India is a melting pot when it comes to style. Its rich heritage, culture and history combined with hordes of talent has given us a fresh crop of designers who hold true to their roots but at the same time, are not afraid to experiment. These designers and brands are slowly but steady making a mark at fashion weeks with their minimal designs that shine light on local textiles. While we might only know the likes of Manish Malhotra and Sabyasachi, it is time you check out these brands that maybe relatively new in the industry, but the designs have made a lasting impact.
Scroll below to check out the few Indian brands that we have on our radar.
Pero by Aneeth Arora is a brand that focuses on using local textiles with designs that are an amalgamation of modern yet traditional Indian silhouettes.
Huemn by Pranav Mishra and Shyma Shetty is making waves with its urban-luxe designs. The designers' bold and contemporary approach comes across in their designs that have us lusting for more.
It was only two years ago that Antar-Agni by Ujjawal Dubey launched at the Lakme Fashion Week SR’14. Since then, the brand has only grown with natural fabrics that highlight the nuances of their raw designs.
Shift by Nimish Shah is another label we absolutely love. With timeless designs in largely pastel hues, this brand just ticks all the right boxes.
We have seen them stun us with their designs at fashion weeks for a while now. Lovebirds as a brand stands apart with its minimal and elegant designs that are efficient yet high on style.
If you haven’t already checked out these designers, you absolutely must. Can you think of any other designers you think deserves a mention? Comment below and let us know.