Sabyasachi Mukherjee will be the designer for Wills Lifestyle’s grand finale at the forthcoming autumn/winter 2011 edition. The fashion icon of India stands apart for his uniqueness in creating magic with his ideas of styling and design. This season, the two pioneers in style and innovation come together to set new standards in novelty and fashion. He will be showcasing at the Wills Lifestyle India Fashion Week for the first time. Wills Lifestyle is ITC’s premium fashion and lifestyle brand. The Kolkata-based young and talented designer incorporates ethnic handwork yet his designs have a true global appeal. He gets his inspirations from deserts, gypsies, prostitutes, antique textiles and the cultural traditions of Kolkata. He is known for his sexy saris and has worked on prestigious Bollywood projects like Black, Paa, Raavan and Guzaarish.
Mukherjee will be creating an exclusive collection that will be retailed from Wills Lifestyle stores across the country. Sabyasachi Mukherjee was born in Kolkata, India. After his schooling from St Xavier’s College, he graduated from NIFT Kolkata with three major awards in 1999. After graduation, he launched his own label by the same name and currently has retail stores at New Delhi: Carma and Ogaan; Mumbai: Melange and Ensemble; Kolkata: Espee and Intrigue, and Hyderabad: Origins and Oorja.