Somewhat futuristic... Somewhat medieval... Rohitava Banerjee's clothing, that was shown at the Nolcha Independent Designers Fashion Show, was anything but traditional. Much like one could imagine the inhabitants of the capital in "The Hunger Games" or of Ancient Greece would wear. Layered shirts with golden leaves and red flames. Military like inspired collars and epaulettes. For the more feminine look, silken ankle length dresses, with black off the shoulder tops. Quilted jackets of almost a cape like appearance, with wings and low cut neck lines. The heavy use of the color red, never got old or repetitive due to how the designer chose it as both an accent and a base. Even the choice of of the model's footwear lent to the feeling that the clothing was from a different time. But it's his use of embroidery that puts his his clothing over the top. Very intricate and creative, almost like Banerajee hired an artist to supervise it's use. It's not just a good example, it's a great example of how a designer can produce concept clothing, but still make it familiar to the eye.
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