Fashion designer Wendell Rodricks passes away

Wendell Rodricks, a single of India’s most popular manner designers, handed absent in Goa on Wednesday night at home immediately after a prolonged sickness. He was 59. Acknowledged for groundbreaking the strategy of vacation resort don and for advocating eco-helpful manner, Rodricks is credited with reviving the common Goan apparel of the kunbi sari. He was awarded Padma Shri in 2014.

“We need to not compare India and the West. There are points we do that they can by no means do. And vice versa. Every state has its own specialisation,” Rodricks had instructed Fibre2Fashion in an job interview immediately after acquiring the Padma Shri award.

Rodricks commenced his occupation in manner by designing for Garden Vareli. He introduced his own label in 1989 with his to start with exhibit in Mumbai. His work involved a huge vary of manner, from lecturing on environment costume heritage to manner journalism and

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