Last week in Mumbai, I had the chance to be the only AMERICAN correspondent covering Lakmé Fashion Week 2013.
Imagine that! I have the Indian designers, pop stars, Bollywood royalty, glitterati and fashion fans all to myself!
Lakmé Fashion Week like you’ve never seen it!
My impressions are clear. I have dropped into an environment teeming with contrasts, traditional-modern-conservative-avant garde-draped-exposed-ornate-unadorned. All melding, beyond chic and reaching to mark the international fashion scene.
The fashion stars have been open, generous and and adventurous in speaking with me. Duo designer Shantanu and Nikhil, stylist Gautam Kalra, Bollywood stars Dipannita Sharma and Sameera Reddy, just to name a few… Pop goddess Anushka Manchanda went so far as to sing for our cameras!
And we also had a very nice surprise.
Do you recognize the model in the picture?
Here is a hint…
As they say diary dearest, a video is worth a thousand words…