Lakmé Fashion Week is a bi-annual fashion event that takes place in Mumbai. Its Summer-Resort show takes place in April while theWinter-Festive show takes place in August. It is considered as one of the premier fashion event in India . Along with FDCI's India Fashion Week and India Runway Week. It is jointly run and organized by lakmé, and IMG Reliance Limited, where title sponsor is Lakme. Lakme fashion week is entitled as one of the greatest fashion event of India. Lakme fashion week 2019 was the fashion extravaganza and spring collections from well-known designers like Gaurav Gupta, Anita Dongre, Ajay Kumar Singh, Bobo Calcutta, Helena Bajaj Larsen & Yavi. Big names from the Tinsel Town like Kareena Kapoor Khan, Anil Kapoor, Kangana Ranaut, Vidya Balan, Karan Johar, Tabu, Mouni Roy, among other, turned showstoppers for designers at the five-day long event.
The event first took place in 1999. International models such as Naomi Campbell as well as Indian film stars such as Deepika Padukone, Malaika Arora Khan and Arjun Rampal have participated in it. International labels that have taken part in LFW include Louis Vuitton, Dolce & Gabbana, and Roberto Cavalli. Among Indian designers, Manish Malhotra, Rohit Bal, Tarun Tahiliani, and Ritu Beri have taken part in the event.The event has been responsible for launching the careers of designers such as Sabyasachi Mukherjee. Kareena Kapoor, Jacqueline Fernandez, Sushmita Sen, Priyanka Chopra, Deepika Padukone and Lisa Haydon have been some of the major show-stoppers till date. Lakme fashion weeek has always been a great enthusiam amongst the young designers and the styling process have changed so much. The outline of lakme fashion week is unique in its own self and provides the entire film fraternity and fashion industry a new lookbook of trends and helps in achieving new goals and succesful outcomes. Many designers take fashion inspoiration form their household chores. Many of the designers focus on the classic and elegant form of clothing.
Designers have proper PR team as well as hardworking new age assistants to provide the best styling techniques and ideas. They make sure to decorate the wisdom and elegance of a lady with love and lots of heavy work dresses!
Lakme Fashion week provides a new scope to the upcoming actresses also. They choose their own designers and most of the time they get the opportunity to become the show stoppers too. the major growth and new age designing begins here and then it is showcased in all over the country.
The Lakmé Fashion Week wasn't all about Bollywood, stars from the sports world also graced the ramp. Badminton ace PV Sindhu walked the ramp for desinger Misfit Panda. She wore a sublte white dress and completed the look with quirky purple shoes.The event witnessed another star from the badminton world, Saina Nehwal. The 31-year-old walked the ramp in an elegant yellow dress by designer Vaani Raghupathy. She completed her look with a choker necklace.Wrestler Geeta Phogat also joined the line-up of sports stars at the Lakmé Fashion Week. She turned showstopper for designer EKA.