Bridal couture has arrived a good way from the original lehenga-choli encrusted with zardozi or Swarovski crystals. The bride that is modern well-cut gowns, sherwanis and kimono coats to choose from-things she can move freely and, perhaps, shake a leg in. And developers are trying out drapes, materials and detailing. Nowhere ended up being this more obvious than in the 12th edition regarding the Asia Couture Week (ICW), held in the main city in July.
Designer couple Pankaj and Nidhi Ahuja regarding the label Pankaj & Nidhi had leather that is faux and custom-made crystals in yellowish, rose silver and gold white on jeans, tunics and jackets inside their first couture collection, ‘Mosaiq’, encouraged because of the art of mosaic-making. There were also empire waistline dresses and a dress combined with an one-sleeve blouse with frills and feathers.
«If you choose to go right straight straight back many years,» claims Pankaj, «a stunning Kanjeevaram sari commissioned for someone in a specific color, or getting Kashmiri or Phulkari shawls, could be considered couture.» Today, the focus can be much on alternative occasion use. Leer más