Interview: 5 Minutes of Fashion with Madhu Jain

Interview: 5 Minutes of Fashion with Madhu Jain

Karen Alfonso
Madhu Jain
Madhu Jain

Ensemble, the multi-designer store at Lions Gate, Mumbai recently held a retrospective of designer Madhu Jain who is famous for her revivalist projects. Her work has found fans in Nita Ambani, Rani Mukerji, Juhi Chawla and  Vandana Luthra.

Milind Soman for Madhu Jain
Milind Soman for Madhu Jain

She’s collaborated with Milind Soman and has created saris with paintings of Raja Ravi Varma’s embroidered on it. Jain also restored a rare khadi sari woven by Pandit Jawaharlal Nehru in prison in 1941 for Maneka Gandhi for her son’s Varun Gandhi nuptials. Watch our exclusive interview with her.