Label: H2O and CUE
One of the noteworthy designer duos that have made a name for itself in
the Indian fashion industry is that of Rohit Gandhi and Rahul Khanna.
The designers, working together, present contemporary and chic style
that also offers comfort and ease. Detailing to fabric and prominence on
sharp, well-defined cuts has enabled Rohit Gandhi and Rahul Khanna to
acquire a name for them in the Indian society. Their garments aim at
being wearable by the population at large and vary from having a matt
effect or a slight shine on them.
Rohit Gandhi had started his career at an export house in New York
after his graduation. After gaining five years of experience, he
launched his own brand in the domestic market by the name, 'H2O'. The
brand specifically caters to men's shirt and ties. Rahul Khanna has been
a student of NIFT, where he studied Apparel Designing. After completing
his course, he worked as a freelancer of designing and styling for
various export houses and fashion houses in New Delhi and Mumbai. The
designer duo specializes in western wear creating clothes which are
comfortable and wearable outside the glitz world.
Promotions and Success
It was in 1998 that Rahul Khanna and Rohit Gandhi joined hands, coming
out with their brand 'CUE'. Western wear being their forte, the designer
duo puts in great emphasis on styling the attires in such a way that
they look sharp. Defined highlighting on fabrics, cuts, and a lot of
detailing are the other features of their creations. They have presented
their collection in the Lakme India Fashion Week as well as the Wills
Lifestyle India Fashion Week.
Rahul Khanna and Rohit Gandhi have met with success in the already
teeming fashion industry of India, because of their unique genre of
styling of the garments. They play with subtle colors, bringing out the
contemporary style which has a high demand from the modern Indian youth.
Comfort plays a very high quotient in their brand and lays much
importance on the use of wrinkle-free and body friendly textiles.
Brand and Clientele
Besides the brands H2O and CUE, the designer duo also jointly launched
their dream project, Palette Art Gallery (based in New Delhi) in year
2001, with the most unique collection of Contemporary Art in India. The
show glamorized the conventional and brought to the limelight Indian
Artists, both popular and the not so popular kinds, to mark the second
anniversary of the Palette Art Gallery. Their collections are available
at four standalone stores in Delhi, Mumbai, Bangalore and Kolkata, apart
from retailing in Japan, Hong Kong, Turkey, Dubai, Greece, South Africa
Rohit Gandhi & Rahul Khanna are one of the best fashion designer duos of India. Check out their biography, profile & collection.