In 1994, when 25 contestants withdrew from the Miss India pageant because Aishwarya Rai was participating, 18-year-old Sushmita Sen stood firm. And dressed in a gown tailored by the colony darzi from forgotten silk pieces, she wowed the country with her razor-sharp intellect, made off with the crown ... Read More about The importance of being Sushmita Sen
Frankly, I don't envy the stars (of the human kind). All that media scrutiny and having-to-look-perfect-everyday is totally contrary to my happy-in-track-pants-and-Fit-Flops aesthetic. But if there is one thing I wouldn't mind borrowing from them, it's the chance to play Cinderella on the red carpet ... Read More about Cinderella for a day in Elie Saab’s Room of Wonders
Many of us have said that Aishwarya Rai (and the rest of the Bollywood contingent) should be forced to run their wardrobe choices past us, before wandering down the red carpet in a glorified tablecloth. Well! It seems we might just get the chance to have our say. The Beauty Gypsy has the scoop on ... Read More about Cannes 2013: This is what Aishwarya Rai will wear tomorrow. Thoughts?
I am unable to put my finger on what's bothering me about Aishwarya Rai's red carpet appearance at the Cannes premier of Cleopatra yesterday. The teal one-shouldered gown from Gucci Première is gorgeous. So is the bright pink lippie that she sported in lieu of those horrid nude tones. Also, ... Read More about Cannes 2013: Aishwarya Rai?
You remember how we were talking about the Bachchan household seemingly having to economise? So, now that pa-in-law Amitabh Bachchan has appropriated her saris and the hotel curtains have all been used up for yesterday's appearance, the ever-resourceful Aishwarya Rai sashayed down the Cannes red ... Read More about Cannes 2013: Presenting Aishwarya Rai, the human tent