Biggest life insurance mistakes to avoid: Ignoring these will cost you dearly

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There are certain life insurance mistakes to avoid so as to make the right purchase decisions. The need to have life insurance arises the moment one has financial dependents. Students and unmarried individuals with parents who are financially dependant on them may also need a life insurance policy. As one […]

11 of the most memorable fashion shows in history

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Dior haute couture spring/summer 1998. Image credit: Condé Nast Archives The fashion show has always been performative, from Paris’s couture salons that hosted seasonal collections in the early 19th century, to the New York Fashion Week showcases that sprung up in downtown lofts and abandoned industrial buildings during the 1980s. The point at which […]

First Look: 25 Milan Fashion Week Shoe Presentations, Collabs and Launches

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Jimmy Choo creative director Sandra Choi’s aim for spring ’20 was to dream up styles that were “anything but plain.” The collection focuses on animal print, part of the label’s DNA, but in an unexpected way. “I wanted to push it into new arenas to make it feel fresh and modern,” […]

Fashion designer Ann Demeulemeester moves into homeware with debut collection

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Belgian fashion designer Ann Demeulemeester has produced her first homeware and lighting collection, which launched at Maison&Object furniture fair in Paris this week. Ann Demeulemeester – who until six years ago headed up her eponymous fashion brand –  joined forces with Belgian furniture and homeware brand Serax to launch two collections of porcelain tableware, glassware, cutlery. The launch also included two lighting collections for […]

Customise Your Shoes Online With These 6 Sites

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Sneakerheads! How would you imagine your perfect pair? It probably has your favourite colours, the most comfortable soles, the right silhouette, and overall just the best style to match your personality. But where can you find that? Ladies and gentlemen, it’s time to take your shoe game to the next level and design […]

Maria Raga: the CEO behind Gen Z’s favourite shopping app

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‘In 2018, there was an 85% year-on-year growth in sales’: Maria Raga, CEO of Depop. Photograph: Daniel Dorsa/The Observer Maria Raga, CEO of Depop, the fashion resale app, enjoys wearing other people’s old clothes, but what to call them? Secondhand? She’s not enamoured with the term. There are connotations. So, though […]

Drawn from the theatre of life

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Early 150 of Jogen Chowdhury’s works are in the process of being assembled at Emami Art, located within the Kolkata Centre for Creativity. One can see the range and depth of the artist’s oeuvre from the clusters on display, whether it is his early botanical and architectural drawings, moving studies […]

India to host Dubai-like mega shopping festival to boost exports: Nirmala Sitharaman

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India will soon start organising annual mega shopping festivals that will facilitate exchange between global producers and consumers, said Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman while addressing a press conference in New Delhi on Saturday. Speaking about the plan, Nirmala Sitharaman said on Saturday that these “mega shopping festivals” will be held […]

SBI Life Insurance’s growth, valuation should support offer-for-sale success

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Life insurance stocks have been a bright spot in an otherwise lacklustre movement in financial shares. All three listed insurance companies have returned handsome gains to investors over the last six months and have outperformed the Nifty Financial Services index. Therefore, the timing couldn’t have been better for State Bank of India […]