The king of bollywood couture, Manish Malhotra celebrated his 25 years in the industry and 10 years of existence as a designer with ‘The Gentlemen Club’ collection. Philips, the styling partner of Lakme Fashion Week Winter/Festive’15 presented Manish Malhotra’s premiere men’s wear collection at the iconic Mehboob Studio.
With the collection profile being winter and festive, the ensembles were in deep dark tones of midnight blue, emerald green, burgundy and black. Velvet and suiting materials were prominently visible. Tuxedos appeared with velvet shawl collars and the button closures for jackets moved from two, three to four with medium notched lapels – some piped with silk.
Long masculine trench coats in jet black, were in varying lengths teamed with suits was a fresh wave for men. Embroidery of botanical motifs in resham thread work appeared on strategic points of jackets, sherwanis and bundhgalas highlighting shoulders, plackets and sleeves in deep maroon or blue tones with just a hint of gold zari.