The people of Shillong take their fashion seriously, you the girls there strutting out Sunday Mass in sky-high heels and the young buys and girls there are dressed like they are ready to snapped at a street style event. Hence, making the Scotland of India-- Shillong, the next stop for #HauteStreets.
In this episode, we explore the influence of music on the style of the rock capital of India, and who better to explain the influences of music on Shillong's style than the Tetseo sisters, who are the musical superstars of the North East.
Since the high street brands have not reached Shillong yet, the young boys and girls there, make the most of their creativity and style themselves with the help of thrift stores and some local influences. The very stylish, Lee Middleton, who is a style and fashion enthusiast as well as a makeup artist, along with, Model Jessica Ruth Cunville, further explain the inherit style of the city.
Our host, Scherezade Shroff Talwar, also explored the markets of Shillong that are a favourite with the locals, so you know where to shop the next time you visit Shillong.
Last but not the least, we paid a visit to Daniel Syiem, the Co-Founder, Creative Head and Lead Designer at Daniel Syiem's Ethnic Fashion House. Daniel is responsible for bringing Shillong style aesthetic on the world street style map and brought the concept of designer wear into the city!
So sit, back, watch on, and soak in all the style inspiration.