Fashion is known to be the language of the mind, body and soul. There’s more to it than wearing clothes, it’s a lifestyle which calls for celebrations. Pakistan is a country which has experienced the fastest growth of its fashion industry which brings us to the top known faces who rule over this industry, here are the most popular fashion designers of Pakistan.
Hassan Shaharyar Yasin – HSY
Being one of the biggest names in the industry, HSY began his career as a fashion choreographer, working on style and fashion since 1994. He was born in Lahore and still resides there, graduating in the year 2000 from Pakistan School of Fashion Design. He is renowned throughout the boundaries of Pakistan and is known to be the kind of fashion, having worked as a fashion designer and choreographer for many shows.
He launched his label in 2000 through bridal wear and formal couture which included branded jewellery as well. His outlets are successfully operating throughout the world, having around 14 display centers. He has also recently undertaken a tonight show at Hum Sitaray.
Asim Jofa began his career by carrying the family legacy of jewellery designing by initially establishing an exclusive diamond boutique. He received a certification for designing by Central Saint Martins after which he became known for the various collections he offered which included pret wear, bridal and party wear. He received the Best Designer award in 2012 at the International Asian Fashion Awards with his signature pret line being cherished in countries like Canada, US, UAE and London as well.
Renowned for his role, not only in fashion designing but in acting as well, Deepak Perwani offers elegant collections pertaining to luxury and bridal dresses, which were the keys of his success in the beginning of his career.
Born in Faisalabad, Fahad began his career by designing clothes for his family at home. He completed his O and A Levels from Beacon House Faisalabad after which he studied textile designing at the Beaconhouse National University. His apparel is known to be simple and modern yet traditional as well. His creations represent contemporary motifs, art and zari work. He specializes in bridal wear as well is planning on launching clothing for men and children as well.
Maria. B is a very famous brand in the fashion world, offering trendy and unique dresses which match the latest fashion trends prevailing in the industry. She introduced a very successful lawn collection in 2014 which were simple on their own but paired with sophisticated necklaced which added a whole new level to her collection. She is famous for following the tradition shalwar, kameez and dupatta attire and has a number of labels which offer different collections for the consumers to benefit form.
Bunto is one of the top designers of Pakistan as her collections are highly demanded by consumers throughout the country. She takes her inspiration from the Mughal Era and uniquely designs her collection in accordance to Pakistani traditions.
Having graduated from the National Arts College in Lahore, Zara Shahjahan began her career in 2004 in the field of fancy and formal attires. The success of her pret wear prompted her to introduce her own label named Coco.
Nomi Ansari has been able to captivate the high end fashion industry ever since he graduated from the Pakistan School of Fashion Design in 2001. Recognized for his pret and part wear, Nomi is a talent for combining tradition with modern elegance, with top models showcasing his designs at fashion shows.
This man needs no introduction for he is known for his glamor, stunning designs and luxurious dresses. Demand for his bridal couture increases on a daily and global basis due to his creative use of embellishments, motifs and palette work.
Sana Hashwani and Safinaz Muneer – Sana Safinaz
Sana Safinaz is a collaboration of two fashion designers who have been operating an internationally acclaimed brand since the past 25 years, offering couture, lawn and bridal wear, every category of which is highly demands by consumers these days.