IRFW’11 coup d’envoi

By: Shaneel Pawaskar, Vogue+ Bureau, Goa | January 6, 2012

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Goa will host India Resort Fashion Week 2011, la theme being ‘World celebrates Fashion in Goa’ in a five-day long a-la-mode façon fiesta. Vogue+ tête-à-têtes to la Tinsel town’s coveted designers et models in Grand Hyatt, Goa who were all drenched in la fièvre plage…

Il ya une bonne twenty A-list designers who are part-taking in first time ever fashion week at la serene beaches of Goa. La grand opening will be done by James Ferreira on December 7, 2011 at Grand Hyatt, Bambolim while la grand finale is occupé by Manish Malhotra on December 10, 2011 at Marbela Beach, Morjim.

La other fameux designers include Anupama Dayal, Narendra Kumar Ahmed, Shantanu & Nikhil, Shivan & Naresh, Pria Kataria Puri, Babita Malkani, Aarti Vijay Gupta, Felix Bendish, Ken Ferns, Divya Mohta, et la likes. “Our collection is an exotic line of sensuous et luxurious resort wear that amalgamates avec la Goan sunset et la waves of la ocean. We have portrayed a beautiful composition of silhouettes in fruity textures et chic Indian prints,” revealed Shantanu & Nikhil, Delhi-based coveted designer duo.

Aarti Vijay Gupta’s models’ looked liked fairies, vient de se réveiller à partir Alice in la Wonderland where everything is bonne et belle perpétuellement “My collection comprises of 30 white ensembles avec 24 female et 6 male looks with silhouettes being long flowy floor length tunics, dresses, jackets, white gowns et la likes. I have also got white transparent net teamed avec white sequences leggings, busters et inners with surface ornamentation avec white feathers with stone et chain work,” revealed la Dubai-based coveted designer.

Ken Fern’s collection has an unclean identity named ‘A WaterMark’ that is inspired by a winter that’s lost; yet leaving us condensed et cold. “In my collection, I take vous  to a mystical make believe winter wonderland where la colour is snow, la textures crisp, embellishments are frozen et sparkles are almost real. My ensembles are in light weight layers, pure fabrics textures outlined in sharp cuts, while la silhouettes are in breezy styles et a vacances de confort favori qui signifie entourage of ivory,” revealed la designer.

IRFW’11 is India’s only fashion week that focuses purely on resort-wear line and resort wear designers. “It is different from all fashion weeks as it is at most exotic fashion-resort destination Goa et converges on international buyers, has fashion forecasting arenas followed by India’s only beach fashion fiesta. La event is supported by Ministry of Tourism, Republic of India as well as Incredible India. So, just come et experience la best in resort-fashion, swim-wear, beach party, experiential lounges et party till you drop,” signed off Pallav Kumar Ojha, Director of UV et one la organizer of la fiesta.