Grosvenor House Hotel, London became the venue for the hottest summer sizzlers with an exclusive Summer Preview of some of the finest South Asian fashion, accessories and lifestyle collections. Hosted by Shivani Ahluwalia and Hajira Ahmad the event featured seasonal collections by leading names in South Asian couture and luxury prêt, including the traditional heritage classics by Umar Sayeed, Delphi, AnA by Anu Singh and Archana Bhushan.
JMD ‘Design to Empower’ showcased the art and craft of female artisans in India, who have learnt and practiced traditional hand embroidery techniques for generations. JR Jewelry, combined silver pieces with precious and semi-precious stones. Rĕsa Fine Jewellery, spearheaded by Megha Malik, featured distinctive and statement pieces embodying exquisite design and fine craftsmanship. JADAU by Kanwal Toor, brought out some very intricate, handmade jewelry embedded with precious and semi-precious stones, marking an evolution of elegance passed down through India’s rich history of art and design.
Crystal bags by Sago a luxury brand, brought in a range of exquisite colourful bags, encrusted with Swarovski crystals, while Jawaad Ashraf the renowned hair and make up artist provided a live tutorial, creating a flawless and glamorous look perfect for every bride icon!
If that wasn’t enough, guests were also treated to an exclusive fashion catwalk of some of the latest designs by the leading South Asian designers in fashion and jewelry. Bride Icon have featured some of our highlights of the day and we are certain you will love what you see!