Art Deco: Casual and Evening Wear

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Art Deco dresses are the ones which have geometric designs, bold colours and lavish ornamentation. This style first made its appearance in France, after World War I, but lost their charm post World War II.

Source: Leon Bakst, Fantasy on modern costume, 1912 – theredlist.fr, Gucci – Vintage, Gutenberg.org,

Having said that, we saw it make a come back with the release of the movie “The Great Gatsby” and also a lot of celebs adorned dresses during the Oscars and Golden Globe Red carpet.

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I love this trend for its geometrical designs. The ‘Casual – Art Deco’ would include only the panelling and not much of sequins or embroidery.
Art deco dress, Armani, Gucci, Bottega Veneta
Source: Emporio Armani, Gucci, Bottega Veneta
For a change I din’t style myself, instead Nam was willing to dress up, who also is of a ‘Petite Pear’ body type.
Casual evening wear for women, Casual street style for women in India, How to wear Art Deco Maxi,
Photo Credits: Aditya Kavoor

 

For a Casual morning look it was styled with a black saddle bag and black oxford shoes.
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Photo Credits: Aditya Kavoor

For an evening look, it was accessorised with a clutch, a bracelet in copper and a pair of nude pumps.
Casual evening wear for women, Casual street style for women in India, How to wear Art Deco Maxi,
Photo Credits: Aditya Kavoor

 

Casual evening wear for women, Casual street style for women in India, How to wear Art Deco Maxi,

Photo Credits: Aditya KavoorDo you like ‘Art Deco’ inspired dresses? Do leave me your comments.xoxo

 

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21 Replies to “Art Deco: Casual and Evening Wear”

  1. These dresses are all so beautiful! And yours is amazing, you look perfect!
    giglove!

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  2. You look great. Im loving geometrical designs as well but Im a little afraid to start wearing them! I usually dress casual and very plain..

  3. the dresses you choose are amazing. All that gold and geometrical prints are really inspiring.
    happy end of the year
    mari

  4. Yay! Art deco dresses are so beautiful, and probably one of my very favorite trends 🙂 Great post!

  5. Those dresses are gorgeous! I really love the dress the you ended up wearing, very pretty!!! gig

  6. I quite like geometric designs..I just love the golden gown.. and your friend looks absolutely gorgeous!

  7. Love your style! Looks so gorgeousss <3 Too bad I don't have any geometrical design dresses 🙁

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