Rohit Bal is intensely concerned with design as an art form. The designer draws on history, fantasy and folklore to create masterpieces that are desired by discerning aficionados around the globe. Rohit has a deep understanding of the psyche of the fashion world and it reflects in his collections that are intelligent, studied, imaginative and completely innovative yet always relevant and awe-inspiring. The celebrated designer graduated from the famed St.Stephens College in New Delhi with an honors degree in History.
He then worked in his family’s export business for a few years, learning the ropes. In 1990, he launched his label and designer line and there was no looking back.
Rohit Bal’s sense of aesthetic is finely honed. His work is handcrafted to perfection. He is recognized for meticulous attention to detail.
Rohit draws from influences, wide and varied. From the village crafts and traditional methods of design that India is so rich in, to the transient phenomenon of the sub continent’s urban landscape, the designer brings them all to life in his spectacular yet original language. Rohit’s versatility as a design talent is on display in many efforts that have come to life. Some milestones are:
Dedicated spaces at the prestigious stores in India, the Middle East & Europe. Has Shown in major fashion capitals all over the world. Has held fashion shows in London, Paris, New York, Singapore, Moscow, Jakarta, Colombo, Sao Paulo, Munich, Geneva and all major cities in India. His collections have been met with an incredible and enthusiastic response
A creative partnership with International shoe designer, Christian Louboutin A high value collaboration with the Conran Store and other lifestyle stores such as Crate and Barrel, Anthropology and the likes.
A partnership with Nebula-Titan watches where the watches were successfully designed by Rohit Bal which were sold at all the Nebula Titan Stores
A partnership with Kirtilal Jewellers for an extremely high end range of precious jewellery which was launched in all the Kirtilal stores.
A partnership with cosmetic giant Lancôme for a bridal make- up range.
A partnership with Zippo lighters where for the first time a designer was asked to design lighters with the designer’s branding on it.