A National Institute of Fashion Technology (New Delhi, India) graduate, Varon Bahl launched his label in 2001. With enonnous reserves of talent and quality work behind him, Varun has a distinction of working with international fashion maestros through his family export business. Varun has embellished the works of Annani, a part of Kenzo Jungle, Jeans and Kenzo Paris, and Lacroix's Bazaar and Jeans.
Varun showcased his Spring Summer 2003 collection at White in Italy. Each season White, a select showcase of talented designers, introduces a select group of new designers to the international fashion fraternity. It was here among a tough jury of top 10 Design stores of Italy such as Tessa bit, Sugar, Penelope, Luisa Via Roma to name a few , Varun Bahl' s collection was voted the 'Best of season' from among 20 competing designers from different countries.
His creations are a distinctive repertoire of designs, mixing vintage and antique look with the new and contemporary lines resulting in a very chic and fresh look. The focus of Bahl's collection is primarily on surface ornamentation, simple and clean silhouettes and a fusion of techniques. Which means that one may find block printing, appliqué and embroidery on an outfit that is crafted from fabrics with different textures.
Varun's collection will be available in 42 stores across Italy, 10 in Spain, and 10 plus in the Middle and Far East. Back home Varun retails from ensemble in Delhi and Mumbai.
Meanwhile, Varun is working on his autumn winter 2004 collection that will be shown in Milan in February 2004, and in Madrid, Paris and London thereafter.