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PIX: Would you wear clown-inspired clothing?

Last updated on: March 14, 2011 14:29 IST

PIX: Would you wear clown-inspired clothing?

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Here's what Abhishek Byas offered up at the opening show of Lakme on Day Four.

The good news is you don't have to be Lady Gaga to pull off this line.

And at the same time, the inspiration behind it is the clowns and jokers of Gotham comics. Here's how Abhishek Byas managed to transform his vision into wearable, chic outfits for his 'Never-the-less' collection.

Seen here is Sanea Shaikh in a wispy black and white dress with sheer striped leggings.


Image: Sanea Shaikh for Abhishek Byas
Photographs: Rajesh Karkera
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Comic take

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Next we have a checkered jacket that reveals a hint of navel, worn over a striking black and white skirt -- note the comic prints.


Image: An Abhishek Byas creation

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Razzmatazz

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Red, silver, wispy white and a touch of blue create an electric effect on this asymmetrical outfit.


Image: An Abhishek Byas creation

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Bumpy ride

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Nicole Faria gets her groove on in this contoured ensemble.


Image: Nicole Faria for Abhishek Byas

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Silky ruffles

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Whipped into a mass of ruffles, this cocktail is pretty edgy.


Image: An Abhishek Byas creation

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Patchwork pret

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The designer offers up a mishmash of prints with this well-cut dress.


Image: An Abhishek Byas creation

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Form-fitting funk

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Silhouettes get tapered down to closer fits with this ruff-edged one-sided number.


Image: An Abhishek Byas creation

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Stripe hype

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Want to make a loud statement? This colourful one positively screams!


Image: An Abhishek Byas creation

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Gargantuan gown

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The piece de resistance is this tiered and rouched gown, complete with bustle.


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Flanked by feminity

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Byas steps out front and centre, flanked by two of his models.


Image: Abhishek Byas with two of his creations

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