Lakmé Salon Show Stopping Bride by Nachiket Barve

August 9, 2017: The Lakmé Salon team of backstage experts and celebrated designer Nachiket Barve are collaborating to present the Show Stopping Bride at Lakmé Fashion Week Winter/Festive 2017 on August 19th, 2017. Beauty unbound, the showcase speaks of inner radiance, which embodies an essence of strength, elegance, and style.

Striking, stunning, and exquisite, Lakmé Salon’s Show Stopping Bride Winter Festive 2017 collection celebrates the individuality of the modern Indian Bride, whose beauty is  luminous and timeless. Like the mother of the moon, the sun, and the dawn, THEIA drapes every bride with a touch of celestial magic.

Speaking about the inspiration behind THEIA (collection) Nachiket Barve says, “From music to poetry to the greatest works of art, the Goddesses of Greco-Roman mythology immortalize the diversity of femininity and beauty.  Collaborating with Lakmé Salon, the collection imbues the sensibilities of the modern Indian bride. From contemporary and feminine silhouettes, to delicate embroidery and metallic detailing, every piece of this collection celebrates the divine mix of bold and ethereal, that makes a goddess (and a bride) a force to be reckoned with.

At Lakmé Salon, we believe that every bride is her own and worthy of adulation”, added Sushma Khan, National Creative Director – Makeup, Lakmé Salon. “Our expertly crafted bridal makeup emulates her inner beauty with an otherworldly and iridescent look.  You can expect to see some prismatic hues with holographic makeup, interrupted liner, coloured graphic liners and more. ”

Heena Dalvi, National Creative Director – Hair, Lakmé Salon adds, “We have sought inspiration from the intricate stitching and embroidery of the fabrics to curate hairstyles for this year’s bridal looks collection. This season, the mane-trend will be techniques like Smocking, Conroe, French-Fish braids and Sculpting, integrated effortlessly into your bridal updos.”

Each captivating look in Lakmé Salon Show Stopping Bride Collection Winter Festive 2017 has been created and styled by designer Nachiket Barve. His designs revere a woman of stark beauty, unyielding confidence, and an unwavering boldness; a woman that embodies the unique amalgam of immortality of Indian customs with the power of modern innovation.