Manish Malhotra to rais the curtain on Lakmé Fashion Week 2013

Mumbai: Lakmé Fashion Week Winter/Festive 2013 to present India’s glamor icon Manish Malhotra as the opening designer. Manish will kick start the season on 22nd August 2013, at Grand Hyatt, Mumbai, a day prior to the fashion week scheduled from 23rd to 27th August 2013.

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

“This season of Lakmé 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. 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,” shares Saket Dhankar, Head-Fashion, IMG Reliance.