Asian bride live opened its doors to 15,000 people at Olympia London on 31st oct and 1st Nov. To date the biggest Asian wedding show to have been hosted in UK. 160 wedding suppliers & designers from all round UK, exhibited at Asian Bride live.
There were six Catwalk shows that took place during the weekend.The fashion show was produced & directed by Hajira Ahmad with her team @EBH. When asked about the event Hajira said “It’s an honour to be producing the fashion show for ASIAN BRIDE LIVE. What a huge platform it gives designers from around the UK and abroad to showcase their collections to such large audiences”.
Bibi London who is a stockist of A-lister designers from India opened the Catwalk show and showcased stunning collections from Tarun Tahliani, Sabiya Saacchi and Shyamal Bhumika.
Tehxeeb London who stocks Pakistani designer showcased beautiful and timeless pieces from Saira Rizwan, Umsha by Uzma Baber, Sana Safinaz and kaamdani .
Event director Waleed jahangir said ” We had over 160 stalls -‘we are trying to create a platform for international asian wedding market to come and showcase with us’ ‘The asian wedding industry in uk alone is worth 400 million and has one of highest international consumer spends and we want help make that bigger for clients including the market worldwide by being able to connect the brides direct with suppliers.”
Following the magnitude and success of this event, Asian Bride Live will be going to NEC Birmingham in December and Excel London in February.
Fashion show by EBH
Hair and Make up by Lubna Rafiq, Uzma Rafiq and team
Photography Shahid Malik
Styling by Sumaera Ashraf
Jewellery provided by:
Nargis collection, Amishi London, Rubina Kapoor and Tinaya