Let’s take a look at the gulf of amazing and talented designers in fashion fraternity.
Sabyasachi Mukherjee– Sabyasachi needs no introduction. Currently one of the most famous fashion designers in the country. In 1999 he started his label in Kolkata and has bagged various awards for his designs for the past two decades. Sabyasachi takes inspiration from Indian roots and that can be well interpreted in his designs. His collection of bridal sarees and lehengas have become Bollywood celebrities’ favorite.
Manish Malhotra – Considered to be famous and one of the most recognized designers in the Bollywood industry. He has designed many costumes for Bollywood movies and his designs are preferred by many celebrities for red carpet look and for attending royal ceremonies. His designs are also been loved in western culture too.
Ritu Kumar – Ritu Kumar is one of the oldest and finest designers in the country. She is known for authentic Indian designs and later adapted to western fusion wear. She was the only designer whose designs have also been worn by the late Princess of Wales, Diana. Bollywood stars like Priyanka Chopra, Lara Dutta, Deepika Padukone, Madhuri Dixit still prefer her designs.
Tarun Tahiliani -Tarun Tahiliani with his wife Sailaja Sal Tahiliani co-founded “Ensemble” which is Indiaâ€™s first multi-designer boutique, back in 1987. He has a chain of flagship stores, made available for common people. He is best known for his ability to infuse Indian craftsmanship and textile heritage. He knows which design and intricate work will go with which color.
Rohit Bal – He started his first independent collection in 1986. He is best known for his lotus and peacock print in his collection which makes his designs more unique and intense. His flagship store is located in Delhi and later on opened stores in Mumbai, Bangalore, Ahmedabad, Kolkata and Chennai. He is popular for designing both men’s and women’s fashion.
Neeta Lulla -Neeta Lulla has created a benchmark in the Bollywood industry by styling costumes for more than 300 films. Her artwork has grabbed the attention as she has excelled at working in different genres too. By creating costumes for each and every diverse movie, she has justified the character. In 2013, she opened “The Whistling Wood International Neeta School of Fashion” in her home city of Mumbai that offers courses in fashion.
Masaba Gupta – Besides being the daughter of famous Bollywood celebrity Neena Gupta, she created her own name in the fashion industry. She has grabbed attention with her indo-fusion work. Her collection is more about trending outfits that are comfortable and consist of bold colors. Masaba launched her label in 2010 and till then she is trending in the top 10 fashion designers.
Anamika Khanna – Anamika Khanna, who has set herself a permanent footprint in the world of fashion designers. She is the first designer in the country to have an international label “Ana mika” and her collections are sold within the country and abroad as well. She is best known for blending Indian Textile and technique with western profiles. Many Bollywood celebs of this generation prefer her collection.
Abu Jani and Sandeep Khosla – one of the oldest and famous designers duo Abu Jani and Sandeep Khosla are known for bringing beautiful imagination to creation. They co-owns the label, Abu Jani-Sandeep Khosla which has become well known to the country. The duo has designed costumes for many iconic movies including Devdas and also won the National Film Award for best costume design for it.
Anita Dongre – Anita Dongre is one of India’s renowned designers. She is the founder of House of Anita Dongre, an Indian fashion house. She has established 4 clothing labels in the country. Her artwork includes dimensions of Indian creativity enriching the rich heritage of our culture. Very gracefully, she has sorted an empire in the fashion industry and runs the business with the family.