The Fashion Design Council of India (FDCI) announced Manish Malhotra as the closing designer for the India Couture Week 2017, with a show on July 30, 2017 at Taj Palace, in Delhi.
Sunil Sethi, President of FDCI said, “Manish Malhotra is an ideal choice as he brings with him not just a wealth of experience, but also the innate ability to dazzle and an understanding of crafts intermingled with a celebratory appeal. The closing show will be the culmination of a week-long celebration of Indian couture and there is no one better than Manish to give us a befitting end.”
Manish Malhotra on the fashion week, “I have been a part of India Couture Week for 8 years now. I am excited about my upcoming show as it's the fourth time I will be doing a closing show for the platform. 2017 is a special year for the label as it completes 12 years with a robust expansion plan underway. The showcase at India Couture Week will be a stellar experience that is befitting these milestones and will present Manish Malhotra Label's new design direction through the lens of Couture.”