VOGUE WEDDING SHOW IN PARTNERSHIP WITH THE TAJ GROUP IS BACK ON THE 7-9 AUGUST AT TAJ PALACE, NEW DELHI
Get invited to the biggest and most grand edition of Vogue India’s annual wedding extravaganza
New Delhi, 19th June 2015: Curated by Vogue India, the Vogue Wedding Show (VWS) in partnership with the Taj Group, returns with a 3-day luxurious wedding exhibition showcasing the latest and most exclusive services and over 45 coveted brands in the bridal world. The third instalment of the bridal extravaganza, which is poised to be grander and bigger this year, will be held on August 7-, at the Taj Palace, New Delhi, where invitees can make their selection in a private and relaxed environment.
At this ‘by invitation only’ luxury fair, guests have the convenience of meeting the finest purveyors of products and services pertaining to weddings, all under one roof. To get invited, one must register on www.vogueweddingshow.in or call +91 7045400070 or +91 045400071.
Priya Tanna, Editor, Vogue India, says “Weddings in India are a celebration of love, the coming together of families and the beauty of tradition. At our three-day long wedding showcase, we have curated the most luxurious and personalized wedding services in the bridal world, to help turn the wedding of your dreams into a reality. It is an all-access pass for brides, grooms and their families to meet the country’s leading bridal wear designers, view the most unforgettable wedding jewellery and attend masterclasses conducted by an enviable line-up of industry experts in hair, make-up, beauty, nutrition and wellness. It is undoubtedly a must-do on any bride’s and groom’s checklist.”
The invitees can enjoy consultations with India’s leading bridal couture designers like Anita Dongre, Anju Modi, JADE, Manish Malhotra, Monisha Jaising, Sabyasachi, Shantanu & Nikhil, Tarun Tahiliani, Varun Bahl and Vineet Bahl.For the first time, acclaimed Pakistani designer Sania Maskatiya will also be showcasing at the VWS. Invitees also have the opportunity to meet with international wedding specialists, renowned jewellers and other category leaders.
Talking about the association, Chinmai Sharma- Chief Revenue Officer, Taj Hotels Resorts and Palace says, “Through its product of Timeless Weddings, Taj has been the pioneer in bringing weddings to life. Weddings at the Taj have always been iconic – offering our guests magical settings, inspired cuisine and attentive service at our unique locations at heritage palaces, idyllic beach resorts and landmark hotels throughout India, and in New York, Boston, London and Cape Town, making it the preferred choice for weddings for generations. Our partnership with Vogue is a step towards strengthening our commitment to exploring limitless possibilities when it comes to orchestrating that perfect dream wedding.”
At the Vogue Wedding Show 2015, guests can attend masterclasses and interact with an enviable line-up of industry experts. These include a workshop on styling, where Vogue India Fashion Director- Anaita Shroff Adajania will share contemporary style tips and tricks for brides and grooms as well as things to buy and what to steer clear of. In her masterclass on how to plan your dream wedding, renowned wedding planner Vandana Mohan will be sharing some invaluable insights. Skin-care specialist Dr. Harshna Bijlani will talk about tips and techniques to flawless, glowing skin in her session. Make-up specialist Namrata Soni will break down facts and myths, and will instruct attendees on how to wear make-up that’s ideal for all kinds of bridal events. Celebrity hairstylist Savio John Pereira will take guests through a step-by-step process highlighting the essentials of personal and professional hair care, complete with an on-stage demonstration. Celebrity nutritionist Kinita Kadakia Patel will tell brides-to-be how to look and feel their best through wellness and nutrition. Besides these, there are various other masterclasses on bespoke services.
Vogue India has handpicked some of the finest jewellers in India to showcase some spectacular wedding jewellery, with brands like Amrapali Jewels, Anmol Jewellers, Bharany's, Birdhichand Ghanshyamdas, BN Jewels, DIACOLOR Fine Contemporary Jewels, Hazoorilal Legacy, Hazoorilal By Sandeep Narang, Khanna Jewellers, Kishan Das & Co. for Sabyasachi, Mehta & Sons, Raj Mahtani, Rose, Sunita Shekhawat, Tibarumals Jewellers among many others. For the first time a dedicated space will house a ‘Saree Pavilion’ comprising sarees from different regions of the country, showcased by brands such as Ekaya, Lakshmi, Mangalmayee Jaipur and Swati & Sunaina.
For gifting ideas and wedding related services that are luxurious and original, finest brands like Ahujasons, Nordic Kandie, Ravish Kapoor Innovative Invitations, Swarovski, Tea Culture of the World, Vera Wang’s elegant dinnerware, stemware and giftware for Wedgwood, and many more can be found at the show.
To take care of every fine detail of any wedding, leading décor experts and wedding planners, like the Wedding Design Company WEDNISHKA will also be present, among others. And finally, as wedding specialists over the years, Taj Hotels, partners of Vogue Wedding Show, will provide expert guidance to guarantee a perfect wedding event.
The Indian wedding market is rapidly growing at an annual rate of 25-30 per cent. While wedding fairs are a common feature in recent times, there is nothing that caters solely to affluent families with big marriage budgets. Identifying this need-gap, Vogue India’s exclusive, ‘by invitation only’ Vogue Wedding Show acts as the final arbitrator of luxury for discerning audiences, connecting them to the finest brands in the bridal space.
The Vogue Wedding Show, a specially curated exhibition by Vogue India, featuring the most luxurious and personalized wedding services, was launched in 2013. Given the overwhelming response it received, Vogue India launched The Vogue Bridal Studio in 2014, with an attempt to bring the city’s elite a preview of the main event in August and a chance to interact with distinguished representatives of the fashion and bridal couture industry. As an extension of the event, Vogue India has created the Vogue Wedding Book–a keepsake wedding directory featuring each participating brand editorially. Having a year-long relevance, the book is complementary with the September issue of the magazine.
Vogue India: Connecting women with what's beautiful, illuminating and inspiring, Vogue India was launched in September 2007.Vogue India is the 17th edition of the ultimate style bible and is a 100 per cent owned subsidiary of Condé Nast International. For over 100 years, Condé Nast has produced some of the finest, most successful and iconic magazines worldwide. Vogue India celebrates the growing presence of women who define and influence the new Indian modernity with grace, style and achievement. Priced at Rs 150, Vogue India is a monthly magazine and available across 100+ towns.