Delhi over last ten years has noticeably changed its ways of life and style. The opening up of Global trade opportunities, immense popularity of cable television has paved the way to the new sense of fashion among Delhi-ites. Like its people, Delhi’s clothing is a mix of cultures. Fashion in Delhi is an amalgamation of girls roving in sarees, salwar kameez to jeans top and shorts.
Chandni Chowk, Connaught place, Sarojini Nagar, Delhi Haat and the markets of South-extension define the style of Delhi and hence is a favorite haunt for fashion lovers of all strata.
Lately, Delhi has come to be called as fashion hub of India, along with Mumbai. Delhi-tes’ latest choices determine the assemblage of clothes in big fashion houses and local markets, which is further dispersed to the adjoining states, establishing the current trends. Brands, fashion houses, retailers and fashion academies can be easily spotted in the city.
Latest fashion Delhi
The young crowd of Delhi moves around in comfort, ease and in lines with the latest trends. They know exactly how and when to put on the chappals, torn jeans, loose pajamas and trendy T-shirts. Girls of Delhi love to be clad in western wears. They wear almost everything from jeans, shorts, short skirts, mid-length dresses, jump-suits etc. Even when wearing salwar kameez the Delhi girls pick them up keeping style quotient in mind.
Designer sarees, suits and lehengas with heavy embellishments are favourite among the Delhi crowd when it comes to a wedding wear. Matching accessories footwear and cosmetics are never forgotten and are chosen to match up the dress.
Boys of course do not lag behind when it comes to style dressing. They style them up with narrow fit pants and jeans to cargo fitted bottoms and Ts. They keep visiting spas and salons to keep up their looks and hair styles. Tattoos are a latest rage among young Delhi crowd, hence you can easily spot people with tattoos encrypted on skin and a number of Tattoo parlours have discovered their place into the city.
The comfort oriented shopping environments offer you high fashion brands like Gucci, Aldo, Prada , Cartier and many more.
The glitter and glamour of Delhi has recently attracted many Fashion events and fashion weeks in Delhi. These Fashion weeks were the darling of Mumbai city which has now found its new avenue in Delhi city looking at the new found love for fashion in the city. Delhi hosts the following mega fashion events per year in association with FDCI:
• Wills lifestyle India Fashion Week
WIFW is biggest fashion Event carried on for 5 days in the Capital of Delhi. The fashion Show showcases works of Indian Designers go places. With each edition, WIFW gains prominence across the globe due to its success. The events take place twice in an year with names.
• PCJ Delhi Couture Week
PCJ Delhi Couture Week is yet another grand fashion event held yearly in the capital city of Delhi. The event is a platform to prominent Fashionistas and big names and talents of fashion Industry.
• India Bridal Fashion week Delhi
The Gala Event IBFW showcases finest bridal couture in association with countries 12 acclaimed fashion designers. IBFW is the only fashion show held both in Delhi and Mumbai.
• Delhi Couture Week
This five day grand fashion event reunites exquisite designs, handicrafts and expertise of Fashion Industry. The week is a celebration of chic fashion wear and gathers some very big industrialists, celebrities and retailers of India and abroad.
Fashion houses and stores in Delhi
Over last 15 years, Delhi has emerged active in International fashion market. Dynamic
colors, great embellishments, adorned silks, designer saris and suits
portray Delhi’s fashion industry. Delhi being the capital city can
easily gather India’s cotton resources, skilled labor, textiles and
talents of fashion schools. All the energy of the city looks like
shifting base from its local markets to big fashion houses and
boutiques. Here is a list of a few top fashion houses in Delhi.
Address: Store #7, Archana Shopping Centre, Greater Kailash I, New Delhi, Delhi 110048
Phone: 095600 37855
Arya Fashion House
Address: 1789/9, First Floor, Govindpuri Extension, Kalkaji, New Delhi, Delhi 110019
Phone: 099103 80710
Pernia's Pop-Up Shop, DLF Emporio, Delhi
Address: 424, 3rd floor DLF Emporio, 4, Nelson Mandela Marg, Vasant Kunj II, New Delhi, Delhi 110070
Address: FD-6, Ground Floor, Pitampura Rd, next to DCB Bank And Vishal Mega Mart, near Metro Station Pitampura, Dakshini Pitampura, Pitam Pura, Delhi, 110034
Phone: 098990 31031
Mind Mill Fashion House
Address: 70 A, Hauz Rani, Malviya Nagar, New Delhi, Delhi 110017
Phone: 098733 19750
Address: No.H, 2, Hauz Khas Village, Deer Park, Hauz Khas, New Delhi, Delhi 110016
Phone: 097119 91998
Calgary fashion house
Address: Rz A/42, Pankha Rd, Block C, Sitapuri Part 1, Sitapuri, New Delhi, Delhi 110045
Phone: 099587 60217
Address: U.U. 178 A pitam pura delhi 110034, 178 a, Pitampura Rd, Block UU, Uttari Pitampura, Pitam Pura, Delhi, 110034