Mumbai, April 19 (IANS) The fifth edition of India Kids Fashion Week (IKFW), a three-day fashion extravaganza for children, will be held in Mumbai and Gurgaon beginning from June 3.
The shows will be held from June 3-5 at the Phoenix Market City here and from June 17-19 at Ambience Mall, Gurgaon.
The selections for children for the event are going to be held here between April 23-24 and in Gurgaon on May 14-15. Selections will be open for children between 4-14 years of age.
The 2016 edition of IKFW will be a 360-degree event that will see buyers from India as well as participation from retailers across Middle East and Asia.
All the brands and designers participating in the mega show will get an opportunity to establish their presence and reach out to a wider audience by displaying their collections, including apparels and accessories.
“Indian designers are trying their best to fill the void in the segment of kids’ fashion. While we already have participation from renowned designers and brands, several talented, up and coming designers are also showing keen interest in India Kids Fashion Week as it will give them a platform to evolve and widen their reach,” said Manoj Mahla, director, Craftworld Events.
Speaking on the occasion, Deepak Choudhary, director and CEO, Event Capital, said: “Understanding the potential for kidswear market in India, many international brands have created a strong foothold in the country. We wish to give further impetus to this space with the latest edition of our highly successful fashion show, India Kids Fashion Week.”