TATA TENNIS OPEN COLLECTION
The Taj Corommandel, Chennai.
Westside displays the Wendell Rodricks Summer 2002 pret collection at the internation Tata Tennis Open. The collection included textured cottons in white with a refreshing tint of lemon. Design details included curved seams, handpainted shlokas, fringing and layering.
Megamodel Manhunt Contest.
The Grand Maratha, Mumbai. This contest which is a scouting ground for new models commissioned Wendell Rodricks to design the finale round gowns in bright sorbet colours.
The chic Parisian suburb of Boulogne-Billancourt invited Wendell Rodricks to showcase forty ensembles for their Festival of India in France. Inspired by the resort state of Goa, the collection was retrospective in part but also showed a line of fascinating marine-inspired pleating. Using a palette of minimal white, beige, blue and black, the designer infused rich Hindu colours like red, orange and fuschia into this striking spiritual collection.
RIAS MALAYSIAN FASHION WEEK
Sunway Lagoon Resort Hotel, Kaula Lumpur, Malaysia.
A retrospective of Wendell Rodricks creations are displayed at Sunway Lagoon Resort Hotel in Malaysia. Invited by the RIAS team among from other international designers, the Wendell Rodricks collection was a resounding success due to it’s originality of approach from an Indian designer.