Monday, 14 September 2015 00:00

LSA 2015 - Fashion Category Nominees and our Thought

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LSA 2015

We loved the way Mahira & Fawad invited people to LUX Style Awards 2015. Yes we are definitely talking about that advertisement by LUX. When it’s about LUX Style Awards, Fashion and style is definitely in the air.

Why not? Lux style awards are back with enthusiasm covering many categories including the hottest one ‘Fashion’. Being a fashion blog, how can we forget fashion happenings around us?


This 14th Lux Style Awards 2015, Fashion categories include 10 sub-categories. Let us share the list of sub-categories and particular nominees.


Model of the Year (Female)

  1. Amna Baber
  2. Amna Ilyas
  3. Cybil Chaudhry
  4. Fayezah Ansari
  5. Nadia Ali
  6. Nooray Bhatti

Model of the year ( Male)

  1. Athar Amin
  2. Jahan-e-Khalid
  3. Sharjeel Baig
  4. Shehzad Noor
  5. Waleed Khalid

Best Fashion Photographer

  1. Abdullah Haris
  2. Ayaz Anis
  3. Guddu Shani
  4. NFK Photography
  5. Rizwan-ul-Haq

Best Hair & Make-up

  1. Maram Aabroo
  2. Nabila
  3. Natasha Khalid at Natasha’s salon
  4. Raana Khan
  5. Shammal Qureishi at Toni & Guy, Lahore

Best Emerging Talent

  1. Hasnain Lehri (Model)
  2. Mahgul Rashid (Designer)
  3. Muzi Sufi (Photographer)
  4. Sadaf Kanwal (Model)
  5. Saira Shakira (Designers)

Best Fashion Design (Pret)

  1. Daaman
  2. Gulabo
  3. Nida Azwer
  4. Sana Safinaz
  5. Sania Maskatiya

Best Fashion Design (Lawn)

  1. Elan
  2. Kayseria
  3. Khaadi
  4. Maria B
  5. Sana Safinaz

Best Fashion Design (Luxury Pret)

  1. Khadijah Shah at Elan
  2. Maheen Karim at Maheen Karim
  3. Sana Safinaz at Sana Safinaz
  4. Shamaeel Ansari at Shamaeel Ansari
  5. Shehla Chatoor at Shehla Chatoor

Best Fashion Design (Bridal)

  1. Fahad Hussayn
  2. Misha Lakhani
  3. Nomi Ansari
  4. Sana Safinaz
  5. Sania Maskatiya

Best Menswear Designer

  1. Ahmed Bham
  2. Deepak Parwanis
  3. Hassan Sheheryar Yasin
  4. Ismail Farid
  5. Republic by Omar Farooq


So, what’s next, off course everyone is looking forward to the event, but why not we choose our own finalists? We are definitely much concerned. So according to lady-in-red the finalists are;

Hmmmmmm … … .. .


Amna Ilyas (Female Model of the year)

She has that oomph a model needs to work. She acted in 2 Pakistani movies ‘Zinda Bhag’ and ‘Good morning Karachi’. She has been nominated twice before at 11th and 12th LSA.


Jahan-e-Khalid (Male model of the year)

Jahan-e-Khalid studied at Aitchison College has enough attitudes for being a super model. Formerly he has won best male model at Hum TV awards 2013.


Guddu Shani (Best photographer)

Shahnawaz Chughtai (Shani) and Shumaila Shahnawaz (Guddu), this duo thinks everything in the form of a picture. With a portfolio of more than 20000 commercially printed images in 10 years and most successful advertising campaigns ever happened in Pakistan fashion history, they become the ultimate choice for top fashion brands.


Nabila (Best Hair & Makeup)

The acclaimed Hair stylist and Makeup artist, Nabila has been working in the industry since 1986. She has contributed much in refining the image of fashion industry of Pakistan. With her latest invention ‘no makeup’, she once again proved to be the best.


Hasnain Lehri (Emerging Talent)

This Balochi boy, the son of a politician has all the guts a male model needs to have. He worked in many fashion campaigns so far, walked the ramp, and recently worked for HSY and faraz Manan.


Sania Maskatiya (Best Fashion design Pret)

A graduate of the prestigious Indus Valley School of Art and Architecture in Karachi, Pakistan, she has been designing since 2007 under the label ‘Chamak’. She is also a member of Fashion Pakistan Council Board. She has been presenting what high end fashionistas love to wear.


Khaadi (Best Fashion Design Lawn)

Khaadi, a name that’s everywhere around me, in my wardrobe, bed sheets, pillows and blah! Yeah definitely they deserve an award.


Shehla Chatoor (Best Fashion Design Luxury Pret)

She founded her label in 1995, after graduating from the University of Houston. Her timeless zardozi worked pieces and cocktail dresses are famous among women of modern age.


Fahad Hussayn (Best Fashion Design Bridal)

A Faisalabad born (my native land), started designing clothes at a very early age. His specialty is the inspiration of eclectic mix of east and west. He is famous for contemporary motifs and embroideries. Fahad Hussayn becomes one of the most sought after designer in the country.


Hassan Sheheryar Yasin (Best menswear Designer)

And finally the couture king, HSY. Former model, and a graduate from Pakistan School of Fashion Design, launched his own label in 2000. Needs a lot of space to discuss his work, but in short he is the ultimate couturier in Pakistan.


If you people are agreed don’t forget to mention in comments. This is solely our own opinion. We are looking forward to the results to match with our own ones.

Nadia Najam

A fashion fanatic, obsessed with high street fashion and writing.

Not a coffee lover . . .  but keep an eye on every instant of fashion.

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