27 August, 2019: Chennai head quartered Vummidi Bangaru Jewellers’ latest handcrafted platinum collection – The Ginkgo Leaf, was previewed at revered fashion platform, the Lakme India Fashion Week. The sneak peek of the exclusive collection was tastefully paraded amid the who’s who from the Jewellery & Fashion industry, present at the event.
VBJ’s 119-year-old legacy of outstanding designs was established yet again, with the all new platinum collection, The Gingko Leaf. Gingko is the world’s oldest surviving tree species in the world and is considered a symbol of strength and beauty, as it holds within it an untold story of a woman’s courage. In addition to symbolizing longevity and endurance; the collection is a tribute to all women who have displayed inner strength in trying times, whilst holding a smile on her face.
The Diamond Producers Association (DPA) in collaboration with Lakmé Fashion Week, has curated The Real Cut, a unique platform for trusted and established jewellery manufacturers across India, whose forte is natural diamonds. VBJ emerged as one of the top 5 selected from a sea of participants, for ‘The Real Cut’ category, that served as the ideal platform to give jewellery connoisseurs a glimpse of the forthcoming new launch from the brand.
Roni Adhikari, a designer from the in-house Creative Centre of Vummidi Bangaru Jewellers, represented the brand at the event. The bespoke diamond encrusted platinum jeweller elegantly decorated the models& showstoppers, who wore custom- made couture clothing by renowned fashion stylist, Dhruv Kapoor.
Speaking on the occasion, Mr. Amaredran Vummidi, Managing Partner, VBJ said: “We are honored to be part of India’s most formidable fashion forum, Lakme Fashion Week. VBJ has always been at the forefront of offering the latest in design. It is our privilege to showcase our first ever platinum collection, The Gingko Leaf – a light-weight, diamond encrusted range offering panache to every wearer. The new launch marks our foray into designer platinum wear and is the 6th Signature collection from VBJ. We are confident that élan and intricacies of the collection, are ideal for the well-travelled and cosmopolitan Indian woman of today”.