Report- Khadi Fashion Show
Institute of Fashion Technology (IFT) IPS Academy conducted ‘Khadi Fashion Show’ under the joint aegis of Khadi Gramodhyog, Ministry of MSME, Govt. of India and Textile Association of India (TAI) MP Unit in Khadi Bazaar- 2021 exhibition at Urban Haat, Indore on Dec 12th 2021 on the occasion of Azadi ka Amrit Mahotsav.
The guests included Dr Rajneesh Shrivastava, Additional Collector, Deputy Commissioner (Revenue), Indore Division, Indore; Shri B P S Parihar, Deputy Commissioner of Police, Indore & Dr Vivek Gawde, writer, Mahatma Gandhi Awardee.
The inaugural was done by Dr Vivek Gawde & Ms Preity Sarva, Principal, IFT IPS Academy.
The students of IFT showcased the Khadi garments sponsored by the available national-repute stalls in the fair. Students showcased the garments in four rounds; in first round the students showcased the Tussar silk, hand painted saree in a very different way. The second round was the pride of India, Khadi kurta in which male models wearing kurta, Kashmiri shawl and jacket walked the ramp in a very creative way. The third round was the Drapping round in which the female models drapped Tussar silk with Dabu & Nandna print Dupatta teamed with jeans and top. The forth and the last round was for female models in which they presented Khadi kurta & Khadi pants and kaftans. Thus the show created awareness about Khadi among the youth. The show was praised by guests, other dignitaries and by the audience also.
Mr. Ashok Veda, Chairman, TAI – Central along with the other Office Bearers of TAI – M. P. Unit handled the administrative part of the event apart from the KVIC. TAI MP Unit sponsored the food for all. The TAI dignitaries volunteered the dinner.