My style is Breezy and Comfortable, I don’t think over-doing makes one look over-fashionable, so I keep it classy and simple. And I have been greatly inspired by Ranveer Allahabadia aka BeerBiceps' sense in fashion. He is a magnate.
RK : First of all, thanks a lot for accepting our invitation for an interview. Please say something about you. About your career as a fashion influencer & model. How did you get started?
Satyajit : Well, I never dreamt of a career as an Influencer, my destiny brought me here. I did not even know if such a term ever existed! When I started reducing weight I found people changing their perspective about me,which boosted my zest to be in front of the lens. I realised that it was my determination towards my work that influenced people , not just my figural appearance. That was the right time to get started in order to set a revolution and honestly, the particular drive to be at the spotlight got me in the business of Glamour.
RK : What is that specific moment in your life which lit the spark in you to become a model & influencer?
Satyajit : It wasn't a specific moment or instance, it was a process, a process of building myself up. There was no spark, only sweat. I always wanted to try my hands on different things, and Modelling was one such thing that really pulled me. So I gave it a shot and the rest has been an ethereal ride.
RK : What did you want to become when you were little?
Satyajit : A Doctor until I realized that one has to study for it!
RK : When did you start blogging/ social media, and what was your motivation for getting started?
Satyajit : I started blogging in the year 2017, just a couple of years back. There was no source of extrinsic motivation as such, the hustle was totally intrinsic. The drive to achieve something large and be recognised for my contributions in the society, kept me striving.
RK : How would you describe your personal style and is there a person in fashion who inspires you?
Satyajit : My style is Breezy and Comfortable, I don’t think over-doing makes one look over-fashionable, so I keep it classy and simple. And I have been greatly inspired by Ranveer Allahabadia aka BeerBiceps' sense in fashion. He is a magnate.
RK : What do you enjoy most in modelling?
Satyajit : I love photoshoots. Posing in front of the camera, experimenting with my looks and outfits from different color palettes excites me.
RK : What’s the biggest misconception about the male modeling industry?
Satyajit : That males are paid less attention to than females is a myth. If you have the aura, you're ought to shine irrespective of the gender and the curves.
RK : What do you do to stay in shape?
Satyajit : A strict Diet, regular Gym and Cardio exercises, that’s it.
RK : Which fashion designers and fashion bloggers do you admire?
Satyajit : I really look up to Sabyasachi Mukherjee, Ranveer Allahabadia and also Special mention should be made of Prajakta Koli, as she inspires me more for her attitude towards fashion and life in general. She is my muse.
RK : What are the three menswear brands you love and why?
Satyajit : Hard to choose only 3. But Manyavar, Shein and Turtle tops the list. Manyavar because ethnic has to be my all time favourite, Shein and Turtle because they are the most promising brands ever with amazing quality and incredible designs.
RK : What has been your best fashion purchase ever?
Satyajit : I did not know that I'd look my best in Dhoti-Punjabi, until I bought one. Just Bengali things.
RK : If you had to name one thing, what would be your favourite thing in your wardrobe right now?
Satyajit : My collection of Blazers.
RK : What is your favourite style, a suit or casual wear?
Satyajit : Casuals any day.
RK : What advice would you give men just becoming interested in fashion and beginning to define their style?
Satyajit : Confidence is the key. Style is not about looking beautiful, its about carrying oneself with utmost confidence and dignity, no matter what shape you are. Be honest to your style, in spite of following trends, set some. And most importantly,Don't give up,good things take time.
RK : We (Retro Kolkata) are trying to build one single stage for all the artists, because we believe that artists are the most beautiful creation of God and geographical boundary can never break their unity and harmony. Please say something about our initiative and any special message for your followers.
Satyajit : That's an excellent attempt to cater exposure to the Artists. I'm so honoured to be interviewed by you guys. I hope this platform will keep adding feathers to a million caps in the days to come. And for all my followers, thank you for the insane love and support. We have miles to go together. I love you all.