New Delhi, 20th June 2023: Westside and Project I Am Enough together hosted a groundbreaking fashion show, MIRЯOR, at an exquisite property, Taj Vivanta, Dwarka. With an inclusive modeling consortium, MIRЯOR demonstrated bodies of all kinds on the runway for the very first time. The aim was to break conventional beauty standards and redefine the notion of perfection, empowering everyone to embrace their differences.
The event featured a wonderful showcase of 20th June 2023ashion and style that started with captivating musical performances and spectacular dance performances that a20th June 2023dded a layer of artistic expression to the evening. The atmosphere was electric as the DJ afterparty took center stage, ensuring a memorable night of celebration.
The overwhelming response to MIRЯOR exceeded all expectations and created a moment to cherish. The show was nothing short of a statement in the Indian fashion industry. The event served as a catalyst for change, encouraging society to embrace diversity and redefine traditional beauty standards.
Speaking on the event, the Head of Customer & Beauty at Westside, Mr Umashan Naidoo said, “We are honored to have partnered with the inspiring NGO, Project I Am Enough, and Taj Hotels, for MIRЯOR. This collaboration allowed us to exhibit the power of inclusivity and redefine beauty standards in the fashion industry. Together, we were able to create a platform that celebrates diversity, empowers individuals, and encourages self-acceptance. We are proud to be part of this initiative that reminds everyone that they are truly enough.”
Siya Tayal, founder of Project I Am Enough echoed this sentiment, stating, “It has been an incredible journey to bring together a diverse body-positive modeling group, challenging societal norms and celebrating the beauty of every individual. Through Project I Am Enough, we strive to empower and inspire people to embrace their uniqueness and foster inclusivity in the fashion industry. MIRЯOR has been a remarkable milestone in our mission, and we are grateful for the support of Westside and Taj Hotels in amplifying our cause. I am thrilled to witness the immense success of MIRЯOR, India’s first inclusive runway show, in partnership with Westside and Taj Hotels.”
The success of MIRЯOR has paved the way for future inclusive fashion shows in India, marking a significant step towards a more expansive and accepting industry. This landmark event serves as a reminder that everyone is enough and that beauty exists in every body.