Swarup Purush Dhakal, who started his acting career from his debut movie ‘Suskera’, rose to fame with the movie ChhakkaPanja 2. Apart from being an actor, Swarup is also a singer and has also released a Hindi original of his own composition ‘Ye Shaam’ which can be viewed on You Tube. The actor is also known for his casual, understated, yet cool fashion choices.

Swarup interacted with Livingabout his definition of style, favorite shopping destination, and more and also gave fashion advice to his fans.

What is fashion to you?

Fashion for me is all about wearing the attires that you can carry confidently. Doesn’t matter whatever you wear, you should know your comfort zone.

Describe your personal style in three words.

Casual, semi-formal and sporty.

What's your go-to-style choices for different occasions?

At home, you’ll always find me in Pajamas and t-shirts. During my travels, I prefer wearing trousers and slippers. When its about dressing for a formal event, I like to suit up.

What would we find in excess in your wardrobe?

In my wardrobe, you will find almost every category of cloth from t-shirts to suits. However, you will find my cabinet full of t-shirts in summer while in winter you will find jackets in excess.

Which are some of your favorite places to shop?

For me, there’s no any specific destination to shop. Whatever I need I find it easily in malls, branded outlets or even at New Road, Durbarmarg or Kumaripati. In short, I will consider myself as a person who is not brand freak at all.

One style item you would never wear?

I would probably never find me in shorts.

Three men with an exceptional sense of style.

Johnny Depp, Bhushan Dahal and my dad Mr. Satyendra Purush Dhakal.

Top five essentials every man should have in his wardrobe.

  • Boxers
  • Tank-tops
  • Jeans
  • T-shirts
  • Jackets

How do you accessorize your look?

I usually accessorize my look with a watch, sunglasses and bracelet. Sometimes, you will also find me wearing a silver chain, ear stud or a Rudraksha Mala.

A grooming product always available in your wardrobe?

Perfumes, face-wash and sun-block.

A favorite color that is prominent in your wardrobe?

It’s all time white.

Your preferred brands?

  • GAP
  • Armani
  • Mont-blanc
  • Lacoste
  • Puma

Two things women find irresistible in men?

Well, as per my girlfriend, they are perfumes and shoes.

Pulling off a casual look includes?

Playing with color is important. For a simple casual look, I make sure the t-shirt, footwear and my trousers complement each other.

Personality tips for young men aiming to be stylish.

Don’t copy anyone. Rather try to create your own style. Keep a smart head and keep cool.