Deep down, we all root for a classy wardrobe, don’t we? Everything starting from Vintage to Bohemian, Dressy, Elegant, Casual, Urban, to Street style, and the list is massive. Now that sure does sound like a dream. Clothes are powerful. They make a statement. They make you feel confident. But of course, most of the time, they come with an exorbitant price tag.
Shopping, let alone online or, retail is expensive enough, and affording designer clothes can be a bit too hard on the pocket. However, we do have a solution for that. Now we all know of the renowned celebrity designers, but since most of them are way out of budget, we bring you a list of, top ten talented fashion designers from India who are affordable. So to all the fashion enthusiasts out there, this one is for you.
1. Urvashi Kaur
Ethnic mixed with contemporary pretty much sums up the line of Urvashi Kaur. Her collection reflects the culture, history, and ethnicity of the places she has visited across the globe. Her clothes have a traditional yet modern feel to them as she creates modern silhouettes for modern-day women, pieces that they can wear from day to night accessorized with Urvashi’s own line.
2. Ritu Kumar
One of the finest fashion designers of India, Ritu Kumar’s collection is a fine blend of Indian aesthetics. She owns a bridal line reflecting the rich culture of India. Apart from this, she launched another line called – ‘The Label’ in 2002 dealing, with the traditional outfits with a western touch to them.
3. Bhumika Sharma
Bhumika Sharma is a designer based in Delhi, her label dealing in clothes inspired by the Indian culture, with handcrafted embroideries and luxurious fabrics. Her outfits usually have a touch of floral designs, making her line comfortable yet elegant.
4. Pernia Qureshi
She started her journey in Bollywood with the film ‘ Aisha’, and Pernia Qureshi is now a celebrated fashion designer in India. Her label offers to you a mix of feminine touch and classic style for the new age women. Her range varies from dresses to lehengas and ethnic wear. She also owns a pop-up shop serving as a platform that brings together the finest designers from all over India.
5. Rohit Bal
Rohit Bal’s designs are highly influenced by Indian Craftsmanship and Indian textiles. He calls it his ‘signature style’ and says that he attempts to add an Indian element to all his works. The designer also collaborated with ‘Biba’- renowned for its ethnic wear and gave rise to the most amazing Haute Couture we could have.
6. Aanchal Kohli
She is the owner of the brand ‘Meraki’, which offers a collection of indo-western outfits that are casual yet powerful for contemporary women. Her designs are delicate, and trendy with beautiful embellishments.
7. Anita Dongre
She is the founder of ‘House of Anita Dongre’, one of the leading fashion houses in India. She launched the very famous labels, ‘ AND’ which offers western wear, and ‘Global Desi’, a boho-chick brand. Talking about her style, it is a combination of the indigenous style of India with a modern aesthetic.
8. Nimish Shah
He owns a label called ‘Shift’. The collection makes a statement with the designs being urban and sophisticated, offering versatile choices to choose from.
9. Varsha Wadhwa
Her label offers custom-made and ready-to-wear clothing, outfits filled with intricate details, and embroidery of India. Her collection exudes a romantic vibe, which is soft and sparkly at the same time.