Pictures – On the catwalk at Dubai Fashion Week 2010 Leave a Comment / Photogallery / By Sanwal Models and celebrities strut their stuff at Dubai’s most fashionable event [source:GN] |tabloid! | Published: 12:00 April 8, 2010| Mugda Godse presents a creation by Z FOR Z in style. The collection by Pakistani designer Hassan Sheheryar Yasin (better known as HSY) won the award for Best Haute Couture. Fashion store Iconic blazed a new trail of glamour by showcasing an electric mix of fashion brands at its show during Dubai Fashion Week on Sunday. Madame Butterfly may be an odd inspiration for Michael Cinco’s blingtastic collection. But like the world famous opera, there was no sartorial tragedy awaiting the Filipino designer. What made his collection stand out on Tuesday were the daring blouses and cholis. Muted gold, metallic studs and sashes with big bows gave the all-black robes a modern twist. Not ones to shy away from racy abayas, the Beljafla duo also interspersed crimson panels to make the contrast with the black silk more dramatic. A creation by designer Zeena Zaki puts on a show on the runway. Agatha Paris presents Pepper by Uma. Pakistani designer Salma Khan unveiled her autumn-winter collection with a string of floral, summery creations. The Iconic fashion show came just after the high-profile launch of the concept a few weeks back at Deira City Centre. A piece from the Barbara Bela collection by Helen Carvalho, Georgiana Mascarenhas and Juliana Bochese. “Do your own thing” should ideally be the tagline of Dubai Fashion Week. As usual, the clothes on the runway were pretty but made you wonder about their seasonal significance. Bollywood actress Riya Sen as the catwalk show-stopper at Dubai Fashion Week. Pakistani designer HSY and model Ali Zafar on the ramp. Designer Sabyasachi Mukherjee presented a bohemian-inspired collection Designer Andres Aquino did his bit to inject a bit of drama and theatrics onto the catwalk. Kicking off with a live rendition of a love song, the models strutted down in a string of vintage gowns made in satin and lace and pleated dresses. Reem and Hind Beljafla added a shot of glamour to the conservative abaya. uhi Yasmeen Khan unveiled her heavily embellished lehengas (long mermaid skirts teamed with bejewelled bustiers) and kaftans. Dubai Fasion Week is on from the 3-7 April at the Godolphin Ballroom Emirates Towers. A model shimmers in a gold design at Dubai Fashion Week. The catwalk came alive with the very best of Iconic’s varied categories including the casual line of denim, street, sports, beach to the more elegant boutique and formal outfits. Shahid Afridi may be a formidable figure on the cricketing turf, but the same cannot be said about his outing as a designer. His ethnic menswear collection wasn’t exactly innovative. Show by designer Artivijay Gupta at Dubai Fashion Week. The opening day also lived up to its usual notoriety of running fabulously late. The last show by New York-based Andres Aquino began at 11.15pm and even his dramatic, theatrical show could not lure the fashionistas to wait around that late. Winners of the Studio 8 awards at the close of Dubai Fashion Week Zeena Zaki also incorporated pastels in her designs. The multi-layered pearls and funky accessories from the iconic jewellery French brand Agatha Paris bonded well with Uma Ghospande’s collection. Bollywood actress Bhagyashree struts the runway as the showstopper at designer Nisha Sagar’s show.