Amethyst presents festive collections from Shorshe and Shades of India from 11.00am to 7.30pm at Amethyst, Whites Road, Royapettah, Chennai. Ph : +91 7338899176 / +91 8056018886.
Alchemist Marigold by Shorshe: Marigold, the holy flower used in India in temples and homes for festivities is the main inspiration to this collection. Its myriad hues from haldi yellow to deep ochre to deep red with sage green stems, inspire the beautiful color palette of this collection. Easy, free flowing, comfortable silhouettes in rich handwoven textiles, with embellishments of gota and zardosi add a feminine touch to festive wear. The collection uses pure handwoven textiles like handloom tissue, handwoven benarasi silk and fine organza woven all done under the supervision of master weavers. Keeping in tandem with Shorshe’s sustainable ethics this pre festive collection is ideal to usher in the cozy weddings and stay at home celebrations, the slow fashion way. Price Range: Rs.6,500/- onwards
Sitarah, the wandering light by Shades of India : Sitarah is our muse, the guiding light of the morning star. She shines, she lights up a path of possibilities, and she perseveres as she stands out in the velvet sky. Always shimmering, always shining, and ever smiling.
A festive collection by Mandeep Nagi, for intimate celebrations and festivities on glimmering nights. Inspired by traditional embroidery and heirloom techniques of Marori and Mukka work. An ode to the tattooed skin of the nomadic women of Kutch, their community living and textile traditions, with motifs inspired from their lives.
Golden and silver zari dori, intricately couched in delicate patterns, and highlighted with shimmering sequins and beads that catch the light. To add an air of celebration on fine fabrics, Silk, Handwoven Chanderi and Silk velvet. Translated into luxurious classic silhouettes in generous but contemporary kalidars and Angrakhas. Price Range: Rs.7,800/- onwards
|| gulab hath mein ho aankh mein sitarah ho || – Praveen Shakir