~Introduced ‘The Gentlemen’s Club Collection’, a festive fusion of Indian and western couture~
Mumbai, 26th August, 2015: Philips India known as the leading styling and grooming brand in India showcased its styling range at Mehboob Studio, Bandra over an exclusive association with eminent designer Manish Malhotra for The Gentlemen’s Club Collection consisting of a festive fusion of Indian and western couture, focusing on shades of emerald green and adorned with botanical motifs. The collection will be showcased during Lakmé Fashion Week Winter/Festive 2015, with Philips India being the official “Styling partner” for the second season this year.
Pleased with the success of the off-site show and association, Mr. ADA Ratnam, President – Consumer Lifestyle, Philips India said, “We, at Philips are very pleased to have associated with Lakmé Fashion Week which is by far the most ultimate fashion event in the country showcasing a perfect mix of style and fashion. It is truly ecstatic to weave this association as Philips range of hairstyling and grooming products target the style conscious who want to add an extra edge to their look. We feel this association contributes to Philips Personal Care’s aim of putting the power of self-expression in the hands of the youth in the form of high-tech yet easy-to-use grooming gadgets.”
Ace Designer Manish Malhotra who for the first time showcases an entire men’s collection at LFW, said, “The collection is for the debonair man which exudes sophisticated charm and is an extension of my couture line. ‘Philips presents Manish Malhotra’ is The Gentlemen’s Club collection which is a festive fusion of Indian and western couture, focusing on shades of emerald green and adorned with botanical motifs. Ranbir Kapoor, my showstopper for the night showcased an entire range of stylish, elegant and contemporary collection. This year has been very special to me as I complete 25 years as a costume designer and stylist in the movie industry.
Ms. Anurita Chopra, Business Head – Personal Care, Consumer Lifestyle, Philips India, said, “Manish Malhotra’s, The Gentlemen’s Club Collection is a representation of style, elegance and grace. This exciting collection perfectly complements with the vision of Philips Personal Care that strives to 'empower' young men to be themselves. This fit perfectly blends with the concept of youthful fashion of Philips, which is known for its personal care products, which marry the latest technology with ease of use to facilitate styling for all a reality.”
With the latest technology and innovation, Philips Personal Care range of styling gadgets allow you to create your own personal style, or keep up with the hottest trends in grooming. These styling tools have been specifically designed to give you the confidence to achieve any look you desire and express yourself through your personal style. Philips offers electronic shavers, trimmers, hair clippers and body groomers for men; and a range of hairstyling gadgets including dryers, straighteners, and stylers as well as an extensive range of epilators for women. The young and popular stars Arjun Kapoor, Varun Dhawan and Alia Bhatt are the brand ambassadors for Philips Trimming & Body Grooming range, Philips Shaving and Philips Beauty businesses respectively.
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