Lakmé Fashion Week’s Summer Resort 2017 is just ‘round the corner. Sumita Chakraborty tells you why you should not miss this amazing event that’s happening from February 1-5, 2017.
Oh yes, ‘tis the season for high fashion. It’s the time to kick-start Lakmé Fashion Week’s Summer Resort 2017 in association with AJIO.com. This is the 18th year and this time, get geared to see spectacular shows, designers and creative concepts. This stellar event is going to be held at the incredible JioGarden at BKC, Mumbai.
Lakmé Fashion Week has seen amazing designers including Payal Singhal, Shane Peacock, Anita Dongre, Falguni, Aneeth Arora, Tarun Tahiliani, Rajesh Pratap Singh, Monisha Jaising, Ritu Kumar, Narendra Kumar, Abraham & Thakore, amongst others in the past many years. These high powered designers and much more will again be displaying their collection from February 1-5 2017 at an all new venue – JioGarden, Mumbai.
This season gets ready to spot fresher faces including Anjali Lama, Nepal’s first transgender model.
The first gender neutral model, Petr Nitka, will also be walking the ramp.
Supermodel Varsha Thapa will also be at the spectacular show.
Makeup ace Donald Simrock will be back doing the makeup.
Get Ready For
The amazing Lakmé Grand Finale will see Anita Dongre, one of India’s best-known prêt-à-porter designers, presenting her couture collection that fuses a variety of chic silhouettes, styles and designs. Her collection will be inspired by Lakmé’s beauty statement for the season – ‘Liquid Gold’.
The opening show will see an amazing fashion show on the Costa neoClassica cruise by acclaimed designer Monisha Jaising. She will be showcasing her Summer/Resort ’17 collection that gives a sense of drama, glitz, ultra-glam outfits that emphasise sharp angles and play with varying tones throughout the collection.
On February 2, 2017, Mandeep Nagi, Design Director of Shades of India, showcases her summer collection with girls from Kranti modelling the clothes. Kranti, the Mumbai-based NGO, has won international recognition for rehabilitating girls from the red light area.
Purnima Lamba – Head of Innovation at Lakmé say, “Inspired by the Gold of Argon Oil, we present Lakme’s resplendent new make-up statement for 2017. “Liquid Gold” will find expression in the new range of lipsticks to be launched in March – the Lakmé Absolute Argon Oil Lip Colour, that blends rich colour with nourishment. Anita Dongre was an organic choice to bring to life the Liquid Gold statement through her intricate design. We welcome her to her first LFW finale.”
Jaspreet Chandok, Head-Fashion at IMG Reliance said, “It is our endeavour to make each season of Lakmé Fashion Week stand apart in setting new trends in fashion. The event continues to innovate with an exciting mix of new talent, inclusive in fashion, focus on sustainability and showcases from some of the premier designers in the country.”
Vineeth Nair, CEO – AJIO.com said, “AJIO.com is excited about this journey with Lakme Fashion Week and proud to present fashion enthusiasts with an exciting, new opportunity to experience curated and path-breaking fashion through the eyes of India’s leading style and trendsetters.”
With this exciting line-up, don’t miss this colourful medley of fashion and style at the Lakmé Fashion Week Summer/Resort 2017, Watch out for this space for the actual day to day report. You just need to wait for a little longer to get your hands on the latest Lakme products at the most affordable prices by making use of the incredible Lakme offers.