Home / Knowledge / News / Fashion / LFW SR 2015 celebrates opulence of Hyderabad's Nizams
LFW SR 2015 celebrates opulence of Hyderabad's Nizams
23
Mar '15
Ileana D
Ileana D'Cruz walks for Anushree Reddy
Hyderabad-based designer Anushree Reddy featured her latest bridal line The Royal Courtyard on the fourth day of Lakmé Fashion Week Summer/Resort 2015 (LFW SR 2015).

Celebrating the royal grandeur and opulence of Nizams, the collection showcased heavily embellished wedding attires, made using lightweight net, georgette, silk and sheer tulle, all enhanced with lush traditional embroidery techniques like shimmering gold and antique metallic silver Zardosi, beading and twinkling crystals.

Replete with glittering hemlines and brocade lining, some of the standouts from the range were a fiery red or pink lehenga, a white swirling lehenga with contrasting toned pleats and some dainty floral print lehengas, cholis and dupattas set in shades of soft peach, light pink, warm blush and caramel.

Like Reddy, designer Arpita Mehta also incorporated regal themed elements in her The Royal Summer Affair collection. A scintillating presentation of glamour and style, the ethereal line was created in ethnic silhouettes highlighted with hues of cream and nude along with splashes of bright pop tones including royal pink, indigo, lime green and peachy coral.

Decorated with appliquéd mirrorwork flowers, innovative geometric georgette and gota designs, major highlights of the range were a nude net lehenga paired with a sequinned peplum blouse, a textured saree teamed with a tiny bikini top, ponchos and shorts with embroidered edges, and an off-shoulder embroidered mini with drop sleeves. Mehta also unveiled a limited edition line of handmade embroidered shoes called Bedazzle.

Sonam and Paras Modi of SVA brand brought the grandeur and colours of Turkey to the runways of LFWSR 2015. Called Istanblu, the collection featured motifs inspired from the Asil harems, intricate carvings of Topkapi palace, Blue Mosque and hues of Bosphorus.

Made using silk, tulle, cotton, brocade and hand-woven weaves, the palette consist rich hues of off-white, old rose, mint, burnt orange, midnight blue and gold. Enhanced with laser cut details, prints and the zardosi, pita and aari embroidered patterns of Turkish flower pot Saksi, the womenswear collection offered long jackets, boleros, draped pants with ankle accents, sexy mini kurtas, cropped tops, lehengas, traditional sarees and a pair of draped Origami lounge pants.

The menswear entry included bandgalas, kurtas, summer jackets and a new shirt-cum-jacket combo called Shacket, ideal for casual and formal summer weddings. (PB)

Fibre2fashion News Desk - India


Must ReadView All

China reportedly cancels trade talks with US, Liu He visit

Apparel/Garments | On 22nd Sep 2018

China reportedly cancels trade talks with US, Liu He visit

Washington is reportedly positive about arriving at a solution to its ...

AmCham Cambodia cautions US against possible sanctions

Apparel/Garments | On 22nd Sep 2018

AmCham Cambodia cautions US against possible sanctions

In a letter to US lawmakers, the American Chamber of Commerce...

Courtesy: ycloset

Apparel/Garments | On 22nd Sep 2018

Alibaba invests in clothes sharing platform Ycloset

Chinese garment sharing platform YCloset has completed an undisclosed ...

Interviews View All

Nuno Venda, ROQ

Nuno Venda
ROQ

‘There has been an increase in demand for water based inks, rather than...

Subhashini Srinivasan, The S Studio

Subhashini Srinivasan
The S Studio

Ethnicwear market will see an upward trend if uniqueness and quality are...

Md Hanifur Rahman, Aman Group

Md Hanifur Rahman
Aman Group

The level of understanding the job role and organisational requirements...

Manoj Sorathiya,

Manoj Sorathiya

Surat-based Sunrise Imports & Exports Co is a manufacturer and...

Anupam Arya,

Anupam Arya

<div>Jaipur-based Fabriclore Retailing Pvt. Ltd. is attempting to revive...

Sarah Perkins,

Sarah Perkins

Fairfax, Virginia-based Specialty Graphic Imaging Association (SGIA) is a...

Johan Berlin, InvestKonsult Sweden AB

Johan Berlin
InvestKonsult Sweden AB

Investkonsult Sweden AB has been buying and selling second-hand textile...

Giorgio Mantovani, Corman S.p.A

Giorgio Mantovani
Corman S.p.A

Giorgio Mantovani, MD of Corman, with a presence in both Milano and New...

Alfonso Marra, Klopman

Alfonso Marra
Klopman

It was in 1968 that Klopman introduced the concept of poly/cotton workwear ...

Sonam & Paras Modi, SVA

Sonam & Paras Modi
SVA

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

Nisha Chanda, Whistling Woods International School of Fashion

Nisha Chanda
Whistling Woods International School of Fashion

<div>A lack of upgraded courses in costume designing and fashion as per...

Mike Hoffman, Gildan Activewear SRL

Mike Hoffman
Gildan Activewear SRL

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

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


September 2018

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

news category


Related Categories:

Advanced Search