India, July 9 -- Feathers made their presence felt like never before at the recently concluded Paris Couture Week. While model Kaia Gerber looked like a bird of paradise in a tuft-accented ensemble at French luxury fashion house Givenchy, Chanel sent out a halter noir creation that featured cascading feathers at the hem reflecting the couture house's signature savoir-faire.We also spotted plumage-centric ensembles on a slew of outfits at Zuhair Murad's runway show. At the home ground too, designers have had a penchant for including feathers. From film producer and interior designer Gauri Khan to Bollywood sensation Katrina Kaif, all have been spotted cutting a dash on the red carpets.

Designer Suneet Varma, who has toyed with plumes many t...