Manish Malhotra Biography And Collections That Will Mesmerize You!


From doing costume designing for films such as Rangeela, Kabhi Khushi Kabhi Gam, Kuch Kuch Hota Hai, Veer Zaara, Kabhi Alvida Na Kehna, Kal Ho Naa Ho, Mohabbatein, Dil To Pagal Hai etc. to having dressed A-lister Hollywood celebs like Demi Moore, Kylie Minogue, Naomi Campbell, Kate Moss as clients, there is one name who has done it all – Manish Malhotra.

Manish Malhotra Biography

To call him just a fashion designer is not enough. Words that describe him better are Bollywood stylist and a couturier. His is the label that has redefined beauty of most of the Bollywood actresses to memorable heights. For him clothes mean costumes and art, style and glamour, and beauty to the highest degree. Let’s find out more about this legendary name in the business of costume designing and beyond.

About Manish Malhotra:

We know about the man and his work that has made many Bollywood actresses look beautiful and iconic. He gave up his family business to pursue a career in fashion designing. As for his parents, not much is known about them. Manish is a secretive person and is yet to share anything with the media about his parents, wife, children. We respect that.

Manish Malhotra Personal Life

Manish Malhotra Biography:

Now this part is interesting – decoding information of the well-known Bollywood couturier starting from his birth. Read below:

Date of Birth5 December 1966 [celebrity_age_calc data=”1996-12-05″]
Birth PlaceWestminster, London, United Kingdom
HometownMumbai, Maharashtra, India
Zodiac SignSagittarius
CollegeElphinstone College, Mumbai, Maharashtra
Height5 ft 10 inches
Weight80 kg
Body MeasurementsChest – 40 inches,
Waist – 32 inches,
Biceps – 13 inches
Eye ColorBlack
Hair ColorBlack
Favorite ActressesSridevi, Kajol, Aishwarya Rai Bachchan, Kareena Kapoor Khan, Karisma Kapoor

Manish Malhotra Favorite Actresses

Fashion Collections:

For an ordinary woman to a Bollywood lady, owning Manish Malhotra Collection is like having a piece of moon. Very few would know that Malhotra had created a traditional outfit for none other than Michael Jackson during his visit to India in the 1990’s. Browse through Designs of Manish Malhotra and see how you get carried away easily.

Manish Malhotra Latest Collections

1. Manish Malhotra Lehengas:

No wedding is complete without a lehenga. And Rangeela star Urmila Matondkar proved it right when she wore Manish Malhotra lehenga for her wedding. See how exquisite she looked.

Manish Malhotra Lehengas

Anushka Sharma looked no less ethereal in her red lehenga which she wore for the movie Ae Dil Hai Mushkil.

Manish Malhotra Bridal Lehenga

2. Manish Malhotra Sarees:

The bubbly Kajol is the ultimate in looks and sophistication in contemporary color block Manish Malhotra sarees. The grey saree is further complemented with sheer lace blouse which has a smack of bright pink n yellow.

Manish Malhotra Sarees

Kareena Kapoor is a big fan of Manish Malhotra sarees and lehengas. Look how she proves it here with elan in a red georgette saree with sequined border and red deep neck backless blouse which she wore to director Rohit Shetty’s sister’s wedding reception.

Kareena in Malhotra Red Sarees

Kareena in Malhotra Dress

4. Manish Malhotra Anarkalis:

The lovely Anushka might be all ready for her upcoming release Sui Dhaaga but she looks truly irresistible at the Umang Police Show 2018 where she was a stunner in her white and silver lace embroidery anarkali suit. Isn’t the Designs awesome?

Manish Malhotra Anarkalis

Sunshine can never look so bright with dear Alia dressed in yellow embroidery full sleeves floor length anarkali suit. The matching embroidery dupatta and the designer churidar salwar completed the fashion look.

Alia in Yellow


5. Manish Malhotra Tunics:

Regale in this violet asymmetric tunic that comes with asymmetric hemline, concealed placket and resham work at cuffs and collars. Truly commendable this is and worth wearing for social evenings. INR 24,000.

Manish Malhotra Tunics

If you want to give an experimental look, try out the Salmon Pink chiffon tunic which comes with a trail. It has got multi-color sequins and pearl floral embroidery around the waistline and yoke. The tulle attached drape is also in salmon pink with added features such as beaded tassels and floral embroidery. As for the pants, they are in silver satin velvet.

Malhotra Tunics

6. Manish Malhotra Gowns:

The dimpled ‘Veer Zaara’ girl Preity Zinta completed her wedding vows with Gene Goodenough with a gorgeous looking single shoulder red gown – better put as Manish Malhotra gowns.

Preity Zinta Reception

The lovely bride and her beige wedding gown with floral embroidery all over. A beautiful example of how traditional designs can be combined with contemporary styles in Manish Malhotra gowns. Just fit for the bride of today.

Manish Malhotra Gowns

7. Manish Malhotra Bridal Collection:

India Couture Week on 30th July, 2017 showcased perfection for every bride. ‘The Sensual Affair’ was the name of the collection. What you see on Alia is an example of Malhotra’s astute workmanship – sparkling crystals, 3D-rose embellished hem and a really long train. The blouse was peplum style with a plunging neckline which added to the glam quotient.

Manish Malhotra Bridal Collection

This pink and cream lehenga with gold sequins all over and jaal embroidery border on the hemline speaks volumes of Manish Malhotra lehenga. The net blouse has resham work, while the off-white dupatta has heavy embroidery on it. Katrina Kaif wore it in Delhi Couture Week 2012 but still remains a hot favorite.

Manish Malhotra Wedding Collection

What about Awards? Oh, there are many and unthinkable. Here are few of the many awards Manish Malhotra has won throughout his career (and counting).

1996Filmfare Award for film Rangeela
Bollywood Movie Awards:
1999Best Costume Design for Kuch Kuch Hota Hai
2002Best Costume Design for Kabhi Khushi Kabhi Gam
2005Best Costume Design for Veer Zaara
2006Best Costume Design for Kaal
2007Best Costume Design for Kabhi Alvida Naa Kehna
IIFA Award:
2001Best Costume Design for Mohabbatein
2002Best Costume Design for Kabhi Khushi Kabhi Gam
2004Best Costume Design for Kal Ho Naa Ho
2008Best Costume Design for Om Shanti Om
Samsung Wizcraft IIFA Awards:
2017Best Costume Design
Bollywood Fashion Awards:
2002Designer of the Year
2004Best Costume Designer
2004Designer of the Year
2005Designer of the Year
2005Best Costume Designer
Zee Cine Awards:
2001Best Costume Design for Mohabbatein
2008Best Costume Design (Fashion Show) for film Zenith London

Manish Malhotra Awards

Manish Malhotra Social Official Profiles:

Here goes the list of Manish Malhotra social profiles.


So how did you find the super fab collection of Manish Malhotra outfits. Which ones did you like the most? Do write your comments and tell us.

Images Source: Official instagram profiles of the celebs/designers mentioned with in the article.



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