Dialogues — fashion

3 Minutes with Malini Agarwal

3 Minutes with Malini Agarwal

Having had quite a few successful career stints, what sparked your interest in creating Miss Malini at a time when the digital space only had a few takers?To be honest, when I started MissMalini, blogging wasn't even a "thing" so I did it for the love of writing and having a space of my own to express myself. Over the years it has evolved into a mutli-media, multi-platform enterprise and when I look back I realise that every career I ever had was actually preparing me for it! From learning team work as a back up dancer, to all the...


3 Minutes with Nimish Shah

Marika Baptista

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3 Minutes with Nimish Shah

What/Who inspired you to pursue design, particularly fashion? ​Fashion Imagery & luxury retail - the art with what they sell unique designs. I have loved brands like Patagonia, Stella McCartney, Acne, APC, V&A Museum - the way they communicate design as a holistic lifestyle and not just a product. How did your international work experience in fashion influence your design philosophy? ​It streamlined thought process, allowed me to edit better and evoke modestly in design & design practice.​Was it a conscious decision to veer towards ethical fashion and sustainability in design? How challenging has it been to consistently champion this...