Rara Avis 2016
Designer: Sonal Verma
Rara Avis, literally translated to something that is exquisite and rare, is a fashion label that stands true to its name. Founded by designer Sonal Verma in 2012, Rara has evolved by pushing convention aside and using sheer talent to express design poetry on fabric and leather; exuding posh taste and classy aesthetics with every collection. Her latest work is called Dark Matter. She took platform through its journey.
Rara Avis works on the principal of ‘Immortal Design’. Walk us through your creative process.
The concept is to escape the mental straitjacket by striking ignition
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How did your love for celluloid begin?
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