Rajesh Pratap Singh to open AIFW Autumn-Winter 2015
New Delhi: The Amazon India Fashion Week celebrates its silver jubilee in the latest edition from March 25-29, 2015 at Pragati Maidan, New Delhi. To give an explosive beginning, the undisputed prince of textiles and minimalism, celebrated designer Rajesh Pratap Singh will set the mood for the five-day extravaganza.
Known to be a frontrunner in the fashion sphere, Rajesh has stuck to his Indian roots, while blending modernity with traditional techniques, making his ensembles, not just ideal for a discerning global woman, but setting the bar high for greenhorns to emulate.
Announcing the participation of the veteran designer, Sunil Sethi, President, Fashion Design Council of India said, “The FDCI is honored to announce Rajesh Pratap Singh as the opening designer for the AIFW-AW’15. His creative genius resonates deeply with the audience and his understated design aesthetic has always been applauded. Singh’s collection will elevate the India Fashion Week and lend a credible voice to the design spectrum.”
Talking about the show, Rajesh Pratap Singh said, “We are looking forward to opening the India Fashion Week this year. Amazon’s coming on board would give a much-needed shot in the arm to the industry; this association is bound to further expose designers and craftsmen to the strengths and realities of doing business in the digital world. I am sure that my colleagues in the fraternity would whole-hardheartedly support this partnership, keeping in mind, the boom in the online space.”