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Battle of the Basic Black.

The Lakmé Fashion Week post party was heavily attended by celebs clad in basic black. As always, Parameshwar Godrej managed to frighten all (think of the children, Madam G!) in a skin tight creation that is in all likelihood a Hervé Léger (knowing as we do her absurd penchant for HL). I think it's time to be blunt. As a rule, Madam G, if you have to be poured into the dress, you are probably too old to be wearing it and you should just pass it on to the likes of Piggy Chops.Photo Source.
Karishma Tanna failed to impress in her little black ... onsie(?!). Raveena trotted out her standard uniform of black pants + tunic, only this time, she traded in the satin finish for matte and the sparkly sandals for her fave Nine West pair. Designer Babita Malkani seems to have taken a tip from Raveena by arriving in her own black pants + tunic combo. Granted it's a little more visually interesting than Raveena's straight all-black look, but the satin tunic is not at all flattering on her shape. Yeesh. I'd expect a designer to be familiar with the figure flattery concept.Photo Source.Photo Source.Photo Source.
While Sridevi certainly looked lovely in her very polished way, I have to say, her outfit choice was snoozeworthy. While you can't really go wrong with a LBD, the velvet bow seems out of place.I will give her kudos for choosing a very flattering sheath with the perfect length to show off those toned gams. I just wish she'd added a spot of color though.Photo Source.
In the sea of basic black, I think Twinkle came out miles ahead for taking some risks with that major gold hardware paired over a simple black top and dark denims, which she accented with a hardcore clutch. It was fashion week after all, so let's applaud Twinkle for not playing it too safe, and being gutsy enough to stand out in the crowd!Photo Source.


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