AIFW SS17: Malini Ramani keeps it monochrome, Gauri & Nainika play it up with ruffleshttps://indianexpress.com/photos/lifestyle-gallery/aifw-ss17-malini-ramani-keeps-it-monochrome-gauri-nainika-play-up-with-ruffles-3084744/

AIFW SS17: Malini Ramani keeps it monochrome, Gauri & Nainika play it up with ruffles

Malini Ramini presented an understated, mostly monochrome, collection while Gauri & Nainika decided to go with a jazzy, brighter line.

It was an evening of celebrating contrast at the Amazon India Fashion Week as designer Malini Ramini presented an understated, mostly monochrome, collection followed by a jazzy, brighter line by the famous duo Gauri Nainika. Malini's collection, titled "Flow", comprises soft jerseys, cotton and silks, which make the clothes comfortable to wear. The designer said it is her most wearable collection till date. (Source: APH Images/Text: PTI)

The colour palette had soothing earthy tones using Indian hand dyed techniques and embroideries. It is a mix of white, grey, beige, dip dyed blacks and reds with fun exotic prints. (Source: APH Images/Text: PTI)

Director Mozez Singh walked the ramp for his best friend. He sported an black ensemble with a turban-like headgear. The "Zubaan" director said it was his first ramp walk and he loved every bit of it.

"Malini is one of my best friends and I loved doing this. I enjoyed walking the ramp in these clothes," he said. (Source: APH Images/Text: PTI)

The highlight of Malini's otherwise borderline boring collection is the fact it flows effortlessly, from casual to chic. (Source: APH Images/Text: PTI)

Following her show, was Gauri Nainika's collection, which unapologetically paraded ruffled femininity. (Source: APH Images/Text: PTI)

Waves of bouncing and bubbling frills in sheer organza, tulle and weightless striped silks were seen in flirty frocks as well as fluid gowns. (Source: APH Images/Text: PTI)

Big ballooning sleeves, puffed-up shoulders, oversized bulbous flowers, billowing skirts with high-low leggy silhouettes and hip-skimming hemlines add drama to the feminine and sheer styles. (Source: APH Images/Text: PTI)

With pop of fuchsia and mustard, the colour palette stayed classic with black, white and navy dominating the collection. (Source: APH Images/Text: PTI)

A line up of of floor grazing diaphanous gowns with exaggerated detailing such as gigantic flowers and ruffs concluded the collection with the show ending in frothy confections fashioned in ballerina tulle. (Source: APH Images/Text: PTI)

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