FASHION TALK WITH CELEBRITY DESIGNER ARPITA MEHTA
Wedding Vows|September 2020
Designer Arpita Mehta charted her journey in the world of fashion in 2009, and has since become a new-age force to be reckoned with. The label’s minimalist yet fashion-forward fare brings about a seamless blend of ethnic and contemporary designs that enhances the feminine silhouette. Arpita Mehta's name has consequently become synonymous with her signature aesthetic of hand-embroidered mirror work ensembles in trendy cuts and eclectic colour palettes. As a creative visionary, Arpita's eponymous label is best known for its flattering take on Indian wear that views fashion as a form of self-expression to make the wearer feel confident and beautiful.

WHERE DO YOU GET YOUR DESIGN INSPIRATIONS FROM?

After I completed my 12th grade, I had a choice between engineering and medicine because I was a good student with good grades. But I really wanted to do fashion as well, so I gave my entrance for all 3. While I passed engineering and medicine I topped my fashion entrance and that's when I knew that this was my calling. So that’s when I studied fashion and then the rest is history!

FROM WHERE DO YOU GET YOUR INSPIRATION FROM, FOR THE CLOTHING DESIGNS?

I'm constantly inspired by nature and music

WHO WOULD YOU HAVE MODEL YOUR APPAREL, IF YOU COULD HAVE ANYONE IN THE WORLD, DEAD OR ALIVE?

I'd love Michael jakcson to wear my mirror work jacket. But for now I'll be happy with Gigi Hadid wearing one

HOW DO YOU COME UP WITH THE COLLECTION THEME?

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