NEW DELHI: Fashion Design Council of India, today announced the show schedule for the upcoming Wills Lifestyle India Fashion Week, A/W 2013 along with the list of designers participating at the event. This season of WIFW A/W'13 will witness the participation of 128 designers from a mix of leading, as well as upcoming designers from all over the country.
Announcing the list of designers, Mr. Atul Chand, Divisional Chief Executive, ITC's Lifestyle Retailing Business and Mr. Sunil Sethi, President, FDCI said, "Designers have the power to influence global fashion with their unique designs. These myriad style gurus are ready to showcase their creations both on the runway and exhibition area. The interesting mix of innovation, creativity and tradition will usher in the best at the WIFW Autumn-Winter showing, this season. I wish them the very best for the upcoming show."
|Abraham & Thakore||Anju Modi||Manish Malhotra|
|Rajesh Pratap Singh||Ranna Gill||Tarun Tahiliani|
|Geisha Designs By Paras & Shalini||Kavita Bhartia||Kiran Uttam Ghosh|
|Masaba for Satya Paul||Mynah's by Reynu Taandon||Namrata Joshipura|
|Pankaj & Nidhi||Payal Pratap||Shantanu & Nikhil|
|Taika by Poonam Bhagat||Alpana & Neeraj||Anand Bhushan|
|Annaikka by Kanika Saluja Choudhry||Anupamaa by Anupama Dayal||Charu Parashar|
|Dev r Nil||Ekru by Ekta Jaipuria & Ruchira Kandhari||Hemant & Nandita|
|Joy Mitra||‘my village' by Rimzim Dadu||Myoho by Kiran & Meghna|
|Nida Mahmood||Nikasha||Not So Serious by Pallavi Mohan|
|Paromita Banerjee||Pero by Aneeth Arora||Prama by Pratima Pandey|
|Preeti S Kapoor||Rahul Mishra||Rajdeep Ranawat|
|Rehane||Rishta by Arjun Saluja||Samant Chauhan|
|Sanskar by Sonam Dubal||Siddartha Tytler||Sonia Jetleey|
|Surily||Tanvi Kedia||Urvashi Kaur|
|Vineet Bahl||Virtues by Viral, Ashish & Vikrant||Bodice by Ruchika Sachdeva|
|Chandrani Siingh Fllora||Mrinalini||Pia Pauro|
|Shivan & Narresh||Soltee By Sulakshana Monga||Taurus by Dhruv - Pallavi|
|Lecoanet Hemant||Monapali||Neeru Kumar|
|Niki Mahajan||Rohit Bal||Rohit Gandhi + Rahul Khanna|
|Wendell Rodricks||am:pm by Ankur & Priyanka Modi||Easel by Neeta Bhargava|
|Gaurav Gupta||Gauri & Nainika||Indian by Manish Arora|
|Malini Ramani||Priyadarshini Rao||Rabani & Rakha|
|Sanchita||Swapan & Seema||11:11 by CellDSGN|
|5X by Ajit Kumar||Amit Aggarwal||Atsu by Atsu Sekhose|
|Divyam Mehta||Jenjum Gadi||Manish Gupta|
|Nachiket Barve||Nalandda Bhandari||Nandita Mahtani|
|Pallavi Jaipur||pujaarya||Raakesh Agarvwal|
|Ravage - Raj Shroff||Ritesh Kumar||Zubair Kirmani|
|431-88 by Shweta Kapur||Aafreen by Rakesh & Vandana||Abhi Singh|
|Abhijeet Khanna||Aditya Dugar||Ankyra by Priyanka Kakkar|
|Autre by Gautam Gupta||Bhanuni by Jyoti||Chhaya Mehrotra|
|Dolly J||Ekta Singh||Famous by Payal Kapoor|
|Khushi Z||Komal Sood||Niharika Pandey|
|Niket & Jainee||Nikhita - Mynah Designs||Pinnacle - Shruti Sancheti|
|Rinku Sobti||Rohit Mittal||Saaj by Ankita|
|Samor by Pragya & Megha Samor||Sapna Lohia||Satya Suman|
|Shyam Narayan Prasad||Suman Nathwani||Tanieya Khanuja|
|The Next Episode by Shantanu Singh||Umesh Vashisht||Varija|
|5 Elements by Radhika Gupta||Art Apparel & Accessories by Shelina & Camelia||Atelier Mon by Monica Sharma|
|Ezma||Janavi||Malaga by Malini Agrawala|
|Meera Mahadevia||Pinky Saraf||Shalini Arts|
Fashion Design Council of India: A non-profit organization, the FDCI is the apex fashion council of India. Represented by over 300 designers, the FDCI takes Indian fashion global by promoting the 'business of fashion'.
For details visit www.fdci.org
About Wills Lifestyle: ITC's Wills Lifestyle has been established as a vibrant fashion brand for the premium consumer. Wills Lifestyle offers a complete lifestyle wardrobe for the premium consumer, incorporating the latest fashion trends, comprising - Wills Classic work wear, Wills Sport relaxed wear, Wills Clublife evening wear, Wills Signature Designer wear, Essenza di Wills range of fine fragrances, bath & body care products and fashion accessories for both men and women.
A nationwide chain of exclusive specialty stores provides the Indian consumer a truly 'International Shopping Experience' through world-class ambience, customer facilitation and clearly differentiated product presentation. Currently there are 72 stores in 37 cities across the country, and the brand is making rapid strides in terms of expansion - doubling the number of stores over the next few years.
Wills Lifestyle, ITC's premium fashion & lifestyle brand has been recognised as the Retailer of the Year at the Asia Retail Congress 2011. Being one of Asia's biggest retail forums, Asia Retail Congress has also awarded Wills Lifestyle for the Best Retail Marketing Campaign for the year 2010. The brand was also declared as the winner for Customer & Brand Loyalty in the "Retail Sector" at the 4th Loyalty Awards presented by Carlson Marketing.