“There was just a handful of us – Mehr, Madhu, myself and a couple of others; it was like this cool kid club. But there were no agents – no publicists and no stylists. There was no one representing you and you would communicate directly with the agency. We were very closely knit and we formed strong bonds; we would all hang out together and talk about our dreams and aspirations. We were treated like stars. We were stars.”
So mused Lisa Ray about the fashion industry in the 90s when we met – and in keeping with the theme this week – supermodels! The 90s! Lisa Ray! Here’s a look back at some of India’s biggest models from the nineties – Mehr Jesia, Madhu Sapre, Aishwarya Rai and, of course, the inimitable Lisa Ray.