Young Fashion Designers Put up Glittering Fashion Show at JDBI Annual Day

Models Display Designer Fashion Creations at Fashion Show on JDBI Annual Day Kolkata
Young Girl Students Present a Hot Fashion Show at JDBI Annual Day

Kolkata, Feb 27, 2013 (Washington Bangla Radio): J.D. Birla Institute (JDBI) was established in June 1962 by late Smt. Sushila Devi Birla and has a history of over 50 glorious years.

Models Display Designer Fashion Creations at Fashion Show on JDBI Annual Day Kolkata

JDBI celebrated its Annual Day 2013 at Science City Convention Centre. Eminent senior actor Dhritiman Chatterjee, who is also a film-maker and theatre personality who had debuted in the Satyajit Ray’s film ‘Pratidwandi’ in 1972 and since then has an wonderful career in regional , National and even international film circuit, was seen present at the occasion as the chief guest.

Mr S K Birla, a notable Industrialist cum Educationist also attended the function with his wife.

The graduating students of the prestigious institute enthralled the audience and guests with their performances in the various dance, music and plays. A mesmerizing Fashion Show presented by the students of fashion designing department was the main attraction of the evening.

From traditional Indian dresses like Sarees, Lehengas and Salwars to various kind of western dresses and party wears of innovative and exclusive design were presented which spoke about the skills and hardwork applied by the students who are eyeing to be ace fashion designers of the future. Almost every kind of fabric seemed to have find a place in the fashion show. Goergett, Chiffons, Velvets and Taffetas along with traditional cotton and Silk was used effectively in the various outfits. The young designers showcased some powerful choice of colours combinations and their bold applications. Their creative brilliance was proved by the crushed Materials, appliquéd works and layered designs that did the rounds of the ramp. It was hard to belive from the creations that their creators are still learners in an institute. Surely one would wonder that if they designers can come out with such collections in their learning days , then how far they will reach after a few years when they start career as professionals.

Models Display Designer Fashion Creations at Fashion Show on JDBI Annual Day Kolkata
Dhritiman Chatterjee, Rita Bibra, Mrs. and Mr. S.K. Birla

“We value our students ideas and feel proud to see them actively participating in events that showcase their talents and also put into practice their ideas. The fashion show, organized by the students, imparts vital entrepreneurial skills like showcasing of products, branding and marketing,” said Dr Deepali Singhee,the Principal of the institute.

“Besides the conventional degree courses, J.D. Birla Institute has carved out a niche and reputation for providing special job-oriented courses like Textile Science, Clothing & Fashion Studies, Food Science & Nutrition Management, Interior Designing, Human Development and Home Science etc., which are in vogue and much sought after by the students. A different pattern of thinking and executing keeps us ahead from the rest of institutes,” Dr Singhee added.

- Jyoti Prakash Mandal (jpmandal@washingtonbanglaradio.com)