Beauty Lies in Imperfections – Sanjay Garg
Deeply rooted in Indian philosophy and culture, Raw Mango has revolutionized the age-old Indian textiles and heritage. Based on the aesthetic of minimalism, Sanjay Garg is proud to present beautiful and versatile hand woven renditions of designs, which flawlessly represent his indigenous and contemporary artistic sensibilities. This veteran textile designer is also responsible for the revival of our traditional weaving techniques and clusters like Ikat and Banarasi and has been pivotal in bringing handloom into mainstream fashion.
Sanjay Garg’s impeccable collections are reflective of the raw uniqueness of ethnic Indian textiles. Raw Mango has earnestly incorporated traditional conventions in the best way possible and is a perfect illustration of Indian artistry and finesse. This label appreciates and celebrates Indian traditions, culture and values and depicts beauty that is raw and untouched.
Raw Mango boasts of excellent craftsmanship as they only employ the best of local artisans and chanderi weavers from all over the country. His alluring collections does not involve heavy embellishments and surface ornamentation; and include classic handloom saris, dupattas, stoles, dresses etc. in lush fabrics like chanderi silk, chanderi cotton, banarasi silk etc. with beautiful flowers and marigold motifs, using traditional weaving techniques. He uses a delightful colour palette of pastel and earthy hues. Raw Mango has an impressive clientele from Jaya Bachchan, Sonam Kapoor, Karishma Kapoor, Soha Ali Khan etc. to Sonia Gandhi.
Hailing from Mubarikpur, a small village in Rajasthan, Sanjay Garg, a NIFT graduate, has come a long way to being the man that he is now. He does not believe in show business or the nitty gritties of the fashion and glamour industry. A sincere, humble and hardworking man, he believes that beauty lies in imperfections. Sanjay Garg definitely remains true to his essence and charm and we wish him the very best for his future endeavours.
(Image Courtesy: Raw Mango)