Pune, January 2019: Pune remains speechless with delight following the grand and spectacular Fashion show – artha 2019 – a Union of passionate minds, which took place in January @ Liberty Square, Phoenix Marketcity, Pune. The excitement in the air was highly evident as crowds arrived to witness this wonderful event which was indeed the highlight of a mega fashion show in Pune. It was a starry evening event which witnessed the presence of some of Bollywood’s fashion icons Like Costume Designer Chandrakant Sonawane, Costume Designer Manasi Attarde, critically acclaimed Director Rima Amrapurkar, Founder of A&I Forum Mr. Amit Danait, Creator of Sholay 3D Mr Hemant Shinde. The event also had on its red carpet personalities like Hon. Mayor Ms Mukta Tilak and Hon. MP from Pune Constituency Shri Anil Shirole to mention.
Times & Trends Academy provided a wonderful platform to present the exclusive collection over a Grand Stage, prominent celebrities, elegant models, Finest Designers and Jaw Dropping Garments. Inspired by today’s Fashion and Vision for tomorrow’s Vogue, TTA artha 2019 collection was cleaved into 10 sequences. Featuring more than 100 designers from various regions, the Fashion Show showcased the latest collection of garments, fashion accessories, fabrics and clothing accessories. Artha – a union of passionate minds this year stood for the radiant ladies who are empowering India each day. Inspired by the multifaceted Women, artha-2019 collection was a perfect blend of past, present, and future. Visually hypnotic, timeless and sophisticated elegance is what this collection offered. Each dress is absolutely unique, both with regard to the design and the fabric.
The runway witnessed polished Power Dressing in the sequence of mesmerizing London, to the Mahabharat inspired collection. In sync with the theme of Women Empowerment, a theme was dedicated to journey of a life described through tree. Aura of mystery was created by the Aghori collection with the smoky touch and terrific music to woo the audience. Promoting womanhood and gender equality, this collection also celebrates the creation of life through the mellow moods of nature. Artha 2019 will also display the Jewels of African land, Cambodian Royalty and the Persian Fashion aroma. The dresses exude solar radiance, feminine grace, and poise celebrating the silhouette of gender equality. Hence, each collection includes men’s wear with the power of telling a story never heard before. Star-studded artha 2018 concluded with a fantastic collection from Popular TV series Games of Thrones.
This year Times & Trends Academy also launched a Fashion Calendar 2019 from the hands of Bollywood’s Favorite Costume Designer Mr Chandrakant Sonawane. Mr Sonawane is also Chief Mentor for Fashion Domain in India’ Premium Vocational Training Academy Times & Trends Academy. During the event, Chandrakant Sonawane said, ‘Times & Trends Academy has been producing Costume Designers who have gained expertise to meet the creative & technical demands of the Bollywood Industry. I am glad to be associated with the Academy that is the future of Entertainment Industry. I am very happy to share that I have chosen TTA students for my next Project film Modi.’
TTA Founder & Chairman Mr Amit Agrawal said, ‘With each year, India is progressing towards new thinking and new parameters are welcomed in a day to day life. TTA always believes that Life can only be understood backwards, but it must be lived forwards. Our Fashion Show was all about the showcasing each phase and celebrating life through the lens of past, present and future. Hence, we included jewellery of the past, our golden history, the trending power packed present and the forthcoming days of lives. At TTA, Each day is filled with new aspirations and a fresh step to achieve peace of mind, financial freedom and a career for life. This year Times & Trends Academy has also launched the Fashion Calendar for 2019 which is showcasing the best of our designer’s creativity and vision.’
Hon. Mayor Ms Mukta Tilak congratulated the organizers and the TTA Family for the successful event. Hon. Mayor emphasized that Academy’s like TTA is a perfect blend of the culture and the modernity offered to the students and Mr Amit Agrawal’s vision to promote vocational education and bridge the massive gap in the education system is commendable. Facilitating the Fashion Designers Hon. MP Shri Anil Shirole also congratulated complete management for the wonderful purpose that brought TTA into existence. Appreciating the creativity showcased by TTA Fashion Designers, Mr Shirole felicitated students with the achievement trophies for outstanding work in the Fashion Show. ‘Students of Times & Trends Academy are truly blessed with the Chairman like Amit Ji and the Management who work each day, each minute to provide students with the world-class education and exposure to the Industry Requirements’, said Mr Amit Danait Founder of A&I Forum. Mr Danait is also Chief Mentor for TTA’s Interior Design Domain.