Friday 27, Nov 2020, Delhi (India)
2020, the year has been full of ups and downs. But, the world is fighting hard to survive and get along with the new normal. The fashion industry is also finding its way back to bloom. Digitalizing is one such way through which the fashion shows and events are taking place. Slowly, the fashion industry is getting back to the path. The Fashion Design Council Of India (FDCI), for the first time, organized the phygital avatar of Lotus Makeup India Fashion Week, Spring-Summer 2021. With numerous designers as participants in the fashion week, the ace designer duo Shantanu and Nikhil also participated. Always giving the latest fashion trends in India and upgrading the dressing sense, the duo designer this time too, with no failure aced at the fashion week. To know about their latest collection, keep on reading further.
The collection introduces you to a new world where the right to privacy, equality, gender fluidity, and evolved consciousness is the basic fundamental rights. The latest designs depicted a glimpse of Shantanu & Nikhil's signature aesthetic.
It is the rediscovery of military influences and sartorial layering. The color palette for the collection includes colors that represent power and degeneracy. The colors included are navy blue, off-white, olive green, and black. The latest work is a narrative of the new world. "The new world," that would have no biases and boundaries. The duo is showcasing the progressiveness through their latest collection. The collection includes apparel like blazers, coats, and kurtas with asymmetrical hemlines. Inspired by military uniforms, the latest designs promote gender-neutral fashion.
Shantanu and Nikhil are celebrating 20 years of their brand existence. The duo has always been doing its part to give the latest fashion trends in India. With their perfect sense of fashion and business, their label influences the dressing sense of people. Shantanu & Nikhil design occasion wear with millennial sensibility and contemporary touch. Their designs are well known for celebrating progressiveness, pride, and provocation. Progressive fusion is something that affects their art the most. The latest fashion trends in India are influenced by the creative fusion designs of the duo. The color palette mostly remains unfussy.
Introducing their latest collection, 'The Declaration 2034,' the duo's label stated - " Our collection transports you to an almost utopian world where gender fluidity, equality, right to privacy and evolved consciousness become the basic fundamental rights." The label further stated about the collection- "In a harmonious narrative of science and conscience, the collection is a futuristic spin on the new scaffolds of society and the referendum of neo-governance."