Pakistan Fashion week is the brainchild of Team Riwayat which is headed up by a team of directors from across Pakistan, India and the United Kingdom.
Adnan Ansari, Co-Founder and Creative Director, is an award-winning designer combining a successful TV career with 17 years fashion experience.
Chris East, Co-Founder and Executive Director, is a charity fundraising specialist currently campaigning for Homeless Young People in the City of London.
Harsahiba Sethi Kaur, Programme Director, was a senior stylist at Cosmopolitan India after studying at London College of Fashion.
Together with over 100 trained volunteers and contracted professionals, the Riwayat team make PFW possible
PFW 8 will feature the best presentation of Pakistan’s fusion of east-west fashion under a western roof ever. With over 36 leading and emerging designers presenting their latest collections on the biggest Catwalk to date in London, PFW8 promises to excite and captivate a global audience with the creative genius that is Pakistan
Nabila the famous stylist from Pakistan will style the models for the ramp show and The show will feature Pakistani Top Models such as Nadia Ali, Fouzia Aman, Eshal Fayyaz and many more.
The list of participating designers as per alphabetical order is:
Ahsans Mens wear
Black n White
Chic n Kari
Khadija & Ubaid
Lajwanti by Ana Ali
Nadia and Sahar
Romana Rani Minahil
Sadaf Amir USA
Sara Rohale Asghar
The shows have been categorized into three slots and each slot will showcase 12 designers on the ramp. An exhibition has also been arranged by the Riwayat Team in London at the show venue for two days and then in Manchester for two days giving Pakistani Designers an opportunity to sell their collections to the buyers in UK. A lot of leading media giants in UK are supporting the Pakistan Fashion Week season 8.