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Changing Apparel Trends in India

Apparel in India is a huge market simply because of the massive numbers. There is also a difference in the way that people dress especially women based on the city where they live. However this difference is slowly vanishing and women in Tier 2 and Tier 3 cities are also dressing like their counterparts in… Read More Changing Apparel Trends in India

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Vacation Wear Trends

Is there anyone who will say no to a vacation? Well probably not. Changing lifestyles, urban pressures and increase in earning power has meant that Indians holiday a lot. And not just holiday, most of them holiday in style. This is probably why vacation wear has become an in thing today. We explore what is… Read More Vacation Wear Trends

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Modest Wear Clothing Market

Modest wear essentially means loose clothing, comfortable dressing and simultaneously looking elegant. Modest wear has emerged as a buzz since consumers have sought clothing that not only covers the body but is also stylish. Sometimes, it is believed that it is hard to dress conservatively being a fashion lover but brands are coming up with… Read More Modest Wear Clothing Market

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Sports Wear Clothing

Being A Good Sport The explosion of sports in the country can be attributed to increased accessibility for both children and adults. A number of sports academies have come up across the country and people today train both professionally and personally and sports is recognized as a good form of exercise. As a corollary to… Read More Sports Wear Clothing

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Bespoke Mens Wear

A report titled ‘Menswear in India’ by www.euromonitor.com says, “menswear continued to outperform womenswear in 2016, registering retail current value growth of 13% compared to 11% for the latter. The penetration of organized and branded menswear is greater in India than for womenswear, which is largely unorganized due to the strong prevalence of traditional and… Read More Bespoke Mens Wear

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Lee Jeans offers the perfect fit

Lee is the legendary jeans label that goes back to 1889 and is one of the world’s most iconic signatures of quality, innovation and craftsmanship. Following the establishment of the H.D. Lee Mercantile Company by Henry David Lee in Kansas, U.S., in 1889, Lee embarked on its journey to become a legendary denim brand. Over… Read More Lee Jeans offers the perfect fit

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Evaluating India’s Apparel Exports

Textiles and apparel exports likely to touch $50 billion in FY17 as per industry sources and this presents apparel exporters with a huge opportunity that needs to be tapped right. Last year, the government had approved a special package for textiles and apparel sector to the tune of Rs 6000 crore to create 1 crore… Read More Evaluating India’s Apparel Exports

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Spring Summer Apparel Trends 2017

It’s the start of a new season and apparel manufacturers are out with a new set of clothes to herald Spring Summer 2017. Naturally this season has its own colours, cuts, patterns, fabrics and trends. We hear from leading players what is in ‘stores’ this season. Collections Galore With the new trends coming out every… Read More Spring Summer Apparel Trends 2017

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Designs on Denim

Denim Jeans a cotton apparel, was originally designed for the working class. Today, it has become a part of the fashion garments space. Jeans as a fabric originated in the city of Genoa, Italy in the form of cotton corduroy. It arrived in United States in the late 18th century and in India the initial… Read More Designs on Denim

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Apparel Roundup 2016

As curtains come down on 2016, we speak to industry experts to reflect on how apparel fared in the year, what worked and what did not. Year in Perspective The apparel industry has definitely seen a positive performance and significant growth in 2016. The Indian textile and market size stands close to $67 billion USD… Read More Apparel Roundup 2016