India biggest market for salwar suits: Pakistani designer

Updated: Sep 07, 2013, 19:10 PM IST

Gurgaon:India is the biggest market for salwar suits in the world, says Pakistan-based fashion designer Maria.B who is keen to promote Indian saris in her own country.

"India has a big potential and a market 10 times larger than Pakistan. The country has a big scope for salwar suits. I will promote the fashion of Indian saris in my own country," she said here.

The designer was here Friday to showcase her collection as a part of a show hosted by a textile company. The show presented an innovative collection of latest designs in all kinds of fabrics and festival dressing.

Known as the `Queen of Pret` in Pakistan, Maria.B has brought about a revolution in the ready-to-wear market in her country.

She started her brand 14 years ago with a vision to bring high quality, trendy and affordable clothes for the modern woman. She has been launching various lines annually for the past 12 years