The 10 Most Inspiring Looks from Lakmé Fashion Week
Aug 09, 2012 - by Melissa Hebin
Lakmé Fashion Weeks 2012 Winter/Festive show was as stunning as it was innovative. We were wowed by the incredible volume of new ideas displayed on the runway, and the meticulous attention to detail seen in each and every piece. Take a look at these pictures and see for yourself - what do you think?
To give you some background, India is exploding in the international scene. From economy to population to culture, the country is growing at an incredible rate. Creative people who may have previously been held back by poverty are now able to invest in their hopes and dreams. As a result, the country's fashion industry is very up-and-coming.
As seen in Chanel s Pre-Fall collection, Indian style is freshly (and appropriately) in vogue. Indian designers are getting more exposure and respect than ever and for good reason. The designs from this years LFW breathed some fresh air into 2012 with unusual silhouettes and extreme costume techniques, shaped by the ornate grace of traditional Indian style.
We decided to condense the craziness of Lakmé Fashion Week into the 10 most awe-inspiring looks. Brace yourself this kind of flair is not for the faint of heart.