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Sivarama P DARLA
Fashion Designer - Womenswear
LONDON, United Kingdom
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.
Ballet Russes Project -LONDON 2009
Abercrombie & Fitch - Jan 2011
DESIGN COLLECTION 2011
¬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
J.W.ANDERSON, LONDON ¬ 12 Mar 2010 – 11Jun 2010
¬ 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,
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 &
¬ Collaborated with the head designer for the Autumn/Winter- 08/09 Womenswear
¬ 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.
¬ Adaptive and Flexible
¬ Team Work Skills
¬ Computer Skills
¬ Positive Attitude
¬ Goal Oriented
¬ 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.
¬ French – Basic Spoken
¬ Cooking and blogging : www.cardamompoppadom.wordpress.com
¬ Playing Table Tennis
The University of the Arts
London College of Fashion
•“BEST GARMENT CONSTRUCTION AWARD” graduating collection -2008.
•Proficiency award “Speedo Swimsuit” competition - 2007.
•Showcased Sustainable Fashion garments at India Fashion Week - 2006.