Home / Knowledge / News / Fashion / Heavily embellished sheath dresses show Vikram's passion
Heavily embellished sheath dresses show Vikram's passion
13
Mar '08
Making an important opening statement with a cause, Vikram Phadnis brought to the ramp an awareness for us to sit up and take notice of our environment.

Structured artificial headgears worn by the models and the opening and closing dance drama took us to another world of creative interpretation with regard to the most discussed topic of the world around us.

A colour palette ranging from muted shades of the sky, spice tones of the earth and to the aqua hues from the bed of the ocean, encompassing all nature.

Vikram Phadnis displayed fluid and flattering ensembles with accentuated waistlines and empire lines. Silhouettes were contemporary classic with fluid skirts combined with structured jackets and tops. Significant for this programme was a range of heavily embellished sheath dresses worn over tight-fitted mélange knitted jersey tops.

Inspired by nature to remind us of good and bad, there was balanced play of blacks with off-whites highlighted with subdued metallic embroideries.

The collection showed a range of decorative floral elements such as embroidered patterns or motifs which were taken from renaissance tapestries.

Many outfits were coordinated with oversized shopper bags which often showed a handcrafted aspect in reminiscence to his theme.

The designer again left a lasting impact with a promising future oriented collection for the coming Autumn/Winter 2008/09.

Wills Lifestyle


Must ReadView All

Courtesy: Pexels

Fashion | On 23rd Jun 2018

Nigerian bank launches N1 bn fund for fashion entrepreneur

Nigeria’s Bank of Industry has set aside 1 billion Naira (N) to...

Courtesy: Tayal

Textiles | On 23rd Jun 2018

Tayal textile factory in Algeria starts exports to Turkey

Algeria’s largest textile factory, the joint Algerian-Turkish company ...

Courtesy: Manhattan Beachwear

Fashion | On 23rd Jun 2018

Manhattan Beachwear in global partnership with BCBG Group

Manhattan Beachwear, the largest swimwear manufacturer in the US, has ...

Interviews View All

Cyril Pereira
Reed Exhibitions India, organiser of Asian Machine Tool Exhibition 2016

'Major problem in the textile machinery manufacturing industry is the lack ...

Dinaz Madhukar
DLF Emporio and DLF Promenade

‘Each event and promotion is planned out keeping in mind the business of...

Shiladitya K Joshi
Truetzschler India Private Limited

India ITME provides a platform to interact with our stakeholders

Tom Adeyoola

Describing itself as the best body shape and garment fit company in the...

Suresh P Bagrecha

Komal Texfab, founded in 1981, is into manufacturing of knitted fabrics,...

Ravindra Jain, Ashish Baid

Oswal Prints Private Limited has been manufacturing and exporting ethnic...

Ashok Desai
Bombay Textile Research Association

Bombay Textile Research Association (BTRA) is a leading name in textile...

Steve Cole
Xerium Technologies

Steve Cole of Xerium Technologies discusses the industry. Xerium is the...

Lynda Kelly
Suominen Corporation

Suominen Corporation is a manufacturer of nonwovens as roll goods for...

Sonam & Paras Modi
SVA

Sonam and Paras Modi's Sva Couture is synonymous with head-turning...

Mike Hoffman
Gildan Activewear SRL

Gildan Activewear, a manufacturer and marketer of branded clothing and...

Adriano Goldschmied
AG Jeans

The hype around 'designer jeans' was created by him. And the new wave of...

Press Release

Press Release

Letter to Editor

Letter to Editor

RSS Feed

RSS Feed

Submit your press release on


editorial@fibre2fashion.com

Letter To Editor






(Max. 8000 char.)

Search Companies





SEARCH

Leave your Comments


June 2018

Subscribe today and get the latest update on Textiles, Fashion, Apparel and so on.

news category


Related Categories:

Advanced Search