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3 May

Telenor Fashion Pakistan Week S/S2015: Day One

Oomph. Zing. The Wow Factor.   All that was missing in the collections shown at Day 1 of the Telenor Fashion Pakistan Week SS2015 but let’s not start on a negative note. There were positives of the evening that cannot be ignored.   How absolutely cool it was for fashion week to begin and end at a decent hour. At 10pm Mariam, Mehreen (my colleagues at Instep) and I were seated at the Noodle House, filing the daily story for Instep, which will be in print tomorrow morning. The fabulous timing made it possible for us to at least mention every collection and grab a meal after the show too. So proud of the council, Latitude and whoever it took to ensure this punctuality....
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5 Dec

Extra miles for the Millennials

The Fashion Pakistan Council creates an exclusive launchpad for young designers, allowing them the attention that they merit.    Bought this feathered bag right off the runway. Loving it!   The Indus Valley School of Art and Architecture is such an inspiring venue to create a young designer launch pad at and this is where the Fashion Pakistan elements came together and illumed for the first time. The inexperienced yet energetic heads – Chairperson Sanam Chaudhri and CEO Wardha Saleem – shepherded equally passionate members of their clan, the selected five upcoming designers preened on the red carpet and in the same debutant streak, fashion model Fayeza Ansari took (or rather guided) her first steps as a fashion show choreographer....
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