Designers Architha Naranyam, Poshpride, Sanjukta and WNW sought inspiration from various tribes and paid ode to them with their colours, fabrics and weaves. Titled Tribes of the World, the creations were loosely inspired by the tribes from Persia, Assam and Kashmir.
All pictures: Pallav Paliwal
Tabu, dressed in a Mekhela Chador for designer Sanjukta, who is popular for the traditional ensemble from Assam. the actress flaunted the 6-yard of fashion, paired with no jewellery and a simple hair-do for the walk.
With beautiful colours like red, black blue, yellow, Sanjukta's line, replete with thread work and prints, reflected Assam's rich culture and heritage. Tabu showcased a wide array of Mekhela Chadors draped in an unconventional way.
Athiya Shetty, who walked the ramp for the label Poshpride. She twirled the stage with elan. She walked the runway in an electric bubblegum pink layered deconstructed pant skirt topped with a metallic silver jacket.
The line saw an array of shorts, pants, asymmetrical dresses, skirts, jackets, layered skirts and deconstructed pant skirts, Label WNW unveiled the line Dejhoor inspired from Kashmir and Victorian motifs.
In pictures: Athiya Shetty poses with the designer at Lotus Make-up fashion Show India, 2018.
Designer Architha Naranyam, who showcased a line titled 'Thallasa', meaning sea and was inspired by the Persian tribe. Prachi Desai walked for the actress in a lime green lehenga and completed her look with minimal make-up and a half hair-do.
Prachi Desai, who has completed a decade in the Hindi film industry, says Bollywood does give due and credit to everyone at some point.
Prachi made her Bollywood debut in 2008 with Rock On!! and ever since then has featured in films like Life Partner, Once Upon a Time in Mumbaai, Teri Meri Kahaani, Bol Bachchan, I, Me Aur Main, Azhar and Rock On 2. Before her stint in filmdom, Prachi was seen on small screen in Kasamh Se and is fondly remembered as her character Bani Walia from the show.
A traditional look for Yami Gautam as she looked ravishing in an orange embellished lehenga.
Yami Gautam will be next seen in Uri Attacks, based on the Indian Army's surgical strikes on the intervening night of September 28-29, 2016, eleven days after terrorists from Pakistan attacked a military base in Uri in Jammu and Kashmir leaving 19 Indian soldiers dead.
Bringing the fearless culture from tribes of the world alive, actresses Tabu, Yami Gautam, Athiya Shetty and Prachi Desai along with four designers presented a slice of tribal fashion from the world on the ramp of the Lotus Make-up India Fashion Week (LMIFW) in Delhi, on Friday, October 12. We have pictures
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