Madhur Tankha

NEW DELHI: The formidable designer duo of Varun Chabbra and his wife Nina will give prospective brides and grooms in the Capital a chance to see their designer wedding collection "Husn - e - Haute" at Hotel Intercontinental here on Thursday.

The traditional collection of Varun has harmoniously blended with the contemporary cuts of Nina to showcase an impressive range of wedding apparels. For the first time, Nina and Varun will showcase gowns for pre-wedding functions of a traditional Indian marriage keeping in mind that today's women like to wear something contemporary and leave the exquisite lehanga for D-day.

The designer duo has laid out an exquisite set of designs that draw inspiration from intricate imperial costumes. Ranging from traditional lehengas and saris to suits and authentically styled sherwanis for men, the collection highlights heavily crafted embroidery and embellished art works.

An extravagant collection to choose from, the duo's alluring presentation will give buyers an option to choose not only from a collection of sparkling lehangas but also from a wide range of wedding apparels. From sagai to mehendi, sangeet to haldia, "Husn - e - Haute" will lay out a splendid range of apparels fit for every event down the wedding trail, marked by an exclusive set of lehengas ordained for the auspicious day.

A luxurious blend of exclusive style and richness, the costumes will be showcased by stunning models from Mumbai and Delhi who will sashay down the ramp. The designer wedding collection 2006 will be available exclusively at CTC Plaza.