@ Vikas Sharma | Sr Journalist
NEW DELHI: Fashion Lifestyle Magazine launched its 9th edition with its customary hallmark of setting new standards of creativity and excellence. The edition was launched in an Airbus A310 aircraft parked by Runway 1 at Adventure Island, Rohini in North Delhi. Amongst the many firsts were 3 fashion shows conducted by the magazine namely Spring Ethnic Couture Fashion Show, A Potpourri Contemporary wear Fashion Show and an Aviation themed Fashion Show with some of the finest models from across the country done in the Aircraft. The models walked the aisle of the aircraft with grace in full glare of media and select gathering of elite guests seated on both sides of the aisle redesigned by Runway 1. The 9th amazing edition of the magazine was unveiled by the celebrated magazine directors Dr (CA) Sharad Kohli and Richa Mehta with a message of women empowerment which has been inherent to the magazine since its inception in 2018. Cover Story of this edition was done on Lucinda Parti a celebrated international yoga and fitness expert from London
Continuing the admirable tradition the magazine conferred Women’s Achievers’ Awards to select women from across the country who have super achievements to their credit and have set an example for their peers, family and the society. The magazine also took the initiative of awarding political excellence award as spokespersons to the popular political personalities Shazia Ilmi in female category and Naveen Jindal and Sudesh Verma in male category. The magazine also honoured veteran politician Shubendu Shekhar Awasthi on the occasion and Dr Kritika Kumar (Founder of Lumiere Dental Studio). The Aviation Fashion Show amongst others had Captain Ankita Agnohotri, a Vistara Airlines Pilot walking the ramp.
The magazine team extended gratitude to all its sponsoring partners including hospitality partners Runway 1, Cornitos, Warq by Sanjay Mittal, Ram Rattan Group, Designers Shweta Khilwani (Potpourri Originals), Ria Jhotwal (Inara by Ria), makeup partner- Roopam Verma and to our Gift partner- Sandhya Tangri Dabas, Chef Shivani Vashisth and Shipra Rathore. Also, to all others including print, electronic and digital media who played a vital role in making the event an astounding success. The occasion concluded on a positive note with the directors reiterating their commitment of women empowerment and presenting the latest from the world of Fashion and Lifestyle