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Fashion and design education entrepreneur Radha Kapoor brings French heritage handbag Longchamp to India

Priya Kumari Rana 

It was, till recently, on the must-buy list of every fashionista headed abroad. The ubiquitous Le Pliage - the iconic, foldable nylon and leather travel bag by Longchamp simply had to find its way into one's closet.

Today, there's no need to cross the oceans. The French luxury brand has set up its first India showroom at DLF Emporio in Delhi as a franchise of Radha Kapoor's business venture, Do It Retail. Kapoor, 31, the daughter of YES Bank CEO Rana Kapoor, collaborated with her alma mater, Parsons in New York, which was looking to expand into India and China, to launch the ...

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First Published: Sat, July 16 2016. 00:17 IST