Amethyst : presents ‘Dardpora’ – Akaaro‘s AW15 collection of hand woven womens wear, emoting global values of elegance, intelligence and longevity, resonating hope, doubt, search and a long wait for loved ones.
Visual references are drawn from Kashmir’s picturesque landscapes in the separates and draped pieces, outerwear in wools and metallic hues, with pashmina like cottons in blacks and blues, creating conflict with warm pop colours like pinks and greens. The concept of colour and material bridge traditional weave structures with the contemporary, forming a strong connect between the Weave and the Women, especially designed for an urban woman, in natural yarns like cotton, silk and tussar silk. Available at Rs.4,000/- onwards, from 11.00am to 8pm at Amethyst, entrance next to Corporation Bank, Whites Road, Royapettah, Chennai 600 014. Ph: 044 45991630/31/32.