The 5 day long Lakme Fashion Week Summer/Resort 2013 was held at Grand Hyatt, Mumbai. Here are the best highlights of what was showcased along with similar trends that you can find from our collection.
To kick-start the show, Tiger Blanc presented fashion ace Tarun Tahiliani’s collection. He showed:
a) Top to Toe Microprints
b) Colorful Prints of Blocks
c) Black + Ink Blue
d) Black + Pastel
Bollywood’s favorite designer Manish Malhotra presented his ‘100 years of Cinema’ collection.
1. Actresses Kajol walked the ramp for him in grey saree with Neon borders. Get similar style with this saree.
2. Monochrome Magic
a) Monochrome net saree with beautiful embroidered border. Get similar style with this white saree.
b) White net saree with Black embroidery. Get similar style.
3) Black Net saree with red border
5. Embroideries on Shades of Pink
a) Peach saree with white embroidery
b) Pink saree with heavy gold embroidery
6. Fitted silhouettes
Fitted kameez of 1960s Indian cinema.
7. Neon saree
Retro fashion in draping of saree
8. Beige & Henna hues in sarees
Shivan and Narresh
Designer Masaba’s collection was full of Masaba’s signature quirky prints. The collection was largely monochrome with splashes of colour. We liked the tribal figures that actress Parineeti Chopra wore on ramp! Get this funky print on saree.
He showed 3 hot trends:
a) Candy Colors: the cool candy colors are complimenting each other. The yellow on pink looks luscious! Get this trend in anarkali.
b) Black & Gold on Skin: But to make it look bewitching, throw in a combination of sexy black, sheer lace and glittering gold and you have a winter! Get this trend in saree.
c) Patels On White: Nothing sets off stark white better than cool summery pastels. Use of pastel palette on the borders enhances the grace of saree. Get similar style in salwar kameez.