Star Bollywood Fashion Designer and Stylist Ashley Rebello, the man behind Salman Khan’s new avatar in latest Bollywood Blockbuster ‘Bodyguard’, ‘Ready’, ‘Dabangg’, ‘Bigg Boss – Season 4 to 10’, Prem Ratan Dhan Payo & many more is the Ambassador & Mentor of INIFD & CONDUCTING WORKSHOPS to teach the art of Fashion Design to the budding designers of Inter National Institute of Fashion Design and gave his creative inputs for their annual Fashion Show.
After the resounding success of Ashley’s Designs in ‘Ek Mein Aur Ekk Tu’, ‘Bodyguard’, ‘Ready’, ‘Dabangg’ & ‘Big Boss’ season 4, Double Dhamaal and many more hit films, he is again geared up to add another feather in his cap with the forthcoming movies ‘Ek Tha Tiger’ starring Salman Khan, Katrina Kaif, Arbaaz Khan’s Production ‘Dabangg 2’ and ‘KLPD’ starring Vivek Oberoi, Mallika Sherawat.
Ashley is the Mentor to INIFD (Inter National Institute of Fashion Design) student Designers and is part of the visiting faculty at all the INIFD centers. Interacting with students gives him an opportunity to understand the psyche of the youth, the current trends and that paid of hugely when he did Jane Tu Ya Jaane Na with Imran Khan and Genelia, as each and every youngster identified with the casual styling of the main characters.
From ramp shows to divas of the Hindi film Industry from stunning brides to hot models in photo shoot. Ashley has dressed them all. Clothes according to Ashley are not just something you wear to cover your skin; clothes have to be your skin. You have to be one with that outfit….almost as if you were born for it. He has designed for the gorgeous Aishwarya Rai, stunning Katrina Kaif, the lovely Asin and the elegant Tabu….the list of lovely ladies is endless. He has designed for Shahrukh Khan, Salman Khan, Aamir Khan, Shahid Kapur, Imran Khan. ‘Clothes make the man’ said Mark Twain. And Ashley Rebello believes he was ever so right.
Ashley Rebello was at INIFD to brush up the talent of the INIFD students and to teach them the finer intricacies of the glamorous world of fashion design. INIFD has organized this exclusive designer workshop with Ashley Rebello to enable the students to seek his seasoned guidance and benefit from his personal experience. During this workshop, Ashley Rebello briefed the students about design industry,
how to start their own venture, the intricacies of designing for Bollywood & Hollywood stars and also secret of his success. In this specialized workshop students were taken through the different stages of the fashion design process. Ashley spoke on the fashion trends of today in India and abroad. He also give inputs on design industry’s trends in bollywood, gave information about the materials trends, yarns, colours, fashion trends related to embellishments, accessories, etc.
Ashley Rebello reviewed the portfolios of the INIFD student Designers and gave his creative inputs. He had an hour long question answer session with students to satisfy their curiosities from the role of designers in Bollywood to participating in Lakme Fashion Week.
Ashley is one of the rare international fame designers, who are Magician of sorts, who can give you a new persona in matter of few seconds. He is the first Indian Designer to design clothes for Oscar winning directors. He is designing outfits for Nicole Kidman (Best known as Mrs. Tom Cruise). He has also designed outfits for international television actress, Hunter Tylor and for many more Hollywood stars.