Today’s the big day and LFW, in its fifteenth avatar, finally kicks off today with Sabyasachi’s show. Continuing our Part I series, here’s the second half of all the LFW lingo you need to know…

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N is for Nikhil Thampi

The fab Nikhil Thampi wooed us with his rose gold roses the last time around. Sleek silhouettes, gorgeous details and one too many fans, we can’t wait to see what he has in store this time around.

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O is for Ombre

The hottest trend this season whether it’s hair or clothes, we’re expecting to see this print adorn all the staples - shirts, trousers and scarves – in the brightest hues that too!

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P is for Pankaj & Nidhi

The artisans are back after a break and they’re going to be giving us a giant helping of intricate embroidery enough to last us the whole year.

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Q is for Quirk box

Is there anyone, anyone who doesn’t know about Quirk Box yet?

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R is for Ridhi Mehra

Three words – Desi crop tops.

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S is for Sculpt

Lakmé’s fantastic new range of lipsticks – Sculpt – for that super HD look and a pronounced pout.

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T is for Top Knot

With fashion getting bolder this year, the top knots make it one of our predictions for most popular hair trends on the ramp this year.

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U is for Urvashi Joneja

Back after LFW Summer Resort 2014, Urvashi’s super print play and street-style worthy collections get two thumbs up from us.

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V is for Verb by Pallavi Singhee

Accentuated drapes, stripes and two-toned couture define Verb.

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W is for Wendell Rodricks

Our absolute favourite Wendell Rodricks absolutely deserved the award he was bestowed with last year and obviously makes it to one of the most anticipated shows of the season.

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X is for X-ray fabrics

Sheer fabrics with a translucent effect! Sounds like a dream lehenga to us!

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Yogesh Chaudhary

If florals and sunflowers are your thing, this guy’s collection last year was made for you. Can’t wait to see what he plays around with this time.

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It’s a given in bridal wear, but how about some really zardosi miniskirts, huh?