By: Anita Hosanna (@anitahosanna)
Gaurav Gupta is the mastermind behind the opulent, gravity-defying looks that are topping the best-dressed lists at our favorite award shows lately! The Central Saint Martins alum has carved an aesthetic of his own, and everyone wants in on the fashion action. Debuting his designer trajectory in his home country, Gupta’s designs have made their way onto the covers of Vogue, Cosmopolitan, Elle and Harper’s Bazaar India amongst a multitude of additional fashion publications. He has spent the last 15 years dressing India’s elite and is now steadily conquering American fashion! Read on to discover more about who he has dressed and his design style:
Saweetie at the 2020 Grammy Awards
One of the earliest moments that we discovered Gaurav Gupta was during the 2020 Grammy Awards when Saweetie would arrive to a pre-party wearing a hypnotic Swirl Sculpture gown that was made to her fit. The look was rare and truly noteworthy!
Cardi B’s ‘No Love’ Music Video
Most recently, Cardi B wore Gupta’s Amorphous Shapeshifter Sculptural Outfit for her music video for ‘No Love’ styled by Kollin Carter! His signature sculpting technique immediately tells us that this is a Gupta creation.
Megan Thee Stallion at the 2022 Oscar’s
Megan Thee Stallion looked poised as she posed on the recent Oscar’s red carpet laced in Gupta Gaurav. Many thought the look to be a big style moment for Thee Stallion! Styled by Eric Archibald, the sculptured, crystal-encrusted, strapless gown with train and took more than 1500 hours to create.
Jennifer Hudson at the Producer’s Guild Awards 2022
Jennifer Hudson attended the 2022 Producer’s Guild Awards wearing a custom gold Gaurav Gupta Couture gown that was styled by Jeremy Frierson. Gupta is known for his meticulous glass bead work that bring life to every garment.
Lyric Nicole Ross at the 2020 NAACP Image Awards
‘This Is Us’ Actress also blessed the red carpet in a unique Gaurav Gupta design at the 2020 NAACP Image Awards!
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