College of Vogue is proud and lucky to have such a beautiful staff of inventive and entrepreneurial instructors keen to share their data and experience. In our 14th 12 months as the primary and largest on-line trend schooling useful resource, we now have maintained the of highest requirements when deciding on our lecturers.

This week’s weblog submit is a continuation of our teacher highlight sequence and can give attention to the work of Rishabh Manocha, creator of our 13-part menswear sequence, whose ardour and respect for bespoke craftsmanship has made him one in all UOF’s hottest instructors.


Rishabh Manocha

Rishabh Manocha sporting his bespoke go well with handcrafted in cloth by Dormeuil (Picture credit score: @kirktruman)

Rishabh Manocha is a New York Metropolis based mostly designer and bespoke tailor who established his eponymous label in 2017. An alum of Parsons Faculty of Design and Central Saint Martins, Rishabh credit his schooling with Savile Row tailors for the technical soundness that enhances his conceptual designs.


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Rishabh Manocha (Picture credit score: @kirktruman)

Artisanal integrity, sartorial heritage and the form-function dialogue, are integral elements of Rishabh’s work. Expounding norms of bespoke tailoring as a method to understanding the human psyche is a elementary tenet of the label. Rishabh travels extensively to analysis Italian French and UK mills and denim from Japan.

A Rishabh Manocha bespoke go well with in pre-fitting (Picture credit score: Rishabh Manocha)


As a grasp of bespoke tailoring methods, Rishabh carries out these methods personally for his males’s and ladies’s bespoke commissions throughout the US, UK and the Center East.

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Bespoke tailoring methods by Rishabh Manocha (Picture credit score: Rishabh Manocha)

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Rishabh Manocha’s basted bespoke go well with (Picture credit score: Rishabh Manocha)


Deeply pushed by sustainability, moral sourcing practices and clear provide chain, Rishabh just lately co-founded Lehzaa, (in Urdu means particular person model), an e-commerce girls’s ready-to-wear label with Omani enterprise companion Mrs. Mrunal Khimji. Watch for his or her gentle launch in Could 2023 at www.lehzaa.com

Co-founders of Lehzaa - Mrs. Mrunal Khimji and Rishabh Manocha

Co-founders of Lehzaa – Mrs. Mrunal Khimji and Rishabh Manocha (Picture credit score: Rishabh Manocha)

Along with his bespoke enterprise, final 12 months Rishabh branched out into leatherwork, creating wallets and briefcases to go with his clothes.

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Rishabh Manocha leatherwear: wallets & briefcases (Picture credit score: Rishabh Manocha)

Based on Rishabh, the world is altering. He claims that along with his purchasers having a watch for craftmanship, they search sustainably made clothes that may stand the take a look at of time… and they’re keen to pay for it. His design philosophy encompasses:

  1. Utilizing sustainably sourced materials from Italy and England
  2. Specializing in silhouettes designed to flatter each physique kind
  3. Making clothes from recycled and upcycled actual fur which can be made in NYC
  4. Creating a variety of bespoke leather-based items for the discerning accent wearer
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Rishabh Manocha pad-stitched bespoke go well with jacket (Picture credit score: Rishabh Manocha)

When not along with his measuring tape, Rishabh devotes time to studying yoga, languages, and gastronomy. His imaginative and prescient is to see a extra aware and empowered shopper, ‘one garment a time’.

View Rishabh’s UOF menswear classes:

Extra about Rishabh

Rishabh Manocha steadily teaches one-on-one on-line classes in sample drafting and tailoring. For more information contact him immediately at data@rishabhmanocha.com

Observe him @rmanochabespoke

Go to his web site rishabhmanocha.com


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