Meher Varma and Pia Alize Hazarika

Meher Varma is an anthropologist and writer based in New Delhi. Her interests include fashion, food, and pop culture in post liberalisation India. Meher is currently working on a collaborative compilation about clothing in India, and can be contacted on instagram at @agramofmeher. Pia Alize Hazarika is an illustrator and designer whose work has been published by Penguin India, Captain Bijli Comics and others. She runs PIG Studio and bounces between New Delhi and Bombay.

Re-centring the fold

A tongue-in-cheek exploration of fashion magazines in India.

Jul 14, 2020

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