An active, flexible and creative fashion design enthusiast. Qualified with a Double Bachelors Degree in Fashion Design. Dedicated in learning new design horizons and contributing towards the global fashion sector.

Work Samples

  • Ballet Russes Project -LONDON 2009

  • Abercrombie & Fitch - Jan 2011

  • DESIGN COLLECTION 2011

Work History

QUALIFICATIONS ¬BA (HONS) FDT-WOMENSWEAR London College of Fashion London [U.K] ¬ 2009 -2011 ¬BACHELORS IN FASHION DESIGN National Institute of Fashion Technology Bangalore [India] ¬ 2004 – 2008 PROFESIONAL EXPERIENCE J.W.ANDERSON, LONDON ¬ 12 Mar 2010 – 11Jun 2010 Design Placement ¬ 3 month womenswear / menswear internship with J.W.Anderson a successful New Gen designer in London. ¬ Internship included pattern cutting, grading, sewing, embroidery, creating toiles/prototypes for the Spring-Summer 2010 collection sold at Liberty & Harrods. ¬ Research work on fabric and trim sourcing. TEAM ANYA RACING PROJECT, INDIA ¬ June 2008 Freelance Merchandise Designer ¬ Merchandise design project for Team Anya Racing India. (2 wheeler racing team). ¬ Designed Womenswear & Menswear Apparel, Accessories, Graphics & Prints, Technical Sheets. INTEGRA APPARELS & TEXTILES PVT. L.T.D, INDIA (Bangalore) ¬ May 2007 – August 2007 Womenswear Assistant Design Placement ¬ Export industry dealing with major European clientele such as ESPRIT, Ben Sherman & Massimo Dutti. ¬ Collaborated with the head designer for the Autumn/Winter- 08/09 Womenswear collection. ¬ Handled design operations in machine/hand embroidery, graphic prints, washes, surface design, garment construction, patternmaking, technical spec sheets, design boards and illustration. RELIANCE RETAIL, INDIA (Bangalore) ¬ January 2006 - July 2008 Freelance Designer Womenswear / Menswear / Kidswear ¬ Duties included drawing Technical Spec sheets, prints and illustrations. ¬ Created Presentation boards, Range plans and Color way sheets. STRENGTHS ¬ Adaptive and Flexible ¬ Team Work Skills ¬ Computer Skills ¬ Positive Attitude ¬ Goal Oriented ¬ Creative SKILLS ¬ Efficient in major PC & MAC technical design/creative softwares: Corel DRAW, Adobe Photoshop, Adobe Illustrator, Microsoft Office & Windows Movie Maker. ¬ Proficient in Fashion Illustration (Hand & Computer), Technical Specs Drawing, Garment Construction, Pattern Cutting, Design Boards & Graphics. LANGUAGES ¬ English ¬ Hindi ¬ Swahili ¬ Telugu ¬ French – Basic Spoken INTERESTS ¬ Cooking and blogging : www.cardamompoppadom.wordpress.com ¬ Travelling ¬ Cinema ¬ Playing Table Tennis ¬ Photography

Education

The University of the Arts London College of Fashion

Specialties

Affiliations

University of the Arts London

Awards

• Shortlisted for the Fashioning the Future Awards - Centre for Sustainable Fashion London ¬ 2011. •“BEST GARMENT CONSTRUCTION AWARD” graduating collection -2008. •Proficiency award “Speedo Swimsuit” competition - 2007. •Showcased Sustainable Fashion garments at India Fashion Week - 2006.

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