Discovering Bohemian Silhouettes

‘URBANO’ by designer Esha Sethi Thirani

Bohemian styles have been an exotic alternative to the accepted fashion. It is one of the most spectacular and feminine style that exists in the world of fashion. Taking this hippie look to the next level, designer Esha Sethi Thirani introduces elements of Boho style in her new spring summer collection ‘URBANO’.

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Kavita Bhartia in retrospection @ 25

Kavita Bhartia's Autumn/Winter 2015

Kavita Bhartia’s Autumn/Winter 2015

Since the launch of her label in 1989, Kavita Bhartia retrospect’s 25 years of her journey in the Indian Fashion industry and her multi-designer store Ogaan, through her Autumn/Winter 2015 collection essentially inspired by the 18th century Tapestries from the Victoria and Albert Museum. Encompassing her chic and minimalistic silhouettes, she retains her signature style for the globetrotting woman.

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Presenting my favourites from the fashion week

Rabani & Rakha for Wills India Fashion Week Spring/Summer 2014

Rabani & Rakha for Wills India Fashion Week Spring/Summer 2014

Designer duo Rabani & Rakha’s collection comprised of a sophisticated line of clothes with undertones of vintage essence. Light sheen fabrics made a mark, while ivory, gold and peach added to the charm of the collection. The silhouettes ranged from gowns to saris, and dresses to fusion garments, wherein major incorporation of layers, tulle, lace, brocade and rich embroidery work surfaced.

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‘Kalahari’ by Nachiket Barve—Wills India Fashion Week Spring/Summer 2015

Nachiket Barve for Wills India Fashion Week Spring/Summer 2015

Nachiket Barve for Wills India Fashion Week Spring/Summer 2015

‘Kalahari’ by Nachiket Barve is inspired by the austere, enormous, uninviting yet absolutely beautiful Kalahari and Namib deserts of Africa. His Spring/Summer 2015 collection at Wills India Fashion Week showcased checked fabrics of the Maasai tribe and beaded corsets of Dinka men in colour palettes replicating hues of the sand, sky and desert sun.

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An ode to Gulmarg Valley—by Payal Singhal

Aditi Rao Hydari walks for Payal Singhal at Wills India Fashion Week Spring/Summer 2014

Aditi Rao Hydari walks for Payal Singhal at Wills India Fashion Week Spring/Summer 2015

‘Firdaus’ by Payal Singhal is an ode to the enchanting Gulmarg valley in Kashmir, where time seems to have stood still—where paradise is not a paradox. The designer charmed the audience at Wills India Fashion Week with her toned down, super elegant Spring/Summer 2015 collection.

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