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Definition

"OMG!You don't know Manish Malhotra" will be the stock response if you asked about the man to any fashion or Bollywood fan.

Manish Malhotra is the country's most successful designer.
He is usually the Finale Designer at most fashion weeks in India.
His muses include celebrities such as Kareena Kapoor, Shah Rukh Khan and the late Michael Jackson.
He is considered responsible of introducing a semblance of fashion to Bollywood.

Usage

Testimonal from Kareena Kapoor on why Manish is THE man
"I love Manish's designs; they are trendsetting and enhance my style It's very contemporary and something I could wear for a meeting, a party, a romantic date — its versatility increases its appeal"

Conversation between Delhi Fashionsta and JNU Types

Fashionsta : I'm not really into designer wear , you see. But I love Manish's clothes. I loved his collection at the Couture Week. All his designs have a royalish look to them

Bemused JNU type : As long as they are not imported, all cool with me.

Added 2011-09-10 by Behenjigaga