SCHOOL OF FASHION

SCHOOL OF FASHION

SCHOOL OF FASHION

SCHOOL OF FASHION


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Devender is a Fashion Design graduate of NIFT and a post graduate of London College of fashion, UK. His Graduate collection is part of the University of Arts archive and is being used by the university as a benchmark for its Masters Programme. Kharb has over 3 years of experience in academics and over 12 years work experience as a Buyer, merchandiser and designer of luxury fashion goods in Europe’s design houses and high street suppliers in South Asia. His work has been exhibited at trade fares and private events across Europe. He has been a design consultant to many international companies and chain of stores in UK. He Represented UK at Concours International des Jeunes Createurs de Mode (2004) Paris, France. He is also one of the founders and the creative head of ‘The Infusion Store’, an e-commerce platform for contemporary Asian fashion in Europe.

Himani G Choudhary is a doctorate from University of Delhi specializing in the field of Fashion, Apparel and Textiles. With more than 14 years of experience working in the industry, academics and research. She has worked with fashion and apparel brands like Gap, Banana Republic, H&M, Macy's and Tommy Hilfiger before moving to academics and education at the university level.
Her academics and teaching experience includes heading the Post graduate (M.Des) program at Sushant School of Design, Ansal University and supervising eight master’s thesis. With various papers and publications at national and international level and participation in numerous conferences including best paper award in International Conference on green chemistry, research is a strong foothold. Other teaching experiences include working with the department of Apparel Design and Construction, Delhi University and heading the Fashion and Apparel Design department in Galaxy Global Institutions, Kurukshetra University.

Mr Umair Khan is an alumni of NIFT, Delhi from Clothing Production Technology Programme. He also a Diploma in Pattern Engineering from Tuka Academy of Pattern Engineering, Gurgaon and a M.Phil from JNU, Jodhpur, M.A from D.B.R.A University, Agra.Mr. Khan has over 09 years experience in teaching Pattern Making, Garment Construction and pattern making software at various premier institutes like NIFT, IICD, NIIFT, SoFD (GDGU) & AEPC.He has presented papers and taken workshops in Pattern Making for Professionals, Teachers and students. He also has a patent under consideration for an infant jacket design, titled Kangaroo care.

Saurabh is French by nationality and Indian by origin. He has done his Masters in ready to wear women from the prestigious school IFM (Institut Français de la Mode), Paris in 2008. He worked as a free-lance designer for Martine Sitbon (Rue du Mail), creating textiles and embroideries.    A few years back he launched his eponymous label LAÏTE works . The brand is pronounced as “light-works” and is inspired from the very word because they use only the natural fabrics that are soft and light in nature. Most of their creations are made by hand. They work essentially with embroidery craftsmen from India. The point of reference is Paris; it’s culture, fashion, architecture, cafés and day-to-day life. The brand takes inspiration form this fascinating city and create a collection of stoles, pouches and ‘prêt-à-porter’. Kangaroo care.


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VIJAY IS A Bachelor of Fashion design from NIFT, New Delhi. An expert in fashion draping and evening gowns. He is also an Empanelled Designer with Development Commissioner of Handicraft. He has worked with brands like Rana Gill, Puja Nayyar, FDCI, Panaloons Ltd. And UMM etc. He launched his own label ‘Just Another Tailor’ a few years back and is known primarily for his exquisite designs for red carpet and western wedding gowns.

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Upasana Bhakuni graduated from NIFT 1992 FD batch with the Best Womenswear Collection Award and launched her label in 1994 with Heritage , South Ex Delhi . The label was also retailed at Ensemble , Ogaan and Karma to name a few . Meanwhile she has been working with weavers to develop her handloom woven collection of sarees and shawls besides being a passionate teacher as a Guest Faculty and Jury member for NIFT , Pearl and various other Fashion Institutes . Presently she is curating aesthetic Pret collections with Zero Waste concept.

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Business development & Sales oriented Design personal with 18 years of specialized experince in the Fashion/ Clothing Industry with experience in Domestic Retail segment & Exports. Dedicated to achieving company’s sales targets while providing excellent customer service by virtue of Design, R +D & Product development. Superior records of surpassing expectations on design front with Key fashion brands. Keep up to date with new technology & Trends to cater to Fashion forward customers.

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