After having a successful bridal and formal wear season, the design house Nickie Nina is set to launch their summer line, High Tide. The event will take place on Monday, 8th of May 2017 at their flagship store on MM Alam Road, Lahore.
Aliya Nazir and Nabila Junaid are credited with being one of the first Pakistani designers who were inspirations for many female fashion designers that followed, becoming one of the first women to control a major fashion house in Pakistan. Since its inception, the brand’s design philosophy has been to create a fusion of traditional embellishment and unconventional cuts that, when merged with rich fabrics and textures, creates a classic ‘Nickie Nina’ entity.
Nickie Nina’s summer line is an introduction to a simplified and minimalistic collection. This collection aims to have an on the go approach to fashion embodying exclusive and exquisite traditional handmade fabric called ‘katcha tanka’ all the while instilling eye-catching designs weaved with perfection to equip the contemporary needs. The collection derives its inspiration from nature hence falling effortlessly upon the eyes with its distinct aesthetics and meticulously selected silhouettes.
With a bright and lively palette of colors the collection encapsulates the true essence of a tropical summer which dawns the aura of the season. The designers have made use of materials such as organza, grip, satin, katcha tanka, and embroidered fabric with a chic summer flare, giving it a fresh outlook like never seen before.
About Nickie Nina:
The label Nickie Nina, established by designers Aliya Nazir and Nabila Junaid, is recognized as a pioneer of women’s fashion in Pakistan. Having designed their first collection in 1995 the sisters launched the eponymous luxury label in 2000 at the millennium show in Lahore. Their success does not only pertain to Pakistan as they’ve been internationally acclaimed for their craftsmanship, admired and worn all over the world. They have showcased their collections in USA, UAE, Singapore and India, only to name a few. Their store features a multifaceted showcase encompassing the best of their designs and an array of creations including bridal wear, luxury prêt and ready-to-wear.
Nickie Nina’s brand design philosophy has always been about being able to instill traditional embellishments and creative styling that blends smoothly with rich fabrics and textures to craft a classic ‘Nickie Nina’ entity. Their forte lies in putting together traditional Pakistani clothes with an infusion of modern day aesthetics.
Designers Nickie and Nina have been known for working with an assortment of extravagant fabrics, imaginatively melding distinctive textures, versatile cuts and vibrant diverse color palettes, ensuring the uniqueness of each collection in its level of individuality, originality and elegance.