The Race of Separates” by Kunal Rawal
At Lakme Fashion Week
Summer Resort 2017
Automobili Lamborghini presented Kunal Rawal’s latest collection “The Race of Separates” last evening at the Lakme Fashion Week SR 17. Lamborghini also unraveled the much awaited Lamborghini Huracán Rear-Wheel Drive Spyder.
Designer Kunal Rawal unveiled his Summer Resort 2016 collection called “The Race of Separates” with actor Varun Dhawan scorching the runway this season. Actor Varun Dhawan wore an ivory kurta with palm embroidered jacket sleeves with ivory churi pants and palm embroidered sleeveless bandhgala.
Summer 2017 is the converging point for cross cultural inspirations and trends in Menswear- A blend of East and West where clothes are a consolidation of borders. Kunal Rawal’s collection this season is where Indian designs complement Western silhouettes, unveiling new ideas in versatile, modern, formal pieces that can be worn together or also as separates. Kurtas that fit like jackets (Jacket Kurtas), An Indian 3 piece set (Kurta-, Jacket, Sherwani), High low Kurtas, Longline Bundis, Embroideries that mimic pintucks are the anchors of this collection marking Kunal Rawals foray into separates for the first time. These are garments that can be styled in m : colleultiple ways and have dual functionality as Indian or Western Wear, Casual transforming to Formal or Party going into a Sangee Keeping the soaring temperatures in mind, Kunal introduces solid kurtas with embroidered sleeves which let you layer with ease without compromising on the required formal look. Holed Shirts are another style statement that let you breathe easy!
Neutrals that include bright beiges, ivories to washed yellows and reds along with blacks and deep dark tones is the spectrum of colors that dress the silhouettes. Strong technical fabrics, immaculate structures, different styles of thread work and texture with an emphasis on the reverse side of unfinished embroidery are used to embellish Kunals menswear this season.
The collection stays honest to Kunal’s signature style of luxury with street smart undertones.
Mumbai’s glitterati including Arjun Kapoor Prateik Babbar Atul Kasbekar Pooja & Aarti Shetty Ashiesh Shah Sonakshi Sinha etc –witnessed the unveiling of this collection.
About Kunal Rawal
Kunal burst upon the fashion scene in 2006 – the youngest ever designer to qualify for a slot in Gen Next at the Lakme Fashion Week. Since then, his designs have draped the tallest in society and in Bollywood; and he himself has grown immensely in stature. Meet menswear designer Kunal Rawal. In time he has become a sought after couturier to the Bollywood fraternity, including the A-listers. The “Kunal Rawal” signature look is where traditional Indian clothing meets contemporary designs with an edgy twist.