You must be waiting for the new trends which you want to take over soon in your wardrobe for the summer weddings coming soon. No worries, I am bringing the 7 trends from Lakme Fashion week recently concluded from Spring Summer 2018 edition.
Lightweight feel-good fabrics like organza and tulle in pretty pastel shades dominated the runway at designers like Anita Dongre, Shyamal and Bhumika and Anamika Khanna.
Metallic colours had a big moment, as did statement belts. And if you thought only winter was for layering, designers Dhruv Kapoor and Nishka Lulla prove you wrong. I have picked out 7 leading Lakme Fashion Week trends that will ensure you have a stylish summer, starting right now.
Belts were styled with saris and dresses to accentuate the waist for a structured A-line look. Here, it’s worn over a sari gown of De belle, Padmaja, Tahweave, and long indo western dresses of Rara avis
BOWS AT BACK OF THE BLOUSE
Many designers like Anita Dongre and Payal Singhal added a dainty bow to the back of a blouse. As seen at Amoh by Jade.
Summer layers were all the rage — and no, we’re not talking about jackets or trench coats. We’re talking about wearing your dress on top of a shirt. Here, lets see how it will look.
Metallic hues were omnipresent, proving that this colour can work for day occasions too. Designers like Manish Malhotra, KA-SHA, Hemang Agrawal, Tarun Tahilliani have used metallic hues in their ensembles,
This summer, replace your heavy denims with lightweight fabrics like organza for an easy-breezy vibe. As seen in collection of designers like Anamika Khanna.
SHIRTS AS A BLOUSE
Experiment with your sari and lehenga and pair it with a shirt for a contemporary look. And if anyone questions your style, point them towards Padmaja, Ridhi Mehra and SVA. Here, a shirt is worn with a sari at Padmaja.
Exaggerated balloon sleeves. Extended sleeves that touch your fingertips. Flounce sleeves. Puffed sleeves. Each sleeve style was experimented and played around with at various designers like Dhruv Kapoor, Label Ritu Kumar, Rara Avis and more, showing us that supersized sleeves are the way forward. Here, Dhruv Kapoor’s corset shirt features leg of mutton sleeves.