The FDCI x Lakme Fashion Week for March 2023 wrapped up after 4 glorious days. The show was scheduled from 9 to 12 March, 2023 at the Jio World Garden in Mumbai. It is one of the biggest and most prestigious fashion events that takes place twice a year in India.It in fact, is the most sought after shows for latest designs and trendsetting looks. The show was packed with various designers showcasing their phenomenal collection. ShaadiWish is here to give you a quick highlight of the FDCI x Lakme Fashion Week March 2023.
Here Are Some Showstopper Looks From FDCI x Lakme Fashion Week March 2023:
Day 1 Of Lakme Fashion Week 2023
The FDCI x Lakme Fashion Week March 2023 kickstarted with INIFD presents Gennext 2023 Winners KoAi, Hiro, KoyToy, and Rudraksh Dwivedi.
KoAi’s latest collection titled, ‘Coalescence’ is inspired by Coppice. With unique prints and amalgamation of drapes and pleats, the collection was made using cotton silk, mushroom twill, poplin cotton, and chiffon.
Hiro’s collection is called the ‘Dystopian Bride’ and it draws inspiration from a post-apocalyptic world. Made with techniques like ruching and smocking, the collection had tie dye and stone washing dyeing techniques too.
KoyToy’s collection ‘A Maharaja-in-waiting’ depicts a dual life. The prints include motifs depicting freshwater pearls, glittery jewel boxes, and original miniature paintings.
Inspired by eco-brutalism, Rudraksh Dwivedi’s collection has signature chrome line work along with black layered tulle and crochet mesh to create a mix of paradoxical elements.
INIFD LaunchPad Had Neha Dhupia Slaying On The Ramp
The students from INIFD have created their collection around the concept of ‘East meets West’. Neha Dhupia walked the ramp and looked ravishing.
Khadi India Collection, Divyam Mehta, Suket Dhir, Shruti Sancheti
Khadi India Collection presented their collection with Divyam Mehta, Suket Dhir, Shruti Sancheti at the FDCI x Lakme Fashion Week. Actor Vijay Verma and actress Rakul Preet Singh walked the ramp for the Khadi collection.
Day 2 Of FDCI x Lakme Fashion Week March 2023
Line Outline By Deepit Chugh, Sameer Madan, Tisastudio
The day 2 of FDCI x Lakme Fashion Week March 2023 witnessed Line Outline By Deepit Chugh, Sameer Madan, Tisastudio.
Actor Shantanu Maheshwari walked the ramp for Line outline by Deepit Chugh. The collection draws inspiration from the beauty of Streamline Moderne and the disruption it caused then in the world of architecture and fashion. It brings life to the look with solid tailoring, playful proportions and functional modularity.
Sameer Madan ‘Untamed’ is a collection which exudes a mix of fantasy, mystery, glitzy and bold. It captures the pomp of ’80s and 90’s cultural references. Social Media Influencer Niharika NM walked the ramp as a showstopper.
Tisastudio’s Spring Summer’23 collection showcased minimalist art utilizing geometric and abstract forms found in Islamic architecture. Actor Gurfateh Singh Pirzada walked the ramp and ruled it!
Flirtatious By Akriti
Sanya Malhotra slayed the ramp as she walked for Flirtatious by Akriti. The collection is vaguely inspired by the show ‘The White Lotus’. With colorful abstract artwork, lemons and beach umbrellas, the collection is just as the name suggests.
Shilpa Shetty Kundra For Limerick By Abirr n’ Nanki
Limerick by Abirr n’ Nanki’s collection titled ‘Song of the Valley’ celebrates the artistic expertise and the rich cultural heritage of Kashmir. With vibrant color shades, bold artworks, and paisley motifs, the collection is worth checking out. Shilpa Shetty Kundra walked the ramp and slayed like a pro!
Itrh Had Some Stunning Showstoppers!
With showstoppers like Sonakshi Sinha, Anaita Shroff Adajania, Anshula Kapoor and Antara Marwa, Itrh left us stunned! The collection ‘Dancing Queen’ showcases a resurgence of maximalism. Making a bold statement, the designers revisit Swarovski and crystal element studded textiles giving them a sheerer facade and a pastel overtone to layer with their classic silvers and gold.
Lakmé Sheer Drama X Tarun Tahiliani Luxe Pret
Sobhita Dhulipala burnt the ramp floor as she turned muse for Tarun Tahiliani. The designer’s spring/summer collection is an ode to ‘The Drape Suspended In Time’. With intricate details, fluid drapes & exquisitely crafted textiles, the collection had some spectacular range worth checking out!
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Day 3 Of Designers Showcasing At Lakme Fashion Week
Day 3 Started With Eshaa Amiin, Jajaabor, Shahin Mannan
Eshaa Amiin’s collection ‘Lyricals Of An Escapist’ shows how the emergence of fresh creativity can transcend and erode distinctions between real and virtual, ancient and futuristic worlds respectively. Actress Kalki Koechlin walked as a showstopper while Social Media Influencer Ankush Bahuguna too turned model for the designer.
Jajaabor’s collection narrates two aspects of Indonesia- One, Indonesia’s national motto ‘Bhinekka Tunggal Ika’ (Unity In Diversity) and two, the untouched marine biosphere of Nusa Tenggara. The showcase takes an effort to unfold these two stories using colors, textures and prints inspired from Indonesia- also known as the ‘Island of Gods’. Sayani Gupta was the showstopper for the designer.
Making her ramp comeback was yesteryear actress Zeenat Aman for Shahin Mannan. The collection ‘Circle’ celebrates the infinite possibilities of fashion, inspired by the timeless and powerful symbol of the circle.
Tara Sutaria Walked For Annu’s Creation
Tara Sutaria turned muse for Annu’s Creation’s latest collection. It showcased vivid patterns with intricate details infused with an old-world-charm. With exquisite embroideries, this line epitomizes grace and craftsmanship.
Diana Penty Walked For Disha Patil
Disha Patil’s collection ’Hasu’ Couture 2023 showcased an interplay of the patterns formed by petals. A soothing palette of neutrals and pastels forms the base of the collection. Actress Diana Penty walked the ramp and looked stunning in an ivory ensemble.
Sushmita Sen Was A Showstopper For Anushree Reddy
Slaying for Anushree Reddy’s latest collection was actress Sushmita Sen. The collection ‘ Ahilaya’ features bits of history and also takes inspiration from the beauty of Apsaras in the golden mythological age.
Sara Ali Khan Turned Muse For Punit Balana
Showcasing Punit Balana’s ‘Utsav- A celebration of Rajasthan’ was Sara Ali Khan decked up in a stunning ensemble. Featuring textures inspired by the Kalbelia community of Rajasthan, the collection was simply marvelous!
Parineeti Chopra Walked The Ramp For Ritika Mirchandani
Ritika Mirchandani’s collection, ‘Faire La Fete’ is a celebration of sorts, of all things that represent life and growth. With hues like soft lavender and cheery green, ivory and blacks, the collection symbolizes the blossoming path with the mainstay emotion of celebration. Parineeti Chopra walked the ramp and slayed like a diva.
Dyson x Arpita Mehta Had Shanaya Kapoor As A Showstopper
Arpita Mehta’s summer collection is inspired by a summery holiday mood. The line masterfully blends floral and geometric prints and bright pops of colors topped with sequins and mirror drop tassels embroidery. Shanaya Kapoor turned muse for Arpita Mehta.
Athiya Shetty Slayed On The Ramp For Namrata Joshipura
Athiya Shetty left us mesmerized as she walked the ramp for Namrata Joshipura. The collection celebrates the body in all its sinuous beauty and renewing its shine for the coming (r)evolution.
Taapsee Pannu Walked The Ramp For Monisha Jaising
Taapsee Pannu dazzled the ramp in Monisha Jaising’s collection inspired by a laid back yet luxuriously embellished elegance. It incorporated the essence of a wedding in a tropical island reflecting sunshine, beach side, poolside and resort glamor.
JJ Valaya Closed the Day 3 Of Lakme Fashion Week 2023
JJV. Kapurthala By JJ Valaya’s collection depicts the unique travelogues of Maharaja Jagatjit Singh of Kapurthala, the land of JJ Valaya’s forefathers, the Ahluwalias. Actress Rashmika Mandanna walked the ramp for the designer and slayed!
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Finale Day Of Lakme Fashion Week 2023
Malaika Arora For Bhumika Sharma
Bhumika Sharma’s Spring Summer collection draws inspiration from classic silhouettes and features a refreshing palette of spring-summer colors like lime and mint greens. Malaika Arora rocked the ramp as a showstopper.
Nargis Fakhri For Sejal Kamdar Designs
Rooted in tradition yet fused with a modern spirit, Sejal Kamdar Designs’s collection, ‘Spectrum of Nature – A Luminous Oasis of Colors’ is inspired by nature, which is full of colors where the transition of seasons changes the entire mood of the surroundings. Nargis Fakhri walked the show and looked stunning!
Nushrrat Bharuccha For Mahima Mahajan
Nushrrat Bharuccha walked the ramp for Mahima Mahajan. The collection depicts ‘Ruža’ as a free-spirited and unabashed being who is unafraid to claim her space in the world and make her presence felt.
Ishaan Khattar Turned Show Stopper For Siddartha Tytler
Ishaan Khattar turned a model for Siddartha Tytler’s collection ‘Athluxury 2085’. It is inspired by the fabulous era of the 80s with the infusion of their Spring-Summer 2019 collection ‘Vertigo’. The silhouettes include power suits, bodycon dresses, oversized jackets and a heavy play of corsetry for men and women.
Tamannah Bhatia Turned Muse For Nirmooha
Tamannah Bhatia walked the ramp for Nirmooha’s collection ‘Matrix’. The collection has color palettes that include shades like emerald, amethyst, ruby, jade, carbon and eggshell whites infused with abstract patterns overlayed with linear graphics.
Karisma Kapoor Walked The Ramp For Ranna Gill
Slaying the ramp for Ranna Gill was actress Karisma Kapoor! The collection ‘Casa dei Fiori’ is a curation of swoon-worthy prints, inspired by the blissful beauty of the blooming landscapes. Breezy maxi dresses, chic matching sets, extravagant ballgown skirts and sequin gowns with intricate 3D floral embroidery makes this collection every woman’s dream wardrobe.
Finale Show By Manish Malhotra With Aditya Roy Kapoor & Ananya Panday
Closing the FDCI x Lakme Fashion Week March 2023 was designer Manish Malhotra. Actors Aditya Roy Kapoor and Annaya Panday turned showstoppers for the designer and looked mesmerizing as ever! The ‘Diffuse’ collection aims at redefining the rules of fashion of being #UnapologeticallyMé with new age prints representing individuality, non-binary, fluidity and androgynous styles in tones of them and they.
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