FIERCE AND FABULOUS
Designer Manish Malhotra show at FDCI India Couture Week 2017 with his new collection, ‘Sensual Affair”
Manish Malhotra label is getting better with each passing day. We just think that what will be his new milestone as in his every collection he creates latest milestone. The conception of Manish Malhotra has extended the design-language of Indian couture beyond the typical use of reds and golds. The Couture 2017-18 collections -SENSUAL AFFAIR, was a mark of his definition of feminism, where you can experience the modern woman embraces and fearlessly expresses her sensuality, a realm that has always belonged to a man.
Your first step as a fashionista will be explored to its maximum beauty when you surrender yourself to Manish Malhotra label. SENSUAL AFFAIR weaves together the subtle nuances of modern artistry with the intricacy of true couture; voluminous, billowing skirts with embroidery art, fitted corsets and shimmering cascades. The collection was an elaborate selection of 85 exquisite outfits, where Manish Malhotra married craftsmanship with glamour for the modern Indian woman. He is true to the soul of Indian women and her elegance.
The perfect tuning between the Indian women’s body and the craftsmanship of Manish Malhotra can never go wrong whether he is striving for the beginners in fashion. The journey from the normal girl to feeling like princess can be subtly maintained only by Manish Malhotra. Any girls grow up of dreaming of wearing one day the label Manish Malhotra.
The collection presented an array of rich fabrics such as satin organza, silk tulle, micro velvet, satin velvet, two-tone silks, brought to life using antique metallic threadwork, pearls and luminous crystals. Swirls of sequins and swathes of shimmer and sheer play with light, like a canvas of a dreamy illusion. Voluminous gowns and billowy lehengas have been crafted in shades of ivory, soft grey, vintage rose, burgundy and teal. For the men, structured Sherwanis have been contrasted with fluid kurtas to create a bridge between the conformist outer-self and the liberated inner-self.
When it comes to define the collection, Manish Malhotra expressed, “With Sensual Affair, I want to showcase the versatility and design-language of Indian couture. Outfits from the collection may be worn across occasions, from weddings to gala soirées. The intricacy of detailing, our strong textile history and vast knowledge of versatile drapes can be interpreted and worn from Mumbai to Milan.”
The grand finale of the India Couture Week 2017 concluded with the charming Ranveer Singh in a midnight blue zardozi and thread-work embroidered Sherwani paired with slim pants whereas Alia Bhatt looked ethereal in a sequined pearl embellished top with an olive 3D floral detailing multi-layered ruched net skirt. Guests such as Shweta Bachchan, Huma Quereshi, Sophie Choudry, Natasha Poonawala, Feroze Gujral to name a few graced the front row.
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