A graduate in fashion and apparel design from NIFT and a masters in textile design from NID, Kiran is a Textile & Apparel Designer and Consultant, working out of Bombay. Besides the fashion and textile industry, she is also associated with craftspersons across the country. Her work is centred around traditional art and culture. Kiran has closely worked with indigenous artisans and her empathetic approach towards design reflects in her current collaborative industry projects around the world. Her distinguished work towards preserving the Himalayan Heritage includes workshops and surveys at grass root level with the local communities addressing the revival of their customary field practices along with intensive research on subjects revolving around preservation of endangered cultural practices.