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Wills India Fashion Week 2013

13 Apr

So we at Palkan, thought of bringing you something to look forward to and that is Wills India Fashion Week 2013 edition. This year’s fashion week saw 138 leading and young designers from across the country congregate at Hall No. 18 of India Trade Promotion Organization (ITPO), Pragati Maidan, New Delhi.

The five-day showcase kick started on 15th Feb. 2013. The inauguration happened on the same day, the list of designers was disclosed. It saw many renowned personalities walk the ramp. Some well experienced, some doing it for the first time and some who paved their way into Bollywood by walking on the ramp. The likes of which include Anushka Sharma, Bipasha Basu, Ranveer Singh, Milind Soman and many others.

The fashion buffet as always showcased designs and clothes for every season and occasion. From day-to-day wear to formal, from ethnic wear to the swim wear, from guards of winters to the summer cottons. As always, the funky Bollywood wear was also showcased at the event. Day 1 of WIFW saw designers like Vineet Bahl, Nikasha etc. display ethnic designs of class and culture.

Green Lehenga by Nikaasha

Green Lehenga by Nikaasha

Model displaying beautiful green and gold mixed designer lehenga. Designed by Nikasha at Day 1 WIFW Autumn/Winter 2013. Gold brasso work has been used in the lehenga. Golden thread work has been done around the pink border. The pink embroidered dupatta of net has embroidered zardosi work all over with mirror work complimenting it. The green designer matching sleeveless blouse of the saree pairs up well with it.

Jaqueline Fernandes walking the ramp at WIFW

Jaqueline Fernandes walking the ramp at WIFW

Model wearing beautiful wearing Saree

Model wearing beautiful Saree

A beautiful model walking the ramp in blue designer saree (shimmer faux georgette). It has been highlighted by extensively using silver thread work all over and a blue ribbon has been used for border. Blue designer full sleeves saree blouse wit ‘V’ shape neck pattern and silver border work around it. Designed by Nikasha at Day 1 WIFW Autumn/Winter 2013.

Lehenga by Anand Kabra

Lehenga by Anand Kabra

A model displaying a beautiful red and tan designer lehenga with embroidered green matching dupatta and paired with designer full sleeves saree blouse. The lehenga has been designed by Anand Kabra at Wills Life Style India Fashion Week Spring 2013.

Sidharth Malhotra at WIFW

Sidharth Malhotra at WIFW

Recent heart-throb Sidharth Malhotra(Student of The Year) walking the ramp for Manish Manish Malhotra in a traditional Sherwani with embroidery around the neck. The designer paid an ode to Phulkari embroidery from Punjab through his collection.

Models for Vineet Bahl

Models walking for Vineet Bahl

Saree by Samant Chauhan

Saree by Samant Chauhan

A model displaying black chanderi cotton saree with broad golden zari border paired up with black designer sleeveless blouse with patch work and paisley design at the back and in the front. The thin red zari line along the gold color is very attractive. This is designed by Samant Chauhan at Wills India Fashion Week 2013.

Saree by Dev R Nil

Saree by Dev R Nil

A model displaying black and white net saree in trendy design with red velvet border on both sides. It is designed by Dev R Nil at Wills India Fashion Week Spring 2013. It is paired with red blouse in mega sleeves and high neck design.

Bipasha and Madhvan with desginer Rocky S

Bipasha and Madhvan with desginer Rocky S

Bollywood Actors Bipasha basu and R. Madhvan for designer Rocky S at the WIFW 2013.

Half Saree by Anand Kabra

Half Saree by Anand Kabra

Model in beautiful half saree designed by Anand Kabra at Wills India Fashion Week 2013. The lehenga is in cream and golden brown half and half combination with matching blouse in high neck and mega sleeves. While the dupatta is in contrast bright greenish yellow color in plain with patchwork border matching with the lehenga.

Model walking for Anand Kabra

Model walking for Anand Kabra

Model displaying plain cream color saree in flowing material at Wills India Fashion Week Spring 2013 by Anand Kabra. The saree is plain with blending golden color border and is paired with light brown color sleeveless high neck blouse.

WIFW 2013 witnessed some flawless and adaptable designs from various budding and experienced designers. The fantastic and wide range of lehengas, sarees and other ethnic wear displayed by the designers took the standard of WIFW up by a notch.

Enjoy the collection,

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Winner of “We are the Women, We are the World” Contest

31 Mar

Palkan organized a contest on the theme of “Women’s Day” which led the participants share pictures of influential women

on Palkan’s Facebook Page.

The first prize went to Prachi Parolia Kukreja .

We congratulate the winners.


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Lets launch Palkan Blog with some Gifts

20 Mar

Here we are , with our very first blog and we have decided to launch it with some gifts 🙂 . Post pictures of women who have inspired people and you could get movie tickets and other gifts.

Contest at Palkan

Contest at Palkan



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