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Khadi – Transcending Boundaries: Rohit Bal, Anju Modi, Payal Jain showcase latest collections

‘Khadi – Transcending Boundaries’, a fashion show presented by Fashion Design Council of India (FDCI) provided a stage to the handspun pieces, inspired by the country's fabric of freedom, khadi.

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Recently, leading Indian designers like Rohit Bal, Anju Modi, Payal Jain and Poonam Bhagat came together to showcase how the humble khadi can be used to make exquisite designer ensembles. A fashion show, ‘Khadi – Transcending Boundaries’, presented by Fashion Design Council of India (FDCI) provided a stage to the handspun pieces, inspired from the country's fabric of freedom, khadi. The designer creations had modern innovative twists to them in colours of white, black, indigo and mustard. Catch the highlights here.

Designer Anju Modi's collection featured peplum kurta teamed with dhotis that were muted. With minimal use of colour and dominating whites. (Source: APH Images)

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A model walked down the ramp wearing a multi-coloured striped long kurta from Anju Modi's collection. (Source: APH Images)

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A model sashayed down the ramp in a Payal Jain ensemble. (Source: APH Images)

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Payal Jain's collection had bold printed ensembles that can be worn in daily life. The designer also presented gowns that combined glamour with khadi. (Source: APH Images)

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Designer Poonam Bhagat played with tie and dye strokes for her collection that was accentuated with intense gold borders. (Source: APH Images)

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Bright and pretty anarkali jackets remained the trademark of designer Rohit Bal's collection. (Source: APH Images)

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Bold and spacious prints woven into intricate patterns set apart the designer's pieces that were maximalist yet looked so minimalist. (Source: APH Images)

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For ethnic pieces, Bal opted for a much deeper palette of blacks and blues. (Source: APH Images)