Introducing Traces of summer, collection 2016 in off whites. Seaming stories of traditional Art of Ikat into contemporary fashion. Intricately designed and carefully stitched for a fit that suits you. Traces of summer brings to you a variety of forms that you can float in this summer and beyond. From Shirt dresses to shifts and kaftans to kimonos, we blend our design aesthetics into everyday fashion. Our collection of whites is made not only to speak of our stories but is also made to adapt to the new meaning you add on when you wear it in your fashion.
Kolkata, located on the east bank of the Hooghly river, is the principal cultural and educational centre of India. Kolkata is known for its literary, artistic, and revolutionary heritage. It was the birthplace of modern Indian literary and artistic thought. Kolkata has been called the "City of Furious, Creative Energy" as well as the "cultural capital of India". Amidst this nostalgia and the ambience of the Cultural heritage came up The India Story- A curate showcase, bringing together the very best of what contemporary Indian design aesthetics and practices have to offer to Kolkata.
Translate is at the show with the best of Ikats in classic design and contemporary silhouette. Come and discover the unwavering pursuit of the creation of basic, timeless and classic pieces with luxurious textiles and impeccable cuts.
At The India Story, Translate offers a range of separates ranging from Dresses, Jackets, Kurtas, Tops, and kimonos, Skirts and Bottoms. Also exhibiting is an exquisite range of cotton and silk saris which are a treasure and must-buy for any bridal trousseau. The accessory range of translate includes stoles, scarves and bags made using finest genuine leather and Ikat textiles.
The textiles used are light weight cottons in indigo, black, white, grey, green and red colors. The collection is inspired from the traditional Ikats, beautifully fusing hand-woven traditional design of Ikat with popular uber-urban trends that makes for irresistible wardrobe essentials.
The exhibition is on from 30th Oct to 1st Nov’ 2015 at Swabhumi, the Heritage Plaza, opposite Hyatt Regency, Kolkata. There will be live bands, art installation, craft workshops, great food, and beautiful ambience. Come and say hello.
Design One is a two day shopping extravaganza that acknowledges the extraordinary talent that resides in creative designers across the country. From the annual fund-raising initiatives of Sahachari Foundation, the 'Design One' exhibitions are the most widely publicized and high-profile events.The exhibitions offer an eclectic product mix of fashion-wear, couture accessories, home-decor and more.Visit the TRANSLATE – HANDWOVEN IKAT stall to shop exclusive Ikat collections that are totally unique and experience the extravaganza around you.This two day event happening on 22nd Sep'15 -23rd Sep '15, DOME@NSCI, SVP stadium, Worli, Mumbai from 11:00 am – 8:00 pm.
Translate introduces “Anthology of Green – Wear your natural instinct”, its hand woven ikat collection plunged in a rejuvenating palette of green. Green is the colour of growth and vitality, it bring us closer to our roots and strengthen us from within. Green has a close association with nature; it evokes a nurturing instinct among us. This collection is an ode to the communion of an individual with their natural surroundings.
What better timing than monsoon to introduce this collection when the nature is at its pinnacle of glory, the entire surrounding seems to have gone under a process of metamorphosis. It converts land into splendour and serenity. Monsoon instills the place with greenery, air freshens and dormancy is abandoned. Not only have the verdant leaves spruces up from the lifeless trees but also humans learn purity, patience and selflessness.
Anthology of Green houses classic garments that Translate has sworn by to retain its uniqueness. The collection ranges from tops, dresses, kimonos and kurtas in a relaxed and easy going silhouette as always. The fabric has been very skilfully dyed and woven by the dedicated weavers and converted into wearable pieces by the designers. A double ikat inverted box pleat kurta, elegant and chic drawstring dress with extending hemline or a bell sleeved kimono you name it and the green ikat collection has it on their plate to offer you. The box fit silhouette is the USP of the brand Translate and it patronizes it in all their collections. It has been specially designed to ornate the body structure of majority of Indian women.
The easy going silhouette of the garments and simple breathable hand woven fabric makes it ideal put on for any day to day or relaxed occasion.
Anthology of Green collection is in stores at Translate Delhi and Hyderabad stores. Do drop in to take a plunge in the palette of green.