Monday 26, Oct 2020, Delhi (India)
One of India’s foremost couturiers, Suneet Varma is a name that immortalizes glamour and timeless style. After getting his degree from Europe in 1986, he went on to work with renowned couturier Yves Saint Laurent in Paris. Meticulous craftsmanship, a strong design sensibility and undying love for sartorial research and the latest in fashion, the label exudes fantasy, sexy sophistication and unadulterated femininity for the woman of today.
The Ace designer closed the Day 3 of Lotus Make-up India Fashion Week SS’20 on a high note as he presented his first-ever luxury travel destination collection! The collection celebrated the mystery of discovering new and exciting destinations. The princess at the ball in a spectacular yet modern setting was the overriding theme of the show. There were 4 groups of 20 pieces which were shown in a dramatic and glamorous ramp setting!
High on mirror and sequence work, the collections included silhouettes like ensembles, skirts, lehengas, separates and sarees.For the show, presented by Ebixcash, the designer experimented with pastels, neons, blues, black and metallic colours.The dresses featured a heavy dash of embellished hand embroidery.
Indian cricket legend Kapil Dev was among the prestigious list of guests who attended the showcase.
Associations with some of the strongest international brands make him a designer whose forte goes beyond a uni-dimensional profile. The only international designer with Judith Leiber, the world’s most renowned luxury brand for bejeweled handbags, Suneet has garnered great success and appreciation worldwide. ‘Suneet Varma for Judith Leiber’ minaudières are now being retailed across the world at the Judith Leiber boutiques in Los Angeles, Miami, Paris, Tokyo along with Harods in London and Bergdoff Goodman in New York.
Every season, his collection is unveiled at the Vandome Fair in Paris. His signature bags are carried by the ‘Sex and the City’ star Sarah Jessica Parker and Hollywood divas Mariah Carey and Jenifer Lopez. His designs are also very popular amongst the leading ladies of Bollywood, like Aishwarya Rai, Priyanka Chopra, Kangna Ranaut, Preity Zinta and are featured on the International and Indian red carpet.
Retailing exclusively in Delhi and Mumbai, Suneet Varma’s collections are also featured in different multi designer stores in Delhi, Mumbai, Dubai, Chennai, Bangalore, and Chandigarh.The face of different lifestyle brands, Suneet has helped create some of the most iconic and luxurious identities in India.
Apart from Suneet Varma, many other renowned designers showcased their esteemed collections on the runway, including names like – Payal Jain, Dolly J, Bhumika Sharma, and Mahima Mahajan among others.
The Fashion Design Council of India (FDCI) commenced with their Lotus Make-up India Fashion Week, in association with EbixCash, Spring-Summer 2020 from October 9 to 12, 2019. Almost 100 designers are showcasing their path-breaking collections at LMIFW SS’20 on the runway and through stalls. The theme this season, #MyFashionMyTribe, reflects the reality of the fashion world, which is like an extended family.