The second day of Blenders Pride Bangalore Fashion Week (BFW) had a spectacular start with brilliant designers’ collection. Celebrity show stoppers like Kanishtha Dhankar, Reshmi Ghosh and Shibani Kashyap added more glam to the event.
The second day of BFW 5th Edition, winter / Festive season kick started with the handsome collection for men. Uzair Parvez’s collection had very stylish body fitting jackets, slim fit trousers, shiny cut pants, slim fit shirts, suits etc. It had all peppy shades well meant for men, like beige, microfiber beige, shiny grey, variations of brown etc. Uzair’s collection showcased a mixture of soft and neutral colours.
The second collection was meant only for the young and beautiful Indian women. Chaitali Biplab had very Indian festive collection. It had a mixture of salwar -Kameezs, Gagra cholis, saris, dresses, sloshy pants etc. Beautiful zardosi work and stone works added to the elegance of salwar – kameezs, Gagra cholis and saris. The blouses were indo-western adding to the chic appeal of any woman. Dresses and the sloshy pants with golden embroidery waste bands were the highlight. Chaitali’s collection had a mixture of shades like blue, variations of pink, brown, red, black etc.
Shruti Dudani showcased her winter/festive collection exclusively for women. T6his collection had the dominance of shades of peacock green and blue. Other colours like beige, brown, white, pink etc too were there. The collection displayed salwar – kameezs, gagra cholis, dresses etc. Adding to the style of the clothes they had heavy stone, zardosi and embroidery works on them.
Next line of collection was from Shruti Shah on the 5th edition of BFW. The collection named ‘The Indian seductress’ is inspired from the beautiful Indian women. Shruti’s collection had shades of beige, dark red, brown, variations of pink, golden etc. It had very chic Indian dresses including Lehangas with golden corest, gowns, saris etc. The specialty of her collection was she had accompanied gold and antique mix embroidery in her clothing line. Fabrics like georgette, chiffon, net, velvet etc played the magic of enhancing the beauty. The Show stopper, Kanishtha Dhankar, 2011 Femina Miss. India World, walked down the ramp in a beautiful red strapless gown made in the shades of wine with pleated satin. Kanishtha said, “I really loved walking in this beautiful gown. I felt very 6feminine and stylish.”
Devipriya Guha displayed her collection for both men and women in Blenders Pride BFW 2011, 5th edition. She said that her collection is inspired from the song, ‘November Rains’ by Guns and Roses. Devipriya pepped – up the ramp with very feminine and chic collection of frilly frocks, dresses, gowns etc Shades of yellow, red, off – white, burgundy, pink etc were dominant. The best part of the collection was she had accompanied it with very modish and girlish umbrellas. Women clothing line had a lot of floral hangings. Her clothing line for men had very shiny shades of grey and brown jackets and trousers. The former Miss. India Reshmi Ghosh, wore a beautiful Pink dress with a cute pink umbrella and walked down the ramp. Rashmi said, “I always wanted to walk for Devi and now the day came. She is the one designer who makes any lady look elegant and cute.”
The 6th collection was put together by a young desifgner, Rahul. His collection called Signs of Sea, inspired by the natural calamities due to the global warming had shades of white, blue, yellow, green etc. The collection had the dominance of the colours white and blue. He displayed dresses, gowns, high waist pants, tops etc. Fabrics like silk, georgette, chiffon were used extensively. He had the amazing free flowing cuts symbolizing different moods of sea.
Jattinn Kochhar, showcased the final collection for women in BFW 5th edition. He displayed the elegance of gowns, westernized Churidars, dresses etc in black and white. Jattinn said that a woman can look her best in these colours. Knit fabrics were used widely. His western collection was purely for those evening party metro crowd. The famous Bollywood singer, Shibani Kashyap walked the ramp in an elegant white dress.
The second day of BFW 5th Edition ended successfully with the after party. BFW is paving the way for many young and established designers to showcase their collection to the Bangalore fashionistas and thereby promotes Bangalore to grow as a fashion hub.