THE 7TH SEASON OF “NORTHEAST INTERNATIONAL FASHION WEEK 2022” -PROMOTING KHADI THROUGH FASHION
IT was an evening to be remember -(NEIFW) Northeast International Fashion Week – 2022 took place on 12th and 13th NOV 2022 in Guwahati. (NEIFW) Northeast International Fashion Week has always been a big buzz in the entire northeast where all aspiring and notable Fashion Designers of India and abroad participate to showcase their exclusive designs for a noble cause. The entire event happened in the new North East Handloom and Handicraft Development Corporation complex, Pamohi, Gorchuk, Guwahati. The event was inaugurated by (KVIC) Khadi Village Industries Commission NE Zone Director MR SUKUMAL DEB, Mr Nipon Talukdar, CMD of NKTV and National Award-winning Actress from Meghalaya- Sweety Jane Pala.
The opening theme OF NEIFW goes for “Fashion for all” which means apart from designer shows it is amazing platform for kids, teens and ladies who are interested in the line of Fashion. NEIFW is not just another Fashion Event but an Event with always a social cause. The social theme of the event previously was for the Old-Age home; Eye and body organ donations, Plant trees and protects the environment, give shelter and protect the animals along with international NGO PETA and many more animal welfare organisations. This 7th season we have all the best doctors of Assam associated to create awareness for BREAST CANCER along with a seminar and exclusive Khadi fashion show. There were several eye-catching fashion sequences promoting KHADI, Handloom & Handicrafts through fashion shows of Hand woven Assamese Gamocha, Sikkim, Arunachal and Nagaland Handlooms. Traditional handwoven clothes symbolize the true spirit of small-scale industries of villages and are reflectors of our rich cultural heritage.
NEIFW always targets the domestic/international buyers with the right trends and promotes Northeast Handloom and Handicrafts. NEIFW also has an impressive line-up of designers and models from Sri Lanka, Bangladesh, Nepal and Bhutan. It is a landmark event in the sense that the Northeast is now going to be the latest fashion destination for all designers of the neighbouring regions. WATCH OUT FOR THE 8TH SEASON OF NEIFW WITH MORE EXCITEMENT IN THE YEAR 2023.