Lahore (Web Desk) – The Pakistan Fashion Design Council (PFDC) introduce their ninth season and fourteenth fashion week (with eight weeks of prêt-à-porter and five of bridal fashion) revealing a complete show line up, schedule and corporate sponsors. Indeed as with previous iterations, with PSFW16, the PFDC endeavours to define and present luxury/prét, high street and lawn/voile trends for 2016, focusing specifically on fashion for the regions’ long hot summer months.
Continuing with the structured approach to fashion showcases, the PFDC team builds on their commitment to 3 distinct platforms within PSFW with separate and dedicated showcases by Luxury/Prêt designers, High-Street brands and Textile houses. Indeed #PSFW16 will feature some of the season’s most anticipated designer brands and high-street labels and will also serve as a launching platform for S/S’16 season’s lawn collections.
Participating designers with Luxury/Prêt collections include Ali Xeeshan Theatre Studio, Deepak Perwani, Feeha Jamshed, HSY, Karma Pink, Khaadi Khaas, MAHGUL, Maria B, MUSE, Nomi Ansari, Nickie Nina, Saira Shakira, Sana Safinaz, Sania Maskatiya, Sublime by Sara, The House of Kamiar Rokni, Zara Shahjahan and Zonia Anwaar. The Bank Alfalah Rising Talent Showcase will also be introducing: Ghulam Dastgir, Hira Ali, Saiqa Raheem and Unza Khalid this year.
In addition to the aforementioned Luxury Prêt showcases, the PFDC expands on popular demand their High-Street show platform shows featuring two days of afternoon shows (12th and 13th of March) from Hang Ten, Denizen, Umar Iftikhar, DSS, MBM, HSY Limited for Kashf Foundation, Shirin Hassan and Sobia Nazir, highlighting contemporary and affordable ready-to-wear apparel. In addition to the afternoon high street showcases, the evening of day 4 (13th March) will also include a dedicated series of lawn shows featuring Al-Karam, Khas, Warda Prints, Ittehad Textile Mills, Harmony by Hang Ten and Gul Ahmed.
PFDC Sunsilk Fashion Week will be produced by HSY as the event producer and show choreographer with Nabila N Pro/NGENTs as official stylists.
Here is the schedule of PSFW16.