badge logo
Most read men's fashion blog in India. Rated among best fashion bloggers in India. Fashion Designer, Illustrator, stylist and columnist.
banner
About      Contact       Collaborations     Press

Hegemonic Masculinity and Emphasized Femininity

Today, cultures are greatly influenced by each other. Societal norms like hegemonic masculinity and emphasized femininity has made us believe that women and men are opposite of each other in many ways. The truth is that men and women are more alike than different. Let's begin with...

Evolution of Modesty & Gender Biased Nudity Norms

Modesty is defined as a behaviour, manner, or appearance intended to avoid impropriety or indecency. The notion of nudity stands in opposition to modesty, often imbued with socio-cultural meaning. Early human civilizations like Egyptian and Indus-Valley observed nudity as a very natural and acceptable concept....

Gender Identity through Fashion and Clothing

Unlike sex, which determines an individual’s biological traits, gender notions are fluid social and cultural concepts that change with time. How we construct our gender identity with clothing today wasn’t the same throughout ages. Fashion wasn’t always strongly gender dependent like it is today. The...

Understanding Fashion’s Gender Revolution

Illustration - Maison Margiela SS16 Let's rewind 2015 in fashion by understanding the terms sex and gender. Although the two terms are often used interchangeably, they stand for different definitions. Sex is used to denote biological traits - male/female/transsexual. Whereas, gender is a social & cultural...