Designers are getting bolder and more experimental with necklines
Designers are getting bolder and more experimental with necklines, and the offbeat looks are here to stay. From Gauri and Nainika and Ritika Bharwani to Zara and Johanna Ortiz, here’s how to wear the trend.
This multi-position fun number by Zara is very versatile. The shirt’s funnel collar can be adjusted with the buttons to make it one-shoulder, off-shoulder or even a high neck, depending on your mood. Pair it with black cigarette pants.
Rs. 2,790. At Phoenix Market City, Whitefield. Details: 67266121
Take a bow
This powder blue Caravan off-shoulder top by Johanna Ortiz reflects the designer’s love for ruches. Her signature oversized bow is used in this piece to create a unique neckline. Pair this split back top with a sleek skirt and high heels.
Rs. 57,972 approximately on net-a-porter.com
Back in black
Epitomising French chic is designer Roland Mouret’s Eugene top. Made with tactile wool-crepe, it
has a lightly gathered neckline and drapes at the nape with a split open back. Best worn with classic blue
Rs. 45,584 approximately on shopstyle.com
Sophie Merchant from British label Merchant Archive presents this striking one-shoulder top. Made with luxurious duchesse-satin, the top is artfully twisted to frame the shoulders and bust. The orange hue is paired best with white.
Rs. 84,267 approximately on lyst.com
This flared, pleated halter gown by Gauri & Nainika in subtle peach is a showstopper. The criss-cross neckline with cutouts on the side and back ensure a flattering fit. The slit on the side shows just enough leg to keep it classy. Rs. 1,80,000. At Lado Sarai, New Delhi. Details: 41055416
With a big tie-up detail in front, this off-shoulder jumpsuit by designer Shivani Awasty is ideal for cocktails with friends. The aqua blue pairs well with a delicate string of pearls.
Rs. 22,500. At Aza, Bandra, Mumbai. Details: 26435125
Mumbai-based Ritika Bharwani brings this diver blue crop top. Created with silk, it features a one-shoulder drape. You can team it with ethnic wear for a festive evening or pair of fitted denims for a casual look.
Rs. 7,000. At Bandra, Mumbai. Details: 26551482