The popular designer among Nepali celebrities, Uttam Banepali, has decided to start a fashion institute ‘Central Fashion Hub Institute of Fashion Technology’ in Kathamndu. The fashion institute is being established jointly with Rohit Rajbanshi and Nabin Luitel. Rohit and Nabin had had recently done BSc. in Fashion designing from Bangalore, India. The fashion institute was inaugurated jointly by popular journalist Kishor Nepal and Uttam’s daughter Sammanika Banepali.
In the inauguration ceremony first Miss Nepal, Rubi Rana, ex-Miss Nepal Usha Khadgi, Sadichha Shrestha and current Miss Nepal Ishani Shrestha was present to offer their best wishes. Actor Jiwan Luitel and actress Harshika Shrestha were also present in the ceremony.
Uttam Banepali had been running Uttam’s Creation in Kupondole. In the institute, Uttam will run practical classes to transfer his knowledge in fashion. The theoretical classes will be run by the experts with fashion degree. In addition to regular classes, the institute is also planning a grooming class per week by popular celebrities.
This is told to be the first such institute in Nepal that teaches fashion styling and visual merchandises. The institute offers a year-long Fashion Designing Diploma and also offer short term fashion designing courses.