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Sania Maskatiya joins hands with LRBT to fight in Pakistan

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Multi-award winning and one of Pakistan’s leading fashion design house Sania Maskatiya has collaborated with LRBT, Pakistan’s largest non-governmental organisation that is working to eradicate curable blindness in the country. This joint effort by Sania Maskatiya and LRBT aims to prevent the suffering caused by blindness and other eye ailments.

Statistics show due to the lack of resources and awareness 11% of the total population of Pakistan is visually impaired. 1.9 million People are blind of which 80% of the cases are curable.

 Sania Maskatiya has launched digital silk scarves. 100% of the proceeds of sales will be donated to LRBT. Priced at RS.3,670. The scarfs are available at Sania Maskatiya’s flagship Karachi store and Lahore store.

 One scarf pays for One cataract surgery.

The Sania Maskatiya brand is best known for its specialised, versatile prints, textile design based on pure textures, exceptional hues, and fine craftsmanship. The design house engages in some of the best craftsmanship in Pakistan, coming from generations of artisans who have specialized and perfected their craft. The brand is known for including rich textiles, fabric design and embroidery within their pieces. Sania Maskatiya has quickly become Pakistan’s most lauded designer and most prized fashion export.

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Sania Maskatiya set to reveal ‘Isfahan’ at Day-1 at

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Multi-award winning fashion house Sania Maskatiya is set to showcase their S/S’19 luxe evening wear collection, Isfahan, on day one for PFDC Sunsilk Fashion Week 2019. The showcase will be complemented by jewelry from Allure by MHT with footwear from SOMA.

Sania Maskatiya’s spring-summer eveningwear line, Isfahan, is a nod to the seductive lustre of the Orient. It imbues the elegance and mystique of the ancient East with a modern vibrancy and aesthetic, embellishing cotton nets and silks with equal esprit. It springs soft pastels and bold jewel shades into striking neoclassical silhouettes.

Founded in 2010, the Sania Maskatiya brand is best known for its specialized, versatile prints, textile design based on pure textures, exceptional hues, and fine craftsmanship. The design house engages in some of the best artisanship in Pakistan, coming from generations of artisans who have specialized and perfected their craft. The brand is known for incorporating rich textiles, fabric design and embroidery within their pieces. Sania Maskatiya has quickly become Pakistan’s most lauded designer and most prized fashion export.

The brands runway shows are much anticipated by critics and patrons alike in Pakistan, Europe, India and the US and to this end consistently showcase at the PFDC and FPW platforms in Pakistan, also having showcased at Lakme Fashion Week in India and New York Fashion Week in the big apple. The brand continues to expand both nationally and internationally. In Pakistan, the brand boasts four stand-alone stores each of which is located in prime shopping locations in both Karachi and Lahore. The brand is further available at select national stockists. Internationally, the brand continues to develop regional and global presence. In terms of retail and global accessibility, the brand is further available worldwide through a dedicated e-commerce store, in the Middle East through a stand-alone retail space in Dubai and in Europe, the US, Singapore and India through a series of stockists.

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SANIA MASKATIYA all set to showcase at New York Fashion Week F/W 2019

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Among Pakistan’s leading fashion design house Sania Maskatiya is all set to return to the prestigious New York Fashion Week platform with its F/W 2019 collection as part of The Council of Aspiring American Fashion Designers’ (CAAFD) long running tradition of introducing emerging designer showcases. Sania Maskatiya has been hand-picked by CAAFD, in collaboration with iFashion Network and in partnership with IMG and Pier 59 studios, to present their designs at NYFW F/W 2019.

Indeed, Sania Maskatiya is the first Pakistani Designer and Design House to showcase officially at the NYFW platform, having debuted last year at NYFW S/S19 with its dedicated westernwear line, Sania Studio. This February 2019, Sania Maskatiya will be showcasing its F/W 2019 luxe evening wear collection. The collection shimmers into the spotlight with iridescence. The energy and elegance of this landmark collection is encompassed through luxe fabrics in metallic shades. Embodying elements both heritage and nouveau, this collection evokes a sublime subtlety featuring the signature Sania Maskatiya intricate embellishments and fusion silhouettes.

“2019 is turning out to be a milestone year for the Sania Maskatiya brand. We moved our Karachi Flagship store to a brand new location in Clifton in January 2019 and now, in February 2019, being the first Pakistani Fashion Design House to showcase at the prestigious NYFW, we are humbled and grateful to be a part of the CAAFD NYFW sponsored program. It was a wonderful experience showcasing at CAAFD NYFW 2018 and we are excited to be representing our country again at NYFW F/W 2019.” said Sania Maskatiya on being part of the NYFW F/W 2019 platform.

CAAFD is known for its rigorous review process in choosing designers to showcase their work at NYFW and this is indeed big breakthrough for Pakistan’s Fashion Industry.

Earlier this January 2019, Sania Maskatiya moved its Karachi Flagship Store to a brand new location at AC-5, Block 4, Clifton. The new space has been conceptualized and curated by Strata Spaces.

The Sania Maskatiya brand is best known for its specialised, versatile prints, textile design based on pure textures, exceptional hues, and fine craftsmanship. The design house engages in some of the best craftsmanship in Pakistan, coming from generations of artisans who have specialized and perfected their craft. The brand is known for including rich textiles, fabric design and embroidery within their pieces. Sania Maskatiya has quickly become Pakistan’s most lauded designer and most prized fashion export

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Sania Maskatiya launches “LuLu Edit II” Winter Festive Collection 2019

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Multi-award winning and one of Pakistan’s leading fashion design house Sania Maskatiya has launched the second edit of its winter festive collection titled “LuLu”.

“LuLu” – EDIT II, features Sania Maskatiya’s signature handcrafted pieces perfect for the winter festivities. The winter festive collection comprises of 36 distinct embellished and digital printed outfits in bright hues – it’s embellished using gota, ari and zardoze techniques in a wide range of silhouettes. With distinct feminine cuts in luxe fabrics and signature prints for the festive season, this collection comprises of separates available in multiple sizes.

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Sania Maskatiya is all set to reveal SAMARKAND at PFDC L Oréal Paris Bridal Week 2017

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One of Pakistan’s leading fashion houses, Sania Maskatiya is all set to showcase the brand new A/W 2017/2018 bridal collection titled “SAMARKAND” as the finale on Day-2 of PFDC L’Oréal Paris Bridal Week 2017 in Lahore. The showcase will be complemented by jewellery from premier luxury brand, Amrapali Jewels with their collections, Jewels of the Nizam and Made in Heaven. Amrapali is exclusively distributed in Pakistan by Khazana.

The bridal collection has been inspired by the decadent royalty of the historic town of “SAMARKAND” which is considered as a melting pot of the world’s cultures, founded in 7th Century B.C. The collection derives patterns, motives and details from the heritage of the golden era in “SAMARKAND”. Sania Maskatiya has infused her signature traditional craftsmanship in contemporary and traditional silhouettes using an array of fabrics from gold spun tissue to brocade, silk, velvet, jamawar and French nets. With a diverse color palette ranging from pastels to jewel tones, the collection comprises of both menswear and womenswear ensembles, aspiring to create modern heirlooms. Both the collections by Amrapali Jewels comprise of traditional and timeless bridal pieces for today’s modern bride.

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Sania Maskatiya brings forward her Eid Collection Gardenia-Edit II 2017

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Sania Maskatiya has introduced the second edit of “Gardenia”: The 2017 Eid Collection that celebrates and explores femininity. 

  With the first edit featuring formal Eid-wear, Edit II features 24 elegant designs in luxury prét and prét in a diversity of colors such as ivory, cream, pink, corals, greys, golds with midnight blues, maroon and black for a festive feel.

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PFDC Sunsilk Fashion Week – Day 1

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From eye-catching embellishment to minimal simplicity at its finest, softer hues and new classics—there are many style stories on the ramp this Sunsilk PSFW. Every year noted designers from the country participate in showcasing their latest collections; the trendsetters attend in tow to awe us with their style. First in three days of the PSFW galore held in Expo Center featured designers ranging from ace maestro HSY, Misha Lakhani, Saira Shakira, Sania Maskatiya to Bank Alfalah’s rising talent Zonia Anwaar, Asra Khalid and Generation_pk’s Khadija Rehman.

HSY’s Paranoia- winning hearts!

The show kicked off with HSY’s Paranoia collection. The gowns were setting the trail ablaze with the contrasting motifs and flares, combining contemporary silhouettes with traditional influences.

Misha’s Minimalistic approach

Misha Lakhani with her stylish yet classy Caravan collection featured luxe fabrics and formal cuts. The soft hues and gentle colour palettes were minimalistic yet impactful.

Saira Shakira- fun filled all the way!

Saira Shakira with their fun and tres chic collection of super-sized totes combined with stylish pants stood out fabulously on the ramp.

Generation- making a statement!

The statement ‘Bring Basant Back’ by Generation_pk seemed to echo well with the fashion crowd.

Sania Maskatiya- Trendy through and through

It was a wrap of Day 1 with Sania Maskatiya’s summer separates. The uber trendy designer played with whites, metallic and eye catching florals to showcase her complete summer wardrobe.

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Sania Maskatiya Introducing ‘SANIA STUDIO’ At PFDC Sunsilk Fashion Week 2017

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In an exciting new direction of expansion, Sania Maskatiya is set to introduce a brand new and dedicated westernwear line, ‘Sania Studio’ [ #SaniaStudio ] with their debut Cruise Collection 2017 showcase on Day-1 of PFDC Sunsilk Fashion Week this April 2017.

Sania Studio’s Cruise Collection 2017 features intricate floral patterns and lively motifs in its signature house prints. With distinct cuts, striking palette of colours and sharp contrasts suited for every occasion, expect a sophisticated collection comprising of free flowing pants, asymmetrical blouses, high-waisted jumpsuits and slim-silhouetted gowns, all of which can be worn as separates aswell. The collection will be complemented by jewellery from Allure by MHT and shoes by Charles and Keith with an exclusive music-mix by Dj Shah.

The Sania Studio line by Sania Maskatiya is based entirely in pure, luxe fabrics cut and draped in a range of directional but feminine silhouettes tailored by the finest craftsmen across Pakistan, hailing from generations of artisans practicing time-honoured craftsmanship and embroideries.

The Sania Studio PSFW Cruise Collection will be available for custom order at the Sania Maskatiya Flagship Stores in Karachi and Lahore, immediately following its runway debut on Thursday 13th April 2017.

Founded in 2010, the Sania Maskatiya brand is best known for their versatile, specialised prints, textile design based on pure fabrics, unique colours, and fine craftsmanship. The fashion label employs its own in-house printing, embroidery and stitching units with a dedicated team of talented textile graduates. Indeed, Sania’s designs often take imaginative inspiration from a unique interplay of colours, depicting imagery inspired by nature and her environment, often juxtaposed with a sumptuous twist.

The brands runway shows are much anticipated by critics and patrons alike in India, Pakistan, Europe and the US and to this end consistently showcase at the PFDC and FPW platforms in Pakistan, also having showcased at Lakme Fashion Week in India. The Sania Maskatiya brand continues to expand both nationally and internationally. In Pakistan the brand boasts four stand-alone stores each of which is located in prime shopping locations both in Karachi and Lahore. The brand is further available at select national stockists. Internationally, the brand continues to develop regional and global presence. In terms of retail and global accessibility, the brand is further available worldwide through a dedicated e-commerce store, in the Middle East through a stand-alone retail space in Dubai and in Europe, the US, Singapore and India through a series of stockists.

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Day 3 of Bridal Couture Week Ends With a Bang

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The concluding day of QHBCW started with Rangraaz by Wardha Saleem, followed by Ziggi Menswear’s Zawiya. The collection is a gathering of many personal experiences and each piece has its own journey and story to tell. Faiza Saqlain was the third to present her collection Soz Kesimion the runway which was followed by Umsha by Uzma Babar’ Amore. Show one was concluded by none other than the designer duo Asifa & Nabeel with their latest bridal collection Crystallline. Show 2 of QHBCW started with the Nouvelle Mariée by designer duo Nickie Nina, which was followed by the grand couturiers segment featuring the gurus of our fashion industry including Kamiar Rokni, Elan, Nida Azwer and Sania Maskatiya. The 13th edition of QMobile HUM Bridal Couture Week concluded with Amir Adnan’sstar-studded showcase.