Jalandhar: Student organization ‘Altiora’ at Lovely Professional University (LPU) organized three-day ‘Ardour Fashion Week 2017’ for National Model and Designer Hunt at LPU campus, where First Indian to win ‘Mr World’ Title Rohit Khandelwal forwarded Modelling & Designing Tips to LPU Students. On this occasion 14 ace international and national models, designers & fashion bloggers, including Mr Khandelwal, Glamanand Super Model Akanksha Dhiman, Mr India World 2016 Vishnu Raj Menon, judged 300+ participants from across India. Under unanimous decision of them, Mr & Miss of the show were declared, both of whom were awarded with cash prizes worth Rs One Lakh.
Set as replica of National & International fabulous fashion shows like NYFW, LFW, PFW and more at Shanti Devi Mittal Auditorium of the university, the show witnessed 20 Italian, Russian international models along with LPU students walking on the ramp for creative displays. LPU Students of Fashion Technology & Designing learnt all about fashion marketing, merchandising, styling; textile & costume designing; and, fashion development. Addressing LPU students, Mr World Rohit Khandelwal asked them to always keep fashion passion live within them and said: “Just remember single liner- you are the creator of your own journey.”
The stage was set to feature new collections of casuals, formal wears, trend-setters and more. The show showcased creation of emerging designers from LPU School of Fashion Technology and other brands’ designs prevalent in the vogue. Over 150 ensembles, inventively crafted by the participating designers, were judged by top national designers including Mrs Sonu Gandhi, Dhruv Bandwal, Farzana, and Siddarth K Kakkar. Showstoppers of the show remained Glamanand Super Model Akanksha Dhiman, Mr India World 2016 Vishnu Raj Menon, Miss Asia Pacific World India Anukriti Gusain, Miss Tourism International India 2016 Natasha Singh Chauhan, MTV Actress Bebo Memon, and Mr Dellywood 2016 Paramvir Cheema. International Ace Choreographer Shie Lobo (MTV fame) had choreographed the show. Mumbai based famous fashion models & bloggers Malvika Billa and Ayushi Dhamija covered the enchanting details of the show.
On this occasion, Chairman of the Lovely Group Mr Ramesh Mittal, Vice- Chairman Mr Naresh Mittal, LPU Chancellor Mr Ashok Mittal, Pro Chancellor Mrs. Rashmi Mittal, and Director General Er HR Singla were also present. Feeling happy on seeing the organizational skills of LPU students, Chancellor Mr Mittal said: “Such a professional exposure will certainly add more confidence into our students to scale the global success. I anticipate that through such conductions the related benefits like glamour, fame, success may come students’ way in the run of life. I wish a very bright career to all the participating students.” Some of the organizing students of the show, Neelanjana (B Sc Airlines & Tourism), B Tech Mechanical Engineering students Shivam, Yugesh, Pushpender Dubey and BBA student Mayank said: “This participation has made us knowledgeable towards latest trends and traditions prevalent in Fashion Industry. We have indeed learnt much for our career through this valuable conduction which was no doubt quite away from our professional engineering and management programmers.”