PHOTO Gallery – #INDIA RUNWAY WEEK WINTER-FESTIVE – 20th,19th SEPTEMBER 2014
DAY- 1 (20th SEPTEMBER 2014)
INDIA RUNWAY WEEK (IRW) is a unique platform for the new comers/ budding/ gen-next designers to showcase their talent. The opening of the of the third youngest fashion trade event by Indian Federation For Fashion Development, ‘India Runway Week Winter/ Festive Edition2014’ commenced with the collection of Dolly J and Kirti Rathore whose creative embroideries and sophisticated designs compliment today’s modern and strong women. To represent Dolly J’s collection Laxmi Shah- the acid attack victim who has also been nominated for the prestigious International Women of courage award walked as a show-stopper.
Bollywood actors Randeep Hooda and Ameesha Patel joined by Jhalak Dikhla Jaa host and actor Manish Paul were seen on stage when they walked for designer Kirti Rathore. It was followed by designs showcased by W for Women – a fashion label adding a personal meaning to the definition of women’s fashion. The collection was colorful, textured, finely detailed and comfortable clothing.
Followed by this was the collection in grandeur royal lehengas, outfits and floor length gowns by Rosy Ahluwalia. She used zardozi, swaroski and Zariwork to give a glistering look to her entire collection. Next lined up were the designs by Kavita Gogna and Aarti Tripathi whopresented Indian wear collection dominated by pastel shades giving it a traditional yet modernized twist.
The concluding show of day one was the most stunning bridal jewelery by Akassh K Aggarwal.
DAY- 2 (19th SEPTEMBER 2014)
INDIA RUNWAY WEEK (IRW) is a unique platform for the new comers/ budding/ gen-next designers to showcase their talent. Day 2 Began with the show by Megha Kumari and Jigar Mali. The Duo’s designs were inspired by the motif and huge manmade structures, where they used polyester, tule and net for the creations. Their show was followed by Tanya Pandey with her collection of cocktail gowns in the Pastels and Nudes.
Third collection of the show was presented by designers Rashi Kapoor with her specialising in Indo-western designs for the ramp. The collection was dominated by Bright colours in fabrics like georgette, net, Brocade and Embellishments added brightness to the range. After the bling added by Rashi Kapoor, Fahd Khatri showcased his Men’s range withj ethnic Jackets and the stylish attire using Brocades, satins and cottons.
The first show of the day was concluded by the collection by Anupam Kalra.
Indulgence by Duo Designers Cheena and Shirin Singh gave a start to the second show of Day 2 with the showstopper – Miss India 2013 – Sristi Rana. The duo showcased their collection of Cocktail and Ethnic wear with colours like Nudes, Blues and shades of Red.Sandeep Singh and Pummy Bhatia showcased their collection of ethnic collection with a bit of concentrated on doriwork, pearls, beads and crushed silk with showstopper Mugdha Godse. Whereas Indrani Chowdhury with her collection of Linen, Crisp cotton and Khakis presented with a twist of prints and digital work. Show 2 of Day 2 came to an end with the mesmerising collection of Ashfaque Ahmead show casing his collection in Golds and Reds.
The third show of the day started with flowy designs in dresses by Roli and Saurabh Khandelwal who showcased their collection in basic Satins. Followed by the duo, Kshitija Rana came with her collection of blend rich fashion and royalty, servicing exclusive designer-wear for Indian Brides and Weddings. The vision of the designer is to bring to its customers an exclusive glamorous collection of Lehengas, Sarees and Salwar Suits in premium quality fabric and finest designs; handcrafted by skilled craftsmen. The show came to an end with the AUM by Nishu j.
Day two concluded with Raas collection by Akanksha & Dhruv with the beautiful collection of Ethinc Wedding Wear followed with the final show of the evening and the day by Stylion by Manish Guptaa showcasing his edgy Men’s wear collection with shades of grey and black.