Student designers of SFTD showcase their creations at IRFW 2012
Candolim, December 2012: Young and talented student designers of Rachana Sansad – SFTD (School of Fashion & Textile Design)enthralled the audience with their breathtaking designs that spelt oomph and high octane glamour at India Resort fashion Week, 2012.
This unique showcase of creativity encompassed the efforts of 30 students divided in 2 groups portraying their conceptual collection conveying their design thoughts. Drawing inspiration from various facets of nature and painting it on lovely fabrics, Rachana Sansad students raised the bar of IRFW 2012 this year too. The exclusivity of institutions’ participation in IRFW 2012, is young designers involving in Fashion Forecast. A dedicated team of 15 students worked on the same with expertise’s personal guidance on the subject with Neha Asthana principal of SFTD. Fashion Forecast is a scientific research of studying current fashion trends, and various other elements influencing life of people (economy, any major event, war etc.) Rachana Sansad, School of Fashion & Textile Design is the only college in entire country who works on future portfolios and understanding of entire universe of Fashion Forecasting. They also project best trends for Resort line internationally four seasons ahead….!!
Some of the breathtaking collections showcased were Dawn to Dusk Street of Africa, Ocean Distortion & TeaPot induced by character of life and nature. Dawn to dusk was inspired by gradation of colors from day-break to dawn (i.e; sun rise to sun set). The beautiful lounge wear collection depicted a perfect blend of serenity with an accurate balance of glamour & spark to an individual dressing where as Street of Africa stimulated streets and culture of Africa consisting of geometric and jungle prints. The color palette used was Neon adding the dash of lime to the summer leisure & street wear. The cuts were smart, easy fit for travelling, street wear or a casual party. The Teapot collection showed an upmarket girl who flaunted her daddy’s money, who’s very girly like puppy love girl, who loves cupcakes, who’s very sophisticated who loves to go to high tea parties while the Ocean Distortion was a compilation of 16 unique creations on beachwear. The inspiration was strongly emitting the characteristics and phases of the tidal oceanic currents, making it a spirited, free, encompassing, evolving and enigmatic in nature. Chiffons were used to incorporate the exactly to replicate the oceanic waves. Hence majorly used.
The audiences were seen cheering up the students for their remarkable job at IRFW 2012!