Masaba is well known as India’s youngest talent in the fashion Industry. She is the daughter of West Indian cricketer, Viv Richards and Indian actress Neena Gupta. She is a trained tennis player and was always keen on pursuing it as a career. However, her strong passion for dance and music led her fueled a love and passion for fashion.
Masaba graduated from SNDT Women’s University in 2009 where she was mentored by Wendell Rodricks. Her designs were showcased during her college graduation show who won awards and prepped her for the Indian fashion industry.
Masaba Gupta launched her diffusion line ‘Masaba’ in 2009 and subsequently showcased as a gen-next designer at Lakme Fashion Week. Her label is an amalgamation of traditional Indian sensibilities with a modern taste creating a unique contemporary line. The label works arduously with fun prints with the concept that less is more. Masaba has created designs and prints from everyday objects that have become huge trends in the fashion industry.
Masaba, which means princess in Swahili, broke into the world of couture at the age of 19 with the showcase at Lakme Fashion Week 2010. The collection ‘Kattran’ received widespread appreciation, critical acclaim and a welcoming response from the audience. Masaba Gupta is the youngest person to have ever displayed their collections at LFW. Masaba on azafashions.com:
Inspired by the basics in a common man’s life, Masaba Gupta’s latest collection on azafashions.com collection consists of four key prints: the tilak, sliced garlic and chillies. Doing what she does best, the collection boasts of vivacious prints livened up with pops of yellow, red and mint green. Easy, functional fabrics are paired with fun skater dresses, chic shirts, tailored pants, stylish jackets, crop tops and dhoti skirts that flatter all body types.
Masaba Sarees:The sensational fashion designer Masaba has mastered the art of printed sarees. The young creative mind merges fashion and art to cater to girls between the age groups of 18 and 30. Recently her collection was showcased at Lakmé Fashion Week, which was celebrated in the fashion scenario. From design to drapes and from fabrics to silhouettes, Masaba considers the requirements of her young clientele. The designs are versatile, light weight, fuss free and easy going.
Masaba Gupta Collection: Masaba is proudly called ‘The Queen Of Prints’. Masaba’s collections are inspired from paintings and watercolour prints that a bold and whacky at the same time. Masaba Gupta is known for her free spirited designs that are a reflection of her personal style. Masaba mixes several elements together and lifts the beauty, enigma to create drama on the. Whether Masaba creates ethnic or western the oomph factor is undeniably evident.Masaba Gupta works towards creating a flamboyant and boho look with bold prints and trendy silhouettes.