Lakme Fashion Week, in association with FDCI, is set to host a live presentation of TENCEL ™ x Satya Paul by Rajesh Pratap Singh at the Jio World Convention Center (JWCC) in the Bandra-Kurla Complex shopping mall in Mumbai. Ode to Satya Paul, who passed away earlier this year, the showcase will see Rajesh Pratap Singh celebrating the fashion icon’s love for color and bold prints through The Master’s Words collection.
Recalling his meeting with Satya Paul, Rajesh, in an exclusive interview with News18, said: “In 1994, I had the wonderful opportunity to visit his studio when I was just a student. The only thing that stood out to me during my visit was the amount of calligraphy with which his workshop was loaded. Mr. Paul was a spiritual and wonderful man. Whether it was bold prints or his love for color, he saw Indian fashion in his own way. “
By prioritizing sustainable design, the show will also mark the launch of the revolutionary zero-carbon fibers TENCEL ™. Speaking of the association Avinash Mane, South Asia Commercial Director, Lenzing Group, said: “It is an honor to co-present a collection that is an ode to the late Satya Paul, an extraordinary artist who redefined Indian fashion. traditional. Our collaboration with Satya Paul of Rajesh Pratap Singh will help consumers make a difference for our planet and will also contribute to a carbon neutral fashion industry.
During the Sustainable Fashion Day finale, Rajesh Pratap Singh, who took the lead in founding the Satya Paul label, is delighted to see how the sustainable collection is an explosion of optimism in an era of global volatility.
Sustainable Fashion Day, to be held on October 8, 2021, will feature live and digital shows hosted by an array of leading Indian designers and labels including Gaurang, Abraham & Thakore and Eka, among others.
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