Modelling is a Full-time Career: Hida Siddiqui, Model

A career in modelling calls for a lot of mental and physical work. Good looks pay but what is important is an inclination for improvement in work all the time. Again one should have a pleasing outlook besides a little bit of acting skills. It is essential that models look striking in all types...

Careers in Gems and Jewellery

Gems and jewellery industry in India is growing at a phenomenal speed. While domestic market is worth approx 16 bn US dollars its export has reached to the tune of 30 billions almost double of domestic market size. There are around 5 million people employed in this industry. We spoke to Ms Kritika Maheshwari...

Careers In Media Makeup : Ishita Rishi, Makeup Designer

By Dwijendra Kumar Indian Cosmetics Market is growing at the rate of a whopping over 15 per cent and is expected to be worth 28000 million by the year 2026. Increase in disposable income, 'look good feel good' syndrome and growth of Television channels and advertising industry being contributory factors. Ishita Rishi a trained Makeup...

Not just looks, overall Personality would matter if one aspires to be a Model: Aarav Ahuja

One of the leading models, Aarav Ahuja has walked all the major fashion weeks in India such asIndia couture week , Lakme fashion week , Amazon India fashion week besides walking for all the major Designers in India including big names as Shantanu & Nikhil , Varun Bahl , Anita Dongre , Anju Modi...

Fashion Merchandising as a Career : Inputs from Nirupama Singh, Founder & CEO SERA Group

By Dwijendra Kumar Though the concept of fashion merchandising is relatively new in India, and took off only in the mid-‘80s, it provides a wide range of job opportunities in India, for the garment market is becoming very competitive, with the entry of multi-national companies. And so, selling products in...

Stepping in Style:A Career in Footwear Design

[vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text] Dwijendra KumarAt a time when the Indian garment scene has undergone complete transformation with new silhouettes, colours, cuts and fabrics making their way into the wardrobes of a majority of people, it is but natural that old concepts in footwear have also been replaced by new ones. So, we have now a scintillating range of...

Winning a Beauty Pageant: Mrs Asia Pacific Queen of Substance 2017, Singapore Preeti shares tips!

[vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text]Beauty Pageants open doors not only for good modelling assignments but also lands roles in Television and Film world. Zeenat Aman, Preity Jinta, Meenakshi Seshadri, Sushmita Sen, Aishwarya Rai, Lara Dutta etc had won a beauty contest first and then became leading actresses. Mrs Asia Pacific Queen of Substance 2017, Singapore Preeti Upreti who has...

Careers in Knitwear Designing

[vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text]By Dwijendra Kumar Though the history of knitwear is just over 100-year-old, it has emerged as the one of the fastest growing segment as far as exports is concerned. In fact, the knitted garments which include garments such as T-shirts, Cardigans, Pullovers, Sweaters, Socks, Gloves, Mufflers, Gowns etc. score over woven ones across the world for...

Fashion Photography is a full-time Profession: Vipin Gaur, Ace Fashion Photographer

[vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text]A fashion photographer is expected to enhance the overall look of the garment through effective use of lights and props. Of late, fashion photography has emerged as a separate entity and developed into a full-time career involving creativity, fame and a handsome pay package. To have a deeper insight into this emerging profession we had...