The first ever plus -size model hunt for both males and females curated by designer Shilpa Chavan in association with the plus-size store , the audition will be held at st. Regis on July 29 in the forthcoming winter-festive edition of Lakme Fashion Week (LFW).
Meant for everyday consumers ,the creations will showcase for those who seek high-fashion designer-wear but are often restricted by available size options.
The show also aims to represent the inclusive spirit of fashion, and will open up a host of options for everyone looking for fashionable and trendy choices irrespective of their shape or size.
The vice president and Head- Jaspreet Chandok -Fashion, IMG Reliance Pvt Ltd mentioned,“We are looking forward to this show that will introduce new trends on the runway and also nurture plus-sized models interested in a career in modelling. We believe that fashion should embrace diversity and cater to all body types.
“The show is meant to highlight that one can be plus-sized and yet be fashionable, stylish and fabulous. At the auditions, we are looking for confident plus-sized males and females who are comfortable in their own skin,” said Jaspreet Chandok, Vice President and Head – Fashion, IMG Reliance Pvt Ltd.
Purnima Lamba, Head of Innovation, Lakme also added, “Fashion and beauty in India must reflect our diversity.