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PIX: Bold outfits for the femme fatale in you

Last updated on: March 5, 2012 17:00 IST

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Day 4 of the fashion week saw bold and colourful collections by Nupur Kano, Shashank-Prajwal and Ruchika Sachdeva. Photographs: Dominic Xavier

Nupur Kanoi's collection was aptly titled 'Kundalini Project'.

The Indo-western line inspired by the Vedic Indian symbolism was in sync with the summer theme.

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Kanoi used white and blue to weave a tale with her creations.

While blue embodied spirituality, according to the designer, white completed the look.

Other colours used were black and variants of grey.


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The creations sought inspiration from rich crafts around the globe.

Embroidery and surface detailing dotted the designer line.


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The geometric patterns had assymetrical cuts that added to the visual appeal making it seem contemporary enough.


Image: Sucheta Sharma in a Nupur Kanoi creation
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There were miniature pockets and the double layered zipped vest with overlap mini pockets, all of which displayed smart workmanship.



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The checkerboard organza tail waistcoat made a great fashion statement and the final maxi with tape epaulets on hem was a stunning end to a great show.

Nupur Kanoi's collection was unconventional and feminine.


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Next in line were Shashank Raj and Prajwal Badwe.

The duo who debuted as GenNext designers last season presented an interesting collection through 'Metropolitan Jungle at the summer resort.



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As the name suggests, the line was inspired by the speed and chaos of contemporary city life. 



Image: Evelin Besters in a Shashank-Prajwal creation
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One could see blotting art and paper cut-out techniques skilfully adapt onto the clothes creating 3D visual effects.



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The duo played with angular cuts on black and white on organza, net and chiffon fabrics.


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The outfits were vibrant, unconventional and made quite an impression on the onlooker.



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The third designer Ruchika Sachdeva kept up the tempo set by the first two designers and created a fashionable stir on the ramp with her 'Bodice' collection.



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While the inspiration for Sachdeva's designs waddled between history to machines and from architecture to anatomy, it kept the audience glued to their seats for its surprise element.


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At one point, you could see the beauty of the deep sea and marine life in the choice of colours, the next you see textures and silhouettes dominating the ramp.


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The collection comprised playsuits, maxis, dresses, jackets and blouses.



Image: Sucheta Sharma in a Bodice outfit
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Ruchika Sachdeva's collection was aimed at the bold inspiring woman in you who loves that attention she gets when she holds her head high and steps out of the house.



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