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Day 1’s finale was presented by acclaimed couturier Maria B who presented her Spring/Summer collection for PFDC Sunsilk Fashion Week 2013 titled ‘The Sunshine Collection’ inspired by happiness, joy, innocence and youth. The color palette featured bright candy colors in hues of corals, pinks, tangerine with hints of aqua marine and lemon yellows which had been used to come out with a clean silhouette combined with flattering volumes. The emphasis was on bold prints and asymmetric, modern patterns that formed the soul of the collection had been designed using pure cottons, Khaddars and hand printed silks and hints of embellishments and high – impact wearable accessories. Check Maria B collection images from the ramp of PSFW 2013 below.
Maria B Collection at PFDC Sunsilk Fashion Week 2013 Day 1 (Pictures)
Following Akif’s presentation was renowned designer Sania Maskatiya’s ‘Ahgaaz’ Resort 2013 collection at the first day of PFDC Sunsilk Fashion Week 2013. Inspired by the craft and motifs of 19th century Persian, Middle Eastern, Hispanic and Italian Renaissance ceramics and tiles. Blending powerful images of dragons, serpents and birds with bold geometric’s and floral’s into the warmth of rich hues and calm pastels, entering a garden of dreams and perilous new beginnings. Using a variety of fabrics such as raw silks, crepes, chiffon’s and shamoses, embroidered and digitally printed fabrics and screen prints with contemporary structured silhouettes, the collection sought to excite your senses as you entered the garden of new beginnings. Musician Kiran Chaudhry walked the ramp as Sania Maskatiya’s show stopper. Check out Sania Maskatiya’s Collection images from the ramp of PSFW 2013 below.
Sania Maskatiya’s Collection at PFDC Sunsilk Fashion Week 2013 Day 1
Following Tapu’s presentation, on the 1st day of PFDC Sunsilk Fashion Week 2013, Misha Lakhani presented her collection titled ‘Configurations’ – a collection which embraced women feeling feminine and having fun with prints, colors and fluidity. Configurations experimented with the sensual drape of the sari and Mughal era geometric configurations derived from domed ceilings with repeated blossoms set within cut-work, applique, digital textile printing and couture accents of embroidery that all come together to create a collection that is local yet global all at once. The collection showcased detailed craftsmanship and texture and included expected trends such as saris draped onto dresses, drapery, languid shapes, drop waists, cut-work and versatile separates. Based in fabrics such as crushed silk, chiffon Georgette, crepe, karandi, net, jamavar and shamose satin, the color palette ranged from citronelle green, olive and teal to ivory, cranberry and red. Check the pictures of Misha Lakhani’s collection from the ramp of PSFW 2013 below.
Misha Lakhani’s Collection at PFDC Sunsilk Fashion Week 2013 Day 1 (Pictures)
The next voile show at PFDC Sunsilk Fashion Week 2013 was by designer textile brand, Kayseria, who showcased their Summer II collection for 2013, “Kayseria’s Summer Journey II”. Indeed, Kayseria’s Summer Journey II collection comprised of color palettes of bright, electric and alive, based in Neons. Using special dyes on stretchable jacquard, the international neon trend had been craftily adapted by Kayseria to suit the Pakistani climate. Giving patrons the freedom to style their prints to their individual taste, the Kayseria Summery Journey II collection committed to take audiences from boring to fun with the magic of neon. Check out Kayseria’s Collection from the ramp of PSFW 2013 below.
Kayseria’s Collection at PFDC Sunsilk Fashion Week 2013 Day 1 (Pictures)
The sixth PFDC Sunsilk Fashion Week officially commenced yesterday marking the fourth consistent year of the prêt a porter platform. Day-1 marked the first day of the afternoon Voile Shows with eight designer prét-a-porter shows later in the evening. The Voile Show segment of PFDC Sunsilk Fashion Week 2013 Day 1 was opened by Chen One who presented their ‘Pareesa Lawn Collection 2013’. Designed by acclaimed fashion designer Sahar Atif, the collection was the brand’s contemporary take on the classic summer fabric and featured an ethnic line of prints employing sub-continental embroideries and motifs. Designer Sahar Atif has endeavored to keep the collection in harmony with international fashion trends by utilizing graphic prints in black and white, with splashes of color to add a dramatic flair to the outfits.
Chen One’s Collection at PFDC Sunsilk Fashion Week 2013 Day 1 (Pictures)
[Lahore: April 27 2013] The sixth PFDC Sunsilk Fashion Week officially commenced yesterday marking the fourth consistent year of the prêt a porter platform. In keeping with the objective of furthering fashion retail and synergizing high end design, textile manufacturers and buyers, fashion week includes ramp shows by leading retail labels as well as textile houses along with a fully functional, state of the art exhibition area. Day-1 marked the first day of the afternoon Voile Shows with eight designer prét-a-porter shows later in the evening.
Introducing Chen One‘s most awaited summer collection for the season, Pareesa Summer Collection for the summers of 2013. Designed by Sahar Atif, Experimenting with whites and technicolor, Pareesa Summer Lawn Collection makes you forget about your inhibitions! Pareesa’s Summer Lawn Collection 2013 offers a wide spectrum of bold and whimsical prints that cater to the Summer vibe and Chen One’s diverse clientele. Pareesa Lawn is all about whimsical prints with ethnic yet contemporary embroidery/dyeing techniques. It caters to all your summer sartorial needs, with exciting prints and color palettes. Be fabulous this Summer with Pareesa’s Lawn Collection! Check out the complete Pareesa Summer Lawn Collection by Chen One for the year 2013 below.
Pareesa Summer Collection 2013 | Pareesa Lawn Prints by Chen One