September 28, Karachi, 2016: Eminent jewellery designer Shafaq Habib showcased her new collection here earlier today, which was attended by the city’s socialites and members of print and social media. Her latest collection exuded class and luxury and the designs were greatly appreciated by the guests.
Speaking about the inspiration behind this collection, Shafaq Habib said “I went to Hyderabad, India a few years back and visited an exclusive exhibition featuring the Nizam of Hyderabad’s collection. The amazing jewellery left a great impact on me and I have come up with a few inspired pieces with a contemporary touch.”
Habib’s jewellery collection showcases her unique blend of South Asian aesthetics utilizing distinct designs inspired by her travels. Statement pieces in this collection included long strands of pearls and polki diamonds, emeralds, rubies and other unique assortment of pearls crafted in traditional jhumkas, chandbalas and magars with a modern twist. The polki diamond chokers, tikas and jhoomers are all inspired by the great Nizam's collection. Hyderabadi guluband, kiran phool and sat lara with mesh filigree are some of the other standout pieces in the latest collection.