Chandigarh,06.03.14:Biggest moment of glory as INTER NATIONAL INSTITUTE OF FASHION DESIGN (INIFD), world's largest network of Design Institute will open show at Lakmé Fashion Week Summer/Resort 2014 as ‘INIFD presents Gen Next’ show to encourage upcoming Gen Next Designers at Lakmé Fashion Week - the premium platform for all budding designers.

Young Designers to present at ‘INIFD presents Gen Next’ at Lakmé Fashion Week are Parul Bhargava, Divya Seth, Vilvin Sabu, Sreejith Jeevan, Chandni Mohan, Ujjawal Dubey. The Gen Next designers will be mentored by Ace Fashion Designer Anita Dongre. Designer par excellence, Anita has been at the forefront of the Indian fashion scene for over 20 years and is inarguably, one Indian designer who truly stands in a league of her own.

INIFD is going to display Designer Collection at ‘The Source’ at Lakmé Fashion Week, Summer/ Resort 2014 at Hotel Grand Hyatt, Mumbai for the forthcoming season starting 12th - 16th March, 2014.

Around 100 INIFD Student Designers from pan India are all set to showcase their Designer garments at ‘The Source’ at Lakmé Fashion Week Summer/Resort 2014 along with the likes of Top International & National Designers like Manish Malhotra, Rajesh Pratap Singh, Tarun Tahiliani, Krishna Mehta, Neeta Lulla, Narendra Kumar, Anita Dongre, Anju Modi and many more. INIFD is the ‘Official Knowledge Partner’ with India’s premier fashion and lifestyle event - Lakmé Fashion Week for tenth consecutive season. The association provides excellent exposure to INIFD Students being part of the Fashion Week at various levels, thus enhancing their practical skills.

Inter National Institute of Fashion Design (INIFD) is rolling out some of the best creations by its students at ‘The Source’ at Lakmé Fashion Week from 12th to 16th March 2014, blending unique Indian workmanship with design to International buyers at Hotel Grand Hyatt, Mumbai where the buyers, top international & national media, film stars & celebrities can recognize and appreciate the designing caliber of budding INIFD designers. This season Lakmé Fashion Week Summer/ Resort 2014 is set to see innovative fashionable silhouettes with a twist.

The designer garments which are to be displayed by INIFD at ‘The Source’ at Lakmé Fashion Week were showcased by the INIFD student designers.

INIFD has set a novel bench mark by giving its students an opportunity to showcase their work in the same arena as the Lakmé Fashion Week designers. INIFD presentation at Lakmé Fashion Week will give a sneak peak into a designer's creation providing a first look at the collection. INIFD is going to be housing the Designer students’ creations at Lakmé Fashion Week, giving the fashion forward guests a preview of the future designers in India. The buyers and critiques will be in for some explicit traditional textile and art forms from various parts of India.

Inter National Institute of Fashion Design (INIFD) time and again reinstates its Corporate endeavor to showcase to the Indian Fashion fraternity the credibility of the new crop of designers that is seen across all INIFD centres year after year.  INIFD makes every effort to present fashion from across India by polishing the creative minds of the students every day. These representations of the presented works are a depiction of INIFD Corporate and its national ethos. The garments presented at ‘The Source’ at LFW are scintillating contributions from INIFD Centres pan India depicting the grandeur and aesthetics of our country. The designer garments are the creativity of the students of INIFD - Chandigarh, Nagpur, Jaipur, Hyderabad, Kolkata, Ahmedabad, Chennai, Ludhiana, Mumbai, Kanpur, Pune, Surat,  Kochi, Hamirpur, Moga, Yamunanagar, Roorkee, Vapi, Rajkot, Hubli, Indore, New Delhi, Bangalore, Ambala, Patiala and many more.

INIFD has given the prestigious Lakmé Fashion Week platform to its students to portray traditional art forms in pure timeless silhouettes. Ranging from chiffon to georgettes to cotton blends, silk, traditionally silhouetted garments to western outfits, to the techniques & accessories accomplished, creates amazing treat to the world of fashion.

Basic techniques being some explicit traditional textile weaves and arts from the interiors of India, covering the Hand Painting, Cut work technique, Embroidery, Digital Printing to layering have been beautifully displayed in the garments.

INIFD presentation at Lakmé Fashion Week Summer/ Resort 2014 will showcase the innovative designer garments and reinvent traditional art forms that would cater to the modern Indian woman by giving their flight of imagination a distinct vision.

Encl: Show Schedule of Lakmé Fashion Week Summer/Resort 2014, Detail of Select Student Designers


Centre Name                                      INIFD Student Name                             Theme/Label name

INIFD Chandigarh                                Sonia Garg & Shilpa Verma                             S2                   

INIFD Chandigarh                                   Minaxi Jangir & Preeti Goyal                       PRAKSHI

INIFD Chandigarh                                Monika Sharma & Aradhna Kathuria              ARANIKA

INIFD Chandigarh                                Neetu Singh & Ruchika Verma                        ADIRA             

INIFD Chandigarh                                Abhishek Gautam & Shivang Sharma             ABHISHIV        

INIFD Chandigarh                                Bharti Malhotra, Heena, Rashan                    ANAHITA       

INIFD Chandigarh                                Kanika Kamra &  Sakshi Makhija                    STASIS             

INIFD Chandigarh                                Sonali Gupta                                                    SONALI G        

INIFD Chandigarh                                Harjot Kamal Bhurji                                         LUZ DI DIOS   

INIFD Chandigarh                                Shiny Nirmal & Noorinder Bawa                     SHYNOOR       

INIFD Chandigarh                                Jatin Kanwar                                                    JAINN              

INIFD Chandigarh                                Moh. Mazahar & Navneet Kaur                      BANO BANI    

INIFD Chandigarh                                Nitika Bansal & Mandeep Kaur                      M & N             

INIFD Nagpur Cement Road                Gunja Udhwani & Minal Dalal                                    BREEZEINIFD

INIFD Roorkee                                     Shaila Patra                                                     FLAMBOYANT

INIFD Hyderabad                                 Sai Kiran Reddy                                               CELEBRATIONS          

INIFD Pune Sagar Arcade                    Bhagyashri Pisal                                   MYSTERIOUS CASTLE           

INIFD Yamunanagar                            Karishma Dhiman                                            BARE SOUL     

INIFD Hamirpur                                   Dhanisha                                                         EYE - TRICKS   

INIFD Kanpur                                       Shamiya Mehmood                                         CHECK PRINT

INIFD Kolkata Lindsay Street               Poonam Parvez                                           FASHION ECSTASY           

INIFD Jaipur                                         Suruchi Agarwal                                              HIGH STREET  

INIFD Kanpur                                       Manvi Sehgal                                                  NEONS            

INIFD Vapi                                           Nitesh Sehrawat                                              SPLENDID       

INIFD Pune Kothrud                             Aushi Neelay                                             SUMMERY BREEZE           

INIFD Nagpur Cement Road                Shazia Khan                                                     TRENDS          

INIFD Pune Kothrud                             Rahul Sharma                                                FLORAL CANVAS          

INIFD Kolkata Lindsay Street               Kazi Kita Mustafa Hasan                                 BLUSH

INIFD Jaipur                                         Khushboo Chopra                                        STRING THEORY

INIFD Vapi                                           Jahanvi Prajapati                                             FUN N FROLIC

INIFD Patiala                                       Taranpreet Kaur                                              X ZONE

INIFD Rajkot                                        Priya Patel                                                 FASHION UNDA    

INIFD Hubli                                          Pallavi Meshram                                             LILAC

INIFD Kochi                                          NEHA AGARWAL                                             EXUBERANCE 

INIFD Ambala                                      Aashima Prabhakar                                         SUNSHINE       

INIFD Hamirpur                                   Kanchan Devi                                                  COCKTAIL       

INIFD Pune Sagar Arcade                    Garima Kumari                                                ROSABELLA    

INIFD Patiala                                       Gurbeer Kaur                                                   BLUES

INIFD Moga                                         Karina jaidka & Lakhwinder Kaur                    BLUE EYES

INIFD Chennai                                     Shradha                                                   SHADOW OF PEARL

INIFD Ahmedabad                               Nikita Shah                                          LETS PLAY WITH STYLE

INIFD Moga                                         Jaswinder Dhaliwal & Gurpreet                BEAUTIFUL WINGS           

INIFD Aurangabad                               Harsha Parmani                                              BARE SOUL     

INIFD Rajkot                                        Gediya Urvisha                                        GLAMOROUS TONE 

INIFD Bangalore                                  Debashish Karmakar                           CELEBRATING GLORY           

INIFD Indore                                        Alishan Qureshi                                              REVOLUTION

INIFD Kanpur                                       Anjana Panicker                                           COLOUR BOMBS

INIFD Ludhiana                                    Gurjot Kaur & Sharan Marhaw                        ENDEAVOR

INIFD New Delhi Vikaspuri                  Vipin Jha & Preeti Khushwah                          CLASSIC

INIFD Indore                                        Pradhumn Makwana                                       BRO- CADE

INIFD Ludhiana                                    Ravjot & Simranjeet                                       FASHION TWIST