Grazia Cover Girl Hunt 2016



Payal Khandwala
Artist and designer, Payal Khandwala's approach to fashion is distinctive, much like her art. Treating her clothing like a canvas, Khandwala plays with colours and textures to create dramatic yet minimal clothing for women who go by the philosophy of timeless style and comfort.

Colston Julian
Known for constant innovation that paves way for striking editorials, Colston Julian is an ace fashion photographer. With a resume that boasts of several commercial clients and top publications across the globe, Julian's work focuses on embracing cultural fashion.

Archana Akil Kumar
A stunner on the ramp, a scorcher in the folds of glossies, and a cool girl off-duty, dusky beauty Archana Akil Kumar is the model du jour, taking the fashion industry by storm.

Lubna Adams
A model, a runway choreographer and an event producer and director, there is nothing Lubna Adams has not done in her 25 years in the industry. Dedicated and creative, Adams is known to pay serious attention to detail and believes in the impossible.

Mehernaaz Dhondy
With more than 10 years of journalistic experience, Mehernaaz Dhondy is the Editor of Grazia, India and the force behind the magazine that aims at making fashion approachable with its 'easy chic' philosophy.

Suhani Pittie
Enlisted by the World Gold Council as one of the top 10 most inventive and ingenious jewellery designers in the world, Pittie's non-commercial designs are coveted by editors and stars alike.

Rachel Bayros
One of India's original supermodels, Bayros has walked for all of India's biggest designers like Sabyasachi Mukherjee, Rohit Bal and Tarun Tahiliani.

Errikos Andreou
Andreou has shot 27 cover stories for Indian magazines this year alone, and in the short time he's been here has managed to garner commercial as well as editorial acclaim.

Pasham Alwani
Fashion Editor at Grazia, Pasham tries to find a balance between whimsical and clean through her editorials.

Anu Kaushik
Undoubtedly New Delhi's favourite make-up artist, Kaushik also runs a successful make-up academy and spa.

Gautam Karla
The official stylist of Lakmé Fashion Week, Kalra supports and promotes young designers and talent.

Ekta Rajani
As Fashion Director at Grazia, Rajani enjoys textile innovation and has a strong authentic voice in fashion. She also lends her styling advice to stars like Freida Pinto and Kalki Koechlin.

Bikramjit Bose
Bose approaches photography from a cinematographer's perspective, thereby giving his images a cinematic quality. He's particularly partial to black and white imagery.

Namrata Joshipura
One of India's most sought after designers, Joshipura's fun yet glamorous take on Indian contemporary wear is always fresh.

Rituparna Som
Deputy Editor at Grazia, Som likes to look for the editorial structure of fashion, balanced between fantasy and reality, and its ability to tell a story.

Eina Ahluwalia
Inspired by feminism and spirituality, Ahluwalia's pieces all make personal statements. She regularly contributes to various magazines and papers.

Kallol Datta
One of India's most original voices, Datta identifies as an artist and believes in fashion that transcends trends.