About My Health Careers Internship MedBlogs Contact us
Medindia LOGIN REGISTER
Advertisement

Designer Duo Supports Breast Cancer Awareness at India Fashion Week

by VR Sreeraman on October 19, 2008 at 11:41 AM
Font : A-A+

 Designer Duo Supports Breast Cancer Awareness at India Fashion Week

Bollywood stars and socialites walked the ramp at Wills Lifestyle India Fashion Week to create awareness for breast cancer here onhursday.

The show by designer duo Falguni and Shane Peacock was dedicated to breast cancer awareness as they showcased an enchanting collection of feminine and glamorous dresses.

Advertisement

Falguni and Shane's collection showcased gowns with little exaggeration in shades of reds, smoked grays, blush pinks, purples and off-whites.

Models sashayed the ramp in fluid silks, organza and nets, with feathers flouncing from shoulders and sleeves to create the trademark peacock effect of the duo.
Advertisement

The designers took upon the cause as they felt the need to do something different and worthwhile.

"We've used certain colours which dedicate, the pink ribbon, and this was totally done, for all the women who understand how important it is to get their regular check ups done and we've done loads of shows, so we thought lets do something different, it's so monotonous doing something over and over again. And October being the month of awareness drive," said Falguni, designer.

Bollywood actress Sameera Reddy, who walked the ramp said the combining fashion with the drive was bound to generate awareness amongst the women.

Approximately 80 designers are showcasing their collection in this season of ''Wills Lifestyle India Fashion Week'', one of the major business to business fashion fete. The fashion week would provide a stage to 18 new designers to showcase their talent and make a place for themselves in the glamorous industry.

Around 160 buyers, including 70 from abroad, will attend the spring/summer edition of country's leading business-to-business fashion event from October 15 to October 19.

Source: ANI
SRM
Advertisement

Advertisement
News A-Z
A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z
Advertisement
News Category
What's New on Medindia
Effect of Blood Group Type on COVID-19 Risk and Severity
Woman with Rare Spinal Cord Defect from Birth Sues Doctor
Toothache
View all

Medindia Newsletters Subscribe to our Free Newsletters!
Terms & Conditions and Privacy Policy.

More News on:
Women and Cancer Breast Biopsy Pagets disease of the breast Mastitis Cancer and Homeopathy Breast Cancer Facts Cancer Facts Cancer Breasts - Structures and Types Look Taller 

Recommended Reading
Breast Self Examination - Animation
Slides and animation of Breast Self Examination for early detection of breast cancer lumps in ......
Breast Biopsy
Breast biopsy involves removing a sample of breast tissue to determine whether it is cancerous or .....
Breasts - Structures and Types
Different stages of breast development in women and an in-depth look at the breast/bust and its ......
Mastitis
Mastitis is a common cause of tenderness, swelling and pain in breast, owing to inflammation in the ...
Pagets disease of the breast
A detailed description of the Paget's disease of the breast, characteristic signs and symptoms, dete...
Women and Cancer
Cancer is one of the frequently talked about and most feared disease that falls under the genre of l...

Disclaimer - All information and content on this site are for information and educational purposes only. The information should not be used for either diagnosis or treatment or both for any health related problem or disease. Always seek the advice of a qualified physician for medical diagnosis and treatment. Full Disclaimer

© All Rights Reserved 1997 - 2021

This site uses cookies to deliver our services. By using our site, you acknowledge that you have read and understand our Cookie Policy, Privacy Policy, and our Terms of Use