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IMAGES: Go-sexy styles for spring!

Last updated on: October 13, 2011 17:20 IST

IMAGES: Go-sexy styles for spring!

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In Part VI of a series, we bring you some more ramp action from the ongoing Wills Lifestyle India Fashion Week!

We've been bringing you the best of the WLIFW all week (click here for Parts I, II, III, IV and V) and now we've got some more great styles in store -- here's some runway togs from top designers!

First up is a collection from Sulakshana Monga's label 'Soltee', which highlighted sensuous, sultry appeal with garments like this molded bodice gown, showing off sheer panelling and antiquated metallic detailing.


Image: A Soltee creation
Photographs: Courtesy R&P: Edelman
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Peacock princess

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Next we have Binal Trivedi in this peacock-shaded draping number encrusted with crystals down the front.


Image: Binal Trivedi for Soltee
Photographs: Courtesy R&P: Edelman
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Pastel fantasy

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Monga offers up another exquisite cutwork bodice cascading into a soft shaded pastel skirt.


Image: A Soltee creation
Photographs: Courtesy R&P: Edelman
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Sultry Avowal

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Flowy silhouettes and minimalist styles in sober shades were the mainstay of Savio Jon's latest line. Seen here is Carol Gracias in a trendy grey tunic with chiffon tailing behind.


Image: Carol Gracias for Savio Jon
Photographs: Courtesy R&P: Edelman
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Knit it right

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We loved this little knit number with its slouchy appeal.


Image: A Savio Jon creation
Photographs: Courtesy R&P: Edelman
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Simple and striking

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A toga top and matching mini make a statement on the ramp.


Image: A Savio Jon creation
Photographs: Courtesy R&P: Edelman
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Journey across nature

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Rajdeep Ranawat's resortwear sought to depict the journey of a naive young girl across nature, with plenty of leopard, florals and leafy prints -- check out this fading transparent kaftan, teamed with a matching bikini underneath.


Image: A Rajdeep Ranawat creation
Photographs: Courtesy R&P: Edelman
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Keyhole couture

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Sania Shaikh shows off a vibrant outfit in black and burnt orange sporting a large keyhole neckline.


Image: Sania Shaikh for Rajdeep Ranawat
Photographs: Courtesy R&P: Edelman
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Colour story

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Jesse Randhawa is a vision in an empire-waisted midi sporting a riot of colours.


Image: Jesse Randhawa for Rajdeep Ranawat
Photographs: Courtesy R&P: Edelman
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Red-carpet glamour

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Amit GT opted for sophisticated red-carpet elegance with his latest summer collection, with the outfits showing off oodles of pleats, ruffles and ruches. First up is this fluffy, feminine ivory ensemble.


Image: An Amit GT creation
Photographs: Courtesy R&P: Edelman
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Blue belle

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A pleated, draped ankle-sweeper is up next.


Image: An Amit GT creation
Photographs: Courtesy R&P: Edelman
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Cocktail class

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The hemline hikes up a bit with this haute LBD sporting lace panels.


Image: An Amit GT creation
Photographs: Courtesy R&P: Edelman
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Indigenous Charisma

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Promoting khadi as the eponymous Indian fabric we have the stylings of James Ferrerra, kicking off with Carol in saffron dhoti shorts and a lovely little jacket.


Image: Carol Gracias for James Ferrerra
Photographs: Courtesy R&P: Edelman
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Wear it with a smile

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Charming us with her smile here is Tinu Verghese in a refreshing casual tunic dress.


Image: Tinu Verghese for James Ferrerra
Photographs: Courtesy R&P: Edelman
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Asymmetric elan

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A silky gold asymmetrical number ups the ante.


Image: A James Ferrerra creation
Photographs: Courtesy R&P: Edelman
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Persian influence

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Vineet Bahl paid a tribute to Persian aesthetics, mixing them with contemporary fads for his line to create designs like this pocketed outfit teamed with a grey-blue overcoat.


Image: A Vineet Bahl creation
Photographs: Courtesy R&P: Edelman
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Casual but feminine

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This cutwork blouse and pants struck the right balance between casual and feminine.


Image: A Vineet Bahl creation
Photographs: Courtesy R&P: Edelman
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On-trend

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Tinu steps out in a sheen-tinged little number with lovely slit sleeves.


Image: Tinu Verghese for Vineet Bahl
Photographs: Courtesy R&P: Edelman
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Pretty pret

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Trio Viral, Ashish and Vikrant displayed a pret line of smart, comfy garments from their label 'Virtues' like this chic ensemble high on wearability.


Image: A Virtues creation
Photographs: Courtesy R&P: Edelman
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Ethnic traces

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Surelee Joseph struts her stuff in wide pants and a kalidaar slit up the front.


Image: Surelee Joseph for Virtues
Photographs: Courtesy R&P: Edelman
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East-west blend

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The fusion of East and West is apparent on this printed tube with a sheer little kurti worn over.


Image: A Virtues creation
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Geisha designs

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Shalini and Paras presented breezy, easy numbers with digital prints and hints of embroidery like this maxi.


Image: A Shalini and Paras creation
Photographs: Courtesy R&P: Edelman
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Ice queen

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Ice-blue and white come together in style on this unique cocktail mini.


Image: A Shalini and Paras creation
Photographs: Courtesy R&P: Edelman
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Kitschy mix

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Printed leggings add a kitschy edge to this otherwise beautiful layered floral midi modelled by Carol.


Image: Carol Gracias for Shalini and Paras
Photographs: Courtesy R&P: Edelman
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Into the future

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Rohit Gandhi and Rahul Khanna brought the curtain down at the WLIFW with their futuristic formals. Seen here is Rachel Bayros in a bodysuit with sheer shirt worn over.


Image: Rachel Bayros for Rohit Gandhi and Rahul Khanna
Photographs: Courtesy R&P: Edelman
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Classic chemistry

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Black and white chemistry comes to the fore with this striking ensemble.


Image: A Rohit Gandhi and Rahul Khanna creation
Photographs: Courtesy R&P: Edelman
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Androgyny

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And finally, we have this androgynous look with wide pants and a shirt topped off with black cutwork and tasselled sleeves.


Image: A Rohit Gandhi and Rahul Khanna creation
Photographs: Courtesy R&P: Edelman
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