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Malhotra, Closing Designer for India Couture Week 2017

Fashion Designer Manish Malhotra will be the closing designer for the ‘India Couture Week 2017’ with a show at the Taj Palace hotel, in New Delhi on July 30, according to the Fashion Design Council of India (FDCI). “The end of this year will see our Delhi Flagship store space growing to almost 15,000 to become the largest standalone Indian designer store. The showcase at India Couture Week will be…
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Collection Out Of Recycled Shampoo Bottles by H&M

Film star, Dia Mirza walked the ramp for Swedish fashion retail giant, H&M with pretty princess like polyester gown made of 100 per cent recycled shampoo bottles promoting sustainable fashion during the launch of the very special Conscious Exclusive collection at the preview co-hosted with the Fashion Design Council of India. The H&M Conscious Exclusive collection is the brand's effort towards making sustainable, good-quality fashion accessible to as many people…
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AIFW A/W 2017 gets Jharkhand its partner

Jharkhand is the partner state for the ‘Amazon India Fashion Week Autumn-Winter 2017’, to be held at the Jawaharlal Nehru Stadium from March 15, the organiser, Fashion Design Council of India (FDCI), said. In association with Maybelline New York, the highlight of the four-day fashion extravagnza will be the different designers’ interpretations of the Tussar fabric, FDCI sources said. The show has been curated by fashion designer Shaina NC. She…
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FDCI & Textiles Ministry Collaborate To Promote Handloom

The Fashion Design Council of India ( FDCI ) has collaborated with the Development Commissioner (DC) Handlooms to reinvent indigenous crafts executed by handloom weavers through effective skill development. Textiles minister Smriti Irani, announced a revival strategy for the handloom industry on 2nd National Handloom Day on August 7. A Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) that will facilitate designer intervention at selected Weavers Service Centers across India was also signed between…
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Smriti Irani Announces Textile Ministry Helpline For Weavers

The textile minister Smriti Irani, on the occasion of second National Handloom Day announced launching a fresh weavers' census and a helpline for weavers. Irani made these announcements during the presentation of Sant Kabir Award and National Award for handloom weavers at a function hosted by her ministry at Swatantrata Bhawan auditorium of Banaras Hindu University. "To know financial condition of weavers, measures to improve their income, ensuring that all…
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Amazon India Couture Week From July 29

Amazon India Couture Week 2015, a five-day fashion event will take place at New Delhi's Taj Palace Hotel from July 29, Fashion Design Council of India (FDCI) has announced today. The event, in association with jewellery brand Sunar, will be a massive display of beautiful clothes and exclusive off-site shows by leading designers for a visual treat, FDCI in a statement said. "This year, we have an impressive list of…
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