Monday 26, Oct 2020, Delhi (India)
The 23-year-old American actress, singer and fashion influencer, Zendaya is mostly appreciated for her bold and unapologetic fashion choices. This time, she opted for the Indian designer, Rahul Mishra couture Spring 2020 collection to a New York Fashion Week Bulgari party.
Rahul Mishra grew up in Kanpur, a small city in the state of Uttar Pradesh, India. The Physics graduate got in touch with a design school which later led him to the National Institute of Design in Ahmedabad for a post-graduate degree. Through his debut collection, he got into Instituto Marangoni on a scholarship. The ace designer won the International Woolmark Prize in 2014 at Milan Fashion Week, becoming the first Indian designer to win the award. The winning collection was also sold in stores around the world.
Zendaya Coleman, who began her career as a child model, our celebrity crush from Disney show like 'Shake it up'. She is an ultimate celebrity star with a huge fan following of 65.5 million on Instagram. Her book "Between U and me: How to rock your tween years with style and confidence" got her an entirely different level of attention. Now finally the wait is over as she is the New Bvlgari icon.
She was seen wearing the sheer hand-embroidered white jacket mimicking the falling of the leaves, crafted from delicate ivory organza. She carried the statement piece with a pair of silk taffeta black pants. The outfit was selected from Rahul Mishra's couture spring 2020 collection.
The designer focuses on craftsmanship and aims to promote slow consumerism, he said in an interview with I Knock Fashion that "He believes in ASAP(As slow as possible)". This means that consumers must keep and consume fashion as slowly as possible to maintain harmony with the Earth. He is a sustainable fashion designer promoting the indigenous fashion of India at a global level. His approach to design is to create a timeless fashion with a sense of modernity and freshness attached to it.
Mishra's latest collection as spotted on Zendaya embraces the beauty of nature. The designer through social media shared an illustration of Zendaya's magnificent look. Rahul Mishra is a definite success in setting new sustainable fashion trends. Thumbs up to the outfit and the way Zendaya carried it seemed like a sheer grace walking on the red carpet.