LAKME FASHION WEEK
SUMMER/ RESORT 2018
A glittery week in the heart of Mumbai, IMG Reliance and Nexa presented the Summer| Resort 2018 collection which was extremely creative and diverse in design and construction. Here is an insight into ‘fashion game’ of the season.
Shantanu & Nikhil
Dashing and dapper Saif Ali Khan was the show stopper for royal ambience of Shantanu & Nikhil’s collection. He strode down the ramp in a black asymmetric closure kurta over slim pants.
Falguni & Shane Peacock
The perfect choice for Falguni & Shane Peacock was the multi-talented director, producer, actor, anchor, compere, TV star – Karan Johar the male style icon. Karan confidently strutted down with great style in a silver-black glittering peacock embellished jacket with white side striped pants, waist coat and topped the look with silver hair.
Handsome and dashing Rahul Khanna who strolled on the ramp in an all-white entry for Narendra Kumar sported a biker’s jacket, t-shirt and track pants.
Bringing Anita Dongre’s show to a crescendo were the glamorous show stoppers – Shahid Kapoor and Mira Rajput, who looked divine in Anita’s stunning bridal couture. Shahid wore a white, embroidered, regal sherwani, while Mira looked dazzling in a white lehenga with prints and Gotta Patti work, teamed with an ornate choli and dupatta.
Meera & Muzaffar Ali
It was the eternally ever gorgeous Sushmita Sen, still looking like Miss Universe as she regally floated down the ramp to the strains of the Umrao Jaan hit song ‘In Aankhon Ki Masti’ wearing a splendid lehenga, glittering choli and diaphanous dual dupattas. The regal line of jewellery adorned by her was designed artistically by Kishandas and Co.
Making a graceful entry to end the show was award winning Bollywood star, ‘Swara Bhaskar’ who looked relaxed in a dove grey kurta and pants under a black, multi-slit, tabard-style embroidered cover while she took over the ramp for Shaila Khubchandani.
Tamannaah Bhatia of Bahubali fame walked down the ramp wearing a delicately embroidered, ruffled blouse teamed with a bright red skirt embellished with gold work and a champagne coloured stole for Ashwini Reddy show.
Bipasha Basu, Bollywood’s glam diva modeled a dazzling garnet-red layered sari embellished with tassels and opulent gold embroidery, which was worn with an off-shoulder asymmetrical blouse while she walked as a show stopper for Reshma Kulhi.
The absolutely gorgeous Aditi Rao Hydari, fresh from her block buster film ‘Padmavaat’ success glided down in an ivory silk, fully embroidered lehenga, choli and dupatta to end this very ultra-glam line that was ideal for bridal splendour.
Young and dynamic Taapsee Pannu gracefully walked the ramp as showstopper for Ritu Kumar.
The lovely Diana Penty glided down the catwalk wearing a three layered skirt with geometrical prints, which was matched with a tube top and a gorgeously embellished shrug with soft heart-shaped embroidery in antique gold coloured threads, sequins and gemstones while she walked for Punit Balana.
Shilpa Shetty stunned the audience in a gold skirt and blouse which she gracefully carried as a show stopper for Jayanti Reddy.
Bollywood beauty Dia Mirza looked gorgeous as she stopped the show for Sanjukta Dutta with a full-sleeved ruby red blouse, matched with ochré -gold toned sari with shimmering embroidery that comprised gold zari work, stones and sequins.
Shyamal & Bhumika
Bollywood queen Kangana Ranaut brought Shyamal & Bhumika’s show to a glorious end who gilded in a dazzling ivory encrusted gown with a tulle veil.
The gorgeous Kriti Sanon brought Tarun Tahiliani’s scintillating show to an end as she glided down the ramp wearing a spectacular nude tulle lehenga, choli and draped dupatta that glittered with the constellation of multi-coloured stars.
Sania Mirza in a mesmerisingly embroidered baby pink ghaghra and an off-shouldered blouse that was full of glitter and sparkle.
The dancing diva Malaika Arora Khan turned a show stopper for Nancy Lahurwala in a resplendent black number.