First day of Wills Lifestyle India Fashion Show has started showing glamour and Bollywood connection actress Preity Zinta walked to the ramp for her friend and designer Surily Goel .
Dressed in an elegant black sequined one shoulder gown, Preity Zinta has previously worked together with Surily in films like Salaam Namaste and Jaan-E-Mann and the designer is also behind the uniform of Zintas IPL team Kings XI Punjab.
Preity said,”Surily is my favorite designer; I am not saying this because she is a friend. Surily has so much versatility and that is what is commendable about her. I love what I am wearing and I think her clothes compliment me. The last time I wore a saree designed by her at ‘Jab tak hain Jaan’s premier and I received many compliments for it,”
When asked about her look, the actress said, “I love wearing gowns and i love this one. It is both formal and informal. I can wear it at a red carpet event and also for a party. In fact I have asked Surily to let me wear it once to a party before selling it off.”
Preity who was last seen on the silver screen in 2008 film ‘Heroes’, was set to make a comeback last year with her maiden production venture ‘Ishkq In Paris’. But the film’s release got delayed.
“My director got sick and that is why we had to postpone the release of the film. We are doing the post production of the film but we are yet to decided on a date for release. I am keeping m my fingers crossed right now,” she said.
Designer this season’s Autumn Winter collection “was titled the ‘Spice Story’, which has been inspired by the dark and deep jewel tones.
Surily said,”My collection is is the Spice story and i have taken inspiration from jewel tones. That is why you saw a lot of black, gold, green and red,”
Models walked the ramp in shorts, gowns, dress, jumpsuits, plazzos, skirts with heavy embellishments and embroidery. The coloyur palatte varied from black, green marron, red, gold, navy blue.