FDCI X Lakme Fashion Week to take place in October | Way of life
New Delhi: Reunited again after a successful season in March, Lakme, the Fashion Design Council of India and RISE Worldwide are all set to jointly present a phygital edition of FDCI X Lakme Fashion Week with digital and field shows the month next.
The phygital event embodies the excellence of the Indian fashion industry and promotes an era of reflection leading to collaborations between leaders in the field. The soon to be released program will feature the best of curatorial and designers from Delhi, Mumbai and across India.
The coming season will feature a host of new emerging talent and the biggest and most established names in the industry, setting an unrivaled benchmark for innovation, sustainability and creativity.
Sunil Sethi, President of FDCI, commented: “The Fashion Design Council of India has worked tirelessly for decades to bring the design industry to the fore and leave a global footprint. Our partnership with Lakme Fashion Week to present a common program this season as well, has blurred geographic boundaries and will help take a more holistic view of the Indian fashion industry. It also allows both FDCI and LFW to offer the best and achieve in all its forms, whether creative or commercial.
Sumati Mattu, Head of Innovations at Lakme, said: “Lakme spearheaded the creation of Fashion Week India decades ago with the idea of leading the twin worlds of fashion and beauty for the discerning Indian consumer. . Since the start of Lakme Fashion Week. , our attempt has been to inspire thought leadership while stimulating the interests and expansion of the Indian fashion industry and providing a stage for new design talent in the country. Our continued collaboration with FDCI to present a common timeline, creates more opportunities for the industry to thrive and attract more new talent to the industry. We stay true to the pillars of Lakme Fashion Week of discoverability, durability and ease of talk as we present the best of Indian fashion and beauty this season to a global audience.
Jaspreet Chandok, Head of RISE Fashion and Lifestyle, said: “With Lakme Fashion Week, the idea has always been to help designers grow their business. With our renewed collaboration with FDCI, we are excited and ready to present another season of exceptional ideas and designers. . This time around, our collective strength of a buyer as well as the consumer side will help elevate business for the design industry and set new benchmarks in beauty and fashion. “
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