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The second show of Act 2 at PFDC Sunsilk Fashion Week 2013 Day 2 was presented by Yahsir Waheed who showcased his Spring/Summer collection titled ‘Ai No Corrida’ meaning, the realm of senses. The collection was designer Yahsir Waheed’s tribute to the vibrant folk art of Pakistan and employed fabrics such as cotton, linen, chiffon and silk in white and black with splashes of colors such as bright fuchsia and saffron all combined together with modern cuts, to give a contemporary feel and look to the collection. Key trends featured were a subtle hint of androgyny as seen in an array of over-sized trousers, exaggerated sleeves combined with a general silhouette which was over-sized and exaggerated. Check out his collection pictures below.
Yahsir Waheed’s Collection at PFDC Sunsilk Fashion Week 2013 Day 2
Act 2 of PFDC Sunsilk Fashion Week Day-2 was opened by Feeha Jamshed who presented her Spring/Summer Collection at the PFDC Sunsilk Fashion Week 2013. The collection was inspired from how women had discovered and transformed themselves from the beginning of 19th century through the 60s and finally reaching the quintessential 90s working women. For her collection, Feeha used colours such as blacks, whites and metallic on an array of experimental surfaces such as sequined, embroidered fabrics and leathers. The entire collection was based on the cuts of 90s with the 60s prints and vice versa and predominately consisted of a variety of pants: cigarette shaped, skinny harem, sailor cropped, cu-lots, draped pants and pixie tunics with a slight safari vibe. The collection also featured a variety of sleeves and various textures throughout the pieces completing the masculinity in feminine clothing. Check out her collection pictures below.
Feeha Jamshed’s Collection at PFDC Sunsilk Fashion Week 2013 Day 2
The final show of Act 1 at PFDC Sunsilk Fashion Week 2013 Day 2 was presented by acclaimed design label Nickie Nina who showcased their Spring/Summer prét-a-porter collection titled ‘Swinging Byzantium’. As the name suggests, the label had drawn inspiration from Byzantine and Medieval heraldry coupled with the 1960′s Mod movement. Featuring colors such as gold, black, burnt orange, poppy red, lemon zest, Monaco blue and royal blue nectarine, the collection was based in rich fabrics such as silk, net, Chantilly lace with digital prints, block prints and stone and swarovski crystal embellishments. Key trends that were showcased in this collection were bold prints, metallic accents, short A-line hems and tapered pants. Check out her complete collection below!
Nickie Nina’s Collection at PFDC Sunsilk Fashion Week 2013 Day 2
Fashion designer Ayesha Farook Hashwani’s ‘Cruise Collection 2013’ was the third prét show on PFDC Sunsilk Fashion Week 2013 Day 2. Based on the upcoming holiday season, the designer channeled glamorous separates this season in bright tones paired with appliqued, embroidered and printed trousers. Based in fabrics from cottons to silks and chiffon’s, Ayesha had used a vibrant color palette including canary yellow, lime, tangerine, fuchsia, teal to shaded fabrics. Check out Ayesha Hashwani’s Collection images from the ramp of PSFW 2013 below.
Ayesha F. Hashwani’s Collection at PFDC Sunsilk Fashion Week 2013 Day 2
Somal Halepoto showcased her Spring/Summer prét-a-porter collection titled ‘Bahaar’ on the second day of PFDC Sunsilk Fashion Week 2013. The collection drew inspiration from the spring season itself while also reflecting the vulnerable daintiness as reflected in the beauty of a woman. With this collection, Somal worked across fabrics such as silks and satins with cuts being an inter-fusion of Western and Eastern silhouettes with handmade embellishments and block prints to complete the look. Mainly using hues of pastels in pink and blue, the designer had also used accents of candy pink and neon, as well as black and white. Key trends highlighted in this collection were a variety of short and long shirts, ‘boyfriend’ cut blazers, ponchos, and tapered cut pants. Check out her complete collection below!
Somal Halepoto’s Collection at PFDC Sunsilk Fashion Week 2013 Day 2 (Pictures)
The final Voile show of the second day at PFDC Sunsilk Fashion Week 2013 was presented by Lala Textiles. Inspired with all that is summer Lala Textiles’ collection “Ethnic Chic” moved away from the traditional look of lawn and presented variations with prints that will stand out this summer. With an edge on cuts fusing chiffons, ethnic prints and floral’s to create an interesting mix of lawns and chiffons for summer 2013. With bold and classic black and white lines, the serene and beautiful hues of blues, bright and bold hot pinks and summer fresh oranges had been presented through floral pants, cropped shirts, long flowing dresses keeping elements of traditional kurtas.
Lala Textiles Collection at PFDC Sunsilk Fashion Week 2013 Day 2
The second show of Act 2 was presented by Akif Mahmood who showcased his Spring/Summer 2013 women’s wear collection titled ‘Montage’ at the first day of PFDC Sunsilk Fashion Week 2013. Inspired from the art form of collage, Akif’s concept behind this collection was to fuse various prints, textures and embroideries to create a composition in the form of a garment. Akif has mixed colors, motifs and different patterns together for this collection across fabrics such as pure cottons with textured embroideries. The collection was based in a lot of flair and volume, and featured silhouettes that varied in length with long and short dresses with flowy skirts and coats. Using thread embroideries, appliques and patchwork embroideries, the color palette used in the collection ranged from orange and hot pink with black and whites. Check out Akif Mahmood’s Collection images from the ramp of PSFW 2013 below.
Akif Mahmood’s Collection at PFDC Sunsilk Fashion Week 2013 Day 1 (Pictures)