The second day of 3rd Global Fashion ad Design Week, Noida restrained the same energy as the first day with the auspicious lamp lighting ceremony by President Dr. Sandeep Marwah.
Screening of the Movie- Aisha took place at studio 1E. The movie starring Sonam Kapoor and Abhay Deol is directed by Rajshree Ojha and produced by Sunil Manchanda, Rhea Kapoor and Anil Kapoor. A two hour romantic-comedy drama film is all about a spoilt kid who believes in Match-making and takes people as her projects but end up being left out due to her imposed kind of nature.
Following the Screening a seminar took place at Studio 1C by Col. Pradeep Gupta, Dr. Nawaz Ahmed and Vajiul Hassan Rizvi on Fashion and Journalism. Col. Gupta told everyone about the importance of fashion sense and how fashion changed the Indian Army. With help of Fashion designer the uniforms built for army personals were light, easier to carry and hence the army grew to be more efficient.
Dr. Nawaz Ahmed highlighted the importance of Journalism in the industry of Fashion as a media person is more aware of its audience than a fashion designer may know. Fashion is all about trend setting and fashion journalism is about being aware of the upcoming trends beforehand. Observation is the key and Mr. Rizvi said that Photography is an important tool.
A Jewellery Exhibition was inaugurated by Dr. Sandeep Marwah in G-5 where designs from countries like Gambia, Lesotho, Ghana and Egypt were displayed. The Diploma students of Fashion school crafted it with hardship to perfection.
Another Exhibition on textile was displayed in Marwah Studios G-7 where the students had tried to get alike of current running fabric of countries including Senegal, Serbia, Lebanon, Iceland, India, Gautemala, Bahamas, Cyprus and Fiji. Sandeep sir congratulated the students for their great work done.
How can Fashion and Design Week be gone without a fashion show, hence in order to fill the emptiness the Lawn Events contained glamour of next level designed by fashion Students of Marwah Studios, Noida.
The evening started with band performances by Alhada Band and Once Upon a time. Dignitaries from both fashion industry and countries were present H.E Radu Octavian Dobre (Ambassador of Romania), H.E Pham Sanh Chau (Ambassador of Vietnam, Ms. Meenakshi, Anuradha Sharma and Prof. Ritu Lal. Cultural performances were filled with energy and enthusiasm as many singing and dancing performances took place.
Life Time Achievement Award was given to Ashar Urainvi Sahab, a renowned poet of Hindi and Urdu Ghazals. Festival Awards were given to Radu Dobre and Fam Shan Shau. After the Awards it was the about Fashion and design, the ramp Walk and glamour to flourish.
Designers presented their art work starting with “Floraille”- Collection of Romania, following collection from Nigeria, Gabon, Vietnam, Bosnia, South Africa, Azerbaijan, Mongolia and Serbia. All the Designs were state of the art and the dedication and hard work could be felt by observing the designs by some talented Designers of Fashion School of Marwah Studios.
Name:- PURU BANSAL
Course:- BA – II