Designers Rohit Gandhi and Rahul Khanna
Rohit Gandhi and Rahul Khanna is a well-established designer brand that has lent its innovative flair to prêt Western wear for gen X, millennials, and gen Z. In 1997, Rohit Gandhi and Rahul Khanna founded their eponymous label in New Delhi, India. The designer duo that started a modest fashion house for ready-to-wear apparel for men soon earned the title - designers to first prêt menswear in India. Soon, the Indian designer brand blossomed into one of the most sought-after labels, offering chic western ready-to-wear looks for both men and women. In 2018, the designers branched into couture and launched their first-ever Indian collection.
The brand draws inspiration from unique architectural forms, linear structures, geometrical lines, and modern contemporary art. The designs are synonymous with their lavish dose of shimmer in metallic tones fused with edgy elements to give an elegant, understated, and yet playful modern vibe. Their clothes illustrate an aesthetic that is effortlessly innovative with a singular subtle rebellious twist. The clothing line emphasizes intricate craftsmanship, perfection in construction, and bespoke tailoring to achieve a minimal and modern look. Their signature surface ornamentation with sequins, crystals, and stones intermingle with metallic embroideries, subtly muted hues, and reticulated structures to spell finesse.
In 2018, the fashion house associated with Swarovski in order to introduce crystals to their existing metallic bling. Today the au courant fashion brand Rohit Gandhi and Rahul Khanna have prêt-à-porter labels CUE and H2O. While CUE specializes in ready-to-wear and customized Women's Collection, corporate dressing, and custom-made uniforms, H2O is a ready-to-wear menswear brand. The brand has also introduced eco-friendly and organic materials for environmentally conscious fashionistas.
The designer duo also has a tie-up with apparel brands - Van Heusen and Wills Lifestyle for distribution to 100 stores nationwide. Churning out 15000+ pieces in various unique styles, they supply 100+ global boutiques and multi-designer stores in 25 countries. Their labels retail at Harvey Nichols, Swank, Sun Motoyama, Anthropologie, Soignee K, Seibu, Depenchmode, Alberta, and Selfridges in the UK, US, Japan, Hong Kong, Turkey, UAE, Greece, and South Africa. In India, their collections are available at four standalone stores in Delhi, Mumbai, Bangalore, and Kolkata.
Indian celebrities like Aishwarya Rai, Freida Pinto, Deepika Padukone, Kareena Kapoor, and Ranveer Singh have dressed in Rohit Gandhi + Rahul Khanna apparel. Even Hollywood stars such as Joe Lo Truglio, Eric Winter, Allison Holker, Amanda Righetti, Priyanka Chopra, and international artists like Pink, Christina Milian, Maren Morris, Carly Rae Jepsen, Maty Noyes have worn an outfit from the collection of Rohit Gandhi and Rahul Khanna.
The designer duo has showcased their work at the India Fashion Week and several international trade fairs in Paris, New York, Singapore, and London. Their global presence in 24 years has become an international representation of modern Indian craftsmanship.
They have won several 'Best Collections' for Menswear and Womenswear and are recipients of the prestigious 'GQ Designers of the year - 2011 Award'.
The Rohit Gandhi and Rahul Khanna Women's Collection
The most noteworthy designer duo has made their name in the Indian and international fashion industry. Their Contemporary Indian and chic style, comfort and ease fashion, detailing on fabric, and well-defined cuts have become one with the Rohit Gandhi and Rahul Khanna Women's Collection. They have a wide range of designer womenswear that includes dresses, Designer Tops , jackets, Designer Jumpsuits, Designer Gowns, trousers, and skirts. Their foray into contemporary Indian sarees and kurtas have also drawn the millennials and gen Z to the brand.
The Rohit Gandhi and Rahul Khanna Men's Collection
The Rohit Gandhi and Rahul Khanna Men's Collection has a wide selection of shirts, jackets, tuxedos and suits, and bandgalas. The expanse of the Men's Collection collection embraces daily ready-to-wear pieces to designer menswear for grooms. It also has designer menswear and accessories for destination weddings. The Rohit Gandhi and Rahul Khanna menswear collections have shaped fashion for the modern man in India.
In 2020, the couturiers Rohit Gandhi Rahul Khanna marked their entry into home furnishings with the launch of a collection titled - Oraan. The duo is ready to explore new ground and there is no stopping them now.