From the archives of Lakme Fashion Week 2019. It is the bi-annual fashion event, always heralds the best of fashion and couture, in vibrant and offbeat hues and inspiring silhouettes. The recently concluded Lakme Fashion Week 2019, the winter/festive edition was no exception. A galaxy of ace designers like Kunal Rawal, Amit Aggarwal, Pallavi Mohan, Amrish Kumar, and their muses, presented their latest collection, which is beyond extraordinary. However, what caught our attention, was these genius and upcoming designer labels, whose work was cutting edge. With these upcoming designers, you are sure to find something that fits your bill.
Check Out These Best Looks We Spotted At Lakme Fashion Week 2019-
1. Flux By Amit Aggarwal
Amit Aggarwal launched his luxury pret collection ‘FLUX’ created in collaboration with R-Elan, Reliance Industries Textile Arm with Hardika Pandya and Lisa Haydon as showstoppers. The best part was that the whole collection was created out of recycled and consciously created fabrics from R- Elan. Isn’t that a great idea?
Also Check Out, Ways To Reuse Your Bridal Lehenga.
2. Label Ritu Kumar’s Structured Pastoral Collection
Amrish Kumar, son of Ritu Kumar was seen accompanying the showstopper Tara Sutaria This year’s collection was all about structure and fit and has colors from the pastoral and equestrian mood.
3. Arpita Mehta’s TrenTradition Collection
Ananya Pandey made her debut at Lakme Fashion Week turning up as the showstopper for Arpita Mehta’s new collection that is dedicated to the modern, fuss-free and sassy bride. Ananya wore a flamingo lehenga with a heavily embroidered sleeveless blouse. Her look is one to be admired!
4. Nachiket Brave X Caprese Girls Passport Princesses Collection
This collection is for the modern women who prioritize travel and the confident Indian women as they traverse the world in their quest for the best. Rakul Preet looks ravishing in black and she surely owned the ramp as she turns showstopper for the designer. She wore a stunning black jumpsuit with long sheer sleeves and accessorized her look with a pair of big hoops and a silver clutch.
5. Pallavi Mohan’s Simply Studio 54 Collection
Her collection is inspired by the Disco subculture and Rara Avis’s ‘The still Life’ embracing the expressions of French painter Jacques of the 17th Century. This collection is apt for bridesmaids and bachelorette parties. Gorgeous Esha Gupta was the showstopper and her outfit is one to be admired.
6. Kunal Rawal X Boat Nirvana’s Confluence Collection
Their latest collection is for the modern grooms who seek versatility and is a perfect pick for this festive season. Arjun Kapoor totally nailed it in Kunal Rawal’s outfit followed by Jahaan Kapoor, who looked no less.
7. Payal Singhal’s PS 20 Collection As She Celebrates 20 Years Of Her Brand.
Her collection for Lakme Fashion Week 2019 was inspired by gypsies and bohemia. The collection was all about jacket cholis, lehenga salwar, bomber jackets, blazers, drop-crotch pants, cropped skirts, and sarees. Bollywood actors Farhan Akhtar and Shibani Dandekar were the showstoppers and according to Payal, they were perfect as they both imbibe the bohemian vibe of this collection.
8. Rajdeep Ranawat’s Sindh Collection
The designer collaborated with French brand Ceriz for presenting his Sindh Collection at the Lakme Fashion Week 2019 and the collection comprised of biker jackets, silhouettes, dhotis, anarkalis, and shararas. The collection is inspired by women who have a sense of luxury and confidence.
9. Sonal Verma’s Colander Collection
Her label Rara Avis presented the Colander collection which was all about leather and sequins. Trench coats and Kimonos were the main features in the collection. The colors used were pinks and reds mixed with dark greens and greys. Sonal Chauhan was spotted as her special guest at the show.
10. ‘Festive Dreams’ By Kaveri
This label debuted at the Lakme Fashion Week 2019 and their collection was breathtaking. The brand showcased linen dresses which they have especially woven and their dresses mostly include ruffles, draped and scarves. Shabana Azmi was the showstopper and wore a black and white layered kurta teamed with a pink pleated dupatta with white frills.
11. Punit Balana’s ‘Rabari’ Collection
The clothing line draws its inspiration from Rabari women known for their diligent embroidered textiles, creativity, aesthetic and identity. Shilpa Shetty walked down the ramp for this designer wearing an off- white lehenga choli which would be perfect for the festive season.
12. Disha Patil’s ‘Interpretation Of Love Collection’
The collection is for all the wedding festivities starting from the Roka, Mehndi, Sangeet to Saat Pheras and Reception. Actress Kangana Ranaut was the showstopper in a powder blue lehenga with silver work and shoulder drape. The designer’s designs were largely inclined towards stylish drapes and ruffles which added charm to her collection.
13. DiyaRajvvir’s ‘Rosette’ Collection
Diya Arora & Rajvvir Arora’s latest collection is perfect for brides who seek timeless outfits in her wedding trousseau. Malaika Arora looked absolutely ravishing in this designer duo’s outfit which was a wine-colored ruffled blouse with a slit skirt. Her plunging neckline grabbed our special attention.
14. Tahweave’s ‘Kandisha’ Collection
This line is inspired by the art of Morocco which has been beautifully depicted through screen printing and handwoven techniques. The designer’s colorful collection is every winter bride’s living fantasy as the designs are ideal for both festive and bridal wear.
15. New- Age Designers Exclusively Introduced By 6 Degree Platform At Lakme Fashion Week 2019!
A: Kavita Agarwal’s ‘The Queen Closet’ Collection
The very elegant Soha Ali Khan walked the ramp for designer Kavita Agarwal’s new collection The Queen Closet in this beautiful lehenga. The collection defines royalty in all its glory and who better to represent the collection than this royal princess.
B: Masumi Mewawalla’s ‘Ardor’ Collection
Pink Peacock Couture by Masumi Mewawalla debuted its ‘Ardor’ collection at Lakme Fashion Week and we are absolutely loving it. The bold bridal collection has been inspired by Art Deco and Art Nouveau design movements. Urvashi Rautela set the stage on fire as she looked jaw-droppingly stunning in a silver gown with cape sleeves!
C: Kraft Corridor’s ‘Manzar’ Collection
Kraft Corridor showcased its Winter Festive collection ‘ Manzar’ with Neha Sharma as the showstopper. The gorgeous Neha Sharma wore a silver work peach colored lehenga which was further teamed up with coordinated jewelry. She surely knows how to take over the show!
D: Saroj Jalan’s ‘Banji’ Collection
Saroj Jalan showcased its ‘Banji’ collection which is inspired by the Romani people and the Banjara women from India’s most colorful community. Genelia D’souza made her noticeable comeback as she stunned the stage in red lehenga choli with a jacket which lent it a contemporary twist.
E: Bandana Narula’s ‘Dazva’ Collection
Bandana Narula made her debut at Lakme Fashion Week 2019 with her ‘Dazva’ collection. The collection celebrated the spirit of liberalism in women. Shibani Dandekar appeared as the showstopper for this new designer. The actress slayed in a floral bustier and chevron skirt in pretty pastels and oh boy we literally skipped a beat!
F: Ambika Lal’s ‘Celestial Collection’
Ambika Lal showcased her ‘Celestial Collection’ which is inspired by “the purity and sanctity of moon and stars”. The line includes cocktail gowns, dresses, and the color palette featured metallic hues. Rhea Chakraborty was the showstopper and wore a black frill gown and looked like a diva!
G: Purple Feathers By Pinkey’s ‘Mystical Curves’ Collection
Purple Feathers By Pinkey showcased its ‘Mystical Curves’ collection and it belongs to our new era confident women who carry themselves with a strong sense of style. They have used tones of off whites and ivory to welcome a clean and classic approach towards women occasion wear.
The batch of upcoming fashion designers is all set to take the fashion industry. Lakme Fashion Week has always inspired us and this time the new designers took our breath away with their super gorgeous collection and we can’t stop drooling over their designs.
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