The Fashion Council of India (FDCI) in association with the Ministry of External Affairs presented the collection ‘Threads of Banaras’ by Ekaya, showcased at the India-Africa Forum Summit recently at Pragati Maidan, New Delhi.
‘Threads of Banaras’ is an initiative that was started by the FDCI to promote the authentic Banarasi weaves and handlooms from Varanasi. The collection showcased assorted ethnic wear with modern interpretations of global fashion with traditional weaves.
Models unveiled the collection that consisted of long skirts, anti-fit cholis, salwar suits and sarees with textiles woven with gold and silver zari. Take a look at the pictures from the event.