The Legacy of 18 years of great fashion continued this summer at Silhouettes 2015 – the Annual Graduating Fashion Show of B. D. Somani Institute of Art & Fashion Technology with an aim to celebrate and re-define the rich grandeur of textile heritage and dexterous crafts of our nation the magic of hand-spun treasures in fresh perspective of youthful zest. Each collection was a sincere tribute to significant craft sector across India. Keeping the authenticity of the textile, young designers had re-phrased some of the dying gems of our decorative crafts & loom legacy.
Mrs India 2015 – Queen of Substance Priyanka Khurana Goyal walked the ramp as a show stopper for celebrity designer Shraddha Vora. The outfit that Priyanka Khurana Goyal wore will be auctioned and the proceeds will be donated towards Nepal earthquake relief fund.
Joining this noble initiative Mrs India 2015 – Queen of Substance Priyanka says, “Once in a while, in the middle of an ordinary life, love and marriage gives us a fairy tale…. ‘ . These are my first thoughts after looking at Shraddha vora ‘ s this year wedding collection to make the brides look none less than fairies!! The splendid designs, fine cuts, rich embroidery and unique play of colors is a bride’s dream come true. It is so apparent after wearing and literally feeling her designs that a lot of heart has gone into making these wonderful pieces that brides can cherish for a lifetime !! All the best to Shraddha!” I am more so happy to associate with this event as my outfit will be auctioned and we will donate the proceeds towards the Nepal tragedy. My prayers and recovery wishes to all families in Nepal”
Fashion Designer Shraddha Vora is a B. D. Somani Institute of Art & Fashion Technology alumni. Her brand engages Eastern and Western cultures in all her exclusive trousseau pieces. Her play of fabric and unusual color sense makes each design a commercial masterpiece. Shraddha has bagged many awards for her designs that can be best described as ‘Fashion Fusion.’ Shraddha retails her ensemble under the fashion label ‘Saakshi’ at all the top fashion boutiques across India including her growing list of international clientele.
The event was graced by Chief guest being Ms. Kiran Gupta, IAS- Textile Commissioner Ministry of Textiles and Ms. Anju Modi , leading designer, and Honorary Fashion dignitaries and celebrity designers like Ms. S. Raj Thackeray, Ms. Shaina N.C. Actor Sharad Kelkar among others.