Hey all fashionistas, get ready for the 22nd edition of Bangalore Fashion Week, which is all scheduled to happen in March to “Give your style a week of fashion diet”.
There are so many fashion shows that take place in India every year, but not each one of them is a global fashion show. Not just wear, style it is the motto of one of the biggest fashion shows of India that happens twice each year in the Garden City of India, Bangalore. A huge platform that brings together fashion designers and trade buyers from around the globe.
Wear. Style Bangalore Fashion Week has successfully organized 21 editions in Bangalore till 2019. And not just within India, it has also launched two of its international versions each at Bangkok and Dubai with the next one soon to roll out in London.
When is this fashion show happening?
Behold the ramp lit-up with glamour from 5th till 8th of March, 2020.
Where is Bangalore Fashion Week happening?
The summer edition of this year’s Bangalore Fashion Week is ready to ramp up at The Oterra Hotel in Bengaluru, Karnataka.
How to reach The Oterra Hotel?
By Air: If you are traveling from Kempegowda International Airport to this hotel, it’ll take you less than 2 hours to reach. From Kempegowda International airport road, get on NH 44 and continue on NH 44 to enter Ganganagar. On your way, you’ll find Banrrgata Park on your right Chikkajala Fort on your left. Get on Bellary road and drive towards Electronic City. Get on Electronic City Flyover Avenue to drive through Infosys Avenue. Continue on Infosys Avenue to reach The Oterra Hotel.
If you are coming from any other part of Bengaluru, you will just need to travel towards Electronic City, and through Velankani Drive, you’ll reach your destination.
Where to register for the 22nd summer edition of Bangalore Fashion Week 2020?
Fashion Designers: If you are a fashion designer, here’s your chance to showcase your creation at a global event. There are three categories depending on the number of years your label has existed so far. After landing on the registration page, choose your criteria as below:
- Seasoned fashion designers with label existence of more than 5 years.
- Is your label growing to become a well-known brand with your label existing from 3 to 5 years? Then you’ll fall under emerging fashion designers criteria.
- Hey all newbies of the fashion world, if your label has existed for less than 3 years, then you’ll need to apply under GenNext Designers.
The last day to apply is February 10th 2020, so better hurry up before this opportunity flies away. Once you’ve registered through their website, you’ll receive an application form on your entered email address. Fill up the application form and send the organizer your recent or past collections and wait for the result.
Buyers: If you want to register as a buyer, you can click on the registration button below and once you have landed on the official registration web page, select Buyers from the options given on the left and fill up the fields.
Models: Models have an equal opportunity to apply in this fashion show. After landing on the registration page, choose Models from the options given on the left and fill-up your details. Their casting team will then contact you.
Other applications like Brand Showcase, Experience Zone, Sponsors and Guest Zone can apply your category from the left options, fill up the details and submit your application.
VIP List: The VIP list is limited, so if you want to be a part of Bangalore Fashion Week’s front row seater, get entry to the Kingfisher after-party, access to VIP Lounge, meet models, designers and celebrities, then you can get your VIP card by going to the VIP List option on the registration page.
Past Event Highlights:
Completing a glorious decade by hosting 21 editions, Bangalore Fashion Week has come a long way to be a part in bringing Indian Fashion to the Global Audience. Let’s take a glimpse of the journey of Bangalore Fashion Week:
The 1st edition brought some of the best designers like Ramesh Dembla, a young fashion designer and well-known name in the Indian fashion industry, the world Billiard’s and Snooker champion Pankaj Advani as a showstopper and actress and model Koena Mitra, among other popular names of the industry.
From then, Bangalore Fashion Week has grown every year and brought designers, models and buyers from India and abroad to a single platform. The other honorable mentions of the model and actors who have walked down the ramp of this fashion show are Neha Dhupia, Mandira Bedi, Bruna Abdullah, Kalki Koechlin, Chitrangada Singh, Shriya Saran, Lisa Hayden, Soha Ali Khan among others.
A ramp walk is lit by the creations of fashion designers who have also emerged from Indian fashion to world-class fashion. The honorable mentions of the fashion designers who have brightened the ramp of Bangalore Fashion Week are Manoviraj Khosla, REHANE, Abhishek Dutta, Mona Pali, Dahlia, Gaurang, Pooja Verma, Purivi Doshi, Ashok Maanay and Namrata Sanghi.