Anita Dongre, Sabyasachi Mukherjee, Rohit Bal and other designers revive 'Weaves of Banaras' at Make in India week

Lifestyle | News18.com | February 19, 2016, 12:31 pm
X
1/ 9
'Make in India' that was initiated with an aim to  promote India as an investment destination and increase its share in global FDI also had ace designers like Sabyasachi Mukherjee, Rohit Bal, Rohit Gandhi, Anita Dongre showcasing their collection as part of the week.  (Image: Yogen Shah)

'Make in India' that was initiated with an aim to promote India as an investment destination and increase its share in global FDI also had ace designers like Sabyasachi Mukherjee, Rohit Bal, Rohit Gandhi, Anita Dongre showcasing their collection as part of the week. (Image: Yogen Shah)

X
2/ 9
This event saw modern interpretation of various traditional designs including Sabyasachi Mukherjee, Rohit Bal, Rohit Gandhi and Rahul Khanna, Rajesh Pratap Singh, Namrata Joshipura, Ashish Soni, Arjun Saluja, Anita Dongre, Abraham and Thakore and Abhishek Gupta. (Image: Yogen Shah)

This event saw modern interpretation of various traditional designs including Sabyasachi Mukherjee, Rohit Bal, Rohit Gandhi and Rahul Khanna, Rajesh Pratap Singh, Namrata Joshipura, Ashish Soni, Arjun Saluja, Anita Dongre, Abraham and Thakore and Abhishek Gupta. (Image: Yogen Shah)

X
3/ 9
All the veteran designers showcased the new-age 'Banarsi Weaves' at the Fashion Design Council of India's (FDCI) 'Weaves of Banaras'. (Image: Yogen Shah)

All the veteran designers showcased the new-age 'Banarsi Weaves' at the Fashion Design Council of India's (FDCI) 'Weaves of Banaras'. (Image: Yogen Shah)

X
4/ 9
Giving a tribute to Maharshtrian textiles, Shaina NC's ensembles speak volumes in itself. (Image: Yogen Shah)

Giving a tribute to Maharshtrian textiles, Shaina NC's ensembles speak volumes in itself. (Image: Yogen Shah)

X
5/ 9
The ever-gorgeous  Sonali Bendre turned as show stopper for Shaina's show 'Make in Maharashtra Bridal Couture' in a blue saree. (Image: Yogen Shah)

The ever-gorgeous Sonali Bendre turned as show stopper for Shaina's show 'Make in Maharashtra Bridal Couture' in a blue saree. (Image: Yogen Shah)

X
6/ 9
In a rather exciting development at the event, Vidya Balan unveiled handloom saris of three designers; Gaurang Shah, Bappaditya of Bailou, and Mira Sagar of brand Vaya.  (Image: Yogen Shah)

In a rather exciting development at the event, Vidya Balan unveiled handloom saris of three designers; Gaurang Shah, Bappaditya of Bailou, and Mira Sagar of brand Vaya. (Image: Yogen Shah)

X
7/ 9
Anju Modi, who has received plaudits for her designing in 'Bajirao Mastani'  presented a gripping collection of bridal couture topped up with intricate hand-embroidery. (Image: Yogen Shah)

Anju Modi, who has received plaudits for her designing in 'Bajirao Mastani' presented a gripping collection of bridal couture topped up with intricate hand-embroidery. (Image: Yogen Shah)

X
8/ 9
While Neeta Lullla presented a collection of paithani saris, Vikram Phadnavis showed the audience a fine mesh of gorgeous dhoti saris with conventional high neck outfits. (Image: Yogen Shah)

While Neeta Lullla presented a collection of paithani saris, Vikram Phadnavis showed the audience a fine mesh of gorgeous dhoti saris with conventional high neck outfits. (Image: Yogen Shah)

X
9/ 9
Anita Dongre 's collection not only offered a wide ange of colour pallete but made sure to incorporate the ingenious silhouettes in just the right way. (Image: Yogen Shah)

Anita Dongre 's collection not only offered a wide ange of colour pallete but made sure to incorporate the ingenious silhouettes in just the right way. (Image: Yogen Shah)