In the midst of great line up of events taking place in and around Rajasthan, the third edition of Rajasthan Heritage Week stands out as one of the biggest events of the state. Launched in Jaipur on 7th December 2017 with a fabulous lineup of designers & master artisans, the fashion and apparel event is a platform where the designers will showcase The New Face of Khadi, bringing a new vibrancy and modernity to our not so humble fabric of freedom at Hotel Diggi Palace Jaipur. Inaugurated by the Hon. Chief Minister of Rajasthan, Vasundhara Raje, whose State boasts of the highest number of artisans and craftsmen, the evening was commenced by the National Award winning weaver Mustakeen Kachara and Mohammed Sabir, farah Ansari, Sita Ramji, Feroz Bhai and Mohammed Yaseen.
The first day of the event featured internationally renowned designers like Bibi Russell, whose contribution to the revival of handwoven textiles in her native Bangladesh is immeasurable, inspiring the CM to invite her to Jaipur to replicate her success.
Other prominent designers who showcased their creations on the first day were Neeraj Raj Babuta , Ajay Veer Singh (Shri Lanka), Manish Saxena (Bangalore) Swati Vijaivargie (Jaipur), Bibi Russell (Bangladesh) Malvika Singh (New Delhi), Himmat Singh (Jaipur) Madina (Uzbekistan) Rajesh Pratap Singh (New Delhi)
Here’s a peek into the First Day of Rajasthan Heritage Week 2017, which is beautifully showcasing and promoting the heritage textiles of Rajasthan from 08th December to 10th December at Diggi Palace, Jaipur.