Diana Penty turned muse for Aisha Rao for her FDCI x Lakme Fashion Week collection, Paper Dolls.
Inspired from the 18th and 19th century bards, who dressed in fine silk and embroidered woollens, the collection is the designer's interpretation of an old-school idea.
Please click on the images below for a better look at the outfits.
IMAGE: Diana Penty looks pretty in a heavily-embellished lilac lehenga.
All photographs: Kind courtesy Lakme Fashion Week/Instagram
IMAGE: A model poses like a doll as she welcomes you to the world of fantasy.
IMAGE: Models showcase garments in fine tissue, organza, tulle and silk.
IMAGE: Don't they look stunning in these ethnic silhouettes?
IMAGE: The highlight of the collection was the use of techniques like applique, aari and zardosi.