This is an intriguing saree; this fabric is not something that is commonly seen in a saree; but as a runway project, it works rather well.
This is from the Army Institute of Fashion and Design in Banglore.
Just in case you haven’t heard of AIFD; here is a blurb.
The aim of establishing Army Institute of Fashion & Design (AIFD) is to make available an alternative technical education for children of Army personnel, serving and retired, so as to make them qualified Fashion Designers, Garment Technologists, Textile Designers, Apparel Marketing professionals or become entrepreneurs.
AIFD has entered into strategic MOU’s with Technology partners like Hewlett Packard, IIGM (the total sewing solutions company), Gerber Technology, who are industry leaders in their respective product categories. The advisory board consists of reputed designers, industry experts and consultants.