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Collection – AW 2014
Tina and Nikita Sutradhar are two Indian sisters who, after having moved to London to study at the College of fashion, they decided to found their label in the English capital Miuniku , a term created by the merger of parts of their two names. Their style is a continuous interplay between clean lines and graphic details, minimalism and...
MIUNIKU is a luxury clothing and accessories brand for modern women, founded by sisters Tina (25) and Nikita (23), who were born and brought up in Mumbai, India. In 2009, Tina completed her Bachelors degree in business studies in Mumbai and later that year, went on to do a short course in Fashion marketing at London College of Fashion. In the summer of 2010, Nikita completed a diploma in Fashion design from Raffles International in Mumbai. Later 2010, both of them went to study a Degree in Pattern Cutting, progressing onto a BA (Hons) Womenswear, at London College of Fashion in London, UK. They graduated in June 2013. They are now based in Mumbai and are soon to extend base to London. The brand name comes from the nick names given to the designers by their parents. Tina - Miu and Nikita - Niku. The overall band aesthetic is a balance between clean lines and graphic details, mixing minimal and maximal elements. They have produced two collections till date, and although they are new designers, they have received substantial attention from the international press. [Full press book is available to view on request]. Tina and Nikita received the Fashion Innovation Award at London college of fashion (July 2013) and the ISKO™ Denim Diffusion Award (July 2013). They were Semi- Finalists of the H&M Design Awards 2014 and also have been recently shortlisted as one of the 30 semi-finalists of the LVMH Prize for Young Fashion Designer.