Pioneering vogue home Nickie Nina is about to introduce a group and vogue movie in honour of the manufacturers’ artistic director, the late Nickie Nazir.
The dynamic sister duo of Nickie Nazir and Nina Khan launched their eponymous model in 1990, and went on to form and outline Pakistani vogue. Collectively, Nickie and Nina have constructed and developed their vogue home, crafting designs steeped within the South Asian arts and craft heritage, with a recent imaginative and prescient for over three many years. Tragically, Pakistan misplaced a vogue luminary in Nickie Nazir, along with her passing earlier this 12 months.
To honour her legacy and in celebration of her enduring affect, the Nickie Nina vogue home might be launching a group and vogue movie, Nickie by Nickie Nina, on September 22, 2023, as per a press launch. That is the final assortment that was designed by Nickie, in collaboration with Nina, earlier than her passing.
“Nickie’s essence embodies each class and style, a timeless presence that resonates by every fastidiously crafted sew, each nuanced shade, and each distinctive silhouette that graces our creations. The journey of conceiving this assortment and movie has been profoundly emotional, and paying tribute to her enduring legacy is a humble acknowledgement when measured towards the deep affect she wielded inside our vogue group,” stated Nina Khan, artistic director of Nickie Nina.
She added, “At this time, Nickie’s legacy of excellence, innovation, and sweetness lives on in our group of proficient designers and collectively we are going to proceed our lengthy historical past of fantastic design.
Nickie by Nickie Nina has been directed by Abdullah Harris and photographed by Khawar Riaz. This tribute assortment and movie incorporates a stellar lineup of those that performed a major function within the life and work of the late Nickie Nazir, together with Mira Sethi, Hira Mani, Nadia Jamil, Nusrat Jamil, Vaneeza Ahmad, Mehreen Syed, Fouzia Aman, Fatima Hasan, Jaweria Ali and Eesha Assad; with artistic model path by Tabesh Khoja of Nabila, hair and make-up by the group at Nabila, artwork path by Yousaf Shahbaz, and jewellery by Neemar.
A labor of affection, the ‘Nickie by Nickie Nina’ vogue assortment attracts inspiration from the intersection of the eras of the Mughal Empire and British Raj; Nickie fuses basic opulence with timeless attract in depths of reds to the tender, delicate hues of pinks and blues.
Certainly, the Nickie Nina model story will proceed, charting its course beneath the steerage of Nina Khan and embodying the very roots, imaginative and prescient, values, and expertise that Nickie embodied. Nina has been instrumental in bringing this assortment to life—a group that not solely pays homage to Nickie’s legacy but additionally stands as a testomony to Nina’s enduring dedication to the model they each nurtured.