This Article is From Aug 06, 2012

Fashion week report: Pristine Preeti Desai is Anita Dongre's showstopper

Fashion week report: Pristine Preeti Desai is Anita Dongre's showstopper

Highlights

  • Designer Anita Dongre showcased her "Urban Princes" collection on the third day of Lakme Fashion Week 2012 on Sunday with Preeti Desai, in a dazzling white lehgenga choli, turning a show stopper.
Mumbai: Designer Anita Dongre showcased her "Urban Princes" collection on the third day of Lakme Fashion Week 2012 on Sunday with Preeti Desai, in a dazzling white lehgenga choli, turning a show stopper.

Anita's fashion line was a range of trendy collections including cigarette pants, lehengas, saris, jackets, dresses, blouses among others.

"Through my collection I tried to show textiles in a young contemporary way so that the youth likes it," she said.

Clad in a dazzling white lehenga choli with silver embellishment all over it, Preeti looked stunning in her tied hair and minimal make up. Silver jewellery and classy back knot on the choli added grace to her attire.

"It felt nice.... walking for Anita was great," she said.

LFW Sunday dedicated the day to Indian craftsmanship and textiles.

Anita's collection was a blend of Indo-Western attire with five models donning western outfits followed by those in traditional skirts, lehengas and kurtas.

Many Bollywood celebrities including Shabana Azmi, Prachi Desai, Kashmira Shah, Vidya Malwade, Krushna Abhishek, Sangeeta Bijlani, Dipanita Sharma, Gul Panag among others, were present at the show.