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Deepika Padukone to take over the runway at Manish Malhotra’s ICW show

Actress Deepika Padukone set to walk the ramp for Designer Manish Malhotra, who is opening the India Couture Week in the Capital.

fashion and trends Updated: Jul 17, 2016 10:32 IST
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Deepika Padukone  had previously walked the ramp for and Manish Malhotra in 2013.
Deepika Padukone had previously walked the ramp for and Manish Malhotra in 2013.(Raajessh Kashyap/ HT Photo)

Fashion has an inseparable relationship with Bollywood, and at this year’s upcoming edition of a fashion week in the Capital, the film frat is all set to take on the runway.

Designer Manish Malhotra, who is opening the India Couture Week will also have a B-town biggie walking for him.

Actor Deepika Padukone will be closing his show on July 20, as he kickstarts the five-day event.

Watch: Mesmerising first look of Manish Malhotra’s India Couture Week collection

“Deepika for me is that actor who has single-mindedly worked towards being where she is each day, and improved and evolved with time. She speaks the language of today and carries any kind of garment with a coolness which is very contemporary, along with grace, elegance and old-world charm,” says Manish Malhotra on choosing her as the showstopper.

“It’s a reinvented Indian couture line celebrating old-world embroidery and art and craft, along with ancestral Indian trends mixed with Persian influences,” adds Malhotra, describing his collection, The Persian Story.