Portfolio — the annual graduation show of Pearl Academy – turned out to be a glamorous evening with fashion students mingling around with celebrities in Chennai. Bringing together innovative and creative ideas, the budding designers put up a great show.
The final year undergrad and post-graduate students presented their collections on the evening. Chief guests including photographer G. Venket Ram and actor Ganesh Venkatraman were all praise as models like Priya Nayak, Dimple Patel, Iris Maity and Priyanka Diwan displayed the creations of the 41 students.
The designs were versatile, creative and explored various themes from kids wear to evening wear.
While Akila Ramesh and Kruthika Ravi bagged the awards for best designs, Shriya Mittal won the award for coming up with the most practical collection.
Post-graduate student Najeeba won the award for the best contemporary ethnic collection.
Source: Deccan Chronicle, Wednesday, Jun 13, 2012