Tag: Mythic Fashion

Myth-ology means possible truths, possibly embellished. Mythology is larger than life and more than the mere real. How wonderful for fashion to be inspired by what might or might not have been true, but what definitely was more fantastical. After all, fashion also does need to help you feel and act surreal.
Some of the most fascinating heroes and stories belong in mythology! The way mythological texts describe them, they weren’t just grand in their deeds and personalities, but each of them, had their own style quotient as well! Here’s my attempt at decoding the style quotient of these glorious mythological characters to create modern day, wearable looks.

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Shiva: The Destroyer

  One would think with me doing this series on Mythic Fashion i.e. fashion inspired by mythological characters and stories… that I’d primarily be picking the Goddesses! But the Gods in Indian Mythology are every bit as inspiring, gorgeous and ‘stylish’ as the Godesses…! (Sometimes even more! ;))   Take Lord Shiva for example!   …

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Satyabhama: Part 2: The Warrior Princess & the Story of Diwali!

As with all my posts under Mythic Fashion, I’d like to start with saying that Sanathana gives one and all the freedom to interpret, re-interpret and understand mythology as per them. This, is my version of Satyabhama, based on my readings, research and embellished with my own imagination. If you’ve read my previous post about …

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Satyabhama: The Shrew

Satyabhama… The most beautiful, most ‘pampered’ and most ‘possessive’ wife of Lord Krishna! A lot of you may not have heard of Satyabhama, but once you read about her, I’m pretty sure, you’ll understand her as one of the most amusing characters in Indian Mythology…! Satyabhama was, somewhat like a spoilt, pampered, brattish South Bombay …

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Draupadi: In Today’s World!

This look is inspired by a little more imagination than just mythology! What if Draupadi lived in the modern day… how would she be?! I’d imagine her as a powerful, confident, go-getter… she could be in any career she chooses to be in… A corporate woman, a lawyer, an artist or a blogger, but she’d [...]…

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Draupadi: The Fire Born

As with all my posts under Mythic Fashion, I’d like to start with saying that Sanathana gives one and all the freedom to interpret, re-interpret and understand religion as per them. This, is my version of Draupadi, based on my readings, research and embellished with my own imagination. Everyone knows of Draupadi… though most of …

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Sonal is a Post Graduate in Luxury Brand Management from Polimoda Institute of Fashion Design and Marketing, Florence (Italy) and has over 9 years of experience as a Brand Strategist working in the advertising industry.



She has also been a Consumer Insights Miner specializing in fashion and luxury brands.