Ayesha Depala Bio
The AYESHA DEPALA brand now houses Ready-to-wear, Couture and Bridal lines for the fashion forward woman with an old fashioned soul.
AYESHA DEPALA retails out of a flagship store at The Village Mall in Dubai and from various other multi-brand stores across the globe. Ayesha has also had her collections presented at both Saks Fifth Avenue and Harvey Nichols in Dubai. In March 2014, Ayesha launched her online store at www.ayesha-depala.com with an emphasis on unique but affordable ready to wear creations.
AYESHA DEPALA is now worn by some of the most glamorous women in the world, including Aishwarya Rai, Deepika Padukone, Kajol, Madhuri Dixit, Kareena Kapoor, Elissa, Yasmin Le Bon, Neve Campbell, Shilpa Shetty and Sonam Kapoor.Ayesha has also been celebrated by Vogue India, Grazia Middle East, Tatler and Harper’s Bazaar Arabia as one of the leading designers to emerge from the Middle East and India. She has collaborated with both Lacoste and Kiehl's to design her own custom products and labels and has served as a brand ambassador for Mont Blanc Jewelry. Ayesha has also worked extensively with Bollywood and in 2010 was also appointed as [lead designer] for the movie “Aisha” featuring Sonam Kapoor.
Ayesha has been the recipient of many fashion awards (including Best Regional Designer (Grazia Style Awards), Best Asian Designer and Best Asian Boutique (Masala Awards) and accolades from prestigious magazines (including being named as one of the 100 Most Stylist Asians in the Gulf (Femina) and Best Dressed (Harper's Bazaar UAE).
In 2012, Ayesha Depala was named one of the 60 Most Influential Indians in the UAE.