After a hiatus of four years, the renowned fashion designer Rohit Bal will yet again bring down the curtains with the grand finale at the Lakmé Fashion Week Summer/Resort 2016, to be held fromMarch 30th to April 3rd at the St. Regis, Mumbai. He had last presented the finale show in 2012, and is back for his second innings as Grand Finale designer at LFW Summer/Resort 2016. Reportedly, Rohit will work closely with Lakmé make-up experts to create stellar looks for the runway.
Commenting about the association, Rohit Bal said, “Great to be back again! Always a pleasure to work with the Lakmé team. The most incredible part about doing Lakmé Fashion Week is the Carte Blanche the designer is given. A complete and uninterrupted creative flow is what Lakmé has given me. That in itself makes doing the Finale precious and priceless. Am thrilled to be given this opportunity.”
Purnima Lamba, Head of Innovation at Lakmé said, “For the Lakme grand finale in summer 2016, we are thrilled to collaborate with the avant garde Rohit Bal to lend his unique interpretation to Lakmé’s fashion vision. For the first time this season, we will be unveiling a new skin care range at LFW, along with make-up. We look forward to Lakme’s trend statement rendition into couture by Rohit Bal, and the new beauty trends from the Lakmé Fashion Week runway.”
About Lakmé Fashion Week
Lakmé Fashion Week (LFW) is jointly organized by Lakmé, and IMG Reliance, which are into sports and entertainment event marketing and management. LFW is organized twice every year. Lakmé Fashion Week Summer/Resort 2015 will be held from March 30 – April 3, 2016 at St. Regis, Mumbai. In addition to leveraging Unilever’s worldwide expertise, Lakmé also partners with the leading cosmetic house Milan-basedIntercos Italia, Schwann Stabilo Germany and Paris-based Fiabila. Combining international cosmetic technology with an in-depth understanding of the Indian woman’s needs, Lakmé also offers its consumers a comprehensive beauty experience through its products and services at the Lakmé Salons and Studios.
About IMG Reliance:
IMG Reliance Pvt Ltd., is an equal joint venture between Reliance Industries Limited (RIL), and IMG Worldwide (IMG), the sports marketing and management company. The joint venture company will develop, market and manage sports and entertainment in India. Its current assets include India’s premier fashion event, Lakmé Fashion Week and South Asia’s only ATP World Tour event, the Aircel Chennai Open. IMG Reliance has entered agreements with the Basketball Federation of India (BFI) to create a new professional basketball league and manage all aspects of the commercial rights to the game in India and the All India Football Federation (AIFF), to improve, popularize and promote the game of football throughout India, from the grassroots to the professional level. IMG Reliance has also created a scholarship program to identify and train talented young Indians from sports including – basketball, soccer and tennis-at IMG’s world-class sports training facilities at IMG Academies in Bradenton, Florida.
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