With the Bengali auspicious durga puja coming in Abhishek Dutta launches a new line of festive were where weaves and crafts of Bengal has been highlighted yet creating a contemporary collection which is appropriate for the gen-next. Traditional attire like dhotis and sarees has given a modern twist with pre-stitch versions and unique draping to create a much more younger and wearable look.
After the post-pandemic the colour palette has been on a brighter note. Bright pastels like mint green and coral pink and fiery orange has been the key colours for the season. Fabric like light weight silk, cottons and linens are primarily the fabric for the seasons. Hand woven linen sarees has been given a different twist with digital prints, embroideries and appliques.
Men’s wear range from asymmetrical kurtas to short bandhgala to longer achkan which is exquisitely handcrafted with embroiderers, prints as well as leather appliques to give it an unique look.
Women’s wear range from kurta jacket to pre-stitch sarees to women’s bandhgala teamed with dhoti pants to give a variety of interesting looks.
Subtle textures, floral prints and ethnic motifs highlights the collection.This new collection inspiration emerges as a new hope post pandemic and bringing in joy to people’s life.
Makeup Sonam Jaiswal
Photography Souvik Roy
By Saif Rahman Sozib