Vishwakarma University’s VIRAASAT gives promising fashion prodigies.
The fashion quotient of Pune surely went a notch higher on Sunday, 2nd October 2022 at Hyatt Pune with the successful conclusion of Viraasat, a first of its kind annual Fashion Show put together by the students of Vishwakarma University’s Fashion Design Department, which was graced by the Bollywood celebrity Ms. Amisha Patel as the guest of honour, Vice-president of Vishwakarma University Prof. (Dr.) Wasudeo Gade, Dean Art and Design Ar. Nalini Naik Nimbalkar.
Viraasat is inspired by the best of the traditions of Indian textiles through a riveting line-up of contemporary designs all crafted and curated by the budding designers of Vishwakarma University. The collection designed by the students, presented in six groups were based on collection namely –"Abeille- The Honeybee”, “Padma - The lotus”, “Reet- Jharokhas - The window for wings”, "Serene- Shining moon”, “Arc en ciel ” and “Colorism”.The Reet theme set the tone for the evening followed by serene based on the serenity of the moon, the student models swayed and sashayed with captivating panache impressing the guests and audience alike.
The show at Hyatt, Pune turned out to be the perfect venue for the talented budding designers to showcase some innovative and inspiring designer wear, all crafted and curated by them. The two-hour fashion extravaganza got off to a glittering start and lived beyond its expectations. Staying true to the schedule, the inauguration ceremony was graced by the renowned Actress Amisha Patel as the chief guest.
The students are well groomed and guided by Prof. Reena Pandey, Head of the Department, and her faculty colleagues Prof. Nisha Kandekar, Prof. Vaishali Wagh. The University leadership and faculty encouraged and lauded the efforts put together by the Fashion Design students. The show was attended by industry partners, well-known designers from the Fashion Houses & Fashion Industry, and parents of the students.
Viraasat 2022 by Vishwakarma University has definitely made a mark on the Pune fashion scene creating a benchmark of sorts.