Exquisite ensembles from the latest MAYA collection from Satya Paul were adorned by the contestants and the crowned beauty
Online PR News – 06-March-2010 – – The breathtaking cultural fashion show, the crowning of the Miss India Worldwide UK 2010 brought the Bollywood spirit and the foremost Indian designer brand, Satya Paul, to the heart of London! Embracing the zeal, spirit and culture of the East, the Miss India Worldwide UK 2010 is sure to be one of the biggest beauty pageants of the year with a swirl of performances, dancers, singers and a fashion show bringing the best from Satya Paul’s ‘Maya’ Collection that kept the audience enthralled all through.
Taking place at the prestigious Mermaid Theatre on 27th February 2010, 7:30 pm, the beautiful women of Indian ancestry competed in front of high profile celebrities and top professionals, giving an amazing opportunity to raise funds for a noble cause.
With over 600 people in attendance, the entertainment included performances by Navin Kundra, Kee, Mangal Singh, Sonu Walia and Jeet. The judges for the pageant included the renowned likes of Karen Millen, Arinder Bhular, Anisha Vasani and Atul Kochhar. Also, all the proceeds from this year are to be donated to the Red Cross Haiti Disaster Fund.
Mint Leaf Restaurant & Bar located in the heart of Theatreland and Trafalgar Square, hosted the pre event party for the contestants on the 25th February. Winner of numerous accolades, Mint Leaf is a 'must go' fine dining destination that attracts local and international celebrities. It has hosted Goldie Hawn, Ken Russell, Kevin Spacey, Mathew Perry, Hrithik Roshan, Shahrukh Khan, Karan Johar, M F Hussain, to name a few. They have recently opened ‘Mint Leaf Lounge’ in the city opposite Bank of England, which was launched with Gweneth Paltrow’s photo shoot.
As the beautiful contestants approached the finale, they sashayed down in the exquisitely embellished creations by “Maya”, a collection designed by Puneet Nanda of Satya Paul. Celebrating 25 years of globally acclaimed excellence in design the whole of this year, Satya Paul is known globally for its signature prints, ingenuity of designs and a vivid colour palette.
The winner of Miss India Worldwide UK 2010, Niharica Raizada, received fabulous prizes including trip to the famous 5-star Anahita Estate in Mauritius, scholarship to the world renowned Anupam Kher Institute, jewellery by Kyles Collection, photo shoot and creations by Satya Paul among many others. Niharica, will now go on to represent the UK in the finals of Miss India Worldwide 2010 in Durban, South Africa on the 27th March 2010. Talking on the association Mr. Jyoti Narula, Managing Director, Genesis Colors Pvt. Ltd, the holding company of Satya Paul, said “It’s a pleasure to be back in London. The prestigious Miss India Worldwide UK is a great platform for Satya Paul to be associated with on our 25th anniversary celebrations”.