Guwahati has a new address for fashionistas now. It’s time now for customised designer clothing, especially for women and little girls.
Meghali Das who is in the fashion industry for last 17 years, has been designing her own clothes for the last 25 years. She has formed Nimble Thimble with her partner Lalthanpuii Ralte from Mizoram. Lathanpuii also has a natural flair for designing clothes. The uniqueness about Nimble Thimble is that they only have women tailors as of now.
Nimble Thimble clothing collection has carved out a niche in the fashion industry because of the one-of-a-kind appeal of its dresses, skirts, tops, shrugs, gowns and pallazos and also clothes for kids. The clothing is recognized for its whimsical flair, with touches of both elegance and playfulness and influences from music and dance. Dresses often feature romantic layers of raw-edged chiffon and tulle, and flirty skirts pair with corset tops individualized with lacing, tie-dye, or puzzle motifs.
The piece de resistance of the collection signature black and white dresses and also dresses with sensuous colours and wardrobe versatility. “Nimble Thimble made two lycra dresses for me to go to Japan for a conference. It was perfect in fit and style,” says Anuradha Barooah Saikia.
So, everytime you want a designer outfit, you can call, email or just drop by. “Each piece in Nimble Thimble collection is crafted by hand, often with hand-painting,stones or embroidery. We offer outstanding workmanship, tailored to perfection. Despite these meticulous details, the fashions sell at lower prices than those of competitors,” says Meghali Das, one of the founders.