FDCI X Lakmé Fashion Week returns to Mumbai, to be held in October


The next season of FDCI X Lakmé Fashion Week (LFW) will be held on the ground in Mumbai from October 12-16, organizers announced on Monday.

The fashion week is a collaboration between LFW – jointly organized by Lakmé & RISE Worldwide – and the Fashion Design Council of India (FDCI).

Earlier in March, the fashion gala was staged for the first time in New Delhi as opposed to its traditional location in Mumbai, keeping safety measures and regulations in mind.

Sunil Sethi, President of FDCI, said he is looking forward to the next edition.

“The return to a physical format of FDCI X Lakmé Fashion Week in Delhi was a welcome change from the hybrid editions of the past two years. This gave designers the chance to show their creativity up close and personal with the public. “With the same energy from the success of the previous season, we are happy to announce that the event will be back for its next physical showcase in the month of October. Keeping the spirit of the collaboration between FDCI and Lakmé Fashion Week, we are very happy to bring the event to Mumbai. This edition, like previous ones, will continue to transcend geographic boundaries and welcome a mix of designers from across the country,” Sethi said in a statement. Sumati Mattu, Head of Innovations at Lakmé, said fashion extravagance has always fostered a community that drives innovation as well as growth and the upcoming season will certainly set new benchmarks.

”The March 2022 all-physical edition of FDCI X Lakmé Fashion Week was a showcase of the courage and determination of Lakmé, RISE and FDCI to help the beauty and fashion community navigate the new normal. , to put his best foot forward. We are extremely happy to announce the return of the next edition of the event to Mumbai, following a glorious showcase in New Delhi…” added Mattu.

According to Jaspreet Chandok, Head of RISE Fashion & Lifestyle, the team has received “tremendous appreciation and support” from the industry for bringing back the all-physical edition of FDCI X Lakmé Fashion Week in March to New Delhi. ”That said, we are already focused on building an even stronger lineup for the next edition of the event, to be held in Mumbai in October 2022. ” Just like the previous season, the next edition will bring together the best of both physical and digital worlds, providing various stakeholders in the fashion community with a world-class platform to showcase their creativity. We look forward to sharing more details about our plans for the next edition soon,’ Chandok said.

Fashion week has been held in a hybrid format for the past two editions amid the COVID-19 pandemic.

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