Kolkata based Garo by Priyangsu & Sweta will be showcasing an eclectic collection themed as ‘FEMMES di TAHITI’ at Lakme Fashion Week (LFW) Summer Festive 2016. Bollywood actress Surveen Chawla was seen at the launch of Lakme Fashion Week Summer/Resort 2016, wearing an ensemble from ‘Garo’ by Priyangsu Maji and Sweta Tantia.
The theme of this collection is inspired by native tahitian prints, colours and motifs. It incorporates the stunning natural beauty; beautiful floral landscapes and bohemian style of tahitian women with an eclectic french Polynesian flavour.
The garments are easy flowing silhouettes having a soft handloom chanderi, cotton matko, woven bapta silk and chiffon textures with vibrant colours straight out of works of the master of avant-garde Paul Gauguin.
The young designers say “It is a pleasure being a part of Lakme Fashion Week as this is going to be our second season, we are really excited and we look forward to it. We’ve put in a lot of hard work and effort – we await this beautiful journey.”
‘GARO’ by Priyangsu Maji and Sweta Tantia, launched in Kolkata is an Indian luxury brand that creates & designs contemporary Indian wear for women. Named after a tribe in Assam, GARO by Priyanka & Sweta initially was inspired by bold tribal prints and motifs and reflects the ancient traditions of Indian craftsmanship in a contemporary vocabulary. Today, the brand is distinguished for its bold prints, motifs, unique usage of colours, quality of fabrics, elaborate embroideries and magnificently rich Indian artistic taste.