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Sanjay & Shammy Choraria

Seeded in 1995, the label CHOLA by designer duo Sanjay & Shammy Choraria has been the leading Fashion Design house in Bangalore. Widely appreciated for their expertise in groom wear Sherwani, Sanjay & Shammy have been the masthead of Men’s Couture, particularly wedding wear.

Associations

Karthik Jayaram for Chola by Sanjay & Shammy
  • Designed the costumes for BIGG BOSS (Kannada) Season – 5 Finalist Popular Actor JK (KARTHIK JAYARAM).
  • Associated with comedy Super King  “KAPIL SHARMA’s” Bangalore event.
  • Designed the costumes for BIGG BOSS (Kannada) Season – 6 Finalist RJ RAKESH (aka Prof Ulfat Sultan).
  • Partnered with the promotion of the Bollywood film “Calendar Girls” featuring the lead actresses and director Mr Madhur Bhandarkar wearing our costumes in a glittering fashion show at the Royal Orchid, Bangalore.
  • Engaged with the promotion of the Bollywood Blockbuster “Gori Tere Pyaar Mein” starring “Kareena Kapoor Khan” and “Imran Khan”, directed by “Punit Malhotra” and produced by “Karan Johar.
  • Involved with the promotion of the Bollywood Blockbuster “Mickey Virus” starring “Manish Paul”.

Our Showcase

Award Winning Fashion Designers Sanjay & Shammy Choraria with Karthik Jayaram at Bangalore Times Fashion Week
  • Showcased at the prestigious “Bangalore Times Fashion Week” multiple times, including our Khadi Collection – “AHIMSA” and festive collection “UTSAV 5.0”.
  • Showcased our collection – “RIWAAZ” at “Bridal Week” held at Bangalore Club, Bangalore.
  • Showcased our collection “UTSAV 4.0” at “Trousseau Week” held at UB City, Bangalore.
Award Winning Fashion Designers Sanjay & Shammy Choraria showcasing their collection "UTSAV 1.0 & 2.0" at “Bangalore Fashion Week” with Model / Actor Shahwar Ali
Award Winning Fashion Designers Sanjay & Shammy Choraria showcasing their collection "UTSAV 1.0 & 2.0" at “Bangalore Fashion Week” with Model / Actor Zulfi Syed
  • Showed our collection “UTSAV 1.0 & 2.0” at “Bangalore Fashion Week”.
  • Presented our collection “UTSAV 3.0” at “Designers Fashion Week“.
  • Showcased our collection inspired by animation characters “ANI-FASHION” at “ABAI Fashion Fest“.

Recognitions

Award Winning Fashion Designers Sanjay & Shammy Choraria Awarded “BEST Fashion Designers in Karnataka 2018” at the hands of  Fashion Icon & Actress SONAM KAPOOR at the “Global Business Awards“.
  • Awarded “BEST Fashion Designers in Karnataka 2018” at the hands of Fashion Icon & Actress SONAM KAPOOR at the “Global Business Awards“.
  • Recognised as “BEST Ethnic Wear Designer in Karnataka 2018″ at the hands of Legendary Actress MADHURI DIXIT at the “International Excellence Awards“.
  • Honoured as “The Bangalore City Icon Awards for Excellence in Fashion Designing“ by RADIO CITY 91.1 FM channel.
  • Awarded “BEST ETHNIC WEAR BRAND 2015 in Karnataka” at the hands of Actress Ms LISA RAY.
  • Honoured as “BEST ETHNIC WEAR BRAND 2014 in Karnataka” at the hands of Actress & Parliamentarian Ms JAYA PRADA.
  • Awarded “BEST ETHNIC WEAR BRAND 2013 in Karnataka“ at the hands of ace cricketer Mr VVS LAXMAN.
  • Presented with “ENTREPRENEURS OF THE YEAR 2012” at the hands of Legendary Actor Mr ANUPAM KHER.
  • Recognised as  “BEST ETHNIC WEAR BRAND 2012 in Karnataka” at the hands of Parliamentarian Mr SHASHI THAROOR.