Rohit Bal Biography
‘Indian Master of Fabric and Fantasy’, Rohit Bal is the most renowned fashion designer in India and also in abroad. His clientele list is full of big and famous names from the worlds of media, films, corporate and fashion. In abroad the picture is almost same. Uma Thurman, Naomi Campbell, Cindy Crawford, Pamela Anderson and Anna Kournikova are his regular customers.
Rohit Bal considers fashion designing to be a form of art, and the artist blends history, folklore and fantasy to create magic. Each of his garments is a masterpiece in its own sense. He is a perfectionist and pays attention even to the last details. The master designer knows exactly what his consumers want from him and he delivers just that, if not more.
Rohit Bal holds a first class honors degree in history from New Delhi’s St. Stephens College. He was in his brother’s business for a few years. It was in 1990 that this blessed designer created his first ever-designer wear. It was a traditional wear for men. And there is looking back after that.
Rohit Bal’s stand alone fashion shows have moved the audience world-wide. New York, London, Paris, Mauritius, Sao Paolo, Dubai, Singapore and all the important cities in India are witness to his wonderful creations.
It is but natural that awards will follow one after the other to a designer of such height as Rohit Bal. He has won the IFA Designer of the Year in 2001 and 2004. He also designed and renovated the uniforms for the British Airways South Asian crew.
The king of designers owns six individual boutiques in cities like Bangalore, Delhi and Mumbai along with selling to all the top independent stores across India. However his garments are mostly affordable to the affluent class. Now the designer desires to make his clothes less expensive and more accessible, so that more people can flaunt the master’s masterpieces.