Just call me Vannah White.

This evening, I hosted a live watch party of the Fashion for Compassion stream on the Divanee Facebook page. Considering this was our first such attempt (and shot only on an iPad), I’d say it went pretty damn well. The crowd in NYC looked like they were having a great time and I think those of us who chatted on Facebook did too. If you missed the video, you can watch it here.

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Chicago is turning out to be a hotbed of upcoming South Asian designers.

Photo by Errol Dunlap

The old adage about friends is true — new is silver and old is gold. For Azeeza Desai Khan, this is good news.

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