New Era of Fashion – Promoting Khadi and Silk Globally
JD Institute of Fashion Technology was the official partner of a show that saw an eclectic mix of guests promoting Indian Textiles. New Delhi Social Workers’ Association (NDSWA), in collaboration with the Indonesian Embassy and with the support of KHADI-KVIC, Ministry of Textiles, and Udit Raj, MP, promoted Khadi and Silk at a global level.
The fashion event brought in differently-abled designers and the country’s leading designers like Charu Parashar, Diksha Khanna, Pallavi Singh, Rina Dhaka and Varun Bahl, who lent their full support besides participation and mentored the women to create contemporary and stunning designs and dresses.
Speaking on the occasion, Ms Rupal Dalal, said “At JD Institute of Fashion Technology, we encourage our students to take a leap towards ethical fashion practices. The cultural show with New Delhi Social Workers’ Association and the Indonesian Embassy provided a valuable platform to our students to work as socially responsible citizens with the aim of taking Organic Fashion forward in India.”
Some of the guests present at the event were Union Minister of State for Statistics and Programme Implementation Vijay Goel; Entrepreneur Maneesh Baheti; Sandeep Jajodia, Chairman and Managing director of Monnet Ispat and Energy; Wedding Planner Dimple Anand and Jewellery Designer Pooja Juneja.