India Couture Week 2016: Anamika Khanna’s collection brings alive the youthfulness of romance

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In the Indian Couture Week 2016, Anamika Khanna truly displayed magic with her collection of ‘When Time Stood Still’. She beautifully captured romance and showcased her theme through live model installation.

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Anamika Khanna is known to be a designer who likes to experiment and comes up with modern and edgy designs. After the show she said to the reporters that she decided to go with live models as she literally wanted to justify her theme of ‘When time stood still’.

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The show by Anamika Khanna was nicely complimented by the set up made by Elvis Presley and Frank Sinatra and the whole was to showcase romance. The designer also got 3D technology to showcase petals.

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The designs of Anamika was to depict modern Indian women but she involved traditional embroideries like zardosi, dori work, and kalamkari which seem beautiful. She also said that she has used a lot of traditional waves to her designs. She also said that her designs were made keeping in mind what the modern Indian women would like to wear, which included both tradition and modern aspects.

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The designer came up with a new version of sari, oversized coats, skirts, traditional odhna, etc. The colors chosen by the designer were mainly oyster, pink, rose, jade, powder blue and very little black, mustard and red. All these colors went very well with the theme of the show.

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The show was attended by figures such as Manish Malhotra, VarunBahl, ManavGangwani and fashion entrepreneur-actress Pernia Qureshi.

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After seeing the collection and then whole set up of this show, many prominent personalities have been parsing the designer for her work. The way she has used the colors and combined traditional and modern aspects in her designs is truly commendable. Now one has to see where this success takes her in her career and in the fashion industry.

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