Designer Sanjukta Dutta who is known for designing beautiful Mekhela Chador and reviving the Silk of Assam, showcased her new collection “PALAASH” at the Lakme Fashion Week held in Mumbai .
Looking like an absolute royalty, Bollywood Actress Bhagyashree looked elegant and stunning as ever in a Black Mekhela Chador as she walked the ramp for Designer Sanjukta Dutta.
Speaking about her association with the label Bhagyashree said, “It was wonderful to associate with Sanjukta who has put in exceptional efforts in reviving the authentic weaves of Assam. She has done a lot for women in Assam. She has given so many women an opportunity to work and make these wonderful handloom pieces.,.I wish her all the best in her future endeavours.”
Sanjukta Dutta added, “I am so happy to showcase my new collection at the Lakme Fashion Week. It is an amazing platform to promote the weaves and designs of Assam”, shared Designer Sanjukta. She further added, “It was an ecstatic moment for me to have Bhagyashree walk for me as a showstopper . I have always admired Bhagyashree for her serene elegance and beauty. She is looking an absolute stunner in the Mekhela Chador.
Sanjukta Dutta’s new festive collection “PALAASH” celebrates the vibrant colors and festive accents of the season. Inspired by traditional Indian motifs and prints, the new designs bring out the joy and grandeur of the festival in their deep shades of color comprised of Orange, Red, Purple, Black which are an absolute favorites in all Indian festivities.
The sentiment behind the word is to define how festivals of Diwali & Durga Puja in India are the periods of celebration , full of colors and an important part of Indian culture. They are a tool to bring life to a state of exuberance and enthusiasm.
Comprising of ethnic and indo- western wear, the line boasts of a mélange of styles and simplicity including Sanjukta’s signature Mekhela Chador, Saree, Lehenga, Skirts and beautiful western gown. Sanjukta Dutta’s forte to exhibit the strong Indian fashion aesthetics in the assorted Assamese fabric continues to be the highlight of the collection along with a few breakthroughs in prints and motifs. Sanjukta continues to align fashion with the priceless traditions of India, the new range comprises of a fresh and unique set of handcrafted traditions fused with an appealing contemporary style to suit the desires of the empowered global woman of today.
The intricate detailing and texture added to each ensemble made the collection even more stunning! Timeless craftsmanship on an exuberant color palette of the Assamese silk had all the more reason to fall head over heels for the newly launched ensembles.