Dhruv Kapoor, one of the immensely talented and an emerging designer. He can be called as the new age game changer. He believes fashion comes where men flaunt pink bomber jackets.
SOME THINGS ABOUT DHRUV KAPOOR
Dhruv Kapoor is a 27 year old vivacious and an energetic designer who graduated from Istituto Marangoni, Milano in the year 2013. He worked for knowledge at the Italian fashion House ETRO for two months. He then became an entrepreneur and established his own eponymous label in the following year after getting the perfect exposure in the field.
His debut in the fashion world was with Lakme Fashion Week Winter Festive in the Gen Next category in 2014. He got recognition by winning the Vogue India Fashion Fund in 2015. Now, he is one of the celebrated budding designers in the fashion field. Since he is now an established designer in Bollywood, some of his main clients include major names like Deepika Padukone, Malaika Arora, Sonakshi Sinha, Sonam Kapoor, Ranveer Singh, Kajol and few more popular names.
LABEL DHRUV KAPOOR
His label name is Dhruv Kapoor and the collection is sheer sophistication with the right amount of elegance. His label showcases chic and effortless women apparel. Alongside, he has a ‘Team Kapoor’ working ethics where he also excels in leather goods. He has a gorgeous office and a retailing store in Gurgaon. His label excels for both men and women in ready to wear clothing. His clothing brand is a mixture of luxury and sports mould together in an effortlessly chic way. The label has various seasonal collections and they are all a mixture of contrasts. His pieces are minimal to excess while being wearable.
WHAT HE THINKS ABOUT TODAY’S MEN
For Kapoor, he loves designing for men who are not uptight about their style and are extremely chilled out for fashion. He is the game changer for a reason because he aims to break the stereotypes about colours and fabrics for men and women. He is an anti-believer of the fact that ‘pink is for girls’. Rather than keeping his designs in the safe zone, he likes to experiment and push things forward by breaking down all the creative boundaries. He is famous for using multiple layers and patterns in one single outfit to make them stand out.
WHAT IS HIS PERSPECTIVE IN DESIGNING FOR MEN
When it comes to men, he targets the metrosexual men of today and showcases the outfits which are trending. He often mixes colour and prints, patterns and layers in his designs to mix the old and new and leave no space in between.
HIS THOUGHTS ABOUT TODAY’S WOMAN AND HIS DESIGNS
Since he is a gen-next designer he has to make his designs familiar to today’s audience. For women, he mixes modern and aesthetic looks in which today’s women find them fitting.
Dhruv Kapoor is definitely not the one who designs to get mingled in the crowd. He knows his niche and his targets. His idea to break the patriarchy through his clothes is a hit and we can see this in his collections and designs. He is already been famous amongst the Bollywood stars which are a good lead for him.