Sonya Battla AW17 titled –‘WEAVE –Indigo Infusion’
Sonya Battla has become a mark of high-end fashion since she opened the doors to her boutique in 1999.
Using and creating the highest quality fabrics, each collection claims a uniqueness of style, created by colour, innovation and experimental drape.
Ethnic embroideries feature as details in the design whilst always keeping the silhouettes modern and free.
Battla’ s A/W 2017 collection was inspired by the Sufi shrines of Pakistan and the world of Sufism. Beach town, Karachi, also inspired the colour palette which includes beautiful blue tonal dyes and washes.
Sonya’ s collection uses locally sourced and hand woven fabrics, including hand woven ikat.
Fashion DNA: Pakistan is the British Council’ s annual programme providing mentorship for emerging Pakistani fashion labels to develop the skills needed to work internationally. This year through a partnership with the Ethical Fashion Forum and SOURCE Consultancy, the programme focused on educating designers about sustainable and ethical approaches to fashio