Saturday, 31 August 2013

‘Aftermath’ by Sidharta Aryan-Autumn/Winter 2013-14, Lakme Fashion Week

Titled ‘Aftermath’, Sidharta Aryan presented an androgynously edgy collection inspired from ‘Geode’ inspired geometry. Clean lines merged with geometry of the digital prints to create a structured, sporty, futuristic and wearable line ranging from varsity jackets, asymmetrical skirts to shirts and even sari.

Thursday, 29 August 2013

‘HUEMN’ by Pranav Mishra and Shyma Shetty- Autumn/Winter 2013-14,Lakme Fashion Week

‘HUEMN’ Autumn/Winter 2013-14 collection by the talented designer duo Pranav Mishra and Shyma Shetty was a tribute to today’s sophisticated single woman. It was an interesting take on the very idea of androgynous styling which effortlessly morphed into an ambiguous contrast within texture, craftsmanship and the colour story.

Wednesday, 28 August 2013

Aishwarya Rai Bachchan for Lodha Group,The Park

It looks like Aishwarya Rai Bachchan is all set to give a serious competition to her Bollywood contemporaries. Recently, beautiful Aish became the face of The Lodha Group’s central Mumbai’s premium project, The Park, Worli, for which the actress did a photo-shoot that captured her strolling around the luxurious lush green property in array of couture gowns and dresses. With this, can we say that the hands-on mom is all set to make her big comeback?

Manipur Handlooms –Krishna Mehta Autumn Winter Festive 2013-14, Lakme Fashion Week

Krishna Mehta paid rich tribute to the craftsmanship of an often neglected and isolated region of India, i.e., Manipur with her Autumn Winter 2013-14 collection at the Lakme Fashion Week. Manipur, which has 4.62 lakh handloom workers, second among the top states in the country, has almost 100 percent women weavers. 

‘Moonrise’ by Ken Ferns:Autumn/Winter 2013-14, Lakme Fashion Week

Taking inspiration from the phenomenon of the first appearance of the moon over the earth’s horizon termed ‘Moonrise’, the Autumn/Winter 2013-14 collection by Ken Ferns was high on mystery, structure and futuristic construction.

Tuesday, 27 August 2013

Amit Aggarwal Winter Festive 2013-14 – Lakme Fashion Week

This man is a design genius. Amit Aggarwal’s Winter/Festive 2013 Collection is for a woman who is traditional yet futuristic, a strong woman who is well aware of her distinctive feminine identity yet does not shy away from embracing the new her.

Monday, 26 August 2013

‘London Eye’ By Troy Costa: Autumn Winter 2013-14, Lakme Fashion Week

Titled ‘London Eye’, Troy Costa revived the intriguing charm and style of 1930’s gentleman with a collection that is all about impeccable tailoring, traditional British finesse, contemporary cuts and luxury. Classic yet modern, the first half of the collection was inspired by the work of British artist Mark Gertler’s painting ‘Merry Go Round’, referring to the colour story, while the other end of the collection draws influences from the league of gentlemen of the 30’s & 40’s.

Sunday, 25 August 2013

‘From Eden to Paradise’ by Jatin Varma – Autumn/Winter 2013-14, Lakme Fashion Week

Titled ‘From Eden to Paradise’, the Autumn/Winter 2013-14 collection by Jatin Varma was inspired by Biblical Garden of Eden. The designer took us to a journey of his dreamy paradise with a color story of Red, Purple, Pink and Cobalt Blue.

‘Shift’ by Nimish Shah-Autumn/Winter 2013-14- Lakme Fashion Week

A combination of vintage and urban, the Autumn Winter 2013-14 collection by Nimish Shah for his label ‘Shift’ has an understated sophistication and timeless essence to it.