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23 Apr

LSA Red Carpet: The Best, Not-So-Bad and Barely Bearable

What a night! The Lux Style Awards 2017 took place a few nights ago and we’re still recovering from the red carpet aftershocks. Celebrity fashion this year took an unexpected turn. One of the prime fashion updates of the night was how most of the biggest celebs opted for international designers instead of the local favourites. Is everyone following the Bollywood trend of international designer looks? Or are our designers not creating award-worthy outfits? We also really want to know what happened to traditional dressing? Not a single celeb other than Zara Shahjahan was in anything remotely traditional looking. Where were all those looks that we’d been waiting for? Most of all, didn’t any one hear the news about the...
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31 Jul

Finding Pokemons on the LSA16 red carpet!

We were not looking for the best or worst dressed celebrities at the Lux Style Awards this year; we started looking for Pokemons once Tapu Javeri tipped us off that the Expo Centre were crawling with them. And boy did we catch them all over the place! Some were dashing and heroic, some were glamorous and sexy, some were curiously creative and others were downright unsightly. We'll leave the judgement for you! Fawad Khan Pokemon name: Arcanine This one is known for having incredibly good looks and moves as if it's flying. Fawad is now a legendary Pokemon that boasts a regal and proud appearance. We loved Fawad's choice of wardrobe - Republic by Omar Farooq as always - and he was one of the most...
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28 Jul

“I can’t feed oysters to people who want chicken karahi”

It is a matter of taste. You could be an oyster/escargot kind of person or you could be a hardcore karahi fan. Either way, you can’t convince one type to feed on the other. As Nabila aptly puts it, “People who want karahi should go to Laal Qila.” What in the world is she talking about? She’s referring to the Lux Style Awards red carpet and how it has deteriorated over the years. I, for one, remember the ceremony in 2003 as the highest in fashion excellence; it was a year when the stars dressed up impeccably and each and every one of them was red carpet worthy. Over the years the red carpet has become a) a pavement on which...
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