Known for her trademark sari gowns, Sonaakshi Raaj is one of the best designers in the country for contemporary Indian couture. She gives a modern twist to her Indian sensibilities, thereby creating stunning collections, which are very glamorous, highly contemporary and feminine.
A graduate from SNDT University, Mumbai, she previously worked as an assistant designer to Manish Malhotra. She was also the winner of the prestigious CMAI Apex National Award for “Best Upcoming Designer of The Year” in 2009. Currently, she retails from her flagship store in Khar.
Her beautiful creations boast of excellent craftsmanship, elegance and redefined luxury. She seeks inspiration from women and artistically combines drapery and tailoring to create beautiful and elegant Indo-western ensembles that are innovative and exquisite. Sonaakshi also has a very impressive clientele in her kitty. Some of her muses include Sonam Kapoor, Kareena Kapoor, Deepika Padukone, Katrina Kaif and Bipasha Basu and showstoppers like Sushmita Sen, Kriti Sanon, Isha Sharvani and Malaika Arora, among many others.
Let’s take a look at some of the beautiful ensembles from the designer’s collections.
(Source:Pernia’s Pop Up Shop)
(Source:Asian Fashion Journal)