Educational Qualifications: March 1988-S.S.C Holy Cross High School - Siolim. Goa Board of Education (English, Science & Maths as the main subjects). May 1990 H.S.C.E. St. Theresa’s Junior College - Candolim Goa. Goa Board of Secondary and Higher Secondary Education, Panaji Goa.
Exhibitions & Shows:September 1993 exhibition at World Trade Center, Bombay. March 1998 Mélange show at Bombay University. June 1998 showing at the Fashion Bistro, Bombay. December 1998 Goa Week at Mélange, Bombay.November 1999 SOSA’S show at Tito’s, Goa. February 2000 Zip Show, Delhi. February 2000 SOSA’S show, Goa Marriott.August 2001 Lakme India Fashion Week, Bombay. November 2001 SOSA’S show Taj, Goa. January 2002.
FDCI Gala Designer Show, Delhi. March 2002 Khadi Exhibition at the Museum of Modern Arts, Bombay.November 2002 SOSA’S show Taj Goa. March 2006 LIFW N.C.P.A. Mumbai. September 2006 LIFW N.C.P.A. Mumbai. March 2007 Singapore Fashion Week. July 2008 Puma - Guest Styled Show, Delhi. October 2008DLFW, Delhi. March 2009 DLFW,Delhi. September 2009 Rendez - Vous, New York. October 2009 Rendez - Vous, Paris. March 2010 the Alchemy London- invited by the British Council, Mumbai. October 2011 WLFW Delhi.
Awards:1993 Young Achiever of Siolim, Goa. May 1993 Shoppers Stop Designer of the Year, Bombay. October 2004 Kingfisher Fashion Awards - Designer Hall of Fame, Goa.
Work Experience:1991 Designer for City Life Apparel’s.1991-1997 assisted designer Wendell Rodricks, around that time also designed for Futura Fashions-men.
DNA:Global wearability using only natural fabric with experiment in cut & dyeing.
Style:Laid back, mostly resort in nature with influences of deconstruction & selvedging.
Outlets: Goa: Sacha’s Shop. Mumbai: Mélange, Ensemble, Aza, Le Mill, Atosa, Bombay Electric. Delhi:Ensemble, Ogaan, Grey Garden. Bangalore: Grasshopper, Cinnamon. Chennai: Evoluzione. Hyderabad: Elahe
New York: Soigné K. Paris: AB33. Berlin: Konk. Dubai: Sauce. Kuwait: Moda Inn.
Online Stores:www.notjustalable.com & www.perniaspopupshop.com
Styling: Since 1998; have been collaborating with leading photographers to style advertising & editorial assignments for brands such as Titan ,Levi's ,Pepe Jeans, Sprite, Brylecreem, Color Plus, Peter England, Scullers, Vogue India, Elle India, Man Magazine, Departures America & Europe… to name a few.
Commissions:August 1998 designed uniforms for the Taj Exotica, Goa. 2008 uniforms for ARZ Swift wash economic rehab for victims of commercial & sexual exploitation & sexual violence. July 2008 guest styled & de & reconstructed Puma India, Delhi. October 2012 uniforms for Wind Mills of Your Mind (www.windmillsofyourmind.in), Bangalore.