Ten years later, the stunning supermodel stomped the runway for Tarun Tahiliani.
Rediff.com's Hitesh Harisinghani witnessed the iconic moment!
The stage was set.
All eyes were on the runway.
It wasn't a moment to be missed for.
Padma Lakshmi, the Indian-American model turned author was making a comeback on the ramp and had picked India's Lakme Fashion Week as her venue.
From her entry to closure, the 49 year old beauty ensured it was all worth the wait.
IMAGE: Padma Lakshmi appeared in a peach panelled brocade lehenga with a pink silk shirt.
IMAGE: The supermodel's outfit was part of the fusion bridal collection that blended tradition with a contemporary twist.
IMAGE: See how she sets a new trend of mixing comfort with style in this pastels and pink creation.
IMAGE: The showstopper opened the show in this ethereal white embellished lehenga with a textured choli and sheer dupatta.
IMAGE: The 'Chashme Shahi' collection was aimed at those wanting to have the perfect resort wedding.
IMAGE: With multi-prints and flowy fabrics, the line was high on youth appeal.
IMAGE: White textured bandhgalas for the men came with a chic twist too.
IMAGE: The beauties shimmered in their shiny lehengas.
IMAGE: Nikita Sahay twirls in a floor length caped creation! #Dramatic
IMAGE: Padma Lakshmi thanks the man who made all this possible -- Tarun Tahiliani.