J.Lo, Michelle Obama & Kate Middleton love these desi designers

Talk about putting India on the map

You Wore WHAT!?

While Bollywood beauties like Priyanka Chopra and Sonam Kapoor are taking the international fashion circuit by storm, Indian and Indian origin designers too are making their mark.

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Naeem Khan gave Kate Middleton one of her best looks of the India-Bhutan tour. And remember First Lady Michelle Obama’s dreamy gown at the Nordic state dinner? That’s courtesy Naeem, too.

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Sisters Gauri and Nainika’s trademark is old Hollywood and Hollywood certainly loves them. They’ve dressed stars like Kerry Washington and singer Sia.

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Bibhu Mohapatra, who was born in India and works out of America, is a favourite of Michelle Obama. He’s also dressed stars like Jennifer Lopez and Eva Longoria.

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London-based designer Saloni Lodha gained instant recognition when Kate Middleton wore two of her creations to different events.

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Hollywood loves Falguni and Shane Peacock’s off-kilter designs. Gwen Stefani recently wore one of their creations while performing at the Billboard Music Awards and even Beyoncé wore their design for the video of her song Formation.