Masaba Gupta wiki
Masaba Gupta is the talented daughter of cricketer Vivian Richards and Neena Gupta. She has established her name as one of India’s most promising new designers. She is a popular fashion designer whose client list includes Sonam Kapoor and Kareena Kapoor among other big names from Bollywood.
Masaba was born to West Indian cricketer Vivian Richards and Indian actress Neena Gupta in Mumbai. At the age of 8, she thought of being a tennis player but she dropped it after the age of 16. She has also learned dance with Shiamak Davar and studied music at London. Later she joined Shreemati Nathibai Damodar Thackersey Women’s University (S.N.D.T.) where she learned fashion designing from her mentor Wendell Rodricks and ended up winning three awards for her collection at her college graduation show.
Name : Masaba Gupta
Father’s Name : Vivian Richards
Mother’s Name : Neena Gupta
Date of Birth : 1989
Age : 27 Years (Approx)
Height : 5’2″ (Approx)
Spouse : Madhu Mantena
Occupation : Fashion designer
Masaba Gupta father Sir Vivian Richards is widely regarded as the greatest West Indian batsman. Sir Vivian and Neena had a brief relationship in the eighties. The duo separated and were never seen together. Though they are separated but Masaba shares a great bonding with her parents.
The young designer Masaba Gupta has been successful in making an impact in the fashion scene with her quirky, yet feminine drapes and silhouettes. Her collection turned heads with its vibrant colours and bold patterns. She even won the ‘Most Promising Designer’ title. In 2010, she opened her flagship store in Mumbai.
Actress Sonam Kapoor, Jacqueline Fernandez and Mandira Bedi are among her clients. In LFW Summer/Resort 2011, she has shown collection inspired from the Masai tribes of Tanazania. She named the collection ‘Straight from my soil’, as she is half African. In 2012, she has joined as a youngest fashion director at Satya Paul.
Masaba Gupta got married to Madhu Mantena. They have registered marriage followed by a big fat Indian wedding.
Masaba gupta “Divas of glam”
On Divas of Glam , Masaba Gupta was featured India’s first and youngest fashion designer to take over existing fashion brand Satya Paul. She also spearheads ‘Masaba’ the label which was launched in July 2009. The brand focuses on being artistically commercial, offering the Indian consumer Indian fusion wear that is edgy yet rooted to its culture at affordable prices.