Congratulating the young designers Star Designer Ashley said, “I have been visiting INIFD centres across India despite of my busy schedule and as a Mentor to the INIFD students, I am teaching the ‘Art of Designing’ to them. At INIFD Chandigarh, I am impressed with the immense talent in the design students”. He also congratulated INIFD for giving International platform to all the young aspiring designers who have established a mark at FASHION SCOUT during London Fashion Week for 2 consecutive seasons and got widely covered in British Vogue – The Bible of Fashion. He said, “It is a matter of pride not only for INIFD but for the whole Country. INIFD students have travelled the World Fashion Globe from Lakme Fashion Week to FASHION SCOUT during London Fashion Week”.
Winner of Stardust Award for Best Costume Design for Bollywood Blockbusters Salman Khan Starrer “Sultan”, enjoys the success of Blockbusters like ‘Bajrangi Bhaijaan’, ‘Prem Ratan Dhan Payo’, reality TV show ‘Bigg Boss’. Star Designer and INIFD MentorAshley Rebello was here for INIFD Annual Convocation and he also conducted a workshop with students to teach the art of Fashion Design and gave his creative inputs for their Design portfolio. He shared the intricacies of his designs in his upcoming projects like‘Tubelight’ & ‘Tiger Zinda Hai ’ with INIFD students.
During the workshop Ashley Rebello shared with the finer intricacies of the glamorous world of Fashion Design with the students. INIFD had organized this exclusive designer workshop with Ashley Rebello to enable the students to seek his seasoned guidance and benefit from his personal experience. During this workshop, Ashley Rebello briefed the students about design industry, how to start their own venture, the intricacies of designing for Bollywood & Hollywood stars and also secret of his success. In this specialized workshop students were taken through the different stages of the Fashion Design process – draping & practical detailing. Ashley spoke on the fashion trends of today globally. He also give inputs on design industry’s trends in Bollywood, gave information about the materials trends, yarns, colours, fashion trends related to embellishments, accessories, etc.
From ramp shows to divas of the Hindi film Industry from stunning brides to hot models in photo shoot. Ashley has dressed them all. Clothes according to Ashley are not just something you wear to cover your skin; clothes have to be your skin. You have to be one with that outfit….almost as if you were born for it. He has designed for the gorgeous Aishwarya Rai, stunning Katrina Kaif, the lovely Asin and the elegant Tabu….the list of lovely ladies is endless. He has designed for Shahrukh Khan, Salman Khan, Aamir Khan, Shahid Kapur, Imran Khan. ‘Clothes make the man’ said Mark Twain. And Ashley Rebello believes he was ever so right.
Ashley Rebello, designed ace cricketer Yuvraj Singh’s wife Hazel Keech’s wedding outfits for Goa and for the mehendi and haldi ceremonies in Chandigarh. Ashley Rebello is the most sought after designer who has designed the wardrobe for the hottest women of Bollywood. He designed for Mallika Sherawat for her appearance at the Cannes Film Festival, where she represented the Indian film industry. Ashley Rebello is the rage of Bollywood designing for all happenings flicks like Jai Ho , Dabangg, Do Lafzon Ki Kahani, Kick, Kya Kool Hai Hum, Meenakshi. He has many more movies to his credit like Jo Jeeta Vahi Sikander, Chandani Bar, Biwi No. 1, Haseena Maan Jayegi, Sarfarosh, Hera Pheri and many more.
The Designer Workshop of Ashley Rebello was a great learning experience for the INIFD students, which provided them with direct hands on experience of being a star designer. The design workshop also created awareness about the stylish and versatile upcoming fashion trends.