The South Asian Times

18 September 2019 22:30 PM

Fashion Parade presented by Citi: A mega success at Christie's

Fashion Parade took glamor to new heights as Mustang Productions debuted their flagship event in New York City on August 27th at the Christie’s, Rockefeller Center.

Presenting with Citi as its headline sponsor and partnering with The Fashion Institute of Technology (FIT), the event showcased fashion by six renowned South Asian designers and highlights from Christie’s upcoming auction of South Asian Modern + Contemporary Art.

Creative director Sadia Siddiqui created Fashion Parade in 2013, a venture showcasing to the Western world the beauty and craftsmanship of Pakistani and Indian fashion. Fashion Parade aims to provide a global platform to South Asian designers and create opportunities to bridge the gap between East and West. In its fifth year of showing and for the first time in the United States, Fashion Parade presented four designers from Pakistan and two designers from India: Faiza Samee, Ali Xeeshan, Delhi Vintage Co., Elan by Khadijah Shah, Rabani and Rakha by Raaz, and Kamiar Rokni.

Notable attendees included: Dorinda Medley, The Real Housewives of New York City; Evan Betts, So Cosmo; Sophie Sumner, America's Next Top Model; Ashley Haas, Model; Palak Patel, Celebrity Chef.

Update: 08 Sep, 2019