Jattinn kochhar a 1972 born Aquarian is a New Delhi, India based “Garuda” between art and fashion, launched his label at the age of nineteen in the year 1991, without any formal training in fashion. Jattinn firmly believes that he is truly blessed by the Almighty.
Born with an extra dosage of creativity from god is certainly his biggest asset. His ability to amalgamate his soulful Indian heritage with true urban influences has been the foundation of his design ideology. Minimalist simplicity with absolutely clean and fuss free lines have been the hallmark of his creations. Jattinn creates ready to wear and formal wear both for men and women.
He is the first designer to be selected by the Australia fashions framework to show his collection along with the Australian team on the Out of the Australia world tour 1993.
He has participated as a guest designer for traveling fashion presentation around the world where he showcased his creations in Bangkok, Colombo, Johannesburg, London, Sydney, Canberra, Rio and Sao Paulo.
In 1999 Jattinn did a series of fashion shows across Egypt starting from Cairo, Aswan Luxor to Hurghada. Along with the fashion shows, Jattinn also exhibited his first painting exhibition in Egypt, which further traveled and was exhibited at the “Casual Power House” art gallery in Sydney.
In India he has had shows regularly in metros like Delhi, Mumbai, Calcutta, Bangalore, Hyderabad, Ahmadabad along with Mussorie, Bhopal, Surat, Baroda, Cochin etc.
Spring Summer 05 collection at the Kuala Lumpur Asia Fashion Week ‘04
In 2005 Jattinn designed a school uniform for one of the leading schools in New Delhi “Tagore International School” comprising of summer, winter and the sports uniform along with specially designed shoes and other accessories.
Jattinn designed for the opening sequence of the Viennese ball for the Royal Austrian embassy, New Delhi in September’05.
Spring summer 06-swimwear line and eveningwear line at the Singapore Asia fashion week 05
Spring summer’06 collection at the Kuala Lumpur Asia fashion week 05.
Jattinn débuted as a costume director for an international cross over feature film "Fuzion"in’05.
Fall – winter ’06 at the Wills Lifestyle India fashion Week’06 in New Delhi, India in April ’06.
Spring summer’07 at the Wills lifestyle India Fashion Week in New Delhi, India in September’06.
Eveningwear and Swimwear line for the Holidays at Tashkent, Uzbekistan in October’06
Resort wear ’08 collection showcased at the Malaysia fashion week, Kuala Lumpur in Nov’07.
Spring Summer’09 Collection showcased at the Malaysia International Fashion week,Kuala Lumpur Nov’08
Fall winter’09 Collection showcased at The Eurasian Fashion Week, Ekaterinburg , Russia April’09
Fall winter’09 Collection showcased at The Bangalore Fashion Week, India July ‘09
Fall winter’10 Collection showcased at the Hyderabad Fashion Week, India July ’10
Fall winter’10 Collection showcased at the Bangalore Fashion Week, India July ’10
Casula power house, Sydney Feb’99 (solo)
Continuum Udayan care,New Delhi march’08 (group)
Delhi diary golden jubilee art show, Galerie Romain Rolland, New Delhi may’08 (group)
Open studio, Tokyo Wonder Site, Aoyama, Tokyo, 18th May”09
Open studio, Tokyo Wonder Site, Aoyama, Tokyo, 20th June”09
Synchronicity, Triveni kala sangam, New Delhi, 27th Nov’09 – 6 Dec’09 (Group)
Galaxy of stars, Galaxy Hotel, Gurgaon, 12th Dec’09 -18TH Dec’09 (Group)
ARTIST –IN –RESIDENCE PROGRAMME
Tokyo Wonder Site, Aoyama, Tokyo, Japan: May’09-July’0
· Beyu lifetime achievement award for completing 20 yrs in fashion april’11
· Frequent blood donor Appreciation award by The Indian Red Cross Society July 2010
· Lycra Design Partner 2008
· Lycra Design Partner 2007
· Lycra Design Partner 2006
· Lycra Design Partner 2005
· Award of honour by Dorian Yates charitable award 1999.
· Cine Excellency designer appreciation award 1998.
· Indian institute of technology appreciation award 1997.
· Indo-American Society young achievers award 1997.
· All India Institute of Medical Sciences appreciation award 1996-1997.
· Mescos Designer of the year award 1995.
· J.D Institute of fashion technology appreciation award 1995.
· I.E.C Technical Excellence Award 1994.
· J.D Institute of fashion technology appreciation award 1993-1994 for being first Indian designer to be selected by the Australian Fashion Frame work to showcase his creation across the world & to be the first Indian designer to have showcased in Brazil (Rio-De-Janeiro & Sao Paulo).
· Yuva Ratna Award by the Youth Congress for his contribution towards the unity & diversity of India through his designs.
Jattinn also has to his credit several popular televisions shows such as khoobsurat, Fashion Square, The India show etc.as an anchor, guest anchor and several other television shows in which his expertise in terms of conceptualizing and styling was used.
Along with television Jattinn did a short stint on radio as well.
His contribution in academics concerning “Fashion” also has been praise worthy. Jattinn was heading the National Institute of Fashion Design as the Director General for the academic session 2000-2001. He has been conducting workshops on various aspects of fashion with some of the best Fashion Institutes across the country.
Jattinn has been actively writing on Fashion and other lifestyle related topics for some of the leading dailies as well as for Fashion and Lifestyles Publication like The Hindustan Times, The Times Of India, Indian Express, H.T Persona, Just teens, Dainik Hindustan, Dainik Bhasker, Femina, New Women, Teens-Today,4th D Woman,Ah Zindagi etc.
Australian Wool Innovation
Austrian Embassy, New Delhi India (official designer for the Viennese ball ’05)
Airhostess Training Centre (Uniforms)
Tupperware India Pvt. Ltd.
Carvico S.P.A Italy
Euro Jersey Italy
Microsoft Corporation (India) Pvt. Ltd.
Percept D’Mark (India) Pvt Ltd.
Raymond Apparel ltd
Lee Cooper (India) Ltd
Lifestyle International (P) Ltd
MTV Networks India Ltd
Pidilite Industries Ltd
Khadi Village & Industries Commission (KVIC)
Sahara television Network
MTV Networks India Pvt. Ltd.
TV Today Network (India Today Group)
VLCC (Vandana Luthra Curls and Curves)
Godfrey Philips India:
Four square (Uniforms for the brand ambassadors of four square).
Welcome Group Theater: The Legend of Ram, Prince of India, (Costumes for the theatrical presentation of India’s greatest Epic).
L’oreal (Fashion presentations for L’oreal product launches)
Lee Cooper (India) Pvt. ltd.
Lifestyle International (P) ltd
Tagore International School (school uniforms)
Raymond Apparel Ltd.
Fuzion (feature film)/ Chapter one Productions (Costume Director for the movie)
Sutra Restaurant (Uniforms for the fine dining Asian restaurant)
Swatch Group India / RADO Switzerland
Hotel Park Royal:
Floats (Uniforms for the night club staff)
Fire Ball (Uniforms for the night club staff)
Café (Uniforms for the café staff)
INDIA LIVE News Channel (Anchor’s wardrobes)
Jay Pee hotels (uniforms for Jay Pee Palace, Agra)
Haryana State police (winter uniform jacket)
EMRI (Emergency and medical research institute)
South Africa high Commission, New Delhi, India
Royal Austrian embassy, New Delhi,India
Japan Foundation, New Delhi (India) & Tokyo (Japan)