FASHION DESIGNERS OF INDIA – AKI NARULA
INDIAN FASHION DESIGNERS – AKI NARULA
A highly gifted fashion designer, Aki Narula is famed hor his exuberant and vivacious collections. His love for colors and a variation of texture and drape is reflected in his modest designs that have been endorsed by the well known names of bollywood. Aki Narula graduated in commerce from the St. Xaviers College, Kolkata and worked as a management trainee at Lintas for ten months. He moved to Arizona State University to pursue a communications course and then after returning back to India took up a Cost Accountancy program. Aki Narula was always fanatic about detailing whether it was apparel or accessories, food or interiors. His input for costume designing for college plays, concerts and Xavotsav was in fact considered invaluable.
Not only has Aki Narula worked as a stylist for various fashion shoots and ad campaigns, he has also designed costumes for theatre and even a national award winning Bengali film. In the recent past, Narula has also taken to designing lifestyle linen, candle stands and screens. His designs feature in some of the finest designer salons of the country, like Esemble, Melange, Camelot, Ogaan, etc. His flagship store in Delhi caters to people who have a flair for wearing designer clothes.
Aki Narula has designed clothes for popular Bollywood movies like Tashan, Jhoom Barabar Jhoom, Don, Bluff Master, Garam Masala, Bunty Aur Babli, Kyun Ho Gaya Na, Housefull, Tees Maar Khan. Besides designing costumes, Aki Narula has also worked as a stylist for several fashion shoots and advertising campaigns. He has recently ventured in to designing candle stands and linen.