The seventh version of India Seaside Trend Week (IBFW), which is about to start from Sunday, might be paying homage to late designer Wendell Rodricks, who handed away in February this yr after extended sickness, the occasion’s organisers mentioned on Thursday. The IBFW-Resort version 2020 to be held nearly may also function new collections of designers Ken Ferns and Nidhi Munim.
“I am glad that regardless of Wendell’s demise, now we have been in a position to ship a few of his clothes to IBFW Resort Edit digital,” Rodrick’s associate Jerome Marrel mentioned in a press release.
Wendell’s trademark minimalist fashion and his resort assortment might be showcased as a part of the digital occasion and can function among the final items created by the late designer, as a part of a tribute by the organisers of the occasion.
“It’s a enormous problem to maneuver from such a grand and profitable on-ground format to a digital one because the content material must be tremendous partaking and thrilling for the viewers. However this may solely assist increase the bar. We’re excited to have many new audiences on this attention-grabbing format!” IBFW founder Pallav Ojha mentioned.
In its new digital avatar, celebrities and stylists to style fans and viewers will now get a front-row seat to some explosive style from Goa’s beautiful shores together with “progressive new showcase of one of the best resort and seaside put on in India”, the assertion mentioned.
Designer Ken Ferns is scheduled to showcase his assortment ‘The Fernweh Extension’ impressed by completely different tribes from all over the world, whereas designer Nidhi Munim’s assortment of consolation clothes with a sustainable contact might be additionally featured.
“Our new assortment aThe Sunshine’ is impressed by the extreme 80s, with a burst of neon blended in monochromes so as to add a spunk of positivity in these altering occasions. I am really grateful to IBFW for including some enjoyable and style in our lives,” Munim mentioned.
Rodricks handed away at his dwelling in Colvale village in Goa on the age of 59.
(With IANS Inputs)
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