Kickstart the year on a bright note with hues of yellow ranging from mustard to lemon
From Gigi Hadid to Beyonce, everyone seems to be embracing varying shades of the cheerful colour, which is touted to be one of the biggest trends in 2017. Here’s our pick of skirts, dresses and accessories that will help you get the look.
Text: Rashmi Rajagopal Lobo
Aptly called Sunshine, this pair of juttis from the label, Fizzy Goblet manages to be understated and dressy all at the same time. The yellow silk fabric forms the perfect backdrop for the Champagne-toned zardosi work and golden ghungroos dotted across the top of the shoes. `2,500. At Shahpur Jat, New Delhi. Details: 011 49071202
Opt for the free-spirited look with this top from Chloe. Made from silk-crepon fabric, the high neck gives it a classy touch while the ruffles add a fun vibe. Team with
fitted black trousers for the office or blue denims for a casual lunch date. `2,27,406 (approximately) on matchesfashion.com
From indie label, Kinche comes this vintage jacket crafted in the traditional, Gujarati kediya style. Featuring Kantha embroidery, the bright yellow jacket is handmade by local artisans in Orissa and West Bengal. The tie-up detailing at the front, complete with tassels, adds to its appeal. `10,500.
Crafted from Mangrovia and Ayers Livrea leather, this clutch from Bottega Veneta is a fine way to take on the trend. Lined with soft leather in a matching yellow shade, the knotted clasp detail lends the accessory a funky edge. `1,27,810 approximately. At UB City, Vittal Mallya Road.
If there’s another trend that’s catching up it’s the cascading ruffles, and this number from designer Prabal Gurung has got that in spades. The tiered marigold gown is cheerful and bold thanks to sheer panels and a sexy neckline. Wear with statement teardrop earrings, we say. `3,15,096 (approximately) on
Play it bold
This bright skirt from Proenza Schouler makes for the ideal brunch outfit when paired with a plain, tucked-in top in a contrasting shade. The wrap around skirt is crafted from silk crepe and features a playful asymmetrical hemline. However, it’s the button detailing that sets it apart. `86,872 approximately on netaporter.com