What happens when the top international trends meet desi textiles and silhouettes? The kurta becomes a tunic, dupatta becomes a stole, and the salwar becomes a pair of trousers. Following in the footsteps of food and music, fashion designers have combined Indian heritage with western influences for a modern, avant garde feel. The lines between the traditional and modern are getting blurred with trends from the past becoming the USP of the present. And the East which has always been considered exotic and traditional is catching everyone’s fancy and being merged with Western patterns as much as possible!