Meet Shyamal and Bhumika at Amara
Get: a chance to meet Bhumika and Shyamal Shodhan who are the designers behind the brand SHYAMAL & BHUMIKA
In: Amara, Kwality House, Kemps Corner, Mumbai 36
On: Thursday 20th January, 2011
It: is free for anyone interested. So if you want something designed or are aspiring to be a designer then head to Amara this Thursday. Amara store hours are from 10:30 am to 8:00pm on weekdays and 11:30 am to 6:30 pm on Sundays – you can also call 022 23872537/8 for any information.
About the Designers
Bhumika and Shyamal Shodhan started off in fashion in the year 2000 in the western city of Ahmedabad, India. Bhumika’s passion for textiles and fashion led her to study fashion design at the National Institute of Fashion Technology . Shyamal studied at the Central St.Martins College of Art & Design in London and thereafter studied Italian Design in Milan. They together established the label SHYAMAL & BHUMIKA. Shyamal & Bhumika is globally famous for its Indian wear collections which it retails from a network of stores in Mumbai, New Delhi, Chennai, New York, Ahmedabad, Chicago and several other cities.
Nominated for Best Indian Wear at the Marie Claire India Fashion Awards the designers believe in using Indian artisan techniques for their collections and their love for Indian heritage and craft promises to take them to the world. The designers are also involved in research and revival of various dying crafts.
Their recent philanthropic endeavor , a fundraiser fashion evening for cancer patients along with Sonakshi Sinha, Saif Ali Khan , Salim-Suleiman and Sandeep Soparkarr raised a few crores for the Gujarat Cancer Society.