Here is the List Of the Top 10 Fashion Designers in India
The Indian fashion business is fast expanding over the world, yet what we see is fashion, not the artist behind the trade. Although there is no shortage of fashion designers in India today, there are some people who will always be considered very famous people in the fashion industry Today we will meet the top ten fashion designers in India; let us begin with Sabyasachi.
01 – Sabyasachi Mukherjee
Sabyasachi Mukherjee is a fashion designer, jeweler, retailer, and couturier from India. Sabyasachi is from Kolkata, India. Since 1999, he has offered designer goods under the Sabyasachi name. The estimated net worth of Sabyasachi is around $15.7 million, or more than 114+ crores in Indian rupees.
Additionally, In 2003, Sabyasachi received “The Grand Winner Award” at the Mercedes Benz New Asia Fashion Week. He also started his own workshop in Paris with “Jean Paul Gaultier” and “Azzedine Alaia “.
02 – Manish Malhotra
With a net worth of over $21 million, Manish Malhotra is the most prominent costume stylist, fashion designer, businessman, and film producer in India. He has spent almost three decades working in both film and fashion. Apart from that, he is also the founder of the label of the same name. Several awards have been given to Manish Malhotra in recognition of his talent. Manish Malhotra won a Screen Actors Guild Award, three Academy Awards, the 2010 Filmfare Awards South for Costume Design, and two British Academy Film Awards.
Manish Malhotra has designed films like Judaai, Dil To Pagal Hai, Rangeela, Raja Hindustani, Kuch Kuch Hota Hai, Dilwale Dulhania Le Jayenge, Ae Dil Hai Mushkil, and many more.
03 – Rohit Bal
Rohit Bal is a famous fashion designer who was born on 8 May 1961 in India. Successful fashion and jewelry designer, known for his lotus and peacock motifs, creates clothing for both men and women.
In 2006, Rohit Bal was named ‘Designer of the Year’ at the Indian Fashion Awards. In 2001, he was named ‘Designer of the Year’ at the Kingfisher Fashion Achievement Awards. He was honored as the Lakme Grand Finale Designer for 2012. According to reports, Rohit Bal’s net worth is more than $1.5 million.
04 – Ritu Kumar
Ritu Kumar is a famous fashion designer who was born on November 11, 1944, in India. Ritu Kumar is one of the richest fashion designers and is listed among the most popular fashion designers. According to reports, Ritu Kumar’s net worth is approximately $1.5 million.Ritu Kumar’s designs focus on natural fabrics and traditional printing and weaving techniques.
Her clothes have been worn by celebrities such as Priyanka Chopra, Princess Diana, Deepika Padukone, Lara Dutta, Madhuri Dixit Nene, Madhur Jaffrey, Kalki Koechlin, Dia Mirza, Soha Ali Khan, and Jemima Goldsmith.
05 – Tarun Tahiliani
Tarun Tahilani is a veteran Indian fashion designer and interior designer, who is among one of the founding members of the Fashion Design Council of India (FDCI). He co-founded Ensemble, India’s first multi-designer boutique, with his wife Sailaja Tahiliani in 1987, followed by Tahiliani Design Studio in 1990.
Achievements and Awards: In 2002: He was honored with the Designer of the Year Award, in 2004: Tahiliani got the Best Womenswear Couture Designer Award, in 2007: He was honored as the Women’s Wear Designer of the Year.
06 – Masaba Gupta
Masaba Gupta (born November 2, 1989) is an Indian actress and fashion designer whose label is House of Masaba. Masaba Gupta is also known as the daughter of Indian actress Neena Gupta, who married former West Indies cricketer Viv Richards. According to reports, Masaba Gupta’s net worth is approximately 9 million US dollars, which is 65 crore Indian rupees.
In 2020, Netflix released the web series Masaba Masaba based on the life of fashion designer Masaba Gupta. This is a light-hearted showand stars Masaba Gupta, Neena Gupta, Rytasha Rathour, Neel Bhopalam, Suchitra Pillai, Pooja Bedi, and others.
07 – JJ Valaya
JJ Valaya is a well-known couturier and fashion designer. He founded a luxury fashion and lifestyle house the House of Valaya in 1992, along with his brother TJ Singh. According to reports, JJ Valaya’s net worth is $1.5 million.
A founding member of FDCI (a non-profit independent association of fashion designers formed to propagate the Business of Fashion in India in December 1998), and the first global brand ambassador of Crystal giant Swarovski, he has been designing for men and women, and has bridal and evening collections in addition to day-wear and ready-to-wear, for over 20 years.
08 – Bibhu Mohapatra
Bibhu Mohapatra is an Indian fashion designer who was born on June 7, 1972. According to reports, Bibhu Mohapatra’s net worth is around $1-5 million.
In order to launch his own fashion label brand by the name Bibhu Mohapatra, Mohapatra left J. Mendel in 2008. Since then, he has presented numerous collections under his name in New York, Mumbai, New Delhi, Frankfurt, Beijing, Houston, Palm Beach, Tampa, Houston, Mexico, and Costa Rica. His collections are sold by many boutiques around the world. In 2014, he won the Hall of Fame Award in the category of Global Talent Award.
09 – Anamika Khanna
Famous fashion designer Anamika Khanna has her own self-titled clothing label. Anamika’s collection has been worn by many Bollywood celebrities including Sonam Kapoor. She is well-known for her use of Indian fabrics in combination with Western shapes and tailoring. She is renowned for becoming the first Indian fashion designer to launch the Ana Mika brand internationally. She also presented her creations at Paris Fashion Week for the first time as a female Indian designer in 2007. An estimate of Anamika Khanna’s net worth ranges from $1 million to $5 million.
10 – Neeta Lulla
Neeta Lulla is an Indian costume designer and fashion stylist who has contributed to more than 300 films. She has been creating wedding gowns since 1985. After Aishwarya Rai and Madhuri Dixit wore her collection in Devdas, her collections got wings and she never looked back.
Neeta Lulla has designed for Sridevi, Shilpa Shetty, Aishwarya Rai, Sapna, Salma Azad, Isha Koppikar, and Juhi Chawla. Courtesy of the reality TV show Tahul, Lulla is also a designer for Dimpy Ganguly, Rahul Mahajan’s bride. According to the report, Neeta Lulla’s net worth is around $4-5 Million.