The Fashion Design Council of India (FDCI) on Tuesday announced that the Amazon India Fashion Week (AIFW) Spring-Summer 2017 will be held in October this year, while its Autumn-Winter edition will take place in March 2017.

“We are excited to announce the dates of the AIFW Spring-Summer 2017 and AIFW Autumn-Winter 2017. While the AIFW Spring-Summer 2017 will see the runway awash with latest trends and captivating ideas for the various summer festivities, the AIFW Autumn-Winter 2017 collections will charm the crowds into winter wonderland,” Sunil Sethi, President FDCI, said in a statement.

FDCI is India’s apex fashion body.

The Spring-Summer 2017 edition of its bi-annual event AIFW will take the story forward by continuing to celebrate ‘India Modern’ to pay homage to handlooms and textiles. It will be held from October 12-16 at the National Sports Club of India Grounds here.

Defining looks that will shape the sensibilities of those championing a new wave in the style horizon, AIFW Autumn-Winter 2017 will be held from March 15-19 here.