Fashion Pakistan, the country’s leading platform for fashion designers, is pleased to announce the dates for the Fashion Pakistan Week Winter/Festive 2015. The event will be held in Karachi on 28th, 29th, and 30th November 2015, in collaboration with Urdu1 as the exclusive event and media partner.
The designers participating this year’s Winter Festive include some of the most prominent names in Pakistani fashion. Showcasing this year are Shehla Chatoor, Toni&Guy Trend Show (featuring Sania Makatiya and Deepak Perwani), Ayesha Hashwani, TenaDurrani, Hisham Malik, Sana Safinaz, Wardha Saleem, Maheen Karim, Obaid Sheikh, Elan, Nida Azwer, FnkAsia, Deepak Perwani, Umer Sayeed, Zaheer Abbas, Delphi by Nida Tapal, Zainab Chottani, Faraz Manan and Nauman Arfeen. Also showing for the first time at FPW will be renowned couturier Nilofer Shahid, who will be closing the event with the grand finale.
The event will be managed by CKO Events Architecture, and backstage will be managed by Production 021. Saba Ansari and Samiya Ansari of ‘Sabs’will serve as the official styling partners for the event.
Show direction and choreography will be by the suave, Frieha Altaf of Catwalk Event Management and Productions.
Latitude CRS will once again be handling event PR.
While announcing the schedule, Ms. Sanam Chaudhri, Chairperson of the Council, said,
“This year, Fashion Pakistan Week Winter Festive, has grown bigger in terms of design philosophy to incorporate winter festivities such as weddings, balls, and parties. We want to demonstrate the latest trends and innovation across the broad spectrum of fashion in Pakistan. Fashion Pakistan is committed to developing fashion as an industry and will continue to highlight its growth and success.”
Ms. Wardha Saleem, CEO Fashion Pakistan,added,
“We are really looking forward to this year’s Fashion Week. This will be our first ever collaboration with Urdu 1, opening up new avenues with local and international viewership, while also bringing a brand new outlook and vision to the show. Fashion is a burgeoning industry in Pakistan, and adds immense value to our economy. Constant innovation and encouragement will not only boost the industry but also give headway to new talent in Pakistan.”
The official hashtag for the event is #FPW15 (Instagram, Twitter and Facebook)