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Video: How to dress to get noticed at work

Last updated on: August 23, 2017 08:16 IST

Power dressing lessons from designer Sunita Shanker's Lakme Fashion Week collection, Beyond Tradition.

Video editing: Rajesh Karkera/
Photographs: Hitesh Harisinghani/

Sunita Shankar returned to the ramp after a decade with Lakmé Fashion Week Winter/Festive 2017.

Her collection, Beyond Tradition, incorporated Indian crafts, weaves and designs like the Bandhani from Kutch, Kantha from West Bengal, Brocade from Varanasi, the Bagh prints and the delicate Chanderi of of Madhya Pradesh in a combination of easy Street Wear as well as formal options.

The designer worked with the popular black and white duo, but also mixed it up with more exciting hues like crimson, burgundy and red for those who like to push the boundaries. 

Scroll down for a closer look.


One can never overstate the importance of a well-knotted scarf

Sunita Shanker


A case in point

Sunita Shanker


And another one! 

Sunita Shanker


Any jacket that can be paired with Indian AND Western wear is a must have

Sunita Shanker


The elegance of a long skirt is a good break from those structured trousers 

Sunita Shanker


Unsure about that long skirt? A stern blouse and understated belt will do the trick

Sunita Shanker


And here's just what you need to stylishly deal with those office temperature changes from freezing to sweltering

Sunita Shanker

Rajesh Karkera and Hitesh Harisinghani Mumbai