Looking to the Industrial Revolution for inspiration, Sachin and Babi Ahluwalia interpreted the era subtly with predominantly steel and coal hues, mannish pinstripes and a fanciful confetti print that was a nod to paper manufacturing and looked particularly fetching on a lantern-shape miniskirt. Leather continued to play a key role, here used for a woven latticelike skirt and the strapless top of a tea-length party dress, while lush floral prints were appliquéd onto sweatshirts to cool and crafty effect.

Looking to the Industrial Revolution for inspiration, Sachin and Babi Ahluwalia interpreted the era subtly with predominantly steel and coal hues, mannish pinstripes and a fanciful confetti print that was a nod to paper manufacturing and looked particularly fetching on a lantern-shape miniskirt. Leather continued to play a key role, here used for a woven latticelike skirt and the strapless top of a tea-length party dress, while lush floral prints were appliquéd onto sweatshirts to cool and crafty effect.

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