Rinku Sobti with her collection called “Tassels” presented intricate work of the weavers in the Bajardiya cluster of Varansi.
Fine silks which were hand-woven by master craftsmen were embellished with elaborate motifs to create stunning designs. A wide range of weaves and Bajardiya weaver’s specialty novel silk net construction was used to create checked patterns. Shades of white, black, turquoise blue, purple were creatively merged to give a touch of grace to the ensembles.
Models opened the show walking in checked dress with red macramé detail, followed by jumpsuits with tasselled detailing, blouses teamed with checked saris, asymmetric dresses and tail coat shirt. More variety came through an enthralling line of skirts, jackets, jumpsuits, kurtas, blouses and lehengas.
Eye-catching designs were an intricately embellished asymmetric tops and a purple lehenga with a long sleeved brocade choli with rich weaves.