Wednesday, August 22, 2012

Lakme Fashion Week - Winter Festive 2012 - Color Trends - Blue

Blue seems to be all prevalent in the coming season, if the recent shows are any indication. Many collections at the Lakme Fashion Week featured numerous different shades of the color, from sky to teal to indigo, blue was making its presence felt in most of the runway shows. Whether used with other colors, as the pre-dominent color, or as a trimming, blue is just making a comeback, and it seems likely that the color will be seen in many highly visible autumn wardrobes. Aniket Satam, the talented GenNext designer used cobalt and ink, splashed on sensuous viscose georgette, cotton jersey, raw silk and velvet, in his collection "Aarambh" (Beginning).
Anita Dongre's glamourous "Urban Goddess" collection had some stunning outfits in the preferred color of the season, while Debarun chose the colour blue as a constant for his creations as well as added beige and black for the base, to give depth to his creativity.
I am personally a big fan of Blue, and I do feel that the color works well in Indian designs and silhouettes. So while the Mumbai skies stay stubbornly grey, there is, after all, some cheerful blue to drive away the seasonal blues...


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Fashion.MakeUp.LifeStyle said...

Love the bright colors and gorgeous prints.

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John Marine said...

Blue is absolutely my favorite color, so I vastly appreciate all of these featured pieces. I love the long blue dress on the left in the second picture as my favorite piece of all of these featured items.

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Francesca Romana Capizzi said...

In my opinion blue is such a great color!!

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I love the whole collection! Blue is my favorite color and winter is my favorite season. :)

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fabulousjunk said...

I have always loved the color blue and have always wanted to wear a sari.


Sam said...

Hi dear, how are you, i love how blue is having a moment in the spotlight, I am swooning over that third blue gown, I'd love to have it in my closet. these are some really interesting and beautiful designs.

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Fashion Tales said...

I agree blue is a beautiful colour. My favourite is the stunning blue and gold dress with embroidery (third photo).

UnA said...

love it so much!



FashionFreak/Mihaela said...

I like it^^

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Rachel Jensen {Da Paura ♥} said...

So gorgeous! Love that color blue.. striking!

The Dainty Dolls House said...

Blue is my favourite love this :) That first picture in the second row is just stunning, would love that :) Hope your having a super week so far! xx

Couture Carrie said...

Love all these beautiful blues!
Fabulous trendspotting!


Frastef said...

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Such a gorgeous color and I just happen to be wearing it myself today :)

Hope you're having a great week! xoxo

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Beautiful Outfits and Dresses!
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Golden Cheer Grahams said...

Love !
Blue will be perfect for this automn !

Melissa Tchieu said...

Great designs with those georgettes and silk. <3!

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Christine ♥ said...

wow, such gorgeous shades of blue, i'm starting to like blue again :) great post!

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Abhi mehta said...

some really nice collections....chk out my favourites on my blog :)

Sick by Trend said...

Beautiful colors. Love them!


Dancing Branflake said...

Yes, that blue is gorgeous!

Helmiina said...

I love the blue color, looks so nice!:)) Gorgeous prints too :)

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Nathalie Kartika Putri said...

Wow! Totally in love with the dress on the left!


Megha Sarin said...

Totally love the blue <3


Megha Sarin said...

Totally love the blue <3 And it looks amazing in ethnic <3


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I have to agree with you hun, the blue in everything makes it even more majestic - more regal!

Love these pieces!
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GlamFabChameleon said...

Beautiful blue, beautiful looks and designs!!

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Claire said...

love the cobalt blue! it's such a vibrant color!

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Popcorn, Pugs & Peonies said...

Beautiful colors and patterns.


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Wow! Awesome design. I like the blue dress. Lovely!

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