Barinder Saluja, Chandigarh, May 14 : IIFT Mohali (International Institute of Fashion Technology), Mohali, organised their Annual Fashion Show – LAKSHAYA 2010, in DT Mall, this time in a different manner. The Models instead of walking on the ramp, descended down the moving escalators. This method was for the first time adopted by the choreographer, Kaushik Ghosh, and has turned out to be a hit. The main attraction of the Fashion show was the performance by the Miss India Earth 2009, Shreya Kishore, along with the city based models Sahiba Singh, Shipra Malik, Hida, Bindiya, Ekta and many more. Total number of 70 dresses were displayed by the lead Models designed by the students of the IIFT. According to Mrs. Shameer Kaur, the Principal of IIFT – Mohali, the students were given a choice of themes to design their collections like Monsoon wear, Toy Story, Color Competition, Fresh Floral, Ethno Paradise, and Metallic Mobility. Students used the fabric like cotton, Chiffon, Crepe, Satin, Crinkly Georgette, Silk Taffeta and Leather, keeping in mind the Fashion forecast & Colors. The sponsors of the show were kingfisher, City Center DLF, PC Jewelers, Swatch Group, White & Mackay, Black Magic, Hometel Chandigarh, Kapoor Opticals, and hair & makeup By Cleopatra.
The MONSOON theme was designed by Rupinder, Priyanka, Rayees, Daman, Monika, Sheena and Neha, while the TOY STORY was designed by Rabia, Sandeep , and Jyoti ; COLOR COMPETITION was designed by Rayees, Prianka, Daman, and Rupinder ; FRESH FLORAL was designed by Anupam, Harmeet, Ravneet, Shubham and Narinder ; ETHNO PARADISE was designed by Paramveer, Amita, Neha and Dilroop ; METALLIC MOBILITY was designed by Monika, Neha, Amita, Dilroop, Pawanpreet and Paramveer