Tripura Fashion Week in Agartala To Promote Indigenous Artisans


Agartala: The ‘Rignai Fashion Clan’ is organizing ‘Tripura Fashion Week’ on September 24 to provide a great platform and encourage the many local Indigenous boutiques and artisans of the region.

The Tripura Fashion Week will give a boost to the artisan movement, giving a platform to all the local designers and artisans by providing networking alliances with partners and markets locally and within the country as a whole.

Announcing the forthcoming event at the premises of Agartala Press Club here on Sunday, organizers of the Tripura Fashion Week said that the initiative will give a platform to the various boutiques and artisans of Tripura by highlighting their work, and showcasing their creativity, reflecting the social, cultural and traditional aspects of government.

“The event will give a grand platform to the numerous indigenous designers of Tripura who will be given access to newer markets and networking opportunities through this platform,” said Dr. Rakhi Debbarma, CEO, of Tripura Fashion Week.

“It is all about encouraging and bringing out talented artisans and boutiques of Tripura to showcase their collections through fashion. We are glad that we are getting the opportunity to create something different while contributing something new to the fashion world,” Debbarma added.

Selected designers and weavers from Tripura Fashion Week will also get a chance to participate in the 6th edition of the North East India Fashion Week, to be held in Guwahati.

“Soon, we will announce the date of the 6th edition of North East India Fashion Week, which will be held in Guwahati. Selected designers and weavers who participated at Arunachal Fashion Week, Tripura Fashion Week, and Nagaland Fashion Week will get the chance to showcase their collection during the North East India Fashion Week in Guwahati,” said fashion designer and founder of Yana in Style, Yana Ngoba.

Yana Ngoba is also presenting “Colours of Northeast” at Tripura Fashion Week.

 “Tripura Fashion Week is involved in trying to bring out the different skills, qualities, and various works initiated by women, especially. It is aimed at promoting women’s empowerment in Tripura. The event venue will have stalls of boutiques and designers to exhibit for promotion, and publicity as well as for the sale of their creative products. This will surely ensure optimum exposure and networking opportunity to the community during the event,” she added