India Couture Week 2018

The 11th edition of India Couture Week 2018 came to a close Sunday evening with a spectacular show by couturier Rohit Bal. He presented his latest collection ‘’Guldasta’’ (bouquet of florals) which is an ode to the magnificent beauty of…

Dutch Indian Fashion Week 2018

The first edition of Dutch Indian Fashion Week (DIFW) took place on the 27-28 of January 2018 at the World Trade Center in The Hague, The Netherlands. DIFW aims to follow the example of Lakmé Fashion Week, which has been…

Saira Shakira 2018 Bridal Couture

Best friends Shakira Usman and Saira Faisal launched their fashion label Saira Shakira in 2011. The duo joined forces after graduating with honours from the Pakistan School of Fashion Design. With the launch of their young fashion brand they were…

Best of PFDC L’Oréal Paris Bridal Week 2017

The 7th edition of PFDC L’Oréal Paris Bridal Week took place from 14-16 October, 2017 in Lahore Pakistan. The event, which showcased the works of 21 designers, is a collaboration between The Pakistan Fashion Design Council (PFDC) and L’Oréal Paris…

FDCI India Couture Week 2017 Highlights including Varun Bahl, Anita Dongre & Manish Malhotra

This year the Fashion Design Council of India celebrates the 10th anniversary of India Couture Week. A decade of couture! 14 couturiers have showcased their haute couture collections during this festive 10th edition, which took place from July 24-30 2017…

FDCI India Couture Week 2017 Highlights including Tarun Tahiliani, Rahul Mishra & Anju Modi

This year the Fashion Design Council of India celebrated the 10th anniversary of India Couture Week. A decade of couture! 14 couturiers have showcased their haute couture collections during this festive edition, which took place from July 24 – 30,…

Fashion Parade London 2017 presents Tena Durrani’s modern-day bride ‘A Rouge Affair’

The Bride and Luxury Prêt edition of Fashion Parade London took place on the 6th of February at One Marylebone, a historic location built in 1826-28 and formally known as the Holy Trinity Church. This event was organised by Sadia…

Erum Khan – Nawabzaadi Bridal Couture Collection

2017 is almost here! Before we begin our end-of-year celebrations tomorrow with bubbles, fireworks and baked treats, one more post for our loyal readers. The Fashion Orientalist wishes everyone a Happy New Year, filled with happiness, success, love and joy!…

Élan Bridal Couture – ‘Palais Indochine’
Luxury designer Khadijah Shah organised an extravagant bridal show to celebrate the 10th anniversary of her brand Élan, during which she unveiled her Bridal Couture Collection 2016 'Palais Indochine'. The show look place in Lahore, Pakistan and was live streamed…
Floral bridal gowns illustrated by Cuckoo for Colour

Brides-to-be and fashion enthusiasts are counting down the days to FDCI’s India Couture Week which kicks off on Wednesday 20th with a show by couturier Manish Malhotra. The crème de la crème of couture will be showcasing their bridal collections…