In The Lap of Luxury: Raghavendra Rathore

Hyderabad is known for its royal heritage and old world charm, which automatically makes it a paradise for everything on the lines of luxury, especially clothing. More and more fashion designers have been opening their stand-alone stores in the city, targeting the Nawabi and glamorous crowd, making it home to many.

If you are on the lookout for some good couture designers around, we’ve compiled a list of some of our favourites. So check more about them and their latest collections

Text: Anahita Ahuja

Raghavendra Rathore 

Latest collection:

The collection is a celebration of regal simplistic yet elegant dressing. The play of varied motifs adds an element of ethnic overtures to this collection that is inspired by old textiles and surface treatments. The subtly and sharpness in silhouettes adds an element of new age aplomb to this tastefully tonal textile celebration. Each ensemble is carefully designed to suit a particular festivity or occasion and bears the versatility in design.

About the designer:

Born and brought up in the epicentre of heritage and culture, Raghavendra Rathore is India’s foremost name in Luxury Men’s Wear. His Royal lineage and 1200 years of family history construct the very foundation of his brand and creative calling. From his hometown, Jodhpur, stems each and every thread of inspiration that forms the very back bone of the “Raghavendra Rathore Jodhpur” brand. Driven by a holistic vision of luxury and inspired by the old world regalia of Rajasthan in India, the offering is classic with clean and modern sensibilities, cutting across the borders and corners of the world.​

After completing his formal education from the Parsons School of Design, Raghavendra Rathore, worked in Manhattan under Oscar de la Renta and Donna Karan before launching his own label in 1994. The Rathore Jodhpur brand was the genesis of a beautiful ongoing journey of fashion and lifestyle design.

The Hyderabad store:

Housing some of his finest patented Jodhpuri Bandhgala, the Hyderabad store includes an awe-inspiring combination of contemporary and classic Indian designs with Bandhgala suits, Breeches, Waistcoat, Kurta, Achkans, Cufflinks, Pocket Square, Shoes and a full selection of personalized clothing. The store is spread across 1700 sqft and perfectly caters to the city’s penchant for luxury, elegance and contemporary style.

Address: 8-2-601/p/14, Ground floor, Road No. 10, Banjara Hills, Hyderabad
Mobile: +91 7331 150 851