The 4th edition of Northeast India Fashion Week “The Khadi Movement” is scheduled to be held from April 26 to April 27, 2019 at Hotel Acacia, Dimapur in which collections of designers as well as the weavers of Northeast will be showcased.
An initiative of YANA (You are not alone) in Style- the Magical Touch of Northeast India, a nonprofit organization, with a motive to globalize the social and cultural aspects of the different tribes of Northeast India, the fashion week is an effort to embolden Northeast weavers, craftsmen and enhance the markets.
The past three editions of Northeast Fashion Week were held at Itanagar, under the aegis of Arunachal Pradesh government.
The Chief Operating Officer of this event Gloria Ovung, who is also a Fashion Designer based in Guwahati, informed that this edition is held here in Nagaland as Nagas are very creative and talented when it comes to fashion. She also invited the interested designer from Nagaland.
There are 3 categories for designer – Emerging, Establish & Enthusiast. The forms are available at the website www. northeastindiafashionweek. net which can be submitted at northeastindiafashionweek1 @gmail.com. One can also call +91-8761804768 for any assistance.
The Northeast India fashion Week aims to identify the importance of Fashion in Tourism and how the NE states government can benefit from its vast potentials as Northeast being a land of various culture and talents and endless tourism potentials.
The Model Casting Director Menty Jamir said that the Model audition will be held at The Northeast Window which is also the Magazine partner of the Northeast India Fashion Week, located at Naharbari Junction on March 16.
Interested models can login to the given website or facebook page. Opang Jamir Metsubo is the Show Director for the event.