Held on Feb 16th, 2010 |
Designer: Ali Xeeshan
Ali Xeeshan’s fashion week couture collection is entitled "The (Lost Romance) by Ali Xeeshan". Inspired by days of yore while keeping the political and social scenario in mind.
“My inspiration is drawn from the dust of horses’ hooves. Swordsmen and Archers marching across the field. Honor and the stature of royalty… The woman of tradition wears aatishi gulabi with a tikka of Kohinoor. It’s the Nawab Zadi in the dazzling sun, bare footed, spreading the khushbu of Itar. Humming as mithoo, flirting in her own style. The enlightened crystal elegance in the moonlight.”
fashion week couture collection is entitled “The (Lost Romance) by Ali Xeeshan”. Inspired by days of yore while keeping the political and social scenario in mind, the designer
has chosen a brilliant and bright colour palette to reflect his belief of Pakistan being a nation of colours, carnivals and celebrations. Expect both menswear and womenswear
at fashion week
is a graduate of the Pakistan Institute of Fashion Design
and holds an honours degree in couture and an award for the best collection from his institute. While predominantly a couturier focusing on formal and bridal wear
, Ali has also diversified into a diffusion Prêt a Porter line, a formal collection for men and a complete range of accessories. Ali’s signature style can be found in his use of unusual colour shades and high end luxurious fabrics merged with unconventional embellishment techniques in both traditional and contemporary cuts.