Nobody celebrates weddings with the grandeur that we Indians do. From trousseau shopping to gift packing, decor to guest checklist and catering – there is just so much to do! For those of you planning to tie the knot this wedding season, Wedding Asia is here to take the stress out of wedding wonderings. A platform for designers in and across different Asian countries, Wedding Asia is in its tenth year of existence and kicks off the shaadi-season shopping with its first show in Chandigarh beginning September 12. Spread over two days, this one-stop-shop for all things bride and groom will happen at JW Marriott in ‘City Beautiful ‘, followed by Delhi a week later on.
On the anvil, there will be upcoming bridal couture designers, jewellers, planners, trousseau packers, specialized photographers, customized shoe designers, make-up artists and invitation designers etc under one roof. Conceptualized by Anupreet and Maninder Sethi, Wedding Asia – from the House of Wedding Asia, has been recognized as Asia’s premium wedding exhibition and has become an exclusive platform to showcase and promote the best of bridal collections and accessories. Wedding Asia does not only promotes young design talent, but also is the only event platform that endorses the royal game of polo, under the banner of The Royal Punjab Polo team.
Talking about Wedding Asia, one of the brains behind the event, Anupreet Sethi says, “Wedding Asia promises to come up with different innovations and special highlight each year. We are thankful to the kind of response we get from exhibitors and visitors alike. The next aim for Excelsior is to reach Mumbai and then to mesmerize our patrons at Macau, Sharjah, Bangkok & Dubai, thus percolating downs the Indian royal flavour at a pan-Asian level.”
Apparel, jewellery, sterling silver, linen and accessories, the two-day event is filled with the finest collection of every conceivable article for the bride and the groom, put together painstakingly by the top-notch names in bridal finery from the Asian subcontinent. Catering to a broad range of consumers the collections at Wedding Asia reflects the genius of master craftsmen’s and designers through blends of modern and traditional, classical and contemporary. Leading and renowned fashion designers from India and neighbouring countries such as Pakistan and Dubai also participate in Wedding Asia exhibition. Designers like Dillano Luxurious Jewels, Gloriole Jewels By Kavita Gogna, Jagan Jewellers, Jagdish Jewellers, Kimaya Collections, Mb Jewellers, Nav Jewels, Pavitra Jewellers, Shree Raj Mahal Jewellers , Advvaita , Amit Talwar , Di Moda By Kanika Ahluwalia , Guzel Creations, I Style Makeovers, Kalista, Mandeep Lit , Marriage & Celebration Junction, Mehak Creations, Paridhi By Pooja Jain, Prayas By Neha Kajla , Prihana By Neeru Bhasin, Patyala Royal Couture Studio, Rasberrie, Sanam Tamanna Dubai, Sapna’s-Mumbai, Sachdeva Fabrics, Shubahm Sarees, Sonu Gandhi, Studio Dream Collections, Tanveer Rim & Saniya (Mumbai), The Pink Miroor, Ultra Violet, Amrit Collections, Evolve Fashion, Kanu Creations, Koncept And Innovation, Club Mahindra are some of the exhibitors.
What’s more, the organisers also provide visitors and clients to follow up with exhibitors in the quest for quality product. “I think this is our USP that our relationship with the visitors or exhibitors does not end with the exhibition. We are happy to provide any assistance to those planning a gorgeous wedding,” says Anupreet. After their Chandigarh edition, Wedding Asia travels to Delhi from Sept 18-20 and once again in October. For the detailed calendar, do visit www.weddingasia.in.
by Aarti Kapur Singh