“Fashion is about something that comes from within you”- Ralph Lauren
With a purpose to mark a distinguish deviation among a remarkable trendsetter and any random commoner trend follower, as every year Femina provided a platform to 16 young and aspiring models to showcase their ravishing appearance on the ramp of VLCC Femina Style Diva, 2016 held on the 31st March in the engaging 7 star property The Westin, Gurgaon. The event styled by BIBA and presented by Maruti Suzuki, it was an awe moment when I received an extended invitation for the glamorous eve. that couldn’t let me deny to participate in such a glitzy affair as it would become my first red carpet moment for which general mass customarily get familiar either from social media or from idiot box in their routine lives.
A Page3 event where these sparkling spirits from divergent qualifications background rubbed their shoulders together in the means of unveiling their prominent confidence on the same platform with corresponding desire by having their eyes on the crown. They all set the ramp on fire during 3 rounds- 1st one showcased Spring Summer Collection presented by Kazo (their western wear partner), Casio watches (their elegance partner). 2nd round left the audience mesmerized as it was the ethnic round presented by BIBA (style partner of the event), and the final round consisted of evening styling, done by famous Namrata Joshipura.
For me it’s like a dream comes true when after getting down the car accompanied by my spouse, straight in front of the entrance we walked on red carpet and posed for the camera just like an any other Bollywood star. I witnessed few of the richest masses in the troupe of invitees in front of my eyes sharing their part of chuckle in the air. Among, couple of other benefits associated with social media invites, one of dominant one is that you can capture interesting object closely from any distance and that’s all I needed.
Jury panel treasured with the eminent names likes Boxer Vijendra Singh, Bollywood attractive actress Huma Qureshi, designer Gaurav Gupta, Animesh– GM Westin Sohna Resorts and Spa, Femina Editor Tanya Chaitanya who quizzed all top selected models who were confidently posing for shutter bugs while answering the renowned cricket commentator Samir Kochhar (the person who took the ownership of anchoring that binds the audience with his chucklesome talks.
Since I clasped over my senses (not literally, just in fashion means) I fall in love with magazine Femina as it does not only illustrate all those informative articles beneficial for today’s modern educated women but moreover I got much fascinated with those attractive advertisements on those shiny smooth papers. I can bet no fashion lover could afford to miss such gorgeous feast of this gleaming dusk. Contestant’s five days of hard work had been supervisioned by famous model Nayonika Chatterjee to take their style avatars to the next levels which is a must require in grooming path of any model.
Voguish singer Aditi Singh Sharma illuminated the show by her glorious performance. Winners of the title were: Ms. Sana Dua, First runner up Shreya Mahan and Nivedita Sharma grabbed the second runner up title. Overall I had a gala time, let the pictures define you the glory and the glimpse of the captivating evening.