UK’s first Sikh model Rajvatan Singh shines in fashion show London
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Europe’s Largest Asian Wedding Show returned to London with the 2 day flagship event. Rajvatan Singh Rathour (UK’s first Sikh Model) was the showstopper for designer – The Angrish at the India Fashion Week in Nov 2019. The show was conducted at the Novotel Hotel, Hammersmith. There were every type of trends and brands present to showcase the best service providers in the industry. Rajvatan tended to stand out in the outfit worn by him giving the visitors a different perspective to their idea of a typical fashion model. Rajvatan Singh recently did modeling projects with top brands like Moss Bros and Primark.
The Patiala, Punjab born Rajvatan,moved permanently to UK in 2006 along with his family. In 2017 he completed his Masters of Science in International Politics from Royal Holloway, University of London. Rajvatan represented as a delegate in the Social, Cultural and Human Rights Committee in Oxford University’s Model United Nations Conference in 2014.
During his time in university, he became interested in modelling, something which started off as a hobby in 2014, and it eventually became a passion for him to potentially pursue it as a career.
Rajvatan was adjudged “BEST WALK” award in International “Sardar” World model contest 2017 in Melbourne representing United Kingdom. Rajvatan hassuccessfully modelled for UK brands such as Wootz Brand, Anokhi House, and have worked with photographers such as J Dhillon, Gurvir Johal, Abs Kochhar, and Harmeet Singh Sana, and stylists such as Sahil Gulati, on various projects.