Her designs for males have been common amongst movie stars and sportpersons together with Sachin Tendulkar and Leander Paes.
Well-known dressmaker Sharbari Datta was found dead at her residence in Kolkata on Friday morning below mysterious circumstances. She was 63.
The physique was found in her rest room, and in response to some reviews, there have been small traces of blood in her face and ankles. A case of unnatural demise was registered and the publish mortem was performed at a State run hospital. Preliminary reviews steered that the demise had occurred a minimum of 36 hours in the past.
Family members together with Ms Datta’s son, who can be a designer, nevertheless, dominated out any foul play.
Ms. Datta was considered one of outstanding names in Kolkata’s trend scene. The designer carved out a brand new path for herself by reviving ethnic designs in males’s clothes in the nation.
“I had understood long ago that men like to dress… the west has enslaved us to notions of masculine dress codes which, we forget, have only a short history, dating after the Industrial Revolution,” Ms Datta had mentioned.
The designer’s clientele included not solely actors from Bengali and Hindi movie trade but additionally former cricketers Kapil Dev, Sunil Gavaskar, Sachin Tendulkar and sportspersons Leander Paes, and Bhaichung Bhutiya amongst others. Her model ‘Shunya Sharbari Datta’, is without doubt one of the most well-known trend manufacturers in India.