The 1st edition of “Global Fashion and Design Week Noida 2017” was flagged off at Marwah Studio Complex, Film City, Noida. The idea was to promote the fashion and design education, to support the fashion and design fraternity, to create awareness of national and international designers and their works, to uplift the standard of fashion and design industry and to create synergy between fashion-Design and other industries.
A “3-day Fashion and Design extravaganza” was there from 13th to 15th April 2017 for which Sandeep Marwah, the renowned Media personality was designated as the Festival President. The festival witnessed Fashion Designers from all over India and from all parts of the World. Indo Wales Creative Forum, Indo Nigerian Film Association, Indo Peru Film And Cultural Forum, Indo Polish Film Association, Indo Romanian Film And Cultural Forum, Indo Hungarian Film Association had also came forward to support this “First Global Fashion And design Week Noida”.
The Festival Director Sandeep Marwah said “Apart from these we have received confirmation from over thirty other Film & Cultural Forums of their association with this event. Indeed the First Global Fashion and Design Week Noida 2017” is an international event of a grand stature. Such an initiative has been taken for the first time where schools, colleges, fashion and design fraternity, film and television fraternity, fashion consultants, designers, fashion shows from more than 25 countries of the World are participating,”.
International Film and Television Club, International Film And television Research Centre, International Public Broadcasting Forum, International Children’s Film Forum, and International Women’s Film Forum also ensemble the event with their participation in the first Global Fashion and Design Week.
The AEG President Sandeep Marwah explains about the qualification of the festival which makes it famous and memorable. “First, every festival needs consistency and continuity. We are organizing it for the first time and we are pledged to organize the same in all the years to come, as we are maintaining our consistency in other festivals we celebrate as well. We are expecting a footfall of around 15,000 people in three days. This festival, with participation from so many countries, had become a flagship for all other festivals and it will become the base for bringing love and affection in the world through the spirit of Fashion and Design.”
Exhibitions on Painting, Jewellery, Interior and Photography were the part of the show. Moreover, Seminars and Workshops were held on various current issues from the cosmos of Fashion and Design world for the sake of academic pursuit. Fashion shows and Cultural events captivated the audience by their mesmerizing dedication. The screening of Fashion related Films was one of the major highlights of the festival.
The event was a step to promote holistic development and inclusive growth across the entire world through the wheels of secularism, humanity and integrity fueled by Fashion, Design & fabric world comprised of different textures, colors and designs.
Some of the eminent guests who graced the event were –
Ashraf khan – Love School participant
Shekhar sharma fashion photographer
Nancy Miglani – makeup artist
Mahip Marwah – Model Actor and Former Splitsvilla Finalist
Sahil Bajaj – Bollywood and Corporate Emcee
Dennis Nagpal & Shubham Mathur – Casting directors of reality shows like Spiltsvilla, Love School, Emotional Atyachar, BigBoss
Venus jain Entreprenuer
Deepinder – Designer
Rinkoo Shroff – Designer
Vikkie Anand – Hair & Beauty Expert
Sumita Dass – Educationist and Social Entrepreneur
Rahuul J – Event and Media Expert
Swati Modo – Shoe Designer
Anuj Lalwani – Fashion Stylist