Opulent, extravagant, palatial and lavish are dictionary entries that if visual examples were needed, Bibhu Mahapatra's dresses would be perfect for use. Some designers showcase their concept designs for fashion shows, while others choose the ready-to-wear route. Bibhu clearly mixed the two philosophies together and created a line of clothing that is unlike any you will see on the street, but not because it's on the weird side. It's exclusivity comes from the fact that his vision for making dresses is uniquely his and no one else's. Using leather, fur, solids, flower prints and even gold for material showed his wide range of looks. From pants, to skirts and down to trained evening ballroom dresses, Mr. Mahapatra's originality has him sitting on the Mt Everest of fashion.
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