The Fashion Design Council of India (FDCI), the apex fashion body in India, announced the distinguished list of runway designers participating in the biggest fashion event of the country -the Wills Lifestyle India Fashion Week (WLIFW) Spring-Summer 2013.
The FDCI has brought together the most admired names in the fashion industry to set trends for prêt-a-porter Spring-Summer 2013. These celebrated designers are set to make a dazzling presentation of contemporary fashion from October 6-10, 2012, at the Pragati Maidan, New Delhi.
Announcing the names of participating designers, Mr. Sunil Sethi, President, FDCI said, “Continuing our commitment to showcase the best fashion talent at the WIFW, Asia’s biggest fashion and trade event, we are delighted to announce the names of our talented designers, who will be presenting their work in this edition of the reputed event. I wish all of them, the best as they gear up to participate at the WIFW Spring-Summer 2013." The FDCI will be announcing the list for stall and accessory designers at the WIFW Spring-Summer 2013 at a later date.
List of Designers on the Runway :
Ashish N Soni, Rajesh Pratap Singh, Namrata Joshipura, Wendell Rodricks, Gaurav Gupta, James Ferreira, Manish Malhotra, Suneet Varma, Kavita Bhartia, Payal Pratap, Ritu Kumar, Rohit Gandhi + Rahul Khanna, ‘my village’ by Rimzim Dadu, Alpana & Neeraj, am:pm by Ankur & Priyanka Modi, Anaikka – Kanika Saluja Choudhry, Anand Bhushan, Anand Kabra, Anupamaa by Anupama Dayal, Gauri & Nainika, Taika by Poonam Bhagat, Atsu by Atsu Sekhose, Rahul Mishra, Bhanuni by Jyoti Sharma, Charu Parashar, Dev r Nil, Gaurav & Ritika, Kallol Datta 1955, Kiran Uttam Ghosh, Malini Ramani, Geisha Designs by Paras & Shalini, Péro by Aneeth Arora, Hemant & Nandita, Divyam Mehta, Dozakh by Kartikeya & Isha, Jenjum Gadi, Joy Mitra, Manish Gupta, Ranna Gill, Nachiket Barve, Nalandda, Nida Mahmood, Pia Pauro, Prama by Pratima Pandey, Raj Shroff, Rajdeep Ranawat, Rishta by Arjun, Ritesh Kumar, Samant Chauhan, Shivan & Narresh, Soltee by Sulakshana, Surily, Vaishali S, Vineet Bahl, Virtues by Viral, Ashish & Vikrant, Abhi Singh, Khushi Z, Prerna Bharadwaj, Schön by Sakshee Pradhan, Taniya Khanuja, Preeti Jhawar, Rahul Singh, Surbhi Chawla
A not for profit organization Fashion Design Council of India (FDCI) is the apex fashion council of India. Represented by over 300 designers, FDCI takes Indian fashion global by promoting the 'business of fashion'.
ITC’s Wills Lifestyle has been established as a vibrant fashion brand for the premium consumer.