The event was held on 4th June 2013 at AIFD campus, Clifton Karachi. ASIAN INSTITUTE OF FASHION DESIGN organized the “FASHION CRIT” for the final year students to exhibit their thesis project at the end of the Bachelor (HONS) program.
Since more than a decade, ASIAN INSTITUTE of FAHION DESIGN is producing graduates, it is an exclusive unique training centre of professional excellence and technical competence, providing their students a competitive edge in the market by minimizing the gap between theory and practice. There are many leading and well known designers in the country and abroad who are the degree holder from AIFD.
To explore the creative side of the students and before the end of the Bachelor (HONS) program AIFD want to groom and educate students all the theoretical and practical approaches, and for this purpose the showcase of fashion collection display was organized. Each student has researched and developed their themes with their own inspirations developing 5 garments at the end of the last year of their Bachelor (HONS) program. Each student will be presenting their work in detail based of the latest international trends forecasted in the fashion and textile industry.
The work done by the students proved that they were confident and aware about their limitations work standards and need of the consumer. The AIFD students have worked on their collection for the last one year. Finally the collection presented for summer 2013 was a statement of finesse, which is technically executed into aesthetically sound garments.
21 students participated at “FASHION CRIT” and each student was provided an independent enclosure for the display of their collection/dresses. The stalls gave a look as the Top/seasoned designers are showcasing their garments. The following 21 are the upcoming designers/participant.
ABEL EMANEUL, FAIZ ROOHANI, SARAH PASHA, RIDA JUNAID, ENAS AMIN, HINA BATOOL, MARIAM AHMED, MEHRUNNISA, M.RAHIMUDDIN, MUZNA SHAUKAT, NABIA FAHIM, NOOR-E-HIRA, PAIKER RAZA, RUBAB ASHIQ, SHIRMEEN, SUMERAHANIF, SUMERA KANWAL, SYED HUSSAIN RAZA, TOOBA AZIZ, WALEED AHMED and ZAINAB ABID.
To give the authenticity and make the AIFD Bachelor (HONS) program more and more acceptable all over world, the renowned personalities from the Media and Fashion Industry MR. SOHAIL JAVED, MADAM TEHMINA KHALID and MADAM SADIA KAUSAR were invited to critique on the student garments design, aesthetics, technicality and execution.
In the end MADAM NIDA KHURRAM (head of department, fashion design AIFD) wish the students with the following words.
“I wish all the best to my students and wish them for a brighter future in this industry, each one of them is highly skilled, competitive and energetic.”
The event was managed by CATWALK and PR handled by CATALYST PR & MARKETING.