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Mumbai based designer duo, Falguni and Shane Peacock’s flagship store has FINALLY made a swanky appearance in the city and our OTT selves are swooning!

The 5,000 sq. ft. ritzy store welcomed the customers with the brand’s iconic “Au Revoir Phool Mahal” summer collection and their over-the-top beaded and sequinned clothes are a sight to behold! We’ve seen these dreamy apparels only on runways and on celebrities like Beyonce, Nicki Minaj, Lady Gaga, Britney Spears and Katy Perry among others. Imagine our awe and curiosity, witnessing the designer collections for real- feeling the materials and running our hands over the textures and patterns to embrace the reality. The lustrous crystals and sweeping silhouettes propelled out attention to the details and we’re clean-bowled; frantically checking our bank balances like never before!

About the Store-

The store has a minimal and bright interiors complete with chandeliers, pastel hues, and draped vines to add a contemporary-chic vibe. A few of the pieces have been placed on round podium-like structures, giving the shoppers an overall view of the aesthetic yet glamorous couture. This flagship outlet is the one-stop destination for the bride and the entire bridal party so if you’re planning a big fat Indian wedding, head over! The store has opened it doors for women searching for lehengas, anarkalis, gowns, hybrid sari-gowns, gowns to western silhouettes- anything and everything women need to to be the talk of the town!

The Falguni and Shane Peacock label creates blingy wedding-ready pieces with elaborate embellishments like feathers, beads, sequins and bold prints which makes their design sui generis! There are two consultation areas where brides can stand on the princessy pedestals and wait for the family and BFFs to give their opinions on the looks.The three mirrors are placed strategically to give the shopper a perspective from both sides as well- that’s all we need when shopping for D-day!

Falguni and Shane have also introduced their most-awaited line of menswear in a niche and they already have shoes available at the store. The DLF Emporio outlet will move into just prêt-o-porter while this will be their couture space.

So the sangeet playlists, venue, make-up artists and the clothes are decided; where’s the dulha at?

Location: Falguni Shane Peacock, Ambawatta One, Seth Sarai, Mehrauli

Timings: 11 am - 8 pm (Closed on Sundays)

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