Designer Preeti S. Kapoor put up a vibrant show at the Wills Lifestyle India Fashion Week 2013 in New Delhi, India on March 15.
Afrocentric Trend by Preeti S Kapoor at WIFW Fall-Winter 2013
Called Afrocentric Trend, the collection definitely embodies all that is Africa – wild, uninhibited and colorful.
Preeti S Kapoor WIFW Fall-Winter 2013
Tribal prints dominated, as expected, on sheath dresses, beach cover-ups, kaftans with asymmetrical hemlines, flowy maxis, peasant blouses – all in bold hues in every shade of the spectrum.
Preeti S Kapoor collection WIFW Fall-Winter 2013
Feathers and beads made for playful embellishments on the neckline, imparting a richness that was balanced by the down-to-earth designs.
WIFW Fall-Winter 2013 accessories by Preeti S Kapoor
The fun, lively collection was accessorized beautifully too – earrings with colorful multiple hoops and tribal print cuff bracelets, two items that we’re sure every fashionista will own in the months to come.
WIFW Fall-Winter 2013 feather accessories trend by Preeti S Kapoor
The accessories we were most delighted with were the feathered ankle cuffs that immediately drew attention to the feet. They were an unexpected addition which added an element of fun to the outfits.
WIFW Fall-Winter 2013 accessories trend by Preeti S Kapoor
The crowning glory of the looks was the gorgeous braided bun stemming from two to three plaits which gave the do a textured feel.
WIFW Fall-Winter 2013 Hairstyle trend by Preeti S Kapoor
Neutral makeup consisting of mascarraed lashes and a peachy lippie completed the models’ ensembles.
Afrocentric by Preeti S Kapoor at WIFW Fall-Winter 2013
The collection had a pulsating energy that was palpable. It made you want to get up and break into dance around a bush fire and explore the panorama of experiences that life has to offer.
Preeti S Kapoor at WIFW Fall-Winter 2013
Preeti S Kapoor show WIFW Fall-Winter 2013
Preeti S Kapoor WIFW Fall-Winter 2013 day 3
WIFW Fall-Winter 2013 Afrocentric Trend by Preeti S Kapoor
WIFW Fall-Winter 2013 day 3 Preeti S Kapoor
IANS, Indian Photo Agency