Waris Ahluwalia, founder of HOUSE of WARIS, is dedicated to working with artisans around the world. Waris was nominated for the Vogue Fashion Fund and awarded the CFDA Incubator grant. As an actor, Waris has worked with acclaimed directors such as Wes Anderson and Spike Lee. As a model, Waris has been featured in campaigns for Gap, Gucci, J. Lindeberg, The Kooples, Tory Burch, others. He was placed on Vanity Fair’s Best Dressed and Vogue’s 10 Most Impactful People lists.