One of the most exciting parts of Lakme Fashion Week every year is the Gen Next showcase which gives the newest bunch of fashion designers, tapped for greatness a chance to gain exposure and feedback on a massive scale.
Designer Abhishek Paatni recently started his own menswear label which combines street style with fine tailoring.
Anupreet Sidhu uses material typically better suited to household object than clothes such as metal and wood to decorate her separates. This unusual style wonderfully differentiates her eye-catching clothes.
Diming Rubu’s Gen Next collection is full of stylish minimalist separates and dresses, which make the wearer appear effortlessly chic.
Designer Gaurav Khanijo has created a line which is more than befitting of a dandy. He combines heirloom fabrics with modern silhouettes to create a suave and highly wearable ensemble.
Jaipuria has looked extremely promising from the outset as she trained under Tarun Tahiliani before launching her own label. The designer’s influence is noticeable in her sleek and unfussy silhouettes. However, the style is undoubtedly her own unique vision as her hand woven fabrics are accentuated with beautiful beading.
To see what last year’s Gen Next designers have been up to, see our where are they now blog post.
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