Purushu's award winning fashion blog was founded in 2009 while studying fashion design at NIFT New Delhi. At the age of 19, he wrote show reviews for FDCI's Designer Node dailies at India Fashion Week, New Delhi. Following a stint as menswear designer at Future Group (Lee Cooper), Mumbai in 2013, he relocated to Chennai where he continued blogging and authored fashion columns for The Hindu newspaper. In 2017, Purush Arie launched exclusive gender neutral fashion line. Purushu spoke about gender neutral revolution through fashion at TEDxChennai in March 2018.

Custom Portraits


Customise your photographs into hand drawn portraits by Purushu Arie.

How It Works:

  • Place an order
  • Email your photo to portraits (at) purushu (dot) com with order number in subject.
  • Receive your custom portrait art & enjoy!

Medium: Pen, pencil, pastels & water colours on handmade paper.

Shipping: 15-20 working days.

Note: The photo-frame in image is for representational purpose only. Your order will only include the customised portrait sketch and not framing.

For sizes other than A4 or A3 or other customization & inquiries, please fill the contact form at https://purushu.com/contact

View more illustrations by Purushu Arie at https://instagram.com/purushuarie

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Photo requirements

(please email the photo to portraits (at) purushu (dot) com with order number in subject.)

  • We accept JPEG, BMP, TIFF and PNG, image files
  • Please ensure the face is clearly visible in the photograph
  • Avoid loud or disturbing background
  • You can email photos up to 5 MB in size
  • Photo size dimensions can be square, double width, DSLR, digital point and shoot, or long and short panoramic image


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