What’s On in Karachi – 12th – 19th March 2015

Here’s a round up of some of the events happening in Karachi in the upcoming week. Expect clothing exhibitions, launches, movies and art. Have a great week!
What’ On in Karachi – 12th -19th March 2015

Events around town

Exchange for Change Exhibition: Crossing Borders
An exploration of the friendships made and the adventures embarked upon by the Participants of the project “Exchange for Change: Pakistan India 2013 – 2015”.
Exchange for Change: Crossing Borders
Exchange for Change is an initiative that aims to improve relations between schools students of two countries
Date: Monday, 9th March – 16th March 2015
Time: 10:00am to 4:00pm
At: Gallery Sadequain, Frere Hall, Fatima Jinnah Road.
For more details click here.

Claire’s Launch at Dolmen Mall Clifton

Claire's launch Pakistan
Claire’s is coming to Dolmen Mall Clifton!

Date: Friday 13th – Sunday 15th March 2015
Time: 5:00pm to 8:000pm
At: Dolmen Mall, Clifton

YBQ Interactive Studios Fashion Design Workshop

A 7 part workshop topped with certificates to teach you about the basics of fashion design, essentials of fabric and materials, draping, measuring, illustrations and styling. The workshop is taught by Yousuf Bashir Qureshi at Commune Artist Colony. Please confirm your seat to kick start your career or refine your hobby in fashion design!
YBQ Interactive Studios Fashion Design Workshop Karachi
YBQ himself will conduct the fashion design workshop
Register by emailing [email protected]

Date: Thursday 12th March 2015
Time: 5:00pm
At: Commune Artist Colony

Scene Unseen – A project by Rabia Hassan

Art exhibition by Rabia Hassan
Rabia Hassan’s project – Scene Unseen

Date: Friday, 13th March – Sunday, 15th March 2015
Time: 8:30pm to 11:30pm
At: Sanat Initiative, F-39/1A, Block IV, Clifton

Clothing Exhibitions

Spring/Summer Collection by Zubia Motiwalla

Date: Thursday 12th to Saturday 14th March 2015
Time: 12:00pm to 11:00pm
At: Multi-designer store Showstopper, Park Towers.

Zubia Motiwalla clothing exhibition
Embroidered net jacket with a blue inner by Zubia Motiwalla

Highstreet Fashion comes to BRANDS Just Pret

BRANDS just pret exhibition
Grab your spring summer wear from BRANDS Just Pret for under Rs 4000!
Showcasing spring summer 2015 collections by Soha Nigam, Noor Jehan, Sana Wamiq, Al Maarij, Adorn and Naz Junaid. Get ready to splurge on the seasons most affordable line ranging below Rs 4000. Sounds too good to be true? Visit BRANDS Just Pret Dolmen Clifton and Tariq Road on the 13th of March to be blown away with these sensational collections at throw away prices!

Date: Friday, 13th March 2015
Time: 3:00pm
At: BRANDS Just Pret – Dolmen Clifton & Tariq Road

Spring Hues by Little Stars

Adorable clothes for the little ones (ages 2 to 9) available this weekend. Prices starting from Rs 1200.

clothing exhibition for children
Perfect party frock for spring!
clothing exhibition for children
Stock up for your little ones for the upcoming Eid

Date: Friday 13th – Saturday 14th March 2015
Time: 11:00pm to 6:00pm
At: C-126, Block 2, Clifton

Rida Sidra’s Summer Floral Collection 2015

Rida Sidra clothing exhibition
Pastels colours suitable for day wear available at Rida Sidra’s exhibition this Saturday

Summer/Spring’15 season spins on the flowers, neon affair and crispy whites with stunning embroideries and pearls. Stay in trend with a Rida Sidra classic. Be the first one to grab these exclusive pieces to add some summer fun to your wardrobe. Limited pieces only.

Rida Sidra clothing exhibition
Bolder prints for evening wear by Rida Sidra

Date: Saturday, 14th March 2015
Time: 1:00pm to 6:00pm
At: 45/2, Khayaban-e-Sehr, Phase 6, DHA

Insam Spring 2015

Insam Spring exhibition
Affordable spring summer wear at Insam

Date: Wednesday, 18th March 2015
Time: 10:00am to 4:30pm
At: 33/1, Khayaban-e-Shamsheer, off Khayaban-e-Shujaat

Hina Mirza Lawn Spring/Summer 2015 Exhibition

Showcasing our limited Edition Digital Printed Retro Lawn RTW Tunics and digital printed organza silk dupattas.
Also available:
-Our casual plain and printed Malia tunics
-Swiss Voil screen printed tunics
-Chiken Cigarette Pants
-Lace semi-formal Tunics
-Khaddar cotton screen printed tunics
-Cigarette, skinny and culotte bottoms.
hina mirza lawn retro
Retro Lawn by Hina Mirza
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Retro Lawn by Hina Mirza
Please Note this is an one day event and there will be NO PREVIEWS, doors will open at 11am sharp (this is a ladies only event). Please make sure you arrive early on the exhibition day to avoid disappointment. Price Range: Rs.1500- Rs.8000. No Refunds . No Exchanges . No orders
hina mirza lawn retro sana ansari
Retro Lawn by Hina Mirza

Date: Thursday, 19th March 2015
Time: 11:00am to 5:00pm
At: 69/2, 9th Lane, Khayban-e-Badr, Phase 6, DHA

PinkTree Summer & Resort Collection 2015

This spring The PinkTree blooms in Karachi at The East End While sipping their famous refreshing coolers by East End Cafe, view and pick up:
pinktree summer resort collection 2015* Evening formals.
* Breezy Georgette tunics in pastels
* Evening silk jackets in jewel tones and
* Crisp cotton jumpers to keep you cool during sweltering summer.
Adorned with delicate embroideries and intricate applique with hints of sparkle, the numbers are sure to lure you into packing for leisure sojourns abroad, And if that’s not enough, a capsule collection of resort-wear is also on offer to make your beach trips sexier.
Come & experience a day filled with style, conversations and lots & lots of laughter.

Date: Thursday, 19th March 2015
Time: 10:00am to 10:30pm
At: The East End, CC2, Block 8, Clifton

Movies on this week in Karachi

The Second Best Exotic Marigold Hotel movie poster
Now showing: The Second Best Exotic Marigold Hotel
The Second Best Exotic Marigold Hotel
Cast: Maggie Smith, Richard Gere, Bill Nighy
Synopsis: As the Best Exotic Marigold Hotel has only a single remaining vacancy – posing a rooming predicament for two fresh arrivals – Sonny pursues his expansionist dream of opening a second hotel.
Genre: Romance, Drama, Comedy
Rating: PG
NH 10 movie poster anushka sharma
Now showing: NH10

Cast: Anushka Sharma , Neil Bhoopalam
Synopsis: NH10 is an upcoming Indian thriller film which tells the story of a young couple whose road trip goes awry after an encounter with a group of violent criminals. The film`s title refers to the 403 km long National Highway 10 that starts from Delhi, passes through Haryana via Bahadurgarh, Rohtak, Hisar, Fatehabad, Sirsa and ends at the Pakistan border in Punjab.
Genre: Action, Drama, Adventure
devdas movie poster shah rukh khan
Now showing: Devdas

Cast: Shah Rukh Khan , Aishwarya Rai ,Madhuri Dixit , Jackie Shroff ,Kirron Kher
Synopsis: Devdas is a 2002 Indian romantic drama film directed by Sanjay Leela Bhansali and based on the 1917 Sharat Chandra Chattopadhyay novella Devdas. This is the third Hindi version and the first film version of the story in Hindi done in colour.The film follows Devdas (Shah Rukh Khan), a wealthy law graduate, who returns from his studies in London to marry his childhood sweetheart, Paro (Aishwarya Rai). However, the rejection of this marriage by his own family sparks his descent into alcohol, ultimately leading to his emotional deterioration.
Genre: Romantic, Drama
chappie movie poster hugh jackman
Now showing: Chappie

Cast: Hugh Jackman, Sigourney Weaver, Sharito Copley
Synopsis: After being kidnapped by two criminals during birth, Chappie becomes the adopted son in a strange and dysfunctional family. Chappie is preternaturally gifted, one of a kind, a prodigy. He also happens to be a robot.
Genre: Action, Thriller, Sci-Fi
Rating: R
unbroken movie poster angelina jolie
Now showing: Unbroken

Cast: Jack O`Connell, Takamasa Ishihara, Domhnall Gleeson
Synopsis: After a near-fatal plane crash in WWII, Olympian Louis Zamperini spends a harrowing 47 days in a raft with two fellow crewmen before he`s caught by the Japanese navy and sent to a prisoner-of-war camp.
Genre: Biography, Drama, Sport
Rating: PG 13
cinderella movie poster
Now showing: Cinderella

Cast: Lily James, Richard Madden, Helena Bonham Carter
Synopsis: A live-action retelling of the classic fairy tale about a servant step-daughter who wins the heart of a prince.
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Family
Rating: PG
the theory of everything movie poster eddie redmayne
Now showing: The Theory of Everything
The Theory of Everything

Cast: Eddie Redmayne, Felicity Jones
Synopsis: A look at the relationship between the famous physicist Stephen Hawking and his wife. More a more detailed review click here.
Genre: Biography, Drama, Romance
Rating: PG 13
hey bro movie poster
Now showing: Hey Bro
Hey Bro
Cast: Ganesh Acharya, Maninder Singh, Nupur Sharma, Hanif Hilal
Synopsis: Hey Bro is a comedy action drama film that depicts the journey of an innocent man from a small village in Rajasthan to Mumbai in search of his twin brother & mother  separated from him at birth.
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi
jalaibee movie poster
Now showing: Jalaibee
Cast: Danish Taimoor, Ali Safina, Zhalay Sarhadi
Synopsis: Jalaibee is an upcoming Pakistani drama thriller film directed and written by Yasir Jaswal, produced by Eman Syed. It is about the intertwined stories of numerous relatable characters who are all struggling with their problems, and who somehow connect on a unifying level.
Genre: Action, Thriller
dirty politics movie poster
Now showing: Dirty Politics
Dirty Politics
Cast: Malaika Sharawat, Jackie Sharoff, Anupum Kher, OM Puri
Genre: Romance, Drama
focus movie poster will smith
Now showing: Focus
Cast: Will Smith, Margot Robbie
Synopsis: In the midst of veteran con man Nicky’s latest scheme, a woman from his past – now an accomplished femme fatale – shows up and throws his plans for a loop.
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Drama
Rating: R
kindsman the secret service colin firth
Now showing: Kingsman: The Secret Service

Kingsman: The Secret Service

Cast: Colin Firth, Michael Caine, Taron Egerton
Synopsis: A veteran secret agent takes a young upstart under his wing.
Genre: Action, Comedy, Adventure
Rating: R
indian movie badlapur
Now showing: Badlapur


Cast: Varun Dhawan, Yami Gautam, Nawazuddin Siddiqui, Huma Qureshi
Synopsis: Badlapur is a crime dark drama with an interesting game of taking action and responsibility, of being able to — and not being able to — forgive and make sacrifices.The film delivers top-notch thriller, which gives a little imagination of how a happy man’s life changes into an unstable emotional state, and the twist becomes the part of formula.
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller

movie paddington
Now showing: Paddington


Cast: Hugh Bonneville , Sally Hawkins , Julie Walters , Jim Broadbent
Synopsis: From the beloved novels by Michael Bond and producer David Heyman (“Harry Potter”), “Paddington” tells the story of the comic misadventures of a young Peruvian bear who travels to the city in search of a home. Finding himself lost and alone, he begins to realise that city life is not all he had imagined – until he meets the kindly Brown family who read the label around his neck that says “Please look after this bear. Thank you,” and offer him a temporary haven. It looks as though his luck has changed until this rarest of bears catches the eye of a museum taxidermist.
Genre: Action, Comedy, Family
Rating: PG
the spongebob movie
Now showing: The Spongebob Movi

The Spongebob

Cast: Antonio Banderas, Clancy Brown, Slash
Synopsis: SpongeBob goes on a quest to discover a stolen recipe that takes him to our dimension, our world, where he tangles with a pirate.
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy
Rating: PG
movie Big Hero 6
Now showing: Big Hero 6

Big Hero 6

Cast: Ryan Potter, Scott Adsit, Jamie Chung
Synopsis: The special bond that develops between plus-sized inflatable robot Baymax, and prodigy Hiro Hamada, who team up with a group of friends to form a band of high-tech heroes.
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure
Rating: PG

PK amir khan anushka sharma
Now showing: PK


Cast: Amir Khan, Anushka Sharma, Sushant Singh, Sanjay Dutt, Boman Irani,
Synopsis: The film will be a satire on Hindu gods and godsmen.
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Rating: PG-13
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