Hemant Trevedi is one of the brightest and leading versatile designers. He is a fashion stylist, choreographer, design professor and undoubtedly, one of India`s foremost and most important fashion designers. He graduated from the Australian Technical Institute of Fashion Design and furthered training at the Fashion Institute of Technology, New York. International labels have pursued him and yet he returned to India in early 1980 as one of the first professionally qualified fashion designers.
Today, Hemant is Fashion Director at Sheetal, India`s leading fashion store. He has also been associated as design professor at S.N.D.T University at Mumbai, India for the past 20 years. Trivedi`s contribution to the Indian fashion scene cannot be denied. Being one of the firsts professionally qualified designers in India, he has a feel for the industry and its growth.
Trivedi has presented some of the most breath taking fashion presentations both in India and overseas, including countries such as U.K., U.S.A., China, Egypt, Mauritius, Sri Lanka, U.A.E., and the Far East.
His most impressive artistic direction has been seen at the Femina Miss India pageants for which he is in charge of choreography and grooming of the pageant delegates. He has created the winning wardrobes for several former Beauty Queens and particularly for Miss World 1995 Aishwarya Rai and Miss World 1998 Diana Hayden, who besides countless others, remains his most favourite client and the present Miss World 2000 Priyanka Chopra.
He has also launched the careers of hundreds of fledging models and turned many into virtual super-stars.
Hemant Trivedi presented his creative brush with fabric to provide another skin at the grand- finale of the event. Hot weather story in warm tones, wet story for a more youthful, sexy and club-wear attitude and cool weather story with extensive embellishments on airy fabrics like chiffon and georgettes. Skirts were long and minis, wraps, body-hugging tops and trousers. Fabrics used were blue denim, lycra, chiffon and georgettes. And the colour palette ranged from blue, pink, orange, green and beige.