Danish Wakeel- Mr Commonwealth International 2014-2015 and Mr Commonwealth Popularity 2014-2015, International model/actor/fashion designer.
British Pakistani Danish Wakeel based in the United Kingdom won the esteemed and honorable crown and the trophy of Mr Commonwealth International 2014-2015 in London 15 November 2014. The Mr Commonwealth International is the top male title for Commonwealth Beauty Pageants and is open only to males aged 18 plus whose country of origin is one of the states of the Commonwealth. This may be the country of origin of either the father or the mother. The proud high fashion model and fashion designer represented Pakistan on an international platform after being nominated as Mr Pakistan Commonwealth by the London Model Academy later in 2013. He competed with contestants from fifty three Commonwealth countries around the globe and finally reached the list of top finalists for the grand finale. Winning the main title as Mr Commonwealth International 2014 and also Mr Commonwealth Popularity 2014-2015, the young and ambitious Danish made Pakistan proud at this illustrious world renowned event. Commonwealth International is an exclusive cultural global beauty pageant. The organisation’s mission is delivered by authentic and genuine representatives from fifty three countries around the world. Represented by their respective reigning kings and queens, the winners promote charity and cultural cohesion throughout the globe. The countries span Africa, Asia, the Americas, Europe and the Pacific and are diverse – they are amongst the world’s largest, smallest, richest and poorest countries. Thirty-one of our members are classified as small states – countries with a population size of 1.5 million people or less and larger member states that share similar characteristics with them. Leaders of member countries shape Commonwealth policies and priorities. Every two years, they meet to discuss issues affecting The Commonwealth and the wider world at the Commonwealth Heads of Government Meeting (CHOGM).
TRIPLE CROWN QUEENS & MR Teen: Brandina Lubuli (Zambia) Miss: La Toya Moffat Moffat (Saint Lucia) Mrs: Portia Sam Hwera (Botswana) Mr: Danish Wakeel (Pakistan) CULTURAL SECTORS Africa: Joy Onumajuru (Nigeria) Asia-Pacific: Kashmira Antia (India) Caribbean: Ketisha Williams (Trinidad & Tobago) Euro-Atlantic: Sofia Fernandes (Portugal) FRIENDS OF THE COMMONWEALTH Queen: Su Va She (Valerie Sheibels) (USA) King: Bartoz Kol (Poland) CULTURE & CHARITY Culture: Ketisha Williams (Trinidad & Tobago) Charity: Daniela Gasser (South Africa) POPULARITY MIss: Rotondwa Musitha (South Africa) Mr: Danish Wakeel (Pakistan) RUNNERS UP Miss Teen: Daniela Gasser (South Africa) Miss: Ivy Kennette (Canada) Mrs: Barbara Gayle (Jamaica) Mr: Daniel Matthews (England) QoF: Dominika Lowicka (Poland)
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British Pakistani fashion model turned designer Danish Wakeel reaches Italian high fashion- Rendez-vous De La Mode
Famed for his international commercial success in the recent years, Danish Wakeel is known for translating his fervent interest in historical themes to fashion couture collections. Young, ambitious British Pakistani model turned designer has the ability to communicate and celebrate diverse inspirations. His idiosyncratic take on a dominant idea, notion, concept, color, era, form or a motif with a twist has enabled his creations to retain modernity and high end luxury. Making fashion and feature films with British and European actors is only the tip of the iceberg for Danish’s uncompromising vision for contemporary menswear and womenswear.
Post London fashion week in September 2014 , Wakeel was virtually invited for an exclusive feature by an Italian journalist Fiorella Bellagotti, who was visiting London from Rome and conducting a report on London fashion week SS 2015 for Rendez-vous De La Mode magazine. Fiorella attended Danish Wakeel’s ‘Egyptian Harem’ show at the fashion week and was impressed with this young visionary artist’s display on the main runway.
International rockstar Cass Lewis from the British rock band Skunk Anansie was a celebrity guest star in the shoot wearing Danish Wakeel for Rendez-vous De La Mode’s coming issue along with a few more stunning Italian models.
Rendez-vous De La Mode is a quarterly Italian high fashion couture and bridal magazine that features beauty, Italian secrets, travel, portfolio, eco fashion, talent, textile and many more topics related to the glorious world of vogue. The magazine brings into the forefronts the latest fashion trends, the ins and outs of vogue and the up to the minute from the fashion industry. The magazine special features include the interviews of various established and up and coming fashion kings and queens including fashion designers, models, photographers, make up artists, fashion stylists etc.
Discover how Noa Raviv, born and raised in Tel Aviv, Israel, played with neckline in her graduate collection.
Noa Raviv printed and stitched lines and grids onto fabrics to evoke images of corrupted 3D drawings made using computer modelling software.
“While working on a 3D software I was fascinated by the grid shown on the 2D screen and by the way black repetitive lines defines voluminous objects,” Raviv told Dezeen.
Official website http://www.noaraviv.com