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About Anita Dongre

Renowned fashion designer. Founder of House of Anita Dongre with four distinct brands, AND, Global Desi, Anita Dongre and Anita Dongre Grassroot, she also runs a jewellery brand called Anita Dongre Pink City along with couture. She is the winner of numerous awards, including the 2017 Designer of the Year award from Vogue India.

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  • What inspires you to create creative designs?
  • Tell us about your early years in Rajasthan.
  • What motivated you to keep moving ahead?
  • Do you ever get tired of designing?
  • Nature also plays an important role in your designs. Will you please elaborate on its role in details?
  • What does a day in the life of Anita Dongre look like?
  • What does luxury mean to you?
  • How is Indian fashion perceived internationally?
  • What sets a woman from Gujarat apart from a woman in New York?
  • Given the opportunity, which international designer would you like to collaborate with and why?
  • Do you think the demand for instant gratification directly affects the sustainability model?
  • What’s the best and least exciting part of running HOAD?
  • Who do you see running HOAD in the future?
  • What advice would you like to offer your son Yash, now that he has joined the business?
  • What’s next on your list?
  • What was the first outfit that you designed?
  • What is that one fashion trend you wish to start here?
  • A trend that should be banned forever?
  • How would you describe your signature style?
  • What does branding mean?
  • What is your advice to young designers?
  • Did you have a mentor?
  • How do you manage five brands?
  • At what point did you decide to diversify the brand?
  • Did you always want to be a designer?
  • Tell us about your first stint with fashion designing.
  • How did you finally start your own business?
  • Were there a lot of glitches you had to face when you started out your brand?
  • How have you evolved as a designer?
  • What according to you is your design aesthetic?
  • With a flood of designers in India, how do you stand out?
  • There is so much young blood out there designing garments and yet everyone from the youth to the middle aged prefers you. How does that make you feel?
  • Everyone knows and loves your brands. How did you grow the company into the establishment that it is today?
  • Being a woman professional, how do you balance work and home?
  • What according to you is the way to make it big as a fashion entrepreneur?
  • What are your tips for women entrepreneurs trying to make it in big a competitive world?
  • What do you think are the keys to professional and business success for women in India?
  • What is the greatest obstacle you have faced in achieving the success you desire? How do you overcome it?
  • Do you think a glass ceiling really exists in today’s competitive world?
  • What lies ahead for you in the future?
  • Why did you decide to become a fashion designer?
  • What is your favourite part about being a fashion designer? What inspires you when you are creating your designs?
  • What was your inspiration behind ‘AND’?
  • What was the thought behind ‘Global Desi’?
  • Who are the celebrities you would love to dress up and why?
  • What advice do you have for aspiring fashion designers?
  • A fashion tip you would like to give?
  • You are a pioneer in Eco Fashion. Tell us something about the GRASSROOT project?
  • What is Anita Dongre’s bride going to be in the wedding season?
  • Apart from the wedding lehenga what is that one striking feature that catches Anita Dongre’s attention in a bride?
  • What would be the perfect attire for a runaway bride, if somebody wants to elope, what should be her, like what would come in really handy?
  • What would you suggest, what would be the apt Anita Dongre lehenga for somebody who’s eloping?
  • How are millennial brides different from the ones we had 10-20 years back?
  • Suggest one colour a bride can blindly go for if she’s in a state of confusion.
  • Since Destination Weddings are so IN what should guests pack up so there’s no excess baggage at the airport, like the essential ones?
  • Who would be that One Bollywood bride who you would want to doll up on her wedding day?
  • What are the 3 things a bride should never do on her big day?
  • What made you enter a market segment that has been so saturated?
  • Tell us more about your journey.

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