Sonam to dazzle India International Jewellery Week
Mumbai, Aug 10 (IBNS) In its endeavour to promote India as the innovation and designs destination for jewellery, the Gems and Jewellery Export Promotion Council (GJEPC), an apex of the trade in India, will host the third edition of India International Jewellery Week (IIJW) from Aug 19-23 at the Grand Hyatt in Mumbai.
India Blooms News Service
This year, the participants list will include over 32 leading designers and jewellery brands showcasing the finest in designs, style and latest trends.
Adding glamour to the event, actor Sonam Kapoor, GJEPC’s brand ambassador will be seen dazzle the runway adorning some of the most spectacular jewellery pieces made by Indian designers.
One of the highlight’s of this year’s edition will be a special show by Japan’s leading and eminent jewellery designer Ishikava Nobuko, pioneer in introducing ‘Design’ to Jewellery in Japan.
The audience will also witness Bollywood celebrities scorching the ramp along with popular models.
The shows will be choreographed by leading Indian choreographers Annu Ahuja, Lubna Adams, Achla Sachdev & Elric D’Souza.
This year’s participants list includes leading Indian brands such as Gitanjali Gems, Eekani Jewels, Laxmi Jewellery, Dwarkadas Chandumal, Amrapali Jewels, Gehna Jewellers, Dynamic International (HK) (Malpani), Agni Jewels, Anmol Jewellers, Ganjam, YS 18, Cappuccino Collection, Kays Jewels, Infinity Creations – Japan, Raksha Enterprises, D. Navinchandra, Jewels Emporium, Kashi Jewellers, KGK Entice , Birdichand Ghanshyamdas, Jaipur Jewellery Show etc. Designers such as Tanvi Garg, Dipti Amisha, Preeti Jain, Farah Khan, Zeenat Desai (US) and well known institutes such as GIA, IGI promoting their young talents.
IIJW 2012 will be spread across five days with first four days showcasing collections from designers and design houses, with fifth day showcasing best of best of all participants of the Week.