Generating goodwill with existing clients and winning new clients simply through word of mouth is an achievement in itself for any artist. However, her first brush with worldly fame was in the year 1985, when one of her many designs featured in a cover story in the In-flight magazine of Air India, Namaskar . It was this feature that took Usha to new heights of fame and glamour, which others can only hope to chance upon someday. Her journey in the glamorous world of Bollywood began when Namarata Dutt, who is the wife to the eminent film personality, Kumar Gaurav, read this first feature in the Namaskar magazine. Impressed with the intricacy of Usha s design she invited Usha to apply on herself and thus became Usha s gateway to the film world. Since then Usha has designed mehendi for many a Bollywood brides , among them being famous personalities like Kajol,Sangeeta Bijlani and Grooms like Hrithik Roshan, Jackie Shroff, Ajay Devgan.