The past year has seen its fair share of Indian celebrity weddings – from Anushka to Sonam to Deepika to Priyanka to Isha – and the House of Abu Jani – Sandeep Khosla has been there every step of the way to dress some of the most glamorous brides on their most memorable occasions.
Mirai, a brand-new fashion house bringing curated South Asian designer experiences exclusively to New York City, is proud to host this dynamic duo for TWO trunks shows at the Taj Pierre Hotel (2 E 61st St. & 5th Avenue) on January 18th and 19th from 11 a.m. to 6 p.m., showcasing the following Couture, luxury and pret collections for women AND men:
ABU JANI SANDEEP KHOSLA – best known for their ability to infuse Indian craftsmanship and textile heritage with a European tailored silhouette. Their signature is to combine traditional aesthetics with modern design. This is their Couture and Bespoke line.
KHOSLA JANI – luxury womenswear line that specializes in Couture, Ready To Wear and Bridal, where stunning designs meet flawless execution as a myriad of processes combine to fuse Couture fashion with timeless and elegant style. This is the duo’s Western line.
ASAL BY ABU SANDEEP – the label carries forth the design philosophy of its parent, Couture, but is reworked in meticulous machine embroideries, accented with handmade craftsmanship to create a range of style for women and men who want fine clothing which is both current and timeless.
GULABO BY ABU SANDEEP – a luscious expression of natural fabrics, fluid silhouettes and deliciously easy style. The collection includes dresses, tunics, kaftans, kurtas and dhotis that break the style meter without breaking the bank and put the “luxe” into ready-to-wear.
The events are FREE and open to the public, but participants MUST RSVP to firstname.lastname@example.org to save their spots. The designers will be available for private appointments with brides and serious buyers ONLY. To book a private appointment with Abu Jani or Sandeep Khosla, please email Sindhu Rao at email@example.com.
The media is invited to a special meet-and-greet with the designers on Friday, January 18th from 10 a.m. to noon at the Taj Pierre Hotel. Please RSVP to firstname.lastname@example.org. One-on-one interviews will be made available by request.
Abu Jani and Sandeep Khosla met in August 1986. They formed an instant rapport and decided to combine their creative energies. Their original joint company, Abu Jani – Sandeep Khosla was formed in 1992. Best known for their ability to infuse Indian craftsmanship and textile heritage with a European tailored silhouette. Their signature is to combine traditional aesthetics with modern design.
The Abu Jani Sandeep Khosla label is internationally feted for its cutting edge quality and classically elegant style. Each ensemble is a delicate mélange. The richness of India’s heritage suffused with divine design makes every AJSK garment a modern masterpiece. The last three decades have seen them establish an enviable reputation as pioneers in resurrecting the best of the past and fashioning it for the future.
The label stands for excellence. The finest fabrics combine with the most exquisite embroideries and intricate embellishments to create unparalleled quality and aesthetic appeal. The emphasis is on timeless style rather than transient trends. It is this concentration on uncompromising quality and eternal elegance that result in clients wearing outfits purchased a decade ago to important events today. An AJSK ensemble is considered a wise investment, due to its repeat value.
In the words of a devoted client: “Yes, they are expensive! But like art or jewels, they are an investment. An Abu Jani Sandeep Khosla outfit will be as stylish and look as brand new ten years from now as it does today.”