Neeta Lulla – Czarina of Indian Fashion
When it comes to South Asian Fashion, Neeta Lulla is an icon. Hailed as the ‘Czarina of Indian Fashion’ she is one of India’s preeminent costume designers and couturiers. Diffusion, Luxury prêt, trousseau consultancy and bridal are what the Neeta Lulla label caters to.
Since entering the fashion industry over 25 years ago, Neeta Lulla’s creativity, imagination and originality has set her apart in the movie industry and on the runways. Not only is she a ‘desi’ style guru, showcasing her prêt-a-porter and couture lines across all premiere fashion weeks in India, Neeta has also impressed fashionistas around the world by showing at some of the biggest international fashion weeks in the US, Canada, Monte Carlo, London and Dubai.
Her fantastic designs and stylish clothes are much sought after. If you have ever wondered who designed Aishwarya Rai’s gorgeous outfits in Jodha Akbar, it was none other than Neeta Lulla. Her boldness, ingenuity and talent have earned her the respect of Bollywood’s famous personalities. Neeta is credited for creating the look for leading Bollywood actresses like Sridevi, Aishwarya Rai, Juhi Chawla, Kareena Kapoor, Sushmita Sen, Shilpa Shetty, Deepika Padukone, and Priyanka Chopra both on and off screen.
As one of Bollywood’s premier costume designers and stylists, Neeta has over 375 films to her credit. She has extended her design expertise to Hollywood projects like ‘Bride and prejudice’, ‘One Night with the King’, ‘Mistress of Spices’, ‘Provoked. She is amongst the most awarded fashion designers in India having won the National Film Awards from the President of India on 4 occasions for Best Costume Design in a Film and numerous other Indian and international accolades for excellence in the field of fashion designing and styling.
Neeta Lulla was also awarded Woman Entrepreneur of the year in 2010.
Her undying love for her work and her immense creativity serves as a motivating factor for many aspiring designers. She has taken this to the next level by starting the Neeta Lulla School of Fashion.
For Neeta Lulla designing is not merely a profession but a fanatical passion.