Manav Gangwani, one of the most creative, innovative and promising designers in Delhi, at a young age has made a definite and indelible mark in the fashion world thereby making a compellingly bold style statement.
While still in collage, Manav recognized his strong inclination towards designing and the fashion business. He decided to enroll into the Pearl academy of Fashion, New Delhi to learn and hone his skills. Immediately on completing his course, he began his career with Carma, New Delhi in the year 1999. From then on there has been no looking back for Manav in the high end luxury market where his brand has become one to be well acknowledged. Manav Gangwani’s evolution reflects a look of unique youthful opulence, whetting the interest of high profile celebrities including Preity Zinta, Priyanka Chopra, Soha Ali Khan Pataudi, Sharmila Tagore Pataudi, Ameesha Patel, Riddhima Kapoor, Neetu Kapoor, Raveena Tandon, Pooja Batra, Zeenat Aman, Amar Singh, Sameera Reddy, Sridevi, Smita Thackrey, Akshaye Khanna, Zayed Khan, Vivek Oberoi and many others.
“My muse is a sensuous woman, who is disposed to make a statement & break all the norms” says Manav Gangwani.
Manav Gangwani retails from his flagship store in “The Crescent” at the Qutab in New Delhi, “Sanskrit” in Hong Kong, “Zena Couture” in London, “AZA” in Mumbai & “Samsaara” located across numerous cities.
Venturing into further diversifying his talents from designing for Women’s Couture “MANAV GANGWANI COUTURE” he progressed to open his first retail store for the label “MG MEN BY MANAV GANGWANI” at the Square1 Mall, New Delhi in August 2007 showcasing Men’s prêt and ready to wear.
Amongst his many and varied achievements Manav Gangwani styled the décor for LOUIS VUITTON event in Oct’2007. His designs were also displayed along with Louis Vuitton products. Furthermore he designed & conceptualized an evening for the launch of BARCLAYS PREMIERE in Feb’2008 for the international brand BARCLAYS BANK. Manav Gangwani has also designed for a number of celebrity weddings.
Manav Gangwani's approach to excellence, style, emotions & inspiration has brought in a new spirit to the world of Indian fashion. Realizing that style can be further enhanced in conjunction with music, Manav conceptualized with sarod players Amaan Ali Khan & Ayaan Ali Khan, a synchronization of fashion & music reflecting the purity of refined style infused with emotions titled “PASSION”' in 2007. Manav Gangwani, a multi-faceted designer also paints comical canvases of people who inspire him in his spare time. He has painted for a number of celebrities like Karan Johar, Shahrukh Khan and many others.
Now at 29, Manav Gangwani’s is already a widely recognized and a well loved brand which is still growing!!