On Day 4 of WLIFW, feminity was seen in its full form.
DESIGNERS: Jenjum & Jasleen
known for: Indian inspirations
COLLECTION: Their collection with contrasting piping, different surface techniques and bright colours on tunic dresses and trousers created a flirtatious mood.
DESIGNER: Anamika Khanna
known for: Ethnic wear
COLLECTION: Floral cutwork and applique on straight silhouettes were seen in the collection. Deep hues lent elegance.
DESIGNERS: Abraham & Thakore
known for: Jackets
COLLECTION: There were clean jackets with stitch detailing, Kerala dhoti with zari border styles were seen.
DESIGNERS: Gaurav & Ritika
known for: Fitted forms
COLLECTION: Slash dresses with fitted detailings were seen.
DESIGNER: Anand Bhushan
known for: Texturing
COLLECTION: Silhouettes were western with shifts and sheaths.
DESIGNER: Niki Mahajan
known for: Prints
COLLECTION: The collection has some interesting prints on saris with unusual drapes. Short dresses with fluffy hemlines were a big draw.
DESIGNER: Gaurav Gupta
known for: Constructed drapes
COLLECTION: Drapes and innovative prints were mixed with texturing and 3D panelling and pleats. the collection was very modern in appeal and high on creative stamp.
A sari moment
Devaki Singh from the Kapurthala royal family made a statement, dressed in a sari with a golden gilet and skull earrings. She surely made many heads turn with her eclectic style.
Actor Mugdha Godse was the showstopper for designer Pallavi Jaipur. Wearing a draped sari Godse said on Poonam Pandey, ‘‘Its a a PR activity, would she ever bare for a cause but?”
All in the family
Entrepreneur Feroze Gujral was spotted with daughter Alaiia and son Armaan’s girlfriend, model Esha Gupta. Gujral said “I enjoy colours being used in the Autumn Winter collection.”
Straight from the front row
Actor Neha Dhupia was seen on the front row for designer Gaurav Gupta. She sported a scrunched hair look and said, “The Delhi heat made me tie up my hair.’’
Actor Sonal Chauhan who walked for designer Sadan Pande failed to create any showstopper-like impact. Some guests even failed to recognise her much to her dismay.
Show Reviews: vinod nair with inputs from Zofeen Maqsood, Aaron George, Roma Arora & Surabhi Chauhan;
Photographers: Raj K Raj, Ronjoy Gogoi, Raajessh Kashyap