South east asian fashion
[Photo Credit: Sachin and Babi Instagram]
Sachin and Babi Ahluwalia, husband-wife designer duo, are a powerhouse in the fashion world. The couples Instagram represents their brand’s edgy and fashion forward style.
Their fashion careers began with their New York City embroidery company in 1996 creating authentic Indian thread work for brands like Oscar de la Renta, Giorgio Armani and Carolina Herrera.
The designer duo’s clothing line is branded under their namesake, Sachin and Babi. They also have a secondary brand and store called Ankasa, which focuses on furniture inspired by Indian designs.
[Photo Credit: Manish Arora Instagram]
There is only one word to describe fashion icon and designer Manish Arora’s style, and that word is: Colorful.
His Instagram lives up to his bright reputation with photos of vivid, radiant and exotic clothing.
[Photo Credit: Harper’s Bazaar India Instagram]
Harper’s Bazaar is a renowned source of fashion news, and Harper’s Bazaar India is no exception. Their Instagram account features artsy photos related to their magazine’s content, as well as, fashion and beauty in general.
[Photo Credit: Deepa Gurnani Instagram]
Deepa Gurnani is a South Asian jewelry designer, her designs are mod-western with embroidery and intricacy reminiscent of the Indian subcontinent. Blend eastern and western garments with some of her jewelry, or follow her on Instagram for inspiration on your next Indian-American fusion statement.
[Photo Credit: Cuppa Jyo Instagram]
Cuppajyo is a rad Banglore-born fashion blogger based in the San Francisco Bay Area. She has a style all on her own, modern with a bit of 1980s-punk flair. She ties boho-chic and edginess into classic looks. Check out her blog for more style tips.
[Photo Credit: Zunera Serena Instagram]
This duo delivers fashion through a new lens, from the eyes of a mother and daughter. Their style is edgy, feminine and modern.
Zunera Mazhar is a fashion blogger, an immigration officer, and former Mrs. Pakistan International. Her daughter Serena also takes part in the blog making for some adorable mother-daughter fashion shots.
[Photo Credit: Vogue India Instagram]
Vogue is the powerhouse of the fashion world. And Vogue India is no stranger to high fashion. It’s Instagram account does not disappoint with pictures from the runway, store shelves and the latest trends from all over the world. Their latest pictures feature behind the scene photos of the highly anticipated Victoria Secret Fashion Show.
[Photo Credit: Pernia Instagram]
Pernia’s is an online “pop-up shop” showcasing modern clothing with South Asian flair. They claim to be India’s first true fashion Website. They sell everything from saris to summer dresses from a plethora of Indian fashion designers. The Pernia’s Instagram account features looks from the website and edgy shots from CEO Pernia Qureshi’s life.
[Photo Credit: Nishhha Instagram]
Nisha Balwani is an NYC-based fashion blogger. Her Instagram account is complete with artful photography of colorful outfits. Nisha is a true artist and fashionista.
[Photo Credit: Naeem Khan NYC Instagram]
Naeem Khan is a well-known Indian fashion designer, who has dressed Michelle Obama and Beyonce. His Instagram account consists of high fashion looks from the runway to celebrity fittings. His looks are both glamorous and fashion forward.
[Photo Credit: Tarun_Tahiliani Instagram]
Designer Tarun Tahiliani describes his brand as Indian in sensibility but international in appeal. The brand’s Instagram account is nothing short of Indian fusion, with photographs of modern wear with Indian flair.
[Photo Credit: The Sushshindig Instagram]
The Sushshindig is the Instagram account of fashion blogger Sushmitha Gururaj. Doctoral student by day, fashion blogger by night, Sushmitha calls her fashion blog her creative escape. Her style is artful and feminine, featuring sensibility with elegant bohemian-chic looks.
[Photo Credit: The Fashionisha Instagram]
The Fashionisha is run by fashion blogger Nisha Oza, who also works for Piperlime shoes. Her Instagram features pieces from her blog and artful pictures from her day to day life.
[Photo Credit: Prabal Gurung Instagram]
Prabal Gurung is a Singapore-born, Nepal raised and New York City taught fashion designer. He has dressed some of the most powerful women in the world, including Michelle Obama. His Instagram includes snippets of his life, snapshots of the runway and shots from magazines.
[Photo Credit: Adia Kibur Instagram]
Adia Kibur is an accessory brand run by Nadia Lee. The brand features decadent and glamorous pieces inspired by Nadia’s South Asian roots. The Instagram account for Adia Kibur features jewelry from the brand, as well as, artful cityscapes.