The effervescent city of Bangalore, also identified as the ‘Silicon Valley of India’, is not only known for its technological advancements but also for its fast-growing startup culture. An emerging entrepreneurial hub of the country, Bangalore fosters a number of startups, notably in the ever-evolving fashion industry. Here, we explore several brilliant fashion-based startups, founded in 2020 or later, that are demonstrating pioneering thinking and breaking new ground in style, sustainability, and online experiences.
The recent fashion startups in Bangalore range from those offering ethically sourced products to companies simplifying apparel photoshoots using 3D models. These startups are majorly driving eco-friendly fashion, championing local brands, and presenting subscription-based rental services, thus alluring customers with new ways to explore, shop and even rent fashion. Notably, several of these firms are encouraging the shift towards ‘no-branding’ aiming to provide high-quality products while also supporting the ‘Vocal for Local’ initiative.
Providing innovative solutions, these startups are redefining the fashion industry benchmarks, seamlessly blending style and responsibility. Now, let’s take a closer look at these startups, their ethos, and most importantly, their contributions to the fashion arena.
Founded by Manoj John and Pallavi Srivastava, Our Better Planet operates in the E-Commerce, Fashion, and Shopping spheres, offering a curated platform for consciously sourced products. It is designed for individuals who are aware of their buying preferences and the ensuing impact their choices generate. Find them on LinkedIn.
Founded by Sakshi Goel, Rent n Flaunt is a unique one-stop destination for designer and luxury fashion accessories. It enables women to rent jewelry and handbags for an unrestricted period, offering a subscription-based rental platform. Catch them on Facebook and LinkedIn.
Initiated by Ravi Shekhar, Terra-X Worldwide Private Limited is a natural material-based fashion-tech startup. They offer performance-driven sneakers, apparel, accessories, and equipment. Terra-X combines style with sustainability and can be found on their LinkedIn page.
MyStylERA is a unique platform for exclusive curated and manufactured fashion wear from all over the country. They bring new fashion dimensions right to your doorstep. Connect with them on their Facebook page.
Founded by Kaushal Srivastava and Rajeev Ranjan, ReadyBazzar is an Indian E-commerce company specializing in fashion & lifestyle products. It proudly supports ‘Vocal for Local’ and deals in 100% Made in India products. Follow them on Twitter, Facebook, and LinkedIn.
Zigy specializes in Corporate Merchandising and customized Gifting solutions. With over 6+ years of industry experience, they bridge the gap between desire and fulfillment. Find them on Facebook and LinkedIn.
Founded by Harsha Mudumby, 3Dify.Me offers a Virtual 3D studio for Apparel Photoshoots. The virtual studio allows for choosing different models, poses, different backgrounds and thus simplifies the process of apparel photoshoots. They are active on Twitter and LinkedIn.
Kamlesh Jain established Chandivala, a stylish silver jewelry D2C brand offering hallmarked and certified jewelry which is otherwise not easily available. Follow their latest collections on Facebook and LinkedIn.
Denimsta is a community-powered ecosystem that aims to build the world’s most expansive and diverse home for denim culture, design, and creative communities. Stay in touch with them on Twitter, Facebook, and LinkedIn.