Abu Jani and Sandeep Khosla are the big names in the fashion industry. Abu Jani and Sandeep Khosla, the designer duo by catapulting Indian fashion back into the glittering snazzy world of captivating creations and hot innovative styles have caught the fancy of the fashion crazy global glitterati.
The top fashion designers of India are trailblazers in the arena of radically distinctive line of creation, unique ideas and innovative styles that have been a toast of the adherers of haute couture for the last 20 awesome years.
The trendsetters of Indian fashion amazingly possess no formal training in fashion styling and hail from completely varied backdrops not colligated with designing. A chance meeting of these future top fashion designers of India while in a cafe in the Mumbai of 1980s made them concurs on their future course of life.
They decided to foray into the non happening fashion domain of the then India with exclusive range of Kashmiri shawls bearing pioneering designs. However, their talent soon exploded them into the crackling charismatic world of garments and in no time they were designing eminent Indian and International personalities with tons of critical acclaim about their pioneering designs.
Charitable shows across the globe enthusiastically seek to have their line of designs exhibited to draw maximum grants. Enduring Image Exhibition by British Council, Art of Giving and Save the Children charitable trusts have posed their faith on the captivating charm of these top fashion designers of India.
The duo broke ground for their trust fund for AIDS stricken children and women on the occasion of their book launch in the year 2000. The book aptly titled ‘A celebration of style’ captured in its glossy pages the phenomenal journey of them through the years exploring new avenues to give Indian fashion a global identity.
The duo tasted success when they decided to venture into the interior decoration biz and have adorned the mansions of Bachhans and others with their style mark furniture and house accessories. The duo bagged the Designer Wars Championship by contending with top architects from across the globe in London, 2003. They designed the costumes for many Hindi movies and were presented the Best Costumes National award for Devdas in 2003.
The designers served as Creative Directors for Lakme in 2005. They have the unique distinction of being the first designers from India who have stocked their collection at the reputed designer floor of Harrods and Knights bridge, England.