India’s Grand Slam champion and multiple Aircel Chennai Open winner Leander Paes and Bosnia & Herzegovina’s movie star and Tennis sensation, Damir Dzumhur set the ramp on fire when they walked for designers Lalit Dalmia and Pranjal Kadkade at the Aircel Chennai Open fashion show organized by 6 degrees here on Monday.
An exclusive gathering of famous socialites and Page 3 personalities cheered the hulks as they proudly strutted around in the finest stitches at the Hyatt Regency, Chennai.
Russia’s upcoming Star, Daniil Medvedev, USA’s Nicholas Monroe and our very own Jeevan Nedunchezhiyan were the other tennis stars who successfully blended fashion with sports.
Designer Pranjal Kadkade showcased “The Artist Holy House” collection, inspired from South India temple moves from vintage to historical richness. Infusing bold colors for the season and portraying the feminity and elegance through the contemporary cuts and layers, the collection is a blend of Indian and Western Silhouttes while designer Lalit Dalmia’s collection was about True Love, which is inspired by the intense love story of the Mughal Emperor Shahjehan and his beloved wife Mumtaz. Every Garment defines love and is made for the modern bride and groom with keeping the Rich Mughal Culture alive
Talking about the fashion show Nikhil Hedge, Founder 6 Degree said “We are extremely proud to be partner of the IMGR Aircel Chennai Open this year. This event gives a platform not only to tennis maestros but also to fashion professionals with flair of design sensibility. The intersection of Sports, Fashion and Tech go hand in hand to takes styles/fashion to another level. We have been associated with IMG Reliance since the past 2 years on their other properties and are happy to associated with another prestigious property of theirs and make our overall association even stronger”