New Delhi: TheAmazon India Fashion WeekAutumn-Winter 2015 kicked off in the national capital recently with designers namely Rajesh Pratap Singh, Kavita Bhartia and JJ Valaya among others.
Day 1 of ongoing fashion week saw a blend of polka dot patterns, Zardozi work and modern color palette.
Designer Rajesh Pratap Singh, who grew up in a family of doctors, gave tribute to healthcare professionals through his collection. Models took a stroll down the runway in sheath dresses and pleated skirts that the designer said were meant to evoke the uniforms of nurses in the 1950s.
On the other hand, designer Kavita Bhartia showcased a collection of floral print, sheer gowns and thread embroidery.
The day had a lot to offer with designers Nikasha, Payal Singhal, Anju Modi, JJ Valaya showcasing their unique designs.
Titled "Bolshoi Bazaar", JJ Valaya 's collection was an amalgamation of Indian and Russian culture and sensibilities.
Fabrics like crepes, georgettes were used in the garments along with the techniques ranging from digital printing, applique and typical Valaya embroideries to create a perfect blend of the past and contemporary style.
The AIFW'15, which began on 25th March 2015, will wind up on 29th March 2015.