At the upcoming second edition of the North East India Fashion Week (NEIFW) to be held in the Arunachal Pradesh capital. Designer Yana Ngoba Chakpu, who hails from Arunachal Pradesh, is hosting the event. NEIFW gives weavers and designers from the region a platform to showcase their creations.
At the event hand-woven fabrics with natural colours, angular designs and floral patterns of the northeast tribes will take centre stage. Apart from that one will get to see creations by weavers of Arunachal Pradesh, Meitei weavers from Manipur, weaver Dimbeswary Kherkatary from Assam, fashion designers Lalthabiki Chawngthu (Mizoram), Ongtiong Kichu (Nagaland) and Rupert W. Lynrah (Meghalaya), among others.