Textile designers create designs for woven, knitted and surface ornamented fabrics.
- Design studios
- Textile mills
- Export houses
- Textile dyeing and printing units
- Fashion garment houses
- Export units
- Freelancing for government and private firms
- Cottage industries
small scale industries
Minimum Qualification- 10+2
- Creative imagination and flair - Self-belief and self-motivation - Manual dexterity to use tools such as chisels with precision - Good networking skills to help promote their work - Physical fitness as the work is often strenuous - Self-discipline to meet deadlines - The ability to work alone or in a team
Courses to be pursued
Bachelor of Arts in Textile Design - Master's Degrees in Textile Design
Indian Institute of Science
Address: CV Raman Rd, Bengaluru, Karnataka 560012
Contact No.: 080 - 2293 2359
Indian Institute of Design
Address: 6-A, 3rd Floor, Indian Habitat Centre, Lodi Road, Lodhi Estate, Delhi 110003
Contact no.: 011 2469 2846
A Textile Designer works in co-ordination to their deadlines.Usually the working hours are between 37-40 for a week.
Address: Kutub Serai No. 6-8 One Style Mile Kalka Das Marg Near Qutub Minar, Mehrauli, Delhi 110030
Phone: 098103 11155
House of Anita Dongre
Address: Plot No 847,TTc Industrial Area MIDC Ravale, Navi Mumbai Maharashtra , 400701
Phone: (022) 61907100
Anita Dongre who is a well known Indian fashion designer and is the founder of House of Anita Dongre, an Indian fashion house.
Manish Malhotra is an Indian fashion designer who often works to design the costumes used in Bollywod films. He launched his label in 2005.