One of many youngest designers on the fashion block is making a mark by designing and creating new appears to be like for tv stars
Tv character Suma Kanakala made information in January this yr by anchoring 4 massive occasions over eight days — pre-release features of Rajinikanth’s Darbar, Mahesh Babu’s Sarileru Neekavvaru and musical occasions of Kalyan Ram’s Entha Manchivaadavuraa and Ala Vaikunthapurramuloo. The viewers received to see her making a distinct fashion assertion on every of nowadays.Styled by Priyanka Sahajananda, the anchor may very well be seen in a salwar go well with, a sequinned sharara go well with with flared pants, a high-waist skirt and a half-sari in gentle and earthy colors.
Priyanka, one of many youngest designers on the fashion block is making a mark by designing and creating new appears to be like for tv stars. Her profession started three years in the past with the styling of Mr India 2017 winner Akshay Neelakantam . “My pal was doing Akshay’s photoshoot and requested if I may create a search for him. I reduce the sleeves of a T-shirt and wrapped it round Akshay’s neck, like a turtleneck,” she recollects. Refined styling with minimal equipment, styling to go well with the event and modifying ensembles that stand out, have been her forte. Take for example actress Surbhi Puranik who wowed fashionistas throughout a photograph shoot in January at Lodge Avasa. Styled by Priyanka, Surbhi made heads flip in an off-shoulder plain yellow robe with a slit and bracelets as anklets.
A local of Anantapur and a graduate in Psychology. Priyanka went to the Philippines to pursue Drugs, solely to discontinue her research and return to Hyderabad when her grandmother handed away. “That was additionally the time when my mother and father met with an accident and I felt depressing for not being there once they wanted assist,” she recollects, including her mother and father reluctantly agreed together with her determination to check vogue design.
Whereas pursuing her vogue designing course from Lakhotia School of Design in Hyderabad (she graduated in June this yr) she has been designing — Ohmkaar in Sixth Sense — and creating appears to be like, each rugged (Prince from Telugu Bigg Boss) and minimalistic (Payal Rajput).
The 24-year-old has styled greater than 20 actresses together with Kajal Agarwal, Nabha Natesh, Surbhi Puranik, Poorna (Shamna Kaasim) and Eesha Rebba for occasions and artistes in six tv exhibits like Mandeep Gujjar (Roadies) and Arshi Khan (Massive Boss 11). She sources costumes and equipment from designers in Hyderabad like Archita Narayanam and Ashwini Reddy and Ali Ahmed from the US (the products are returned after use). Admitting that styling for stars on tv is difficult, she says, “The medium has color restrictions and striped clothes shouldn’t be most popular because it creates patterns on the display screen. Even materials with sequins or mirror work are an enormous no for the reason that gentle displays to create a shadow on the display screen. Additionally , one has to concentrate on the actor’s fashion sense and public appearances in order that we don’t repeat outfits.”
In April, Priyanka additionally launched her YouTube channel titled ‘Priyanka Sahajananda’ the place she decodes her fashion method.