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Experience Opulence with Manish Malhotras Designs

Manish Malhotra’s couture collection is a journey back to the opulence and affluence of the 1930’s. Rich textiles like velvets and silks were sculpted together to form lehengas, anarkalis, jackets and other silhouettes. Antique gold embroideries and dull silver handwork embellished the outfits which are reminiscent of that era. Strong Victorian influences were seen in [...] Oct 24, 2013
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Parul Potlia @ BFW WF 2013

Here is a Rajasthani designer who believes in experimenting with her designs be it cuts, embroidery or fabric used. Parul Potlia in her collection showcase at the Bangalore Fashion Week W/F, 2013, used denim but gave it a desi twist. The designer transformed pink and yellow denim into pretty kurtis and salwar suits that were [...] Oct 19, 2013
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Pria Kataaria Puri @ BFW WF 2013

Inspiration comes from many things and for designer Pria Kataaria Puri, it was the gorgeous mother nature. Hues of sunny yellows, neon greens, tomato reds and monochromatic black and whites were seen in her collection. Pria’s models tip toed in bright kaftans, printed dresses and sexy bikinis at the Bangalore Fashion Week W/F, 2013. The designer’s [...] Oct 19, 2013
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Dianna Marjana Kovacevic @ BFW WF 2013

If you have been avoiding wearing that beautiful six yard for the fear of having to hold it together with numerous pins and brooches, it’s time to take the easy way out. Australian designer Dianna Marjana Kovacevic introduces to you the concept of short sarees which can be draped effortlessly with just the help of [...] Oct 18, 2013
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Narendra and Pawan @ BFW WF 2013

The Bangalore Fashion Week W/F 2013, witnessed a host of designers who were inspired by the fashionable Victorian era; Narendra and Pawan were one among them. The designer duo experimented with Victorian designs but by giving a desi twist to it. The fabrics were adorned with rich Indian embroidery and later crafted into dresses, skirts [...] Oct 18, 2013
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Nirvika Sharma @ BFW WF 2013

Designer Nirvika Sharma’s models at the Bangalore Fashion Week W/F, 2013, sashayed down the ramp in a Victorian inspired collection. Mermaid silhouettes, metallic dresses, ruffled outfits, voluminous skirts, plunging backs and gowns were weaved out of transparent nets to achieve the royal look. The colour palette included hues of silver, gold, green and pink but [...] Oct 18, 2013
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Go Sheer!

Experimentation was the key in designers Rohit Gandhi and Rahul Khanna’s spring summer collection. The duo have moved away from their favourite black to incorporate colours and have played with lots of sheer and metallic for that sensual touch. Take a look. Oct 18, 2013
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Denim Mania with Niket and Jainee

Designer duo Niket and Jainee went denim crazy for the spring summer collection. The duo crafted cocktail dresses, sarees, jumpsuits and dresses by experimenting with net and denim. Take a look if you want a denim twist to your warddrobe. Oct 17, 2013
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Get Vibrant With Heer

Chic, elegant and colourful. Designer duo Sandeep and Ravi’s collection titled ‘Tu Meri Heer’ was about putting these elements together. Be it the tailoring, intricate hand embroidery or the choice of colours in their traditional lehengas and kurtis, their silhouettes left a lasting impression at the fashion week. Punjabi actor Smriti Khanna graced the ramp in [...] Oct 16, 2013
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Actor Simran Mundi Goes Black For Rocky S

She is tall, beautiful and is the face of Punjab International Fashion Week, 2013; and Simran Kaur Mundi befits the role like no other because of her love for fashion. Simran took to the ramp for Rocky S in an exquisite black gown crafted by the designer. The talented actor loved walking the ramp in [...] Oct 16, 2013
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Do You Have a 3 D Dress?

Designers Pankaj and Nidh once again did what they are best at, create 3D dresses. Their  ’Grammar of Ornamentation’ collection highlighted 3 dimensional design techniques using hand-cut fabrics. Playing with a controlled colour palette of white, blue and yellow, this talented duo constructed intricate western silhouettes like long gowns, tops and dresses. Their design showcase also comprised [...] Oct 16, 2013
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What Does Black Mean To Rocky S?

The colour black is synonymous with one designer and that is Rocky S. For him black is not just a colour but everything that fashion means to him. His design showcase at the PIFW, 2013, had exquisite dresses, netted gowns, sequinned jackets and flowy skirts, all in his favourite colour. Actor Simran Kaur Mundi who [...] Oct 16, 2013
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Pleat it Up

Play with textures with the use of pleats gave form to designer Mrinalini’s spring summer collection. The design showcase at WIFW comprised loose pleated pants, tunics, dresses, shirts and more in an earthy monochromatic tone. Take a look. Oct 16, 2013
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Krishna Mehta @ Chennai International Fashion Week 2013

The mood is celebratory and the design sensibilities are elegant and the brain behind this is designer Krishna Mehta. All her creative thoughts and hard work translates into garments varying from experimental lehengas and anarkalis for the women and sherwanis for the men. The collection is chic, sensuous and has an element of fun. Krishna [...] Oct 15, 2013
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Jules Idi Amin @ Chennai International Fashion Week 2013

The 50’s made a big come back with designer Jules Idi Amin’s latest collection. Her tribute to the era gone by brought out some interesting pencil dresses, jumpsuits, and tunics that are reminiscent of that period. The mood was fun and high on style and actresses Vishaka and Regina added the glam quotient. Take a [...] Oct 14, 2013