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Duke

Duke

What: Autumn-winter ’19 collection of apparel and accessories for men, women and kids

USP: Inspired by the Europe, the assortment features prints, embellishments and check patterns, full of autumnal tones, textured fabrics and pops of colours. The range comprises woollens tops, sweaters, sweat shirts, jackets, thermals, track suits and footwear, the young hipsters along with heat retention sweaters, performance polos and bomber jackets. With full zip hoodies, crew necks, and pullover hoodie styles, the new fleece fabrication is soft and durable that revisits its strong heritage pieces with mixed media sweaters in a range of colours, focusing mainly on Earth tones, denim-inspired blues and greens. The palette also contains natural shades of brown and beige, as well as darker tones of gray and navy.

Price: Rs 849-4,999

Available: All stores of Duke, and online on dukeindia.com and leading e-commerce portals

About Duke: Launched in 1966, Ludhiana-based Duke Fashions (India) Ltd now has a pan-India presence. Equipped with a complete vertically integrated garments manufacturing plant, the brand’s marketing network comprises more than 4,000 MBOs and more than 360 EBS across major cities in India.

Clarks

Clarks

What: Footwear collection for women

USP: With the festival season around, the assortment comprises stilettos, block heels, boots, slip-ons and flats with colour palette ranging from nude to burgundy, champagne to silver to blue and rose gold to bronze.

Price: Rs 3,999 onwards

Available: All Clarks retail stores across India and online on clarks.in

About Clarks: The brand is a privately held footwear business which was set up in the UK by the Clark family in 1825. It develops and sells a wide range of footwear and accessories for men, women and children. The Clarks brand is renowned worldwide for quality and style with comfort.

Hidesign | Wild West

Hidesign | Wild West

What: Collection of bags, passport holders, belts and accessories for men and women

USP: Inspired by the legends of freedom and adventure, the unforgiving, lawless life of the cowboys in the Wild West of America, the range is designed by Dilip Kapur. The assortment comprises range of shoulder bags, cross body bags, sling bags, backpacks, wallets, briefcases, belts and for the first time ever - handcrafted leather jewellery such as bolo ties, earrings, bracelets and belts with jewelled buckles.

The entire range highlights exceptional handcraftsmanship through details such as gold rivets, brass buckles designed especially for this collection, weaving, patch work, quilted textures inspired from the boots and jackets of cowboys, guitar straps used as shoulder straps for bags, exciting pullers, sheriff badges used as hangers, hand padding and embossing, and distressed and aged leathers.

Price: Rs 1,595 onwards

Available: Hidesign stores across India and online on hidesign.com

About Hidesign: Founded in 1978 by Dilip Kapur, Hidesign is a lifestyle group. Hidesign’s portfolio includes a wide range of leather goods and fashion accessories. The brand runs 94 exclusive stores and a distribution network in 24 countries such as United States, United Kingdom, Australia, India, South Africa, Russia, UAE, Portugal and Kenya.

Crocs | Jibbitz

Crocs | Jibbitz

What: Footwear collection for men

USP: With an aim to reflect one’s personality and letting footsies do all the talking, the range is for sports fanatic, the voguish ones, emoticons to represent person’s moods, numerical, alphabets and more.

Price: Rs 199-299 (Rs 299 for merchandise collection), Rs 1,999-3,995 (for clogs)

Available: Online on shopcrocs.in

About Crocs: Crocs, Inc is a world leader in innovative casual footwear for women, men and children. Every pair of shoes within Crocs’ collection contains croslite material, a proprietary, moulded footwear technology, delivering extraordinary comfort with each step.

Jimmy Choo

Jimmy Choo

What: AW 19 collection of bags for women

USP: With the festival season around, the assortment comprises variety of bags in diverse designs and colour range.

Price: On request

Available: All stores of Jimmy Choo in India

About Jimmy Choo: British high fashion house, Jimmy Choo Plc, specialises in luxury shoes, handbags, accessories and fragrances since its inception in 1996 by couture shoe designer Jimmy Choo and Vogue accessories editor Tamara Mellon. The brand claims to have been a favourite of Diana, Princess of Wales.

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