Mumbai, Aug 25 IBNS | 2 years ago

'Ikai' the label by illustrator Ragini Ahuja, whose sense of design and perspective stunned all, presented a unique and dazzling collection titled 'The Dapper Dozen' at the Tata Nano Talent Box during Lakme Fashion Week Winter/Festive 2013.

Fusing elements from men's wear, the collection showcased women's wear, which strove to balance femininity with a certain edgy toughness by making use of flowing drapes as well as boxy canvas-like designs.

In shades of black, white, yellow and tan --- the designer used striking bold prints, animated details, and pops of bright glistening colours, patchwork piping and wide high belts to accentuate the forms of her collection.

Easy to mould luxurious fabrics such as supple leather and georgette were cleverly used to sculpt and flatter any body type and made each piece a versatile must-have.

Drawn out and unfolded in a dream-like fashion 'Ikai' by Ragini Ahuja with its charming and youthful flamboyance will surely leave any diva wanting more.

Lotus Sutr Brought Interesting Style Statements On The Ramp At The Tata Nano Talent Box During Lakme Fashion Week Winter/Festive 2013

Karishma Jamwal under her label Lotus Sutr presented a sassy, bohemian art inspired new collection titled 'Between Smudged Lines' at Tata Nano Talent Box at Lakme Fashion Week Winter/Festive 2013.

Made of classy, luxurious materials such as georgette, crepe and see through material, the range made its way on the ramp in subtle yet charming shades like muted green, beige, pink, brown, white, orange, yellow and blue in the form of jackets, togas and dresses.

The designer also included a range of scarves as an add-on accessory to her collection.

Accentuated by textures, fine lines, ethnic-edgy styled face prints, bright borders, graffiti, high collars, fraying, geometric patterns on fabrics, abstract dye techniques, the New Age cuts and flow of the garments were youthful with a certain mature tone.

'Between Smudged Lines' by Karishma Jamwal under her label Lotus Sutr, which is perfect for Mumbai winters will surely be a favourite for any fashion conscious woman looking to up her style quotient!

(Posted on 25-08-2013)