Aditi Rao Hydari, Radhika Apte, Sophie Choudry, Nushrat walk for Manish Malhotra’s new summer linehttps://indianexpress.com/photos/lifestyle-gallery/aditi-rao-hydari-radhika-apte-sophie-choudry-nushrat-manish-malhotras-summer-couture-2018-5103099/

Aditi Rao Hydari, Radhika Apte, Sophie Choudry, Nushrat walk for Manish Malhotra’s new summer line

Four celebrity showstoppers — Aditi Rao Hydari, Radhika Apte, Sophie Choudry, Nushrat — walked down a 400ft ramp, clad in Manish Malhotra's latest creations. Check out the pictures of the designs inspired by the Kashmiri landscape.

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Ace designer Manish Malhotra launched his Summer Couture 2018 line in Pune on Saturday. With four celebrity showstoppers — Aditi Rao Hydari, Radhika Apte, Sophie Choudry and Nushrat — who walked down a 400ft ramp, clad in the designer's creations as the highlight of the show, we have breezy fabrics and summer motifs a la MM style to look forward to. Taking inspiration from the natural beauty and flora of the Kashmir valley, the designer launched his latest collection, which, he told IANS, is assuming a fresher voice. The Manish Malhotra label completed 13 years in 2018 and the designer has tried to bring together the modern and classics with his collection this time. (Source: Varinder Chawla) 

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Aditi Rao Hydari sashays down a 400ft ramp for the show that had four celebrity showstoppers. (Source: Varinder Chawla)

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Radhika Apte walked down the ramp clad in a white tulle gown with an attached cape train. (Source: Varinder Chawla)

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Nushrat Bharucha was one of the designer's debut showstoppers and looked glamorous in a feather detailed gown. (Source: Varinder Chawla)

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Malhotra's collection is inspired by the natural beauty and flora from the Kashmir Valley. (Source: Varinder Chawla)

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Pleated soft tulle gowns and flowy lehengas were presented in light pink, powder blue and mint green – colours reminiscent of a Kashmiri landscape. (Source: Varinder Chawla)

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However, the spotlight of the collection was on the exquisitely crafted details. 3D, applique embroidery of flowers in a vibrant palette nestled amidst traditional Kashmiri threadwork to create the perfect coming together of modern and classic influences. (Source: Varinder Chawla)

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There were sequinned blouses and tops with high-collars and accents of light feathers and bursts of pearls added a sense of drama to traditional outfits. (Source: Varinder Chawla)

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Billowy skirts in luscious silks were paired with dupattas in soft organza and lined with pearl-drops lent a dreamy aura to the ensembles. Cocktail gowns in pastel shades with exaggerated, embroidered shoulders and drapes completed the ultra-glamorous collection. (Source: Varinder Chawla)

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With this line, the designer has delved to bring out the beauty of juxtapositions. The collection has been inspired by Kashmir – a land that rises out of snowy winters and blooms to reveal the most glorious palette of colours. (Source: Varinder Chawla)