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India Couture Week 2018 Day 2 highlights: Pallavi Jaikishan recreates classic old designs for the modern-age womanhttps://indianexpress.com/photos/lifestyle-gallery/india-couture-week-2018-day-2-highlights-pallavi-jaikishan-5277873/

India Couture Week 2018 Day 2 highlights: Pallavi Jaikishan recreates classic old designs for the modern-age woman

Veteran designer Pallavi Jaikishan recreated old classic designs to suit the modern day bride during the Day 2 of India Couture Week 2018. For her latest collection titled 'Nostalgia', she incorporated her signature flower motifs.

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The Day 2 of India Couture Week 2018, which began on July 25 saw veteran designer Pallavi Jaikishan recreating old classic designs to suit the modern day bride. Jaikishan used the two-decade old Chakra design for her latest collection titled 'Nostalgia'. She incorporated her signature flower motifs and presented it in a contemporary avatar. She incorporated floral embroidery in the form of French knots on saris and added many new elements that gave it a fresh look. According to a press release, "Couture by Pallavi Jaikishan, for this season, is a beautiful juxtaposition of revived classics with new age silhouettes, perfect for the woman who treasures heritage and yet likes to be on trend" Take a look at her beautiful collection: (Source: APH Images)

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For her collection, she used a variety of colours ranging from dove blue, old rose, silver oyster with a touch of pink, cranberry reds, whites, blacks and hues of mustard. Saris and lehenga with heavy gold and silver work were one of the most noticeably features in her collection. (Source: APH Images)

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The fabrics used included tulle, georgette and satins. The highlight of the designs were a stunning translucent fabric that had glass work on it, which made for a great fusion of traditional and contemporary fashion. (Source: APH Images)

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Jaikishan also brought back old designs like the Kabja, which was worn on blouses and teamed with lehengas and saris. While the designs were traditional, the semi-sheer saris gave it a modern vibe. (Source: APH Images)

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Golds and pastels were another prominent feature in her designs. Beautiful pleated lines on French and Italian brocade lehengas combined with embroidered dupattas and blouses were also part of the collection. (Source: APH Images)

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Not only the motifs, flowers were also incorporated in the hairstyle of the models that gave it an ultra-feminine touch. (Source: APH Images)

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The colour palate also included metallic tones in various shades of gold and silver. The restored chakra motif also featured in her collection. From four circle ghagras with can-cans to slim straight falling lehenga skirts with blouses, shararas and jackets, the collection had a lot of variety in it. (Source: APH Images)

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