Bloggers SHOP for C Cosmo
Five bloggers select their favourite new-season pieces, and tell us what makes them so fabulous...
FASHIONBOMBAY.COM JASLEEN GUPTA AND SONU BOHRA
Writers and stylists, they follow inspiring clothing and accessories with a raging passion.
Known for her vintageinspired, statement-making style, Lesly chronicles the fashion world through her intriguing personal journey.
DONTSHOEME.COM PRUTHA RAITHATHA
This experimental blogger loves creating little stories through fashion and pictures. Subtlety? Nah, not her thing. If she’s wearing it, it’s gotta be OTT!
She is your instant guide to A-list fashion. Known for her harsh critique, this Frank Sinatra fan exults when she sees innovation.
LOVESTRUCKCOW. BLOGSPOT.IN SURABHI CHAUHAN
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This bracelet has a universal design and
distinct personality, which is what makes it so
special. Eina Ahluwalia at boticca.com, ` 25,300 approx pret-amoda.com,
` 4,500 Yes, prints are hot for autumn too, and give a cool break to stark
solids. Prashant Verma at It’s ultra feminine!
Plus, turmeric yellow is the ideal hue for AutumnWinter. Layer it with a light (sequinned) jacket for extra fashion
points. James Ferreira at Ensemble,
` 19,800 Everyone must own a pair of metallic trousers. They’re
the perfect ingredient for a rock-chic vibe.
River Island, ` 2,400 approx Navy, black and blue always work,
especially in winter. The sheer detail adds both beauty and layers
to a look. Morphe by Amit Aggarwal, ` 19,500 Love the box shape and wood and fabric detailing on this unique clutch. Rachna Reddy,
` 8,200 We like the handwoven fabric, its organic nature, and cool structure. This is the perfect
day-to-night jacket, and we would wear it to a movie, cocktail or a evening do.
Masaba at perniaspopupshop.
com, ` 9,100
Three little words: a fashion staple. Mango, ` 4,590 Cropped jackets are perfect for the Indian winter, which is not bitterly cold. Its awesome-istic collar adds extra magic. Anaikka by Kanika
Saluja, ` 22,770 Just look at these transparent-detail, neon pumps! Such a sight for sore eyes! Christian Louboutin,
` 45,000 Bloggers everywhere have given this satchel celebrity status!
The Fluoro at cambridgesatchel. co.uk, ` 8,400 approx Gold carries on from last winter to this summer,
and now to Autumn 2012, too. Understated, with its gold trimmings and length, this dress stands out
on its own. Rahul Mishra,
` 12,250 Coloured pants are hitting the right chords. I vote for red because it’s the perfect transition colour, and says ‘bold’ in not so many
words. Zara, ` 2,790
It’s already the hottest accessory
around world. Editors, models, fashion icons and
bloggers…you might want to join this bandwagon. Linda Farrow x Prabal Gurung at luisaviaroma.com, ` 23,800 approx You need that one piece of garment to make the world stop and stare.
This is it. Anand Bhushan, price on request
When I see a unique, cool and well-executed design like this one, it makes me wonder, ‘How did the designer come
up with that?!’ Fendi box purse, price on request
I love a dress that makes you daydream. This one
reminds me of a Martian land where I cry tears of flflowers. And since flflowers don’t grow on Mars, I am now happy to have so many! See what I mean? It literally makes your imagination go nuts!
Manish Arora, ` 2,08,100 approx I believe if you have something to say, say it with
your clothes. Kallol’s edgy, witty work, helps do exactly that. Kallol Datta,
A one-piece jumpsuit is the easiest form of clothing a girl can own. This piece layered with a varsity jacket, Underground UK creepers and a Mohawk, will make
for a good-girlgone-rouge look. Pankaj & Nidhi,
` 31,500 Perfect for the Indian not-so-cold autumn, throw this handloom jacket over any short dress or outfit, and it will literally make
your look. James Ferreira,
` 23,000 This necklace is just bad-ass
gansta! It’ll work with bare shoulders or over a shirt. It literally is too cool for school. Glam It Up at pret-amoda. com, ` 999 This is all I want for Xmas... every Xmas! Wear anything or nothing with this clutch, it will still make a statement. Phillip Lim at mywardrobe.com, ` 36,300 approx A great pair of flat boots with a tiny
detail (like the calf strap) works with dresses in summer, and leggings in winter. Gucci, price on
The classic trench gets a new, hip identity
in this piece. Utility never goes out of fashion! Full Circle at rock.in, ` 11,899 urface detailing and feeling a piece instead of just seeing it, excites me. I love the layering of applique neons over pastels here.
Atsu at perniaspopupshop.
com, ` 28,500 I think all of fashion is leaning towards comfort and ease. Which is why sportychic is the trend to channel right now. Giuseppe Zanotti, price on request
The colourblocking, signature S&N pastels, and 3-D bow detail are
a win-win-win. Shivan Narresh,
Two things make this dress
a winner: the gorgeous texture and the statement
making vibe. Morphe by Amit Aggarwal, price on
request Something about dipdye makes me weak in the knees! I love the use of colour in an understated way, and Kabra nails it with this luxe silk piece. Anand Kabra, ` 9,000 I’ve been watching a tonne of Boardwalk Empire, and am inspired by the flapper trend. Fringes, beads and dropped waistlines are pure romance! Namrata Joshipura,
Don’t dread the turtle neck—the key is to opt for thin fabrics instead of chunky ones. Wear with a pencil skirt or basic jeans.
Mango, ` 1,990 I like to think of this as a ‘bad biker girl’ jacket. Smoking kills, and so will this fabulous fifind.
Manish Arora, ` 1,44,000 approx
This Romanesque choker has
unconventional appeal. Plus, it’s in silver, a colour that will work with many looks this winter. Delfina Delettrez, ` 1,44,000 approx Instead of layering a summer dress, pick a full-length knit dress and jewellery as the only extras. Anand Kabra,
A cape-style cover-up is both mysterious and stand-out. This piece will look great teamed with both jeans or a
dress. Morphe by Amit Aggarwal, ` 28,600 I’m not a big fan of minaudière
bags, but this emerald number wins my vote. I imagine it working well
with black, gold, silver, and
cream. Fendi, price on
request This pigeon-chest textured top will be fun to wear with jeans, or a skirt for a night out with friends. Anand Bhushan,
` 12,000 A pair of sneakers looks great with a
skirt or trousers for day. Especially, ones with a hint of
neon! Adidas Originals,