The beautiful dazzling textiles presented by Monaco Tourism from ace designer Sanjay Garg for his label ‘Raw Mango’ was the perfect end to the Sustainable Fashion and Indian Textiles Day at Lakmé Fashion Week Winter / Festive 2016. Known for his superbly woven Varanasi Silks and Chanderis, Sanjay showcased his latest look in textiles for the festive season. A riot of colours appeared on the ramp for the saris and ensembles, which glittered with motifs and weaves that thrilled the fashion lovers in the audience.
Rajeev Nangia Director – India Monaco Government Tourist Bureau Greeting Fashion Designer Sanjay Garg
The collection called ‘Monkey Business’ was a fascinating array of garments and saris with amazing motifs woven into the gorgeous fabrics. To keep the theme intact, the show started with the ‘madari’ rattling his ‘dumroo’ as the all-drums percussion band beat up a wild rhythm for the models as they sashayed through the audience in quick succession. In the unique circular P6 of High Street Phoenix, the high profile audience witnessed a glamorous haute Indian textile expo.
Sanjay Garg and Tillotoma Shome at Monaco Tourism present Sanjay Garg show
When it comes to the beauty of Indian traditional weaves turned into saris and everlasting ensembles, the show presented by Monaco Tourism that featured Sanjay Garg’s label Raw Mango added a fun element with motifs that created fashionable ‘Monkey Business’ for trend setters. The monkey motif literally stole the show as the images appeared on the saris and garments.
This association of Monaco Tourism with Raw Mango blended in perfectly well, as both brands reflect a perfect amalgamation of traditional glory with a modern touch. Monaco offers an enchanting blend of history, culture, arts and fashion. Prestigious labels in haute couture, perfumes and jewellery are located here. In the heart of the city-state is the famous Cercle d’Or which houses luxury brands stores while the alleys of the old town are home to street merchants who display typical souvenirs. Some of the key shopping centres are the galleries of the Métropole shopping centre, the Allées Lumières, or the Fontvielle Shopping Centre.
The show which was attended by the well-known faces of the fashion industry including Indian television host Mini Mathur and famous theatre & film artist Tisca Chopra. The show was designed so as to reflect the latest collection of Sanjay Garg not only as a fashion statement garment, but also inhibited art and style for which Monaco is famous.
Designer Sanjay Garg, said, “We are delighted to partner with Monaco Tourism for our Lakme Fashion Week Winter / Festive 2016 garment presentation. Monaco, as a destination has a long history celebrating design and heritage, which is close to our hearts as well. As sponsors of LFW, they are promoting cross cultural dialogues and supporting India’s design community – a wonderful initiative.”
About Lakmé Fashion Week
Lakmé Fashion Week is jointly organized by Lakmé, the No.1 cosmetics and beauty services brand in India and IMG Reliance Pvt. Ltd., leaders in sports, fashion and entertainment marketing and management.
Lakmé Fashion Week has been conceived and created with a vision to “Redefine the future of fashion and Integrate India into the global fashion world.” Lakmé Fashion Week is organized twice every year. Lakmé Fashion Week Winter / Festive 2016 will be held from August 24 – August 28, 2016 at St. Regis Mumbai.
For further information, log on to www.Lakméfashionweek.co.in .
Lakmé, is India’s no.1 color cosmetics and leading premium skincare brand from Hindustan Unilever Ltd. Lakmé has been the pioneer of the make-up and color cosmetics in India since 1952 by launching numerous trend leading and high performance products. Combining international cosmetic technology with an in-depth understanding of the Indian woman’s needs, Lakmé offers women a comprehensive beauty experience through its extensive product portfolio as well as contemporary services at Lakmé Salons, India’s no.1 salon chain.
About IMG Reliance
IMG Reliance Pvt Ltd., is an equal joint venture between Reliance Industries Limited (RIL), India’s largest and most recognized private sector company, and IMG Worldwide (IMG), global leaders in sports, events, media and fashion. The joint venture company will develop, market and manage sports, fashion and entertainment in India. Its current assets include India’s premier fashion event, Lakmé Fashion Week, Indian Super League and South Asia’s only ATP World Tour event, the Chennai Open. IMGR, having recently ventured into Talent Management, represents Leander Paes, Rohit Sharma and Hardik Pandya for worldwide management and marketing representation. IMGR have partnered with All India Football Association (AIFF) and Basketball Federation of Indian (BFI) to popularize and promote the two sports throughout India, from the grassroots to the professional level.
Monaco lies on France’s Mediterranean coastline and is home to glitzy casinos, yacht-lined harbour and the prestigious Grand Prix race, which runs through Monaco’s streets once a year. Monte Carlo, its major district, has an elegant belle époque casino complex, ornate opera house and luxe hotels, boutiques, nightclubs and French and Italian restaurants. It is one of the world’s most desirable seaside destinations, popular with the world’s elite and famous for having 300 days of sunshine a year and mild temperatures. The mix of luxurious accommodation and family restaurants make Monte Carlo a popular destination.