The Royal Endeavour
Khush Wedding|Issue 29
Fusing her design know-how with modern sensibilities, Payal Keyal is rethinking traditional Indian bridal wear
Payal Keyal

After graduating in BSc (Fashion Design) from Arch Academy of Design, Jaipur, Payal Keyal decided to bring in a new approach to traditional Indian wear. Timeless silhouettes and intricate craftsmanship combined with a global appeal soon became hallmarks of her eponymous label, and she soon became the go-to for brides and her elite roster of clientele who wanted to the best of classic-meets-modern creations. “For me, couture is not just about fashion, it’s almost a spiritual-like space I live in and do anything and everything that has never been done before in my own unique signature style.”

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