She is the final year Fashion Media Communication student. She likes to call herself a storyteller-in not so traditional way. She has previously contributed to FHM India, and runs her own blog.
Source: Platform Magazine, Mar/Apr 2016, Volume III, Issue III, Page No. 91-93
PGFD student Nidhi Sandal has Won the “Reliance Trends Designer Hunt” award….
The founder of the brand Bisou Bisou & a renowned International designer Michele Bohbot visited Pearl academy along with the Reliance Trends Design & Merchandising Team.
The contest was running in Pearl, Nift and 2 other institutes of Mumbai from last two weeks, in which fashion design students from all the campuses participated, out of which the company selected one best design student each from all the campuses, had one to one interact with the participant on Friday 30 th August 2013, later the jury selected the best design student who got an opportunity to Design fall winter’14 collection for Reliance Trends which will be sold as a co-branded label across India exclusively at all Reliance Trends stores.
source:Pearl Academy; CRD department 2nd September 2013
Santa Fe University of Art and Design – the Artfest ‘2 Student of Pearl Academy has won ‘The Best Picture in Show’ award
Source: Student Mkshuda Narula who was representing Foundation Design Program-IAD
Workshop : BEGINNING DIGITAL PHOTOGRAPHY WORKSHOP IN ARTFEST’13
Santa Fe,New Mexico, U.S.A
Competition Type: International
No. of Participants: 40
Award Won: BEST IN SHOW AWARD
Source: Asian Age: New Delhi; 21 August 2013-Delhi Age:: pg 23
source:times of India;Education times,1july 2013 pg 5 .
Source: Magazine-Shoes & Accessories,vol 5,no.6 . June 2013 pg. 58 & 60.
Pearl Academy of Fashion (PAF) hosted its annual graduating fashion show, ‘Portfolio 2012’, on June 5 at Le Royal Meridian. Over 41 students from the institute participated. Photographer Venketram was the guest of honour and actor Ganesh Venkatraman was the chief guest.
The event showcased the flair, versatility and innovativeness of PAF students through an extensive array of outfits based on vast themes.
Mr. S. Ramalingam, Director, Pearl Academy of Fashion, Chennai,stated “Portfolio is a culmination of ideas, techniques and design aesthetics of the students. It is a conclusion of four years of learning and entwines knowledge and skill to make a mark on the fashion world.”
The evening saw eclectic mix of celebrities and fashion designers from the industry. Models such as Iris Maity, Dimple Patel, Priya Nayak, Priyanka Diwan and Ruhiwalked the ramp for the new designers, choreographed by fashion choreographer Sheikh Shakir from Mumbai. The design range presented by PAF students from UG batch of 2008-2012 and Post Graduate batch of 2010-2012 of the Fashion Design stream. The students presented their collection under various categories and won awards.
Pearl Academy of Fashion is at 82, Sterling Road, Nungambakkam. Ph: 4266 4450 / 45 / 46 / 49.