With an aim to celebrate and pay a tribute to Indian textiles and crafts, the Indian Textile Day has been a dedicated feature at The Lakme Fashion Week.
A total of ninety eight designers which include Masaba Gupta, Neeta Lulla, Tarun Tahiliani, Anju Modi, Shehlaa Khan, Rahul Mishra and Anita Dongre will be a part of The Lakme Fashion Week Summer-Resort 2014, that’s all set to begin on March 11, 2014.
London based accessory designer Mawi Keivom, will make her debut at the The Lakme Fashion Week, by putting together a show titled Indian Odyssey, sharing the ramp with designer Gaurav Gupta.
“I am excited that I got a chance to showcase my collection. I am nervous as it’s for the first time I will present my collection on a big platforms like The Lakme Fashion Week here. We will have light regular saris and go with summery colors,” stated an excited Mandira Bedi.
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Purnima Lamba, Head Of Innovations At Lakme said, “We have a mix of newcomers and established designers. This season we are infusing magic of color and light with Lakme Absolute Color Illusion range that spells mystery with stroke of metallic shades. We are planning something big and different for the Finale.”
“Today Indian fashion is center stage and going global with Indian ensembles catching the attention of fashionistas around the world. The DHL Exported programme is a further impetus to support the needs of fashion professionals and foster the designers’ brands in new markets by enabling them to debut their collection on the runway in New York, London, Milan or Tokyo”, said Mr. Sandeep Juneja, Vice President, Sales And Marketing, DHL Express India.
Bollywood’s favourite designer Manish Malhotra will open the five-day fashion extravaganza, while Rajesh Pratap Singh will present his collection as the grand finale designer.
The fashion extravaganza will be held between March 12, 2104 and March 16, 2014.[/tps_footer]