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#PurushuArieBridal x TAILORMAN + [GIVEAWAY]

[caption id="attachment_9513" align="aligncenter" width="993"] Gown: Purushu Arie, Tuxedo: Tailorman, Styling: Purushu Arie, Photography: Rajesh Thanikachalam, MUA: Anusha Swamy[/caption] The essence of marriage lies beyond the ring worn or paper signed. It is the union of two hearts whispering reliance for the other’s happiness and well being....

And I Ended Up Correcting The Job Interviewer….

[caption id="attachment_9471" align="aligncenter" width="683"] DriesVanNoten SS17[/caption] Speaking in terms of financial returns, Chennai isn't among the ideal cities to work as an independent fashion blogger. I've been taking up various styling and fashion design projects to make up for the dip in revenue of brand collaborations ever since...

Marijuana & Mini Militia: Youth Culture’s Moment of Greenery

High fashion is getting higher, quite literally!   [caption id="attachment_9421" align="aligncenter" width="640"] Alexander Wang FW16 | Image: Dazed Digital[/caption] Pot leaf motifs from Alexander Wang’s FW16 collection set the message straight: cannabis can be chic.   [caption id="attachment_9422" align="aligncenter" width="681"] Mara Hoffman SS16[/caption] In 2015, marijuana motif set the...

HEDONISM OF YOUTH | © Purushu Arie

Changing Faces – Whispers of Self Portraits

Documenting the style evolution of self-portraits, varying medium, strokes, colour palette, thoughts and emotions. (Oldest to Newest).   [caption id="attachment_9396" align="aligncenter" width="750"] SONG OF SILENCE | © Purushu Arie[/caption] You’re kinda sad. More than sadness, you’re angry. You fake a smile & reassure friends that you’re fine. Isolation saves...

Psychedelic art, Hampi, "SUGARMAN, SAVANT & SAPTARISHI", Pencil on paper | © Purushu Arie

Abstract Consciousness Interpreting Divinity

[caption id="attachment_9361" align="aligncenter" width="1024"] "VIBE TRIBE", Mix Media | © Purushu Arie[/caption] My thoughts are always tangled but for once, I feel uncluttered emotionally. It induces a state of warm contentment to type my first blog post of the New Year with a cleansed heart. That sentence...

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70s Rebel Style – Starter Pack

Darker than darkest, the night sky stood still. Empty but ecstatic East Coast Road, is it highway to hell or stairway to heaven? I drifted home from Pondicherry to Chennai at sinister post-midnight hours. The murky silhouettes of coconut groves moved slowly through the car...

An Obituary For Gendered Fashion & Style

I am writing after a prolonged blogging vacation and I’ve returned to break some brilliant (or tragic?) news for you. Make sure you’re reading every word carefully. Rumours spread like wildfire when Alessandro Michele displayed pussy-bow blouse for men on Gucci runway. Conservative gender binary...