Rosh Mahtani

VOGUE IndiaJuly 2020

Rosh Mahtani
Her studio full of historical collectibles resembles the British Museum and her literary influences never run dry. The London-based, Zambiaraised Indian jewellery designer lets Vogue India into her beautiful life.
Akanksha Kamath

When we speak, Rosh Mahtani, the founder of Alighieri, tells me how her show a month before lock-down was eerily prophetic. Titled ‘The Wasteland’, her collection, made of beaten gold medallion necklaces, mismatched earrings and hair accessories, complete with crevices and undulations, symbolised a modern-day wasteland. “We were all going so fast. Technology was keeping us more connected than ever before, yet less together than we’d ever been,” she says, incredulous that it took a pandemic to straighten out our priorities.

articleRead

You can read up to 3 premium stories before you subscribe to Magzter GOLD

Log in, if you are already a subscriber

GoldLogo

Get unlimited access to thousands of curated premium stories, newspapers and 5,000+ magazines

READ THE ENTIRE ISSUE

July 2020