Manish Paul, Rohit Khandelwal, Adaa khan, Devoleena and many more B-Town celebrities walk the ramp for Archana Kochhar marking 26/11 Global Peace initiative 2016
- Ace Designer Archana Kochhar showcased Ahimsa ‘peace’ silk at Global Peace Initiative by Welingkar Institute
25thNovember 2016, Mumbai: In the memory of the victims of 26/11 attacksand spreading the message of peace ace designer Archana Kochhar led a charity runway “Peace Fashion Show” for the Global Peace Initiative 2016organized by Welingkar Institute. It was a star studded event graced by well known faces from television and Bollywood industry. 40 celebrities including Manish Paul, Rohit Khandelwal, Ravi Dubey, Abhishek Kapoor, Adaa khan, Aditi Mittal, Devoleena B walked the ramp supporting the noble cause.
Ace designer showcased her collection made of Ahimsa Silk also known as Peace silk, which is a part of “Make in India” campaign by Prime Minister Narendra Modi. The entire concept of Ahimsa Silk is that it was created without killing a single silk worm.The collection was a fusion of Indian & contemporary silhouettes, where east meets the west. The embroideries are a mélange of rich Indian traditional gold zari thread, intellectual texturing techniques and Swarovski Sprinkles.
“26/11 terrorist attack was an unfortunate event that shook the World. Global Peace Initiative is an attempt so that young citizens will understand the role and responsibility of building a peaceful and multicultural world. I am thankful to everyone who came and supported this global cause”, said Designer Archana Kochhar. “I feel it is an ideal platform to showcase Ahimsa Silk which is also knows asPeace Silk. The range is an amalgamation of Global Silhouettes with Ethnic embroideries and the colour flows into the new patterns of beige and ivory offset with rose gold embellishment”,she further added.