New Delhi, Jan 18 (IANS) A fashion show by students mentored by popular fashion designer Rocky S is set to depict different cultures of the country here.
The show, put up by students of JD Institute of Fashion Technology, will be held at NCUI Auditorium here on Wednesday.
“India is a land of colours and diverse cultures. For this fashion show, my focus is to show different elements of India’s diverse cultures and at the same time making sure it is evident in the varied dresses as well,” Rocky S said in a statement.
R.C. Dalal, executive director, JD Institute of Fashion Technology, believes that traditional clothing in India greatly varies across different parts of the country.
“India’s clothing styles have continuously evolved over the course of the country’s history. It is very important for today’s youth to be informed about our culture which is one of the oldest and unique,” he added.
The theme for 26th JD Annual Design Awards will also be announced during the event.
In order to inspire the student designers and give them a chance to associate with the leaders of the fashion industry, JD Annual Design Awards are organised annually. Every year, students from all departments; fashion, interior and jewellery design are given a theme and based on that they prepare their designs.