Step into this summer with our guide to the latest trends in haute couture. A mix of vibrant patterns and vivid palette of colors bring out the season’s fresh trends. The men designers are taking over the world of fashion, bringing a fresh view of the new generation. We have chosen five of these emerging Indian men designers, who showcased their Spring Summer Collection at Lakme Fashion Week, which was held from 30th March – 3rd April 2016.
Scroll through the beautiful pictures of their collection and learn more about the concept behind them.
Ajay Kumar brings the much-needed colors on the runway with his theme Paradox of Lotus Sutra. The lotus flower was the core element of his collection, which shed light on the duality of human nature.
Dhruv Kapoor’s collection creates an atmosphere filled with fun. A seemingly simple, yet complex construction of designs makes him a pioneer in the current fashion scenario. His edgy and bold sport-luxe collection defines his theme of Discreet Luxury.
Reptonic, the new collection by Asa Kazingmei, was an interpretation of nature and everything magical in our lives; extremely high couture and edgy. Coming from Nagaland, his designs are fused with the native culture of Nagaland.
Poco and Jacky
Prathoni Yengkhom (Poco) and Jacky Laishram are a young duo, hailing from Manipur. Their untitled Spring Summer collection is influenced by military colors and prints. They have it all going, from a short, summer dress, to a laid-back saree.
The vibrant and bold collection by Karn Malhotra, Siren Squad, was inspired by global popular culture. The color palette consisted of shades of monochrome stripes with a subtle touch of summer.
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— By Suraj Nongmaithem