Wednesday, February 1, 2012

FDCI announces the list of designers for WIFW A/W'12

So, gear up guys for some serious fashion posts for the next 20 days! I am super excited for the upcoming WIFW A/W 2012 and I will be sharing all the press releases and fashion posts here on my blog. So, I am sure you guys must be wondering that which all designers are showcasing their collection this fashion week, so to know the list, read on....


FDCI announces its list of designers participating at Wills Lifestyle India Fashion Week Autumn-Winter 2012

138 designers to showcase their creations at WIFW 2012

New Delhi, January 27, 2012:  The Fashion Design Council of India today announced the scintillating list of runway and stall designers who would be showcasing at the Wills Lifestyle India Fashion Week Autumn-Winter 2012.  Asia's biggest fashion event will kick off on Wednesday, February 15th with 138 designers featuring splendid creations. The five-day fashion event from February 15-19, 2012 at Hall no. 18 at Pragati Maidan, New Delhi will bring loads of creativity and business along with the unsurpassed talent on the ramp.
FDCI, having successfully established itself as an esteemed launch pad for promoting young talent, the WIFW Autumn-Winter 2012 will have 14 new runway and stall designers showcasing their creation. 

Announcing the names of participating designers, Sunil Sethi, President, FDCI, said, “This year we have a list of outstanding designers with representation across geographies who will display their creative excellence on the runway. With combined elements of innovation, creativity and tradition of the WIFW, these designers will give a fresh perspective to the Autumn-Winter collection. With so many talented designers in India's fashion industry; we are hopeful that this edition will also break all records like the past season. I wish all of them, the very best as they gear up to participate at the WIFW Autumn-Winter 2012.”

Mr. Atul Chand, Divisional Chief Executive, ITC’s Lifestyle Retailing Business Division, said, “Wills Lifestyle India Fashion Week is the biggest fashion event of the country. We are extremely pleased with the strong response from the designer fraternity for the forthcoming edition of the event. The coming together of India's talented designers at this unique platform is a reflection of the event's stature and grandeur. We wish the participating designers the very best and look forward to yet another spectacular edition of WIFW”
LIST OF DESIGNERS

City
RUNWAY DESIGNERS

Solo Shows

Abraham & Thakore
 New  Delhi
Anand Kabra
 Hyderabad
Anju Modi
New Delhi
Gaurav Gupta
New Delhi
Kavita Bhartia
New Delhi
Kotwara by Meera Ali
Lucknow
Manish Malhotra
Mumbai
Mynah's Reynu Tandon
 New Delhi
Pankaj & Nidhi
New Delhi  
Rahul Mishra
 Mumbai
Rocky S
Mumbai
Rohit Bal
 New Delhi
S & N Drape by Shantanu & Nikhil
 New Delhi
Tarun Tahiliani
New Delhi
2 Designer  shows

Akaaro by Gaurav Jai Gupta
 New Delhi
Anaikka by Kanika Saluja Chaudhary
New Delhi  
Anand Bhushan
 New Delhi
Anupamaa by Anupama Dayal
 New Delhi
Abdul Halder
 New Delhi
Charu Parashar
 New Delhi
Dev r Nil
Kolkata
James Ferreira
 Mumbai
Kallol Datta 1955
Kolkata
Monapali by Mona Lamba and Pali Sachdeva
Kolkata
my village' by Rimzim Dadu
New Delhi 
Nachiket Barve
Mumbai 
Péro by Aneeth Arora
New Delhi 
Preeti Chandra
New Delhi 
Priyadarshini Rao
 Mumbai
Raakesh Agarvwal
 New Delhi
Raj Shroff
Bangalore
Rehane
Chennai
Rishta by Arjun
 New Delhi
Sanskar by Sonam Dubal
 New Delhi
Soltee by Sulakshana
 New Delhi
Tanvi Kedia
Mumbai 
Vineet Bahl
 New Delhi
Virtues by Viral, Ashish  & Vikrant
 Ahmedabad
3 Designer Shows

Bhanuni by Jyoti Sharma
 New Delhi
Chandrani Siingh Fllora
Kolkata
Dhruv & Pallavi
New Delhi 
Dolly J
 New Delhi
Dozakh by Kartikeya &  Isha 
 New Delhi
Jenjum Gadi
New Delhi
Nikhita
 New Delhi
Nimirta
Bangalore
Pallavi Jaipur
 Jaipur
Rajdeep Ranawat
 New Delhi
Ritesh Kumar
 New Delhi
Vijay Balhara
New Delhi
Hi -5 Shows

Myoho by Kiran & Meghna
Mumbai 
Mrinalini
 New Delhi
Niharika
 New Delhi
Nupur Kanoi
Kolkata
Ritu Pande
Bangalore
Schön by Sakshee Pradhan
 New Delhi
Tahera Peeran
Bangalore
The Next Episode by Shantanu Singh
 New Delhi
Vaishali.S
 Mumbai
Verb by Pallavi Singhee
 Kolkatta
All the above Designers will have Stalls along with the Designers mentioned below

11:11 by CellDsgn
New Delhi 
5X by Ajit Kumar
New Delhi 
Smallshop Jason Anshu
Bangalore
Aafreen by Rakesh & Vandana
 New Delhi
Abhijeet Khanna
 New Delhi 
Aditya Dugar
Kolkata
Alpana & Neeraj
 New Delhi 
AM:PM by Ankur & Priyanka Modi
  New Delhi
ANKY by Ankita & Anjana Bhargav


New Delhi
Chhaya Mehrotra
 New Delhi 
Cloud by Ruchi Mehta
  New Delhi
Divyam Mehta
  New Delhi
Ekru by Ekta & Ruchira
Kolkata
Elisha W
  New Delhi
Gauri & Nainika
 New Delhi 
Geisha Designs by Paras & Shalini
 New Delhi 
Bian by Gurpreet Pia Fleming
 New Delhi 
Hemant & Nandita
  New Delhi
Indian by Manish Arora
  New Delhi
Jatin Varma
  New Delhi
Jaya Rathore
Kolkata
JJ Valaya
  New Delhi
Joy Mitra
 New Delhi 
Komal Sood
Kolkata
Krishna Mehta
 Mumbai
Madhu Jain
  New Delhi
Malini Ramani
  New Delhi
Manish Gupta
  New Delhi
Manoviraj Khosla
Bangalore
Nakul Sen
  New Delhi
Nalandda Bhandari
 Mumbai
Namrata Joshipura
 New Delhi 
Neeru Kumar
  New Delhi
Neeta Bhargava
  New Delhi
Nikasha
Mumbai 
Niket & Jainee
  New Delhi
Niki Mahajan
 New Delhi
Not So Serious by Pallavi Mohan
 New Delhi 
Payal Jain
 New Delhi
Payal Pratap
 New Delhi 
Payal Singhal
Mumbai 
Prashantt
 New Delhi 
Preeti Jhawar
 Kolkatta
Preeti S Kapoor
  New Delhi
Priyanka Kakkar
  New Delhi
pujaarya
 Jaipur
Rahul Reddy
  New Delhi
Rajesh Pratap Singh
 New Delhi
Ranna Gill
  New Delhi
Rina Dhaka
 New Delhi
Rinku Sobti
  New Delhi
Rohit Gandhi + Rahul Khanna
  New Delhi
Rohit Mittal
 New Delhi 
Roma Narsinghani
 Mumbai
Saaj by Ankita
  New Delhi
Samant Chauhan
  New Delhi
Samor by Pragya & Megha Samor
 New Delhi 
Sanchita
Bangalore
Shrea by Shreya Shrama
 New Delhi 
Shyam Narayan Prasad
 New Delhi 
Sonali Mansingka
Mumbai 
Sonia Jetleey
  New Delhi
Sonia Sarin
  New Delhi
Taika by Poonam Bhagat
 New Delhi 
Varija Bajaj
  New Delhi
Varun Bahl
  New Delhi
Wendell Rodricks
Goa 
Zubair Kirmani
 New Delhi 
Accessory Designers

5 Elements by Radhika Gupta
 New Delhi 
Art Apparel & Accessories by Shelina & Camelia
Mumbai 
Fluke Design by Rashmi Dogra
 Mumbai
Janavi by Jyotika Jhalani
  New Delhi
Malaga by Malini Agarwalla
Mumbai 
Meera Mahadevia
 Mumbai
Nitin Vijay
  New Delhi
Pallavi Foley Boutique Jewels
Bangalore
Pinky Saraf
 Mumbai
Shalini Arts
 New Delhi 

I am most excited about the S & N Drape by Shantanu & Nikhil, Gaurav Gupta, Akaaro by Gaurav Jay Gupta, Vineet Bahl (I have seen his show last season and I am sold! Beautiful silhouettes and amazing texture and surface work!), Manish Arora, Nida Mahmood & Rohit Gandhi+Rahul Khanna.


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