Pearl Portfolio - Future of Fashion
New Delhi, March 7, 2018: Continuing the association with Fashion Design Council of India (FDCI), students of the Pearl Academy, on March 18th, will get an opportunity to showcase their talent at the Amazon India Fashion Week in association with Nexa Autumn Winter 2018 at the Jawaharlal Nehru Stadium in the capital. Almost 300 graduating students from all campuses of Pearl Academy will be participating in this annual event by the FDCI.
Pearl students are working on myriad concepts drawinginspiration from tribal art, cultural songs of their state and some intriguingaspects of society that gives them a creative impetus. While some of the themesfocus on sustainability and environment, others are making use ofunconventional materials in designing garments and few others are inspired byIndian craft techniques.
Professor Nandita Abraham, CEO, Pearl Academy said, “AmazonIndia Fashion Week is the most celebrated fashion event in the country.Students from Pearl get the fabulous opportunity to showcase their talent alongwith stalwarts of the design space. Our students have been working tirelesslyover the last few months to make sure their collections stand out. This is anamazing experience and it boosts their confidence as they prepare to step intothe industry.”
President FDCI, Sunil Sethi commented, “Studentsare the future of tomorrow as they are brimming with a newperspective, which is fresh and not jaded. We at FDCI believe in the power ofideas and that’s what makes a huge difference in the way we will be looking atdesign in years to come. I wish Pearl students a trajectory that is starspangled with achievements and may this chance, catapult them to fame.”