Friday, March 21, 2008

The Indian Fashion Event of the Year

Wills Lifestyle fashion week WIFW was held in Delhi last week bringing together over 10 action packed days, 83 designers, 40 shows, 82 stalls, 56 models, 4 teams of show directors and make up and hair artists.

Indian designers were on edge trying to create the perfect styles and designs to capture the western market.

This year many foreign buyers came to get a peak at the Indian collections . The U.S. recession, is said to benefit India's fashion industry due to the low production cost of Indian designs.

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Some of the featured designers included Tarun Tahiliani, Suneet Verma, and Rohit Bal.

Tarun Tahiliani's collection was inspired by Dior with cascading gowns and regal coats but the elaborate eastern set made a Indian impact.

Suneet Verma added a special touch to his collection with oriental designs and embroidered socks as the focus. Watch the video for Suneet's take on his collection

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