Winters in Pakistan are considered as the invitation to fix wedding ceremonies and events. Moreover,the closing months of years bring big fashion events in which one has taken place this season. In advance, the popularity of Pantene Hum Bridal Couture Week 2017 made it an awaaited event for people and now last night it has been attended with glamorous sessions of 3 days from 8th to 10th of December.
The collaboration of this event was by Pantene and Hum Network Ltd who arranged an amazing platform and brought multi-designers, retails, celebrities, makeup artists under one roof. The overall theme of PHBCW 2017 was based on bridal dresses to launch with quite unique variations for running wedding season. number of designers and vebue.
1st Day of Pantene Hum Bridal Couture Week 2017
At 1st Day, the 15th Edition of Bridal Couture Week was opened by Fahd Hussayn whose showstoppers was the team of Arth 2 including Shaan, Humaima Malick, Mohib Mirza and Uzma Hassan. The dynamic designer presented a colourful collection with vibrant hues of hot pinks and greens. Showstopper Humaima Malick sported a pink draped gown with a gorgeous long coat with heavy kaam, while Uzma Hassan wore a traditional red and gold lengha.
Fahd Hussayn’s collection titled “Arth Novelty” was a treat to the eyes, especially the detailed, intricate work and vivacious colour palette.The other designers who presented at the Hum Bridal Couture Week Day 1 included Mifrah, Humayun Alamgir, Reema Ahsan and Aisha Imran.
While Mifrah’s collection gravitated more towards peaches, golds and champagnes, Reema Ahsan’s “Je Suis Belle” collection was full of colour especially red. Reema’s showstopper, Mira Sethi, wore a lovely gold/silvery shirt with a velvet, plum lengha. The sharp contrast was stunning to say the least.
Humayun Alamgir presented a rich collection of sherwanis with elaborate turbans and headgear. His collection titled “Poshak” boasted royal blues and burgundies as well as black. The sherwanis were heavily embellished and there was plenty of velvet in his collection. Heart throb Bilal Abbas Khan walked the ramp for the designer in a red, velvet sherwani.
2nd Day of Pantene Hum Bridal Couture Week 2017
Second day of PHBCW begun with showcase of bridal wear collection of Amina Yasmeen by Mansoor Akram, followed by Aneesa Kiani’s Raa-e-Ishq: 3 Stages of Love, in a special segment Strong is Beautiful. The Kiani Crown was the inspiration of this collection which was the traditional coronation crown adorned with Iranian crown jewels.
Edenrobe, a Retail brand showcased their collection True Inspiration on ramp which was followed by Crystalline by Aisha Farid. Show 1 of PHBCW started with Erum Khan’s Sahiba Bridal Collection Winter’17 which truly fulfilled the traditional and stylish look of a bride. And the 2nd Show of day 2 was conducted by Chinyere’s Thumri and that was followed by Demesne Couture’s Escape de Vivre 2017.
Another famous retail brand RoyalTag presented the collection Modern Man on the Catwalk. This Day 2 of Pamteme Hum Bridal Couture Week winded-up with Lajwanti’s Sultana which was an inspired collection by the grandeur of Ottoman Empire. The highlights are as followed:
3rd Day of Pantene Hum Bridal Couture Week 2017
Well, that was the last and 2rd Day of this amazzingly shiny Bridal Couture Week 2017 held in Flati’s Hotel Lahore, Pakistan. The makeup for the entire show was done by Team Nabila. Clean and highlighted skin with eyes done in shades of gold and peachy lips dominated the cat walk. As far as the hair were concerned, sleek buns with middle parting were popular along with voluminous wavy hair.
What really stood out on the ramp were the jewellery pieces, especially the jhumkas and chokers. Hamna Amir is the jewellery partner for this bridal week and her collection was breathtaking.