Fashion extravaganza at the ‘Make in India’ week

Make in India

Popular fashion designers like Sabyasachi, Rohit Bal, Rohit Gandhi among others will present their collection at the ‘Make In India’ week which will start from February 13th.

The Department of Industrial Policy and Promotion (DIPP), Ministry of Commerce and Industry, in collaboration with the Fashion Design Council of India (FDCI) will host ‘Weaves of Banaras’ show as part of the event.

FDCI has roped in 12 desingers, including Sabyasachi, Rahul Khanna, Rajesh Pratap Singh, Namrata Joshipura, JJ Valaya, Ashish Soni, Arjun Saluja, Anju Modi, Anita Dongre, Abraham & Thakore and Abhishek Gupta.

“We are glad to announce the impressive list of 1 designers for ‘Weaves of Banaras’ who will narrate a story through the use of ingenious silhouettes which bring alive echoes of the past while giving it a modern twist,” FDCI president Sunil Sethi said in a statement.

Braided with the woven wonders that the holy city is known for, the designers will also incorporate Banaras in their style repertoire.

“In Banaras, the master craftsmen weave magic and create the most exquisite pieces using Indian colours and design. Weavesof Banaras is once in a lifetime show bringing together India’s finest contemporary designers highlighting its traditional strengths,” said DIPP Secretary Amitabh Kant.

The show will be held in Mumbai on February 14th.

(With Inputs From PTI)



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