Vaishali Shadangule: Vidisha Streets to Paris Fashion Week

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Vaishali Shadangule, the 46-year-old designer and founder of the brand Vaishali S, has made remarkable strides in the fashion industry. Her journey began in 2001, and two decades later, she made history as the first Indian female designer to be featured in the official calendar of Paris Haute Couture. This accomplishment is not only a testament to her talent and perseverance but also a significant milestone for Indian representation in global fashion.

Born in the small town of Vidisha, Madhya Pradesh, Vaishali’s path to success was far from conventional. Originally an engineering major, her transition into the fashion world was driven by a deep-seated passion for design and an unwavering commitment to her dreams

Vaishali’s brand, is renowned for its unique blend of traditional Indian textiles with contemporary design sensibilities. She has consistently worked to promote Indian handloom, showcasing the rich heritage of Indian weaves on international platforms. Her designs are celebrated for their intricate craftsmanship, sustainability. The recognition at Paris Haute Couture was a monumental achievement for Vaishali and a proud moment for India. It marked the first time an Indian female designer had been included in the prestigious event.

Vaishali’s journey is an inspiring narrative of breaking barriers and redefining success. It underscores the importance of perseverance, innovation, and staying true to one’s roots. Her story resonates with many women who aspire to follow their passions, showing that with determination and hard work.

Re-reported from the article originally published in She The People.

Vaishali Shadangule: Vidisha Streets to Paris Fashion Week

Image credit: Instagram

Vaishali Shadangule, the 46-year-old designer and founder of the brand Vaishali S, has made remarkable strides in the fashion industry. Her journey began in 2001, and two decades later, she made history as the first Indian female designer to be featured in the official calendar of Paris Haute Couture. This accomplishment is not only a testament to her talent and perseverance but also a significant milestone for Indian representation in global fashion.

Born in the small town of Vidisha, Madhya Pradesh, Vaishali’s path to success was far from conventional. Originally an engineering major, her transition into the fashion world was driven by a deep-seated passion for design and an unwavering commitment to her dreams

Vaishali’s brand, is renowned for its unique blend of traditional Indian textiles with contemporary design sensibilities. She has consistently worked to promote Indian handloom, showcasing the rich heritage of Indian weaves on international platforms. Her designs are celebrated for their intricate craftsmanship, sustainability. The recognition at Paris Haute Couture was a monumental achievement for Vaishali and a proud moment for India. It marked the first time an Indian female designer had been included in the prestigious event.

Vaishali’s journey is an inspiring narrative of breaking barriers and redefining success. It underscores the importance of perseverance, innovation, and staying true to one’s roots. Her story resonates with many women who aspire to follow their passions, showing that with determination and hard work.

Re-reported from the article originally published in She The People.