AZAD-HYE (23 October 2004): Viken Sekeljian, Lebanese-Armenian fashion designer (known also as VIKAN), took part in the celebrations of the 25th anniversary of "Zahrat Al Khaleej" monthly periodical, one of the leading Arab Family publications, based in Abu Dhabi, the capital of the United Arab Emirates.
"Viken Couture" was the main feature of the second day of the celebrations (3rd October 2004, Intercontinental Hotel, Abu Dhabi). The show was marked with creative designs, tranquil colors and ornamental styles. Viken was applauded for his ability to use various colors ranges. He introduced a new wedding dress, simple in its outline and extremely elegant. 14 models paraded on the catwalk, wearing also precious stones from "Amwaj" jewelry.
Viken has been brought up in a family fond of noble arts. He studied fashion design in Lebanese reputable institutions, including tenure of one year under the supervision of famous designer Ellie Saab, who has dressed the most sophisticated women in the Middle East. Soon afterwards he participated in some local and international shows (Lebanon, Italy, etc.).
Viken stayed in Abu Dhabi for two weeks. Prior to the fashion show he appeared with the team of "Zahrat Al Khaleej" in a press conference on 20th September 2004.
More about "Viken Couture" at the: Website
The Fashion Show in Abu Dhabi was organized by: Styles Designers