The recently concluded India Couture Week saw showcases some of India’s biggest designers. As you etch your favourite saris and lehengas in mind from this year’s edition of the fashion week, keep in mind that an elegant blouse designs are equally important wardrobe addition. From barely-there blouses made out of sustainable Tencel fibres to embellished pieces showcasing exaggerated sleeves, here are all the possible varieties and hybrids of classic blouses at India Couture Week 2019.
For instance, Falguni Shane Peacock’s line-up saw shimmery blouses with feathers at the sleeves and capes that trailed behind the models wearing them. Tarun Tahilani showcased lehengas paired with intricately embroidered blouses and embellished sleeves. And Pankaj & Nidhi balanced their heavy lehenga skirts with sheer blouses featuring balloon sleeves—perfect for anyone looking for unconventional options. Meanwhile, Amit Aggarwal made a strong case for pairing itsy-bitsy bandeau blouses with decadent lehengas to keep your ethnic looks more contemporary. The designer’s metallic green bandeau blouse, highlighting a single strap and cut-out details is a sure-shot winner.
Flowers never go out of style. Gaurav Gupta designed a pastel off-shoulder blouse in the exaggerated shape of a bow that was covered in floral applique. Meanwhile, Suneet Varma’s latest collection showcased blouses covered with floral embroidery and sculptural detailing. On the other hand, Rahul Mishra created an unconventional flared blouses with sheer overlays.
Whether you are planning to wear a sari or a lehenga, these blouse designs will help you stand out during the upcoming wedding season. Scroll ahead for our edit of best blouses spotted at Indian Couture Week 2019. Read more: Fashion Label Badaam