June 2019

Month

ANNUAL RC DALAL AND CHANDRAKANT DALAL MEMORIAL AWARD PRESENTED BY JD INSTITUTE OF FASHION TECHNOLOGY JD Institute of Fashion Technology, one of the country’s leading design institutions, held The Fashion Awards 2019 at Jawaharlal Nehru Stadium Delhi on 14th and 15th June 2019. The fashion awards, held annually, showcased 800 designed garments by over 600...
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JD Institute of Fashion Technology, one of the country’s leading design institutions, held The Fashion Awards 2019 at Jawaharlal Nehru Stadium Delhi on 14th and 15th June 2019. The fashion awards, held annually, showcased 800 designed garments by over 600 students of the institute. Students of interior design displayed over 80 artistic interior exhibits. This...
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FASHION FOR FREEDOM BY CHHAYA GANDHI IN ASSOCIATION WITH PETA INDIA – CURATOR – JDADA2019 The designer for this collection, believes exploiting wildlife & using animal skins (particularly of our national animal, the Tiger), is NOT fashion. As they cannot speak for themselves… That is why we as humans, need to talk & expose their injustice...
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CELEBRATING SAURASHTRA – CURATOR – JDADA2019 Culturally and historically, India has always been a draw to people with its magnificence. Our ethnicity is like no other – its vibrancy, unique craftsmanship and techniques are inimitable and it seems only natural this beauty and skill. Taking inspiration from richness of Indian heritage craft embroidery of saurashtra...
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METANOIA – CURATOR – JDADA2019 “What a strange power there is in clothing” Nobel Prize winning writer Isaac Bashevis Singer once mused. It’s true, isn’t it? At heart we all have the capacity to heal ourselves and nurture others. Yet as individual expressions of the life force, we all have different parts and not all...
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ROTARY DIAL – CURATOR – JDADA2019 Amidst the world of whatsapp, there is a world of connecting through calls. Voices of beloved are soothing. The act of telephoning via old telephones is a lost gesture which has been completely forgotten. Paying tribute to vintage telephones and drawing from reminiscent of their childhood, the designers have...
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ESPRIT LIBRE – CURATOR – JDADA2019 Peasant tops, flowy fabrics and flowing prints… oh my! This chic, bohemian and one of kind collection of garments is designed for the strong, independent, bold women on the move who are not afraid to make statements and be noticed. The designer has taken inspiration from the Indian Banjaras...
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ROOF RIDERS – CURATOR – JDADA2019 We need houses as we need clothes, architecture stimulates fashion, it’s like hunger and thirst – you need them both. Every man needs a roof over his head. Let’s ride back to the days where most of the rooftops were of clay. The designers of this men’s wear collection...
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TALAASH PEHCHAAN KI – CURATOR – JDADA2019 In the world, where everybody is talking about feminism and gender equality, there are still 50% women in India who are still uneducated and have to use their thumb impression when there is a need for them to sign. The designers of this collection believe that instead of...
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