By J P Mandal and Asmita Mukherjee, WBRINN (firstname.lastname@example.org)
Photos: Biswajit Saha, WBRINN
Kolkata, India, June 2 - FFACE, the most talked about fashion platform of Kolkata recently held the first ever ‘Fashion Pool Party’ in Kolkata. The event titled ‘Curves’ raised the temperature of the already scorching city further as bikini clad beauties took part in the Wet T-Shirt Contest before plunging into the pool.
The participants - Anuja, Priyanka, Ipshita, Rheya, Pooja, Ayushmita , Samragini, Sonia and Dipanwita showed their best off at the wild Wet T shirt contest which tested their confidence in being comfortable in exposing outfits.
The participants did their best to woo young actors Bonny Sengupta and Neil Bhattacharya who were judging them.
Winning the contest would earn them a wild-card entry in FFACE calendar 2017 which is going to be shot at Thailand by ace photographer Kaustav Saikia.
The event also saw a host of eminent persons from the glamour industry of Kolkata which included director Raj Chakraborty, actress Pujarini Ghosh, Suchandra Vaaniya, designer Indroneel Mukherjee and others.
City models like Antasheela Ghosh, Shubhahsree Kar, Sreya Pal, Shreyasri Ghosh and Deepsheta Mitra also brightened up the do with their glamorous presence.
Neil Roy with the cool Kolkata models in the pool
The event ‘Curves’ became talk of the town as soon as it was announced in the official Facebook page of FFACE which boasts of over 1 lakh followers. Neil Roy, owner of FFACE, had kept the details under wrap for first few days but from the posts in social media pages one could easily guess that it was about swim suit fashion.
When revealed, Curves turned out to be much crazier stuff than what was anticipated achieving a number of firsts in Kolkata fashion arena. The event walked into the history of Kolkata as the first wet shirt competition the city has ever witnessed.
Suchandra Vaaniya and Indroneel
The event which was held at Hotel Lalit Great Eastern also marked the first pool party of the historical hotel after it got launched in its new look. In another first, Curves become the first monthly pool party of Kolkata which promises to keep its exclusivity.