KIIT School of Fashion Technology Hosts “KIRTI KALPANA” Graduate Fashion Show-2023
KIIT School of Fashion Technology hosted the “KIRTI KALPANA” Graduate Fashion Show 2023, featuring the final collection of Bachelor of Design (Fashion/Textile) students on May 13, 2023.
At the inaugural session, Dr. Achyuta Samanta, Founder, KIIT & KISS, extended his heartfelt congratulations to the graduating students, their parents, and the entire KSFT team. He expressed his delight in the school’s national and international accomplishments.
Dr. Arvind Kumar Padhee, IAS, Principal Secretary, Handlooms, Textiles, and Handicrafts Department, Government of Odisha, graced the occasion as the chief guest. He shared valuable insights on how the aspiring designers can contribute to promoting sustainable fashion, handlooms, and supporting local weavers in the state.
Shri Himanshu Khatua, Director of Satyajit Ray Film and Television Institute, Kolkata, attended the event as the guest of honor, expressing his joy on the special occasion. Prof. Jnyana Ranjan Mohanty, Registrar of KIIT-DU, also congratulated the students and conveyed his best wishes to both students and faculty members. Gipsita Nayak, Deputy Director of the School, delivered the welcome address, while Bauri Raul, the course coordinator, extended the vote of thanks.
The fashion show featured 10 talented Bachelor of Design (Fashion/Textile) students who presented their collections. Ms. Payal Rout and Ms. Aishwarya Urmila Mohapatra were awarded the Best Designer Award in the Fashion and Textile categories, respectively.
Additionally, KSFT students Revati Mohanty and Trishna Ray were felicitated, along with their parents, for their outstanding achievements in national and international Beauty Pageants. During the event, the dignitaries unveiled the Kirti Kalpana brochure, marking an important milestone in the celebration.