year is the 71st annual Cannes Film Festival which began last week on May 8th and continues on to Saturday, May 19. Bollywood stars like Aishwarya Rai Bachchan, Deepika Padukone, Sonam Kapoor and Mallika Sherawat have attended this prestigious event for many years.However, we’ve got quite a few...
The 71st annual Cannes Film Festival kicked off Tuesday, May 8 in Cannes, France. In the past, Bollywood actresses Aishwarya Rai Bachchan, Deepika Padukone, Sonam Kapoor and Mallika Sherawat have been present at this event but this year we see a new slew of stars making their Cannes debut.Huma Qureshi,...
Cultural barriers, safety issues and the family responsibilities placed on women are all factors as to why more Indian women do not participate in sports or exercise. The new documentary 'Limitless' follows a group of Indian women who are determined to run, despite the disapproval of their families, constant...
As we get closer to Prince Harry and Meghan Markle’s May 19 wedding, it’s to be expected that stories about Markle’s philanthropy work and acting career will dominate the news in the weeks ahead. We decided to join the fun with a look back at one of the most...
Not many fashion-obsessed middle schoolers can turn their love of clothes into a much-buzzed about brand, but that’s exactly what sisters Zehra and Sophia Naqvi did when they first began working on what would become the fashion brand GLO. From the beginning, older sister Zehra says they knew that...