Fashion: Here's how you can make a stunning style statement in plastic

Updated: Dec 14, 2017, 12:17 IST | Dhara Vora Sabhnani

The fashion world has taken the oft-used term for it seriously and played around with plastic. But here’s how you can go fantastic in it

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The sheer dresses and skirt trend is still going strong and if you wish to go a little edgy, try a sheer skirt or trousers over a bodysuit or shorts like Balmain

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In a world of oversharing, you can show off the stylish contents of your bag with clear pieces like Chanel’s. Pair a formal trouser suit with the playful bag or plastic shoes

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Dia Mirza in an Amit Aggarwal dress made using recycled plastic

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Wear clear heels (by Prabal Gurung) or clear-strapped footwear that will help make your legs look longer

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Be the fun person in your workroom by carrying a clear briefcase. pic courtesy/ instagram. com/helmut lang

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MIU MIU does girly chic with this edgy winter plastic coat over a paillete dress

Go plastic

Fashion designer Amit Aggarwal presented a line made with recycled plastic earlier this year. The designer says, "I used PVC-free plastic, which can be dry-cleaned or ironed easily. You can clean your garments by just wiping them with a wet cloth or tissue. A convenient way to follow this trend is to carry a clutch or any other accessory moulded from plastic. The material can be treated to look like anything, wood or metal too, and that kind of coating makes it adaptable. Avoid wearing a complete combination, say plastic trousers and jacket together, on humid days. It's great to wear during cooler times, like autumn to spring."

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