For all plus size aspiring model here’s a good chance
Put your best foot forward and display your poise and confidence to walk on the Lakme Fashion Week runaway.
For all those plus size people who wants to put their best foot forward and display their poise and confidence and walk on the Lakmé Fashion Week runway, here’s a good chance to make it. The Plus Size Store in collaboration with ace designer, Wendell Rodricks is to design a new Autumn Winter collection which will be showcased at the upcoming Lakmé Fashion Week Winter/Festive 2017.
The Plus Size Model Auditions is to take place on Friday, 23rd June in Mumbai at The St. Regis, Lower Parel; 9:30 am– 11:00 am. The auditions will be judged by an eminent panel including Curvy International Model and Body Positive Advocate – Liza Golden-Bhojwani, Fashion Designer – Wendell Rodricks; CEO, aLL– The Plus Size Store – Hetal Kotak, Fashion and Lifestyle Consultant – Neeraj Gaba, Head of Innovations, Lakmé – Purnima Lamba and Vice President and Head of Fashion, IMG Reliance, Jaspreet Chandok. Winners of the audition will get an exclusive mentoring session with Liza Golden-Bhojwani.
Whereas the preceding modeling experience is welcome, it is not obligatory. All self-assured plus-sized women and men (waist 34”upwards for women & 40”upwards for men) are invited to come forward. Dress in black. Women are advised to carry their own stilettos/heels.
Commenting on the biggest show, the world-class designer, Wendell Rodricks said, that as a designer known to embrace all body shapes, he is delighted to be with aLL this season at Lakmé Fashion Week.His strong belief is that ‘Fashion democracy’ and Fashion should be for everyone; irrespective of no age, colour, size or shape. At the aLL show he intends to break all the myths about colours and shapes for voluptuous figures”
Jaspreet Chandok, Vice President and Head of Fashion, IMG Reliance also added by saying, “The focus towards inclusivity as a conversation on the Lakmé Fashion Week stage continues with this exciting collaboration between Wendell Rodricks and aLL- The Plus Size Store. Creating collaborations between retail stores and designers also enhances the business of fashion by reaching out to a larger consumer base and we are very happy to have enabled it.
Sanjay M Bhaire
(The author is Editor-In-Chief, Across States)
Latest News Updates
Subscribe to our News Updates in Email: