Kochi: Temperatures are set to soar in the city this weekend! An impressive line-up of glamorous models from across the country has converged on Kochi to showcase the best of bridal collections by renowned designers at the eighth edition of m4marry wedding fair which begins at the Le Meridien convention center here on Friday.
The opening day will feature the vibrant wedding collections by Bollywood’s ace designer Vikram Phadnis.
The collections by Phadnis will be showcased between on Friday evening, the organizers said.
The inauguration of the online wedding store of m4marry, the premier matrimonial portal in Kerala, and an exhibition of matrimonial and match-making service providers are the highlights of the inaugural day.
The main sponsor of the three-day event is Kaytra, a venture of noted hair stylist and make-up artist Ambika Pillai, while the co-sponsors are Asten Realtors, KLM Axiva Finvest, and BMW.
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Phadnis is the dream designer of Bollywood. He has worked his magic on several big names in tinsel town including Amitabh Bachchan, Aishwarya Rai, Salman Khan, Kareena Kapoor and Priyanka Chopra among others. His also the favorite designer of many cricket stars in the country.
Some of the latest designs by Phadnis, who has completed 25 years in the industry, will be on display in Kochi, the organizers said. It will have the Vikram Phadnis touch of glamour, color and opulence, and will catch the eye of brides who are ready to embrace refreshing experiments, they added.
An array of country’s top models including Noyonika Chatterjee, Surelee Joseph, Hemangi Parthe, Lakshmi Rana, Kanishtha Dhankar, Soni Kaur, E. Diana, Arshia Ahuja, Diva Dhawan, and Meenakshi Rathore will scorch the ramp displaying unique collections of haute couture. These models will sport the latest collections of Sunny Diamonds, the jewellery partner of the fashion extravaganza.
The second day’s main attraction will be a fashion show by Manish Arora, who is regarded as one of the most inspiring contemporary designers in the world on Friday.
The grand finale fashion show, scheduled for Sunday, will be conducted under the supervision of Tarun Tahiliani, a famous designer of wedding dresses and bridal outfits.
Entry for general visitors will be allowed between 3 p.m. to 9 p.m. on all three days. The entry to fashion shows has been restricted to passholders.
Stay tuned for the detailed coverage of the event.