Paris Hilton Takes On India Resort Fashion Week
Global fashion newspaper WWD, reports: Paris Hilton’s participation in India Resort Fashion Week held in Goa from Nov. 28 to Dec. 2; had a positive impact, boosting the profile of several events as she entertained the crowds as model, DJ and fashion designer.
She walked down the catwalk for designers Shane and Falguni Peacock, the duo that besides showing at New York Fashion Week –a scene that Paris Hilton knows very well- have designed looks for Britney Spears and Lady Gaga.
She took the role of DJ on December 1st having the crowd dance to the tunes: ‘Gangnam Style’ “Tonight’s Gonna be a good night” and “I’m sexy and I Know it”.
She met with reporters stating a few facts about her fashion business expanding through Asia and India being a source of inspiration. Here are some of her quotes:
“Asia is one of my biggest markets,” It’s also the place where Paris Hilton Handbags & Accessories is her top selling product category followed by sunglasses. These two, as reported, happen to be her two favorite categories .
“I’m looking to expand more in India in 2013. I already have stores in the Middle East and many other parts of Asia,”
“I love fashion, being a designer myself, and I like Indian fashion especially. I’m definitely very inspired by Shane and Falguni. Their dresses are very beautiful.”
According to WWD Paris gets inspired by India when designing her handbags and accessories; specially when it comes to the use of embellishments.
As an avid user of social media Paris Hilton sees the importance of these networks to inspire and diffuse fashion. She told WWD: “With the use of Internet, Instagram and Twitter, there certainly has been a globalization of fashion”
Finally she talked about some of her inspiration and some of the other ventures building her business empire: “I’ve always looked up to my father and grandfather. I’m starting a Paris beach club and also boutique hotels. It’s in my blood,” she said.
We can’t wait for this! Go Paris!