After a long time, Dharan Fashion Show is starting again. It was in 1997, the first fashion show was organized as ‘Summer-97’. After that, the fashion festival continued for the next 5-6 years until the people’s war by Maoist reached the peak and disrupted fashion and beauty events.
After almost a decade of pause, the fashion show is restarting in Dharan on Ashoj 27 in Nirbana Country Club. The show named ‘Sigrams Royal Stag Fashion Trends – 2012’ will feature creations of a popular fashion designer Uttam Banepali. Various themes on the fashion show include Traditional, Touch of Nepal, Cocktail Wear, Party Gown. Casual Kurta, Formal Kurta, Traditional Saree.
To walk on the ramp various top models are going to Dharan. Some of the well known models include first Miss Nepal Rubi Rana, Miss Nepal 2010 Sadichha Shrestha, Miss Nepal 2012 Shristi Shrestha, Miss Nepal International 2011 Sarina Maskey. Similarly popular models like Hema Shrestha, Reema Bishowkarma, Bishnu Chemjong, popular actress Namrata Shrestha, Miss Purwanchal 2011 Prativa Shrestha, Miss Purwanchal 2012 Ashmita Gurung, Miss Purwanchal first runner up Sandipa Limbu, Miss Limbu first runner up Dr. Alisha Wanem are also being featured in the fashion show.
In addition to professional models, some of the doctors from BP Koirala Hospital Dr. Narendra Bhatta, Dr. Nisha Bhatta, Dr. Mohanchandra Regmi, Dr. Alin Sundas, Dr. Tarun Pradhan, Dr. Manoj Shribastav etc are also going to catwalk in the ramp.
Uttam Banepali is known for his peacock feather dress worn by Miss Nepal 2010 Sadichha Shrestha in her Miss World attempt. Photo credit HKnepal.
We will update on the event when it happens.