Sustainability is the future, textile is at the heart of it: Amit Aggarwal

July 01, 2017

Sustainability is the future, textile is at the heart of it: Amit Aggarwal

Gandhinagar, July 1 : Designer Amit Aggarwal, whose creations are worn by the likes of Kajol, Sonakshi Sinha and Sonali Bendre, says sustainability is the way to take fashion to a new level and textile is at the heart of it.

"Sustainability is the future and textile is at the heart of it," he told IANS on the sidelines of Textiles India 2017.

 

"It is the Textiles India show that encourages the country's leading designers to reach out to the weavers, craftsmen and artisans and encourage their skills to present garments that are relevant to modern times," he added.

 

Textiles India 2017, held from June 30-July 2, is positioned as the first ever global B2B textiles event in India. It brings to the fore the inspiring vision of Prime Minister Narendra Modi - "From Farm to Fibre, Fibre to Factory, Factory to Fashion, Fashion to Foreign Exports". Textiles India aims to showcase the strength of the value chain in India.