PRINCEWARE INTL LTD. (DESIGN MANAGER-LUGGAGE/BACKPACKS)
Mar 2014 - Sep 2014 (6 months)
(Mumbai) - role: Conceptualizing the whole year's design collection according to quarter requirements, keeping check on the the required f.o.b, while mapping competition, managing development at vendors, mostly China based, buying to complete the collection need be, managing team to create technical sheets for new product development for sampling as well as production, p.o.s etc.
Assistant design manager
V.I.P Ind Ltd. largest luggage brand
Dec 2010 - Mar 2014 (3 years 3 months)
(Mumbai) - asia) assistant design manager, trend forecast, designing hard and soft luggage, graphic print designs for luggage, backpacks, lining prints, logos and soft and hard textures, for Carlton, V.I.P, Skybags, Aristocrat and Alfa.
2007 - 2009 (2 years)
(Delhi) - role: free lancer with various design houses, corporates and ngos. Reebok (international sports brand)- designed a range of woven and knit menswear sports/casuals/sweaters/sweat shirts-pants/jackets involving prints and yarn dyes. * Ritu Kumar (design house of international repute)- designed a range of tunics, shirts and dupattas for fall / winter using chanderi silks and georgette. * Tarini (exports division)- designed a range of womenswear kurtis in silks and linens for the domestic market and cushions for the christmas fair for the year, for Europe. * Jagriti (ngo)- trained a team of around 15 women at a village in Haryana, developing a range of recycled products, earning international orders, hence employment. * Community friendly MOVEMENT (ngo)- developed a range of high-end, contemporary, hand block printed home linens retailed at major lifestyle brands in India.
2007 - 2007
Lakme Fashion Week (independent collection) a much appreciated, classique contemporary womenswear collection, also featured in Vogue magazine.