Rizwan Beyg is termed as the “fashion guru” of Pakistan. Though there are many other names in the fashion and design industry in Pakistan, Rizwan has his special place. Beyg’s entry in the fashion world was accidental rather than intentional. He was challenged by his friends and being the adventurous type he accepted it.
He is also known as the “rule breaker”. Beyg organized a charity show in which his designs were displayed. People were overawed by what they saw and so Rizwan Beyg the designer was born. He started his journey in the world of fashion designing in 1986.
Rizwan Beyg’s designs are quite different. He mostly uses pastel shades and is known for his masterful use of black and white. His bridal wears is not drowned in heavy embroidery, zardozi and resham work. The use of embellishment is also restricted but the dresses are elegant and beautiful.
His designs are basic like his palette but very chic. Rizwan has done countless shows both in Pakistan and abroad and has received appreciation. He never ceases to stun the foreign media and people with his designs. His designs though traditional border more towards the west.
Rizwan Beyg holds the distinction of being the first designer to introduce designer printed cotton and voile fabrics at affordable prices. His designs are versatile and artistic. Rizwan Beyg also designed dresses for the late Princess Diana.
He has also worked for celebrity clients like Jemima Khan and Cherie Blair. He is a regular at Pakistani fashion shows like Lahore Fashion Week and PFDC Sunsilk Fashion Week. He also participated in the Asian Bridal Show in Delhi, India and marked the milestone of his career. Rizwan Beyg was awarded Tamgha-e-Imtiaz for his contribution in promoting a positive image of Pakistan fashion across the globe in 2019.