Raakesh Agarvwal is a graduate from the prestigious National Institute of Fashion Technology, and he launched his eponymous label in 2007. He focuses on glamorous and intricately constructed clothes in the prêt, diffusion and couture categories.
Raakesh has covered diverse grounds, from International events like Fashion Coterie in New York, Miami Fashion Week (2009) to Paris Tranoi (2009), and the acclaimed St. Andrew’s Charity Fashion Show in Scotland (2008 and ’09), to selling in cities like New York, London, Singapore, Hong Kong, Milan, Rome, Dubai, Johannesburg, and Tokyo, the past few years have firmly established Raakesh as a name to watch out for.
While his attention to detail and mastery over embroideries and draping has become a visible signature, his brand has continued to grow exponentially over this short period. A favourite of Bollywood style setters, his creations are seen on everyone from leading ladies like Priyanka Chopra, Kareena Kapoor, Katrina Kaif, Deepika Padukone, and Lara Dutta, to promising talents such as Genalia D’Souza, Asin Thottumkal, Sonakshi Sinha and Jacqueline Fernandez. Encouraged with the support from Movie world, Raakesh has also ventured in to Movie styling.