The day one of Lakme Fashion Week Summer/Resort 2020 ended with Manish Arora's "We are family" fashion fantasy at The Atelier.
Manish Arora, the master of magnificent show and collection never disappoints its audience, 12th February 2020 witnessed celebration of "Life is beautiful" a grand performance that was a fashion presentation with the Parisian Cabaret atmosphere. It was a bold daring showcase that presented norms and brought the dreamers to center stage.
With the tune of surreal music, the mood was seact for fashion and dramatic excitement. There were 8 elegantly walking models on pedestals dressed in typical extreme creations by the designer. Unbelievably glamorous gowns, leggings, prints, outlandish headgear and makeup along with dramatic footwear, the visual impact on the audience as they moved around was electrifying. The installations were just perfect and revealed the amazing visual drama that only Manish can create.
Revealing his borderless, gender-neutral, inclusive chorus of ensembles that assembled the great energies of the LGBTQAI+ performers, club kids and beauty monsters from around the globe, the visual result was memorable, arresting the show.
The designer brought the stark contrast of transparent and opaque fabrics as the basis of his vision. Colors were numerous in variety as they glowed with iridescent beauty that moved seamlessly from the vibrant to the vivid. When it comes to silhouettes, Manish is the ultimate adventurer who brought together an amazing mélange and fusion of streetwear that was edgy with his characteristic fashion sensibilities but with hints of haute couture in all its sophisticated glory.
The traditional crafts and techniques were brought to the forefront with great creative artistry and adapted to the contemporary ethos of fashion.
Talking about the showcase, the designer Manish Arora said "Showcased in a magnanimous setting, my presentation “we are family” was a celebration of a stage called life and genderless love and the LGBTQIA+ community that I’m so proud and passionate about. I’m extremely pleased to see my vision so perfectly executed in a larger than life depiction of color, boldness and of course fashion"
Manish Arora’s "We Are Family" brought a perfect end to Day One with glitz, glamour and lots of fashion creativity.
Stay tuned, because the Lakme Fashion Week Summer/Resort 2020 has got a lot in store for you, it's just the beginning.