It’s just 9 days to the fashion and shopping extravaganza that is the SC Borough, and to calm ourselves down, we asked ace designer Payal Singhal exactly 9 questions! We got some pretty interesting answers too. Read on to know more about this favorite runway designer.
What is the best advice you ever received in terms style and fashion, and by whom?
Payal: When I was studying Fashion one of our visiting guest faculty was Jeanie Naoroji, the first real fashionista of India, she told us about real style which comes from within you and is more inward than outward and that real fashion is timeless.
If your brand was a person, what would her/his style be like?
Payal: Indian, edgy, experimental, creative and elegant.
What is the colour palette of the season?
Payal: Black is definitely back this winter festive season!
This season’s Buy, Store & Throw, according to you.
Payal: Buy: crop cholis, dhoti salwars , circle skirts
Store: lehnga saree
3 things you are completely obsessed with.
Payal: 1.Gold jewelry
2. Low crotch pants
3. Mens shirts with salwars
Among the current talent, what labels would we find in your wardrobe?
Payal: 1. Ikai
2. Suhani Pittie
3. Love Birds
Who’s your current celebrity crush?
Payal: Deepika Padukone and Blake Lively
Your one guilty pleasure?
1 fashion myth that you want to bust?
Payal: That brighter colors look better on darker skin! Its actually the opposite.
Payal Singhal is known for her edgy and unconventional Indian wear. Her collection is a mix of super-chic silhouettes, stylish prints and balance of Indian and Western features. Wedding season’s almost here and this collection is a must-see for the fashionable bridesmaids! Here are some that SC liked best!
Check out Payal’s full collection at the SC Borough on 15th November!