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Divas in Demi Couture Defined Karleo’s Festive Preview at the Olive Canvas With Ranjit Rodricks

Karan Berry & Leon Vaz of Karleo presented their festive collection 2017 at The Olive Canvas with Ranjit Rodricks in Mumbai, earlier this week.

Leon & Karan of Karleo with their models
Leon & Karan of Karleo with their models

Couture, glamour and cocktail chatter was in the air as designers Karan Berry and Leon Vaz of Karleo previewed a selection of demi-couture gowns and dresses that epitomised magnificence and grandeur at the monthly Olive Canvas with Ranjit Rodricks at Olive Bar & Kitchen in Mumbai.

The maverick duo focused on showcasing a selection of evening wear, bridal ensembles, and accessories.

With the festive season around the corner, Karleo’s mesmerising bridal collection – titled ‘Garden of Eden’ – promises to make special occasions magical and extremely beautiful. Their label is best-known for combining the rich aesthetics of Indian culture with a western approach to design.

Waluscha DeSouza is the celebrity muse for Karleo
Waluscha DeSouza is the celebrity muse for Karleo
Waluscha DeSouza is the celebrity muse for Karleo
Waluscha DeSouza is the celebrity muse for Karleo

The high point of the event was Karleo’s muse outfit worn by supermodel and actor, Waluscha DeSouza. It was a frosted jewelled bodice over a satin faced organza striped skirt.

Models Naveli Deshmukh, Apeksha Porwal, Shannon Gonsalves and Srishti Vyakaranam also wore statement gowns from the demi-couture collection.

Models in creations by Karleo
Models in creations by Karleo

Among the celebrities in attendance for the preview night were Candice Pinto, Suchitra Pillai, Mandana Karimi, Deepti Gujral, Asif Azim, Ira Dubey amongst others. The event was directed and co-hosted by fashion choreographer and entrepreneur, Shamita Singha.

Guests were seen appreciating the high-fashion pieces created by the designer-duo over SKYY Vodka cocktails, courtesy of our partners Aspri Spirits Pvt Ltd , fine wine courtesy of Wine Park and gourmet delicacies courtesy of Olive Bar & Kitchen.

Drew Neal and Candice Pinto
Drew Neal and Candice Pinto
Marcellus Baptista and Sweta Mohanty
Marcellus Baptista and Sweta Mohanty
Ranjit Rodricks & Mandana Karimi
Ranjit Rodricks & Mandana Karimi
Shamita Singha and Asif Azim
Shamita Singha and Asif Azim

Ranjit Rodricks is leading and well-known fashion editor who has not only lived, loved and breathed style for over two decades but has also worked closely with the best in the fashion business.