A Change of Scene: Fashion in Ahmedabad, India

By Epoch Times Staff
Epoch Times Staff
Epoch Times Staff
December 26, 2009 Updated: December 26, 2009

While we are in the midst of winter weather in the United States, let's take a look at fashion shows from a warmer climate.

WEDDING COLLECTION: A creation by Indian designer Manish Malhotra during the Skoda Superb Wedding Collection show on Dec. 22. (Sam Panthaky/AFP/Getty Images)
WEDDING COLLECTION: A creation by Indian designer Manish Malhotra during the Skoda Superb Wedding Collection show on Dec. 22. (Sam Panthaky/AFP/Getty Images)

TRULY FEMININE: A wedding dress to bring out the bride's femininity, designed by Manish Malhotra. (Sam Panthaky/AFP/Getty Images)
TRULY FEMININE: A wedding dress to bring out the bride's femininity, designed by Manish Malhotra. (Sam Panthaky/AFP/Getty Images)

DELICATE WEDDING DRESS: Another design on display by Manish Malhotra. (Sam Panthaky/AFP/Getty Images)
DELICATE WEDDING DRESS: Another design on display by Manish Malhotra. (Sam Panthaky/AFP/Getty Images)
ECO-FRIENDLY: A fashion show at Kanoria Centre for Arts in Ahmedabad on Dec. 18. Alliance Française promoted the traditional skills of rural women artisans in Kutch and Patan in cooperation with local organizers. (Sam Panthaky/AFP/Getty Images)
ECO-FRIENDLY: A fashion show at Kanoria Centre for Arts in Ahmedabad on Dec. 18. Alliance Française promoted the traditional skills of rural women artisans in Kutch and Patan in cooperation with local organizers. (Sam Panthaky/AFP/Getty Images)
MEN'S & WOMEN'S FASHIONS: Women in the fashion business design for men and women. (Sam Panthaky/AFP/Getty Images)
MEN'S & WOMEN'S FASHIONS: Women in the fashion business design for men and women. (Sam Panthaky/AFP/Getty Images)
SUPPORTING WOMEN'S SELF-EMPLOYMENT: Founder of Self Employed Women's Association (SEWA) Ila Bhatt (center) and International designer Graham Hollick (second left) attend the 'Anant' fashion show in Ahmedabad. (Sam Panthaky/AFP/Getty Images)
SUPPORTING WOMEN'S SELF-EMPLOYMENT: Founder of Self Employed Women's Association (SEWA) Ila Bhatt (center) and International designer Graham Hollick (second left) attend the 'Anant' fashion show in Ahmedabad. (Sam Panthaky/AFP/Getty Images)