Abraham & Thakore lend glamour to hand-spun Khadi
It was all about Khadi beautifully infused with glamour and bright hues in ace designer duo David Abraham & Rakesh Thakore\'s show at the 28th edition of AIFW.
It was all about Khadi beautifully infused with glamour and bright hues in ace designer duo David Abraham & Rakesh Thakore's show at the 28th edition of AIFW. The duo showcased over 35 ensembles at the ongoing five-day fashion gala at the NSIC ground in Okhla, where the whose who of the fashion industry like Masaba Gupta, Rajesh Pratap Singh, JJ Valaya and many more will be showcasing their latest collections.
Talking about the collection Abraham told: "It was our way of giving a tribute to Khadi. It is our way of saying this is Khadi and lets look at it in a different way. Lets make it glamorous and fun. So we did a lot of metallic and logos in Hindi. It was like a fun collection."
The collection ranged from gold laminated khadi blouse and sari, kurta, joggers, palazzo pants, pavadai skirts, dresses, salwar pants and jackets. The colour palette made a transition from metallic colours like gold, to black, copper and coffee. Abraham says that the fabric is iconic. The highlight of the entire show was the stitched sari with a blouse having peter pan collars.