Interior Design Students of Inter National Institute of Fashion Design (INIFD), the largest network of Design Institutes designed sets of leading fashion designer shows during the recently concluded FDCI x Lakme Fashion Week. INIFD is the only student body that gives its interior design students an opportunity at India’s most coveted fashion week.
INIFD for the last 6 seasons has been providing its interior design students with a direct chance to design sets of designer shows, at the prestigious Lakme Fashion Week where eminent Designers like Manish Malhotra, Sabyasachi, Tarun Tahiliani, JJ Valaya & more, unveil their collections.
The 5 INIFD Interior Design students worked with the team of FDCI x Lakme Fashion Week throughout the 5 Day Event, Simran Badani of INIFD Indore, Vishnu Priya of INIFD Patna, Samruddhi Mewada of INIFD Pune Koregaon Park, Rachana Dinesh Nayak of INIFD Panvel, Vinita Shewakramani of INIFD Ajmer designed sets for the top Fashion Designers during this premier fashion and lifestyle event of India.
INIFD Interior Designers exhibited their design skills by translating the theme into a uniquely designed venue while understanding the need of the designer and the entire set elevating the synergy in harmony to create a perfect ambience for a successful show.
Mr Anil Khosla, Global CEO of INIFD said, “INIFD is the only Design institute in India which gives chance to its existing students to design sets at the official, world-renowned Lakme Fashion Week, direct from their classrooms these designers showcase their creative talent to mesmerise the elite audience. These platforms provide exposure and experience to the interior design students while working under the industry experts, adding value to their portfolios and giving a kick-start to their careers besides getting recognition & media publicity.”
He further added that “INIFD Chief mentor Twinkle Khanna, Manish Malhotra & IIID have been vital in enriching and guiding the creative talents of these students & be abreast with the appreciated design trends, they also bring to our institution a perspective & experience that is one of a kind. INIFD gives it’s Interior Design students a chance at World Famous Global Interior Design Expo at London called Decorex held every year in London Fashion Week.”
The final selection to design Ramp & sets at Lakme Fashion Week was done during Nationwide ‘The Design Festival’ which is a unique and exclusive platform where eminent jury members select INIFD Interior design students, pan India.
These 5 Interior design students were selected from over 5000 entries and RISE Worldwide selected winners from 75 INIFD premium Centres. A jury comprising Experts like Nain Belliappa, Ar. Suvrita Bhardwaj, Gayathri Padmam, Noopur Shah, and Disha Bhavsar, Media heads like Shefalee Vasudev and Neeraj Gaba selected one winner from each zone who were later mentored by Design experts – Bikram Singh & Baneet Marwah for set designing at Lakme Fashion Week.
Over the years, INIFD has established a strong global presence and the largest network of design Institutes that have been instrumental in revolutionizing Design education.