DFL Aiming to provide platform for fashion designers internationally to showcase their talents. The second edition of Dubai Fashion League Season 2 will be held in Dubai on March 2018. On the 2nd edition, highly acclaimed Indian and International designers will lead the show, adding spice to the show many national, International celebrities will walk on the ramp as show stoppers.
‘Fashion is a religion rather than a profession’ – an adage Shravan Kumar Ramaswamy lives by. A true-blue fashionista based out of Hyderabad, he has unparalleled command on the latest trends and styles. Known for his unusual creations using the rich variety of handlooms available in India, Shravan Kumar has often shocked the fashion community with his bold usage of unconventional fabrics in his designs. His style of design is research oriented and he focuses on creating new trends every season instead on run-of-the-mill fare. His clothes are vibrant, using a palette of colours, simple yet interesting, and traditional hand crafted detailing reworked in the contemporary context
A graduate of the Asian Institute of Fashion design, Rizwan Ahmed has been a BIG name on the asian fashion scene since 2009 as one of the most current designers of asian origin. A player of colours and bold cuts, Rizwan Ahmed stocks at various stores in Pakistan, Middle East and the UK. Apart from owning a fashion house in his hometown, he has delivered fashion shows locally. He made a striking start at Pakistan Fashion Week London, with his bold, colourful collection being another significant feather on his cap
After a successful stint in the advertising, fashion, television and film industry as a renowned stylist and designer, Sanaa Khan finally launches her own label under the brand name of Sanaa Khan Fashions and a uber cool website featuring exclusive designer wear on rent.Catering to today s trendy fashionista, her super stylish collections are available at affordable prices on rent, as well as on purchase. Looking at the scenario in today s market, Sanaa Khan- the brainchild behind Sanaa Khan Fashions – came up with this unique concept.
M.A Noushija, Managing Director of FATIZ BRIDAL EMPORIUM has been creating bridal looks from 2010. The designer does not believe in looking for the easy way out when it comes to designing for her beloved brides. Her creative personality gave wings to live her dreams when pursuing a doctorate in fashion. Her designs are innovative and successfully bridging the gap between traditionalism and modernity.FATIZ is a design name among celebrities in south India. Her exclusive designs in the movies like ‘Mairikudoru Kunjadu’, ‘Oru Marubhumikadha etc; are super hits in Mollywood. FATIZ collections are regularly featured in channel programmes, cover pages of leading magazines like Vanitha, Grihalakshmi, etc. FATIZ launched their first designer collection in Mathrubhumi Film awards, 2012.
After graduating from Vogue, Ballal started her design career with a small tailoring unit in her house in Mysore. This was followed by the launch of a contemporary boutique called Needle Works in 2002. Needle Works has since carved a niche for itself in contemporary ethnic wear for women2011 saw Ballal foraying into haute couture with the launch of her fashion label. Since then, top models and actresses including Soha Ali Khan, Bruna Abdullah, Gauhar Khan and others have walked the ramp, showcasing her collections.In 2014, Ballal announced that the first season of the Mysore Fashion Week would be held in September. The event was a success and saw participation from the country’s top designers and models.In June 2016, Ballal announced that the third season of Mysore Fashion Week would be held in September 2016.
Apeksha Binoj (born 2005) is ‘The Youngest Fashion Designer’ from India. Apeksha was recognized by The India Book of Records in 2016, at the age of only 11 years old and again at the age of 12 recognized by the Asia Book of Records in 2017! Each of her unique evening wear, ready to wear and Abaya designs shows her creative and innovative ideas towards fashion. Apeksha started sketching at the age of just 7 years old and designed her own birthday dress. Her desire and work, has been complemented as “designed from a pure-hearted person”… Since 2016 Apeksha has showcased all of her extensive designs across India and Dubai. Her inspiration for the designs comes from her surroundings and requests from “brides to be”. ‘APEK’ is her official brand name where her “Dreams of Design” come true! Apeksha’s designs are beautifully detailed, stunning and amazing to watch. Every design holds a perfect touch, which is crafted from the heart. So, let Apeksha bring out your personality and style in a perfectly crafted creation.
Her designs reflect Nawabi style which has a modern touch to it. She plays dramatically with the intricate designs and cuts. Her unique selling point is her eye for details; each piece is hand made with lot of a love and passion, marrying her intricate designs with client’s dreams.Her love for colours and designs emerged from a very young age, being a family fashionista her passions and the drive was always along the line of fashion for women. She plays with plethora of colours and fabrics purely using her imagination and risks her designs with unusual fabric amalgamation which turns out to be beautiful piece of art.
Graduating from the Academy of Design in 2010 Raidha came back to Maldives with the hope of launching her own brand and creating a label that speaks to modern women in a way that no other designer has ever done before. Her youthful charm, her elegance, her eye for beauty has led her through the path of making woman beautiful. She dresses women to be confident and who never shies away from taking risks. And now after spending the last few years working on perfecting her craft and learning new techniques through the process, Raidha is back to amaze us with her creative approach to luxury ready to wear collections RAIDHA MALDIVES