Valliyan by Nitya, a non-conformist accessories label was founded by Nitya Arora at the age of 21 in Mumbai. She went on to pursue fashion at Parsons School of Design, New York.
Winner of Grazia Young Designers Award:Best Accessories Designer 2012, Nitya has showed at Lakme India Fashion Week, designed jewellery for Bollywood movies and starts like Aishwarya Rai, Deepika Padukone, Sonam Kapoor and done trunk shows in Dubai, Egypt, New York and other parts of the world. Vogue, Harpers Bazaar, Elle, Marie Claire and Grazia have covered her work.
Besides esoteric jewellery, Valliyan also creates bespoke handbags and headgear for the bold and free spirited woman.
Nitya works with semi-precious stones, glass, crystal, metal, acrylic, wood and rare materials, combined with gold plating for jewellery and genuine leather for handbags.
Valliyan accessories reflect a sculptural textured quality, are entirely handcrafted in India and most of the pieces are one of a kind. In her collections one can see vintage influences, bright Indian hues and detail, topped with a New York edge.
VALLIYAN retails at
Bombay Electric - Colaba, Mumbai
Ensemble - Mumbai / Delhi
Atosa – Khar, Mumbai
Aza – Mumbai
Kimaya – Delhi T-3 , Chennai, Hyderabad
Penache – Ahmedabad
Saasya – Calcutta
VALLIYAN by nitya store from Nov – April. Morjim, GOA