If you want to meet a fun-loving, bubbly person go to Philu Martins the fashion designer. Clothes designed by her can be found in places like Taleigao. They are also available at Golden Aisle, Margao. Her aim is to make clothes that are wearable, comfortable and look beautiful.
Her cozy Taleigao studio has clothes starting from Rs.1200 onwards. If the customer wants a good formal gown or wedding gown the price range is around Rs. 40,000 to Rs.80,000. Some of the popular items include cotton-wear and chiffons. Every two weeks there are some new designs. The styles change as per seasons and inspiration.
She gets inspiration from different parts of India like the various types of Indian embroidery. This inspiration is then used to create different styles like Indo-western outfits and smart casuals. Her love for fashion is tremendous. She says, “Even though it’s hard work, it doesn’t feel like it’s a task that has to be done. I enjoy it.” She loves the work of other fashion designers in Goa like Monty, Wendell and Savio Jon as she thinks their works are excellent and very creative.
Her friendly nature and self-confidence have a charming appeal to anyone who meets her. One of her collections are very girly, colourful, and contains many shades, prints, and ruffles. Her future plans and dreams include selling online and opening new stores.
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