The annual graduating event of Fashion design students of Pearl Academy of Fashion Chennai called ‘THE PORTFOLIO-2011’ was showcased by young talents put together a mesmerizing show of innovation, flair and creativity genius for a diverse group of industry professionals at Chennai Trade Centre. The show was choreographed and compered by the renowned stylist and Fashion Guru ‘ Prasad Bidapa’.Portfolio 2011 is the culmination of the students learning at the academy. The joint endeavor by the graduating students of the 4th year BA (Honours) and 2 year PG Diploma is aimed at showcasing their innovative design solutions and construction techniques to the industry.
Students had to demonstrate their aptitude for design development, fashion presentation, market knowledge and trend forecasting skills acquired through industry exposure and the duration of their course at pearl.
Mr. S. Ramalingam, Director, Pearl Academy of Fashion said, “ Four years of learning, toil, trails and tribulations culminated at the annual ramp presentation- PORTFOLIO 2011”.
Students of the 4th year full time B.A.(Honours) Programme in Fashion Design(FDUG) presented 23 collections and the 2-year full time PG Diploma Programme in Fashion Design(FDPG) presented 6 collections based on the vast and rich pool of Indian crafts and value addition techniques.