Bollywood actor Sonakshi Sinha displays a designer's collection during the opening session of Lakme Fashion Week 2014, in Mumbai on March 11. (PTI Photo)
Sonakshi Sinha showcases a creation by designer Manish Malhotra on the first day of LFW Summer/Resort 2014. (AFP Photo)
Sonakshi displays a creation by Indian designer Manish Malhotra, left, during the opening day of Lakme Fashion Week.(AP Photo)
Sonakshi Sinha showcases a creation by designer Manish Malhotra (R) on the first day of the Lakme Fashion Week (LFW) Summer/Resort. (AFP Photo)
Bollywood actor Sonakshi Sinha showcases a creation by designer Manish Malhotra on the first day of the Lakme Fashion Week (LFW) Summer/Resort 2014. (AFP Photo)
Sonakshi made a graceful entry in a long floor-kissing sheer black kurta with stunning white embroidery to set the mood of the delicate ethereal collection. She was the third one to walk the ramp.
Manish opened the Lakme Fashion Week Summer/Resort 2014 season with a collection called 'A Summer Affair' last night. The fashion extravaganza begins from today and will go on till March 16.
Tree trunks were curved elegantly along the ramp, clumps of blossoms and creepers flowed down from the ceiling.
Manish showcased about 60 ensembles on the runway.
The collection saw kurtas, summery skirts, slim pants, pre-stitched saris and cholis, long gowns, high neck women's sherwanis, wide pleated palazzos, jackets, printed sherwanis, shirt-kurtas, cotton and linen trousers.
Staying true to his favourite navy blue and grey,Manish added shades of pink to the collection. The designer also allowed neutral beige, white and black to complete the colour spectrum.