Manish Malhotra to raise the curtain on LFW

Last Updated: Thu, Jul 25, 2013 15:04 hrs

Mumbai, July 25 (IBNS) Lakme' Fashion Week (LFW) Winter/Festive 2013 will present India's glamour icon Manish Malhotra as the opening designer.

Manish will kick start the season on Aug 22, at Grand Hyatt, Mumbai, a day prior to the fashion week scheduled from Aug 23 to 27.

Manish will display a fresh line in a scintillating opening show on his home ground at LFW WF 2013.

A Bollywood costume designer, a stylist, a couturier - Manish Malhotra has successfully established himself as a multi-faceted designer over the years and has emerged as industry's go-to-person for celebrities and fashion icons in India and around the world.

With Manish's glamorous opening and Sabyasachi Mukherjee's royal finale; the coming season of Lakme' Fashion Week Winter/Festive 2013 is all set to be a memorable week in fashion.

"This season of Lakme' Fashion Week promises to be outstanding. Manish Malhotra is one of the country's most sought after designers and a name to reckon with in the fashion industry and we are honoured to have him as the opening designer for this coming season," said Saket Dhankar, Head-Fashion, IMG Reliance.

"This opening show, along with a strong list of celebrated designers, will truly epitomize the grandeur of the nation's biggest fashion and trade event," said Dhankar.

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