The Fashion – Affair
The sumptuous show of fashion was manifested in the Amazon India
lifestyle Fashion week spring/ summer 16, organized by FDCI at NSIC Grounds, New Delhi. The five day spectacle witnessed 115 aced designers from the fashion industry, with 30 designers showcasing their collection on the runway. From the sexy and intriguing collection of Shivan and Narresh to the ruffle extravaganza of Gauri and Nainika, the fashion week was infused with unrestrained glamour. There was a melange of trends that saturated the ambience of the five day fashion parade.
Here are some of the designers who dominated the whole runway event:
1- Shivan and Narresh
Sexy and intriguing, Shivan and Narresh’s Spring/Summer 16 collection in Amazon India Fashion week was the glam rock show. Inspired from the paintings of the Mexican artist, Diego Rivera, the collection incorporated maillots, bikinis and trikinis with razor cuts and crocodile finished inserts and jersey and neoprene bikini saris varnished with signature jewels. Imbued in green, pink and black, the collection was a marvelous display of artistry and ingenuity.
2- Rohit Gandhi and Rahul Khanna
Glamour coalesced with minimalism, this is what Rohit Gandhi and Rahul Khanna Stand for. The collection embraced cocktail dresses and evening gowns with sequin detailing. With minimalistic and straight silhouettes, the garments were dyed in black, greys and muted metallic. Sequin created drama on the runway as the designers deployed it on sheer dresses and then curvaceous silhouettes. As the show came to an end, the duo blamed up the ambience with Athiya Shetty manifesting a shimmering slit evening dress.
3- Anupama Dayal
Titled ‘Manjula’ after her mother, Anupama Dayal’s ensemble incorporated off-shoulder dresses, high waited kaftans, sari with off-shoulder blouse, fluid pajamas and shirt dresses. Embodying the boho-chic, the collection was imbued in pop colors that came off prominently in the stripes. The fabric escalated from cotton to chiffon and silk and the diaphanous dresses looked exuberant with tasseled earring in pop colors and headband.
4- Anamika Khanna
Amid the jazzy affair, Anamika Khanna showcased her first Ready to wear collection at the Amazon India Fashion Week 2016. Emanating from the designer’s personal choice, the collection portrayed Anamika’s new take on ethnic wear combined with leisure. Inspired from sportswear and the three black stripes of Adidas,the ensembles incorporated white kurtas and bandhgalas re-imagined in a modern and relaxed silhouettes. Dyed in monochromatic palette, the collection had minimal embellishments with chikankari and metallic details and embroidered patchwork.