Fashion Designing Guide: The Indian Summer Fashion Wishlist

Summers have set in and so has the fashion for the season. The Indian summer fashion brings with it an interesting colour palette teamed with traditional embroidered motifs and patterns. Considering the extreme summers of India, most people think of dressing in simple clothing. However, you can break-away from the stereotype and create your very […]

Fashion Designing Guide: Fashion by Body Type

How do you choose the best garment to wear? Are you often dissatisfied with matching readymade garments to your body size and type? Ask a fashion designer, and he/she will guide you into a very reliable manner of making a choice of attires. Here, we will discuss the same. To decide what suits you most, […]

The Art of Draping in Fashion Design

Draping is an art and forms an important aspect of designing. When a garment is draped on a structure, it must express fall, fluidity and fold.Romans inherited the love of draping garments from the Etruscans and Greek culture. Since then draping has been followed as a costume tradition in the Roman culture. Romans were distinctively […]

Hamstech Fashion Show Winners: Ebony Marquetry

Fashion shows are part of the learning experience of a student who has chosen a career in fashion design. This practical exposure helps students develop their individual skills, creativity and knowledge of the subject. Being a vast subject, fashion design has so much to learn. A lot comes with experience and exposure. Right from understanding […]

Hamstech Fashion Show 2017 Winners: Team Denimkari

Hamstech Fashion Show 2017, the annual fashion show organised by Hamstech, became the stage to showcase some very interesting collections. Denimkari was one such collection, that presented a unique fusion of two textile lineages that are worlds apart: denim and Kalamkari.     The collection “Denimkari” introduced a quirky combination of denim and Kalamkari that […]

Fashion Designing Heritage: India’s Great Textile Arts

Only in India, you connect with a historic cultural heritage in textiles like Khadi. Many more indigenous textile art forms grace our daily lives and its cherished occasions, that we mostly take for granted. If you really delve into assessing the vastness of Indian textile art forms, you’ll be amazed by some facts, especially about […]

Hamstech’s Fashion Design Students March into Liva Finals

Every challenge to prove skill, talent and knowledge comes as a real opportunity for the strong-willed and the passionate. The Liva Protégé ’17 presented just the right platform for the budding fashion designers from all over India to join, design and showcase their creations to prove their mettle. Interestingly, the competition saw over 120 fashion […]

Hamstech’s Student Induja wins Gold at Asian Continental Games 2017

“Set your goals high, and don’t stop until you get there.” A simple but powerful statement by Bo Jackson says it all. This statement perfectly fits Gaddam Krishna Induja. Induja, a 19-year-old Interior Designing student from Hamstech, won the gold medal at the Asian Continental Games 2017. The games were held in Thailand and she […]

Fashion Designing Explore: Types of Sarees

If women are gifts, saree is the most beautiful gift wrap. This line beautifully defines the elegance of this six-yard drape on a woman. Sarees stay first among the traditional attires that make a woman look gorgeous. Saree is an all-time favourite ethnic attire of Indian women. Right from the rural to urban population, women […]

Fashion Designing Concepts: Convenience in Indian Traditional Wear

Majority of Indian women love dressing in Indian traditional attire. The traditional attires include sarees, lehengas, kurtis, salwar-suits, dhotis, etc. In most Indian festivals and functions, women are often seen in ethnic attire as it represents the rich Indian culture. However, when it comes to dressing to work, many organisations insist on ‘formal wear’. Employees […]