Updated on: Saturday, July 24, 2021, 11:41 PM IST

Wardrobe Tales: Crazy about shoes... Fashion talk with 'Yaariyan' actor Himansh Kohli

From black and white shirts to coloured sunglasses, the actor reveals all

Himansh Kohli, actor and radio jockey, is a common face on TV today — he is a part of almost every popular music video, like Oh Humsafar, Tera Sheher, Wafa Na Raas Aayi to name a few. The impeccably dressed Himansh spares no effort to groom himself and is well-versed with the latest in fashion. In a fashion-filled interaction with the Cinema Journal, the Yaariyan actor shares his love for shoes and gives a peek into his wardrobe.

Favourite outfit: Plain shirt and cargoes with chunky sneakers.

When I go for recording, I am most comfortable in: Joggers and tee.

Outfit of choice while dining out: Monochrome is my thing. I prefer white or black shirts — either can be paired with any colour of trousers. I focus on accessories, they can make or mar a look.

Formal outfit choice: A tuxedo — well-fitted, basic, embellished with good accessories, worn over patent leather.

I like to sleep in: Just boxers.

Favourite colours and fabrics: White and black. But for appearances (awards functions, events, etc) I go with the flow.

Fabric I like: Cotton as it’s comfortable.

Favourite designers: Mint Blush, Gargi Designers, Ajay Kumar.

I like to shop at: I pick whatever I like... from Levi’s to Louis Vuitton. I never had a preference for one particular brand.


I have a fetish for: Drew tees.

My wardrobe is incomplete without: Glasses. I love to wear plain or coloured — it all depends on the outfit.

I look best in: Jammies.

Bollywood’s best dressed actors: Shahid Kapoor and Alia Bhatt.

My travel bag always has: Shoes — as many as I can carry.

Favourite brand in shoes: MSGM.


Favourite brand in sunglasses: Gentle Monster.

Favourite brand in watches: I love my iWatch.

My hair care routine comprises: Hair gummies and hair massage with just a few drops of oil every night. At an interval of two days, I use shampoo and conditioner.

Favourite shampoo and conditioner brand: Briogeo, Vilvah.

Personal hairstylist is: Kaustubh Pevekar.

A tip on hair care: Keep them away from chemicals.

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Published on: Sunday, July 25, 2021, 07:00 AM IST