For her youthful and fresh bridal collection, Rina Dhaka has invited newcomer Akshara Haasan to be the showstopper as the designer feels the actress symbolises her innocence-infused line.
Dhaka said she was a bit torn between Alia Bhatt and Akshara, but finally zeroed down upon the “Shamitabh” actress to walk the ramp during her show at the upcoming BMW India Bridal Fashion Week.
“Keeping in mind the the image of youth and innocence I have requested Akshara Haasan to come. I have seen her work, and between her and Alia, I felt Akshara still has that newness to her… she is very fresh and is exactly what we are trying to emphasise in our story,” Dhaka told PTI in an interview.
The designer, who will be presenting her line during the five-day event to be held here from August 9, said this time her collection is all about romance with a dose of flora and fauna.
“Our theme is inspired from Ferns and Petals. Our collection is propelled by freshness, youth, beauty of flowers when innocence was everything. I have done a selection of occasional bridal wear using floral influences in the literal sense almost.