7 April 2017
‘Global Fashion – Lifestyle & Home Décor Exhibition’ which is displaying designer collections of Pakistani & Thai designers apart from a bevy of Indian designers has started in style at Kisan Bhawan, Sec 35, Chandigarh. The Exhibition which will be on till April 10, saw a stylish fashion show organized on its opening day, which gave a platform to budding designers to display their designer dresses. The prominent face of Fashion Industry and famous choreographer Ms. Neelam Garg choreographed the show. The 4-day showcase of latest fashion trends in apparel, accessories, home décor etc offers choicest collections. There are Exhibitors from Afghanistan too.
The Exhibition ‘Global Fashion’ is the brainchild of three women entrepreneurs – Amanpreet Kaur, Mitali & Ronika, who under the banner of ‘PlanningGurus by Suhanee’ have created this showcase. “The unique aspect of the Exhibition certainly is the display from Pakistan. We have tried to make the Exhibition culturally rich & are providing a Food Court from Pakistan, which is offering mouthwatering delicacies from across the border. There is a stall that has Thai Ice Creams too.” Said Amanpreet, one of the Organiser’s.
The designers from India are quite a draw. “While creative fashion designers have been brought from tricity, the region & other parts of India, Pali Waraich who specialises in Crochet — an ancient art which can add sophistication & elegance to any dress, & is a celebrity designer is a major attraction. She has designed for actresses like Kajol, Lara Dutta, Farida Jalal etc & works for uplift of poor & destitute women in the slums of Mumbai.” Adds Mitali another Organiser-Cum- Fashion-Designer, who herself is showcasing her designer wear.
The Pakistani, Thai & Afghan showcase is the centre of attraction at ‘Global Fashion’. Exhibitors like Hamza, HMY & Sumama Enterprises have brought latest Pakistani Fashion for the benefit of tricity fashionistas. Thailand is represented by Western Wear specialist Thai Western, & beautiful Thai Silk is displayed by Anong Thai Silk & enticing accessories by Anong Fashion Accessories. The Pakistani Food Court being operated by a Chef from Pakistan under the banner of Saeed Enterprises. There are dry fruits from Afghanistan’s Kabul brought by an Afghan trader. The Indian Fashion Designers are represented by traditional Indian embroidery experts. Lucknow’s Chikan is showcased at Nazrana. Punjab’s famed Phulkari is displayed by Fashion designer Supriti. There is a full scale studio exhibiting designer Khadi apparel, Designer Suits by label Naari design Studio are inviting, La Stellar Couture by Pooja Kundra & Neha Negi has designer wear for summers. Stylish Night suits are available in Fab Poppy.
Accessories are also available. Moladz is specializing in Ladies Footwear; jewellery by P S Jewels has been brought by designer Sakshi. There is much more. The Home Décor section is quite elaborate. Smiling Walls has an array of beautiful Hand Made Paintings. Colourful bed-sheets are there for bedrooms these & many other home décor products have been brought by ‘Me & You’.
“The Exhibition has a good variety. It offers one a chance to shop for Pakistani designer wear sitting in Chandigarh. Creative Traders should be allowed to project their craft as this is best for economies of both countries. All in all, our entire exhibition will give you a good shopping experience.” Said Ronika, the third Organiser.
So book your date with the mega lifestyle exhibition in town—‘Global Fashion ‘, on at Kisan Bhawan, Sec 35, Chandigarh till April 10.