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Finest hour • Roll up your sleeves and show off the latest Rolex. The ‘Oyster Perpetual Datejust 31’ promises to turn heads with its aubergine dial, rim of 46 brilliant-cut diamonds and Rolesor body, a patented combination of steel and 18K white gold. Nothing works a crowd better than the ‘Datejust’, Rolex’s most recognised masterpiece since 1945.
Big love • A hint of blush, a blooming floral, a softer silhouette—the rise of romantic dressing is far from frivolous. Its modern iterations celebrate strength in femininity
A VERY RITZY AFFAIR • Tying the knot with your better half this year? Say ‘I do’ at The Ritz-Carlton, Pune—a luxurious five-star property in downtown Pune that redefines the art of wedding atelier through curated artisanal luxury wedding showcases
New horizons • A wardrobe of romantic classics that comprises lace, midi skirts, slip dresses and florals gets a contemporary do-over
With the flow • Chalk it up to living with our partners in a pandemic, but building a capsule wardrobe of gender-fluid fashion is high on our priority list. The designers tell us why
In the mood for love • From rose to ruby, you will fall head over heels for these darlings
From the heart • We take inspiration from everlasting love and focus our attention on classic trends to find our happily ever after.
Yours truly • For our issue dedicated to that lovin’ feeling, Vogue India asked noteworthy writers to share their sartorial love stories. A seminal image that kick-started their love affair with clothing? An heirloom piece that signifies the purest emotion? These wordsmiths share an insightful look into their wardrobes and their hearts
NOW-STALGIA • Our top three Insta picks for when you need that sepia-toned, rose-tinted fix of glory days past
Second chances • The newest thing in fashion? Old clothes. As designers hit refresh on dead stock and the world found comfort in longing for the past, pre-loved and vintage saw its greatest surge yet. Akanksha Kamath rounds up the brands embracing second-hand, the sites to scour for future classics and the purveyors to follow when you need a dose of the old and the beautiful
Conscious coupling • Over the past decade, Simone Rocha has dressed and been inspired by strong women. Now, with an H&M collaboration with designs for men and children, her sartorial influence promises to grow manifold. Priyanka Khanna reports on a match made in fashion heaven
Hands on • For Fendi’s ‘Hand in Hand’ project, the famed Baguette covered the contours of its home country to spotlight Italy’s distinct craft clusters. We track and trace the cult bag’s refined new look.
Meet the romantics • Once upon a time, romanticism was seen as a weakness. Today, we know that embracing your feminine energy is empowering. Behind the joyful colours, delicate fabrics and whimsical details, these five women channel a soft strength that is assertive without being aggressive. Malika Dalamal takes a closer look
Hair force • There’s nothing like that straight-from-the-salon hair—the bouncy, luscious, healthy, TV-commercial kind. But maintaining it is a whole different story. So what is the big secret to getting the hair you love? According to hairstylists, it’s having strands you want to take care of, whether they are curly, straight, fine, kinky, long, short or somewhere in between