Women Fashion Designers of India


Women have gained name and fame in Indian fashion industry. In a conservative country like India it was tough for women in initial days to present themselves in front of the world. But slowly and gradually women have started taking part in the fashion industry. Today many popular women fashion designers can be seen showing their latent and skills. They are not only popular in India but throughout the world.

Bhanu Athaiya
Bhanu Athaiya is an elite fashion designer of India. She is a costume designer of many Bollywood movies. Bhanu has worked with stars like Ashutosh Gowariker, Guru Dutt, Raj Kapoor and Yash Chopra.
Ritu Beri
Ritu Beri is an international fashion designed but she is based in New Delhi, India. The popular Indian fashion designer is known for her perfection and immaculate works. She has also written some books on fashion industry and about her experience in it.
Kavita Bhartiya
Kavita Bhartiya is a renowned fashion designer of India. She offers a wide range of collections made of silver and gold geometric prints on fabrics like satin, chiffon, linen, georgette, cotton-lurex and silk-lurex.
Anita Dongre
Anita Dongre is one of the leading fashion designers of India. She has got several famous awards. She is also involved in many women empowerment works. Known for her exclusive designs, Anita is an icon in Indian fashion industry.
Surily Goel
Surily Goel is a young and talented fashion designer. She designs a wide range of clothing. Goel mainly designs for Bollywood actors and actresses. Her models in Lakme Fashion Week in 2006 were famous celebrities like Neelam, Malaika Arora Khan and Salman Khan.
Masaba Gupta
Masaba Gupta is a beautiful young fashion designer of India. Her merchandise brand label is her name itself “Masaba”. She has designed dresses for actresses like Mandira Bedi, Sonam Kapoor, Jacqueline Fernandez and Kareena Kapoor. She is a daughter of former West Indies Cricketer Viv Richards and Neena Gupta (Bollywood film actress Neena Gupta).
Payal Jain
Payal Jain is famous for her beautiful collections of corporate uniforms. She has written a book called “Fashion Studies” to inspire young fashion designers. She also works in small towns and villages and tries to connect the real India.
Beena Kannan
Beena Kannan is famous for sari collections. She designed the longest silk sari of half kilometre and registered her name in Limca Book of Records and the Guinness Book of Records. She also owns a popular textile chains known as Seemati Silks.
Shabina Khan 
Shabina Khan mainly works with Bollywood. She has designed various dresses for hit movies like Hum Aapke Hain Koun, Housefull, Kabhi Khushi Kabhie Gham, Hum Dil De Chuke Sanam, Jab Pyaar Kisise Hota Hai, etc.
Anamika Khanna
Anamika Khanna is a Kolkata based fashion designer. She has not taken any formal training in fashion designing, but she is the 1st Indian fashion designer to launch an international brand at Paris Fashion Week. She also loves modern and traditional Indian ways of designing comprising different embroideries and texturing.
Ritu Kumar
Ritu Kumar is a prominent female fashion designer of India. She introduced her boutique on her name only “Ritu”. She has been involved in designing various traditional outfits and craftsmanship.
Neeta Lulla
Neeta Lulla is a famed costume designer of India. She is a prominent fashion designer who has been awarded with the National Film Awards. She has designed costumes for hit films like Jodha Akbar, Chandni, Darr, Devdas, Khal Nayak, Hum Dil De Chuke Sanam, etc.
Asmita Marwa
Asmita Marwa designs a wide range of costumes. She was rated by Vogue as one of the high-flying 9 forthcoming starts in international fashion designing area.
Agnimitra Paul 
Agnimitra Paul is one of the best fashion designers of India. She made India a proud nation at international level. She has also been involved in designing costumes for Bollywood movies.
Shilpa Reddy
Shilpa Reddy won the 2004 Gladrags Mrs. India contest. She is a model turned fashion designer. She has a lot of talent in designing that depicts from her work.
Anjana Seth
Anjana Seth is Delhi based fashion designer. She is a versatile designer and designs costumes for both men and women. Her brand name is “Barbarika”.
Mana Shetty
Mana Shetty is a social worker and famed fashion designer. She is a wife of Suniel Shetty (famous Bollywood actor).
Anna Singh
Anna Singh is a well-known fashion designer. She mainly works for Indian film industry. She has already designed costumes for over 900 movies.
Nidhi Yasha
Nidhi Yasha is a popular costume designer of India. She designs costumes for various TV serials like Mahabharat, Buddha, etc.
Tina Vincent
Tina Vincent is another famous Indian fashion designer who mainly designs plus size women’s dresses. She inaugurated her first store namely XXL Tina Vincent in Chennai in 2000.