New Delhi, Saturday, September 30 2017: Indian federation for fashion for fashion development (IFFD) has announced its show schedule and designer line up for India Runway Week (IRW) Winter Festive 2017 which will kick off its Ninth edition from October 6-8, 2017 at DLF Place Saket, New Delhi.
This season, designers from a medley of time-honored, as well as neophyte designers from across the country will be seen at IRW W/F 2017, adding cultural significance and social responsibility to its roaster – not to mention, James Ferreira who will do the opening show and Bibi Russell, internationally acclaimed Bangladeshi fashion designer along with upto 40 designers will be showcasing through runway and exhibition, will add uninhibited glamour in an extravangza which comprises splendid shows on the ramp at the IRW W/F 2017.
With opening show of James Ferreira, India Runway Week welcomes Back designers such as Varija Bajaj, Bibi Russell, Kaaisha by Shalini, Nikheil & Rivendra, Miku Kumar, Neha & Shivangi, Jewellery designer Akassh K Aggarwal and Rajdeep Ranawat, who will once again show their highly anticipated forward season collections i.e. winter/feative 2017. And designers making their debut will include Niharika Pandey, Gazal Mishra, Sulakshna Jasra, Sangeeta & Swati, Sadan Pandey, Avrachic by Shalini, ethnic wear brand Shree, Kaynnat by Aanchal Sawhney, Isabis Couture by Parul M Dhawan, Kavita Agarwal, Sehrish Kabir, La-styliste by Purvi Roy, Paksh by Sudhir Nayak, Indian August and Priyal Bhardwaj along with 10 Newgen designers, making this season sensational and present their Winter Festive collection to influential press, buyers and industry delegates.
Kiran Kheva, Fashion Director, India Runway Week told “Every Season the India Runway Week line-up changes as designers evaluate their marketing strategies and how showing at IRW fits with their business objectives, so it’s great to have some of the better-known designers back. It shows the industry is strong and united and that’s the sense we’re getting this season, a renewed confidence from designers and industry as a whole.”
India Runway Week kicks off a busy schedule of forward season designer shows running from friday, october 6, 2017 to Sunday, October 8, 2017. Fashion lovers have plenty of opportunities to be a part of the event.
About India Runway Week: India Runway Week is among the top three fashion week platform of India and it’s a biannual trade event which is held especially for young emerging fashion designers in New Delhi, India with Summer Edition and Winter Festive edition in a year and Indian Federation for Fashion Development (IFFD) detemined the dates. In 2013 The Indian Federation for Fashion Development (IFFD) understood the need to promote young breed of indian designer so that they can get recognition and generate business for themselves, IFFD established one of its own kind fashion trade event which completely at par with any fashion week around the globe. India Runway Week has been seen as the first fashion week compeletely focusing on young designers in India.