India Couture Week 2016 – Highlights from ‘Kehkashaan’ by Rohit Bal

Finally, the stunning outfits, the passionate silhouettes, and the fashion gala come to end as the designer Rohit Bal opens his new collection for the audiences to speculate appreciate the newest trends in bridal couture 2016.

  • ICW 2016 - 'Kehkashaan' by Rohit Bal
    ICW 2016 - 'Kehkashaan' by Rohit Bal
  • ICW 2016 - 'Kehkashaan' by Rohit Bal
    ICW 2016 - 'Kehkashaan' by Rohit Bal
  • ICW 2016 - 'Kehkashaan' by Rohit Bal
    ICW 2016 - 'Kehkashaan' by Rohit Bal
  • ICW 2016 - 'Kehkashaan' by Rohit Bal
    ICW 2016 - 'Kehkashaan' by Rohit Bal
  • ICW 2016 - 'Kehkashaan' by Rohit Bal
    ICW 2016 - 'Kehkashaan' by Rohit Bal
  • ICW 2016 - 'Kehkashaan' by Rohit Bal
    ICW 2016 - 'Kehkashaan' by Rohit Bal
  • ICW 2016 - 'Kehkashaan' by Rohit Bal
    ICW 2016 - 'Kehkashaan' by Rohit Bal
  • ICW 2016 - 'Kehkashaan' by Rohit Bal
    ICW 2016 - 'Kehkashaan' by Rohit Bal

With a mix of rose motifs and embroideries as the mainstay, ace designer Rohit Bal’s Kashmir and Russia influenced line, “Kehkashaan” closed India Couture Week 2016.

Perhaps, in an attempt to balance the heavy embellishment on tops, jackets, maxi tops and capes, the designer kept his lehengas, sarees and gowns extremely simple with minimum to absolutely no work on it.

The flair of his silhouettes, nonetheless added a royal touch to the outfits. In terms of colour palette, the designer kept himself limited to bold shades of white, black and burgundy.

Bal’s collection started on a ‘white’ note as models sashayed down the runway in simple classic wear, that had Kashmiri patterns. Along with identical work on each and every ensemble in the section and lack of innovation, it appeared the designer ran out of concepts while designing the ensembles.

Then came the all-in black segment, which had exciting combos such as gypsy tops and jackets with lehengas and sarees, as well as capes with evening gowns. An decorated cold shoulder top worn over a lengthy lehangas was a highlight of this segment.

Bal went with the ‘save the best for the last’ saying as some of the most fantastic and very creative designs from his collection turned up towards the end of the fashion show. The closing outfits, a burgundy colour lehenga worn with a red choli and a short jacket, also in burgundy, was among the finest on the show.

The five-day fashion week saw a variety of bridal wears, from modern to traditional the audiences appreciated a versatile collection of bridal outfits this season.

The fashion show had other fashion designers like JJ Vallaya and Varun Bahl cheering Bal on from the sidelines.

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