CUTTING ON SQUARES
The Holiday Inn, Allure, Ahmedabad.
Using Indian geometry and the basic square shape, the Wendell Rodricks Spring/Summer ’99 collection in cotton & linen extends the designers concept that flat shapes can drape on the human form. Pure white, paperfeel cotton, soft ivory viscose, a range of pastels and citrus brights colour the collection. A line of shoulder twists in fine cotton mul are introduced. The collection was later retailed at Goa , Mumbai , Delhi and Bangalore.
IN MID AIR
Gravity Zone, Anjuna, Goa.
At South East Asia’s premier bungee jumping site, Wendell Rodricks presented a sensational colour palette of bright, textured and pleated fabrics, to present a new look for the millennium. All forty garments had a distinct new innovation in couture and were presented in COUTURE style on ramp and with models jumping off the tower. The bride in a trailing chiffon ensemble aptly titled “Apsara” flow off the bungee tower to the delight of the audience.