Today, the fashion industry in India has become extremely impressive and has attracted many fashion industrialists from all over the globe to visit their showcases of different styles and designs that have been worked upon. The fashion industry in India today, is one that is looked upon as one of the most influential platforms in the global industry and it is believed that the fashion shows in India will soon excel and make a mark worldwide. It is not too far when you will see Indian designers rub shoulders with New York, Paris, London and Milan.
Here below are a few fashion showsthat are taking over the industry.
Wills Lifestyle India Fashion Week
The Wills Lifestyle India Fashion Week or the WIFW is one of the most famous fashion shows in India and has made itself known throughout the world. This event is one that is bi-annual and was established in the year 2001, soon after the Lakme Fashion Week, also known as the LFW. Similar to the Lakme Fashion Week, the Wills Lifestyle Indian Fashion Week too, is held twice a year. While one event takes place in the month of March, showcasing the Autumn-Winter collection; the other one occurs in the month of October that showcases the Spring-Summer collection. This fashion show is run by the Fashion Design Council of India (FDCI) and is majorly sponsored by Wills Lifestyle.
Lakme Fashion Week
The Lakme Fashion Week, also called the LFW is regarded to be one of the first ever fashion shows that have been held in India and is also one amongst the most popular fashion events in the country. You must know that the first ever LFW took place at the Taj Palace, Delhi, in the month of August, in 1999. Today, with the Lakme Fashion Week becoming such a success, this event is a bi-annual one that is held twice a year. While the first show- The Lakme Fashion Sumer Resort takes place in the month of February, the second one- The Lakme Fashion Week Winter Event takes place in August. Like the Wills Lifestyle India Fashion Week, this event too is controlled by the Fashion Design Council of India (FDCI) and is majorly sponsored by Lakme.
Rajasthan Fashion Week
The Rajasthan Fashion Week, also known as the RFW was first established in the year 2012 and has ever since built its place in the fashion industry. Today, this event is considered one among the top ten fashion shows in India and is gaining popularity worldwide. The Rajasthan Fashion Week is one that depicts the ethnicity of the state of Rajasthan and showcases grandiosity and royalty in all forms. It is not only flanked by glamour and the new age elements but also focuses on the traditional designs and includes such works.
Besides these, there are numerous other fashion shows such as the Indian Bridal Fashion Week, the Indian Fashion Collection Show, and more that are taking over the current fashion industry.