Amala Chettiar

Associate Professor

Amala Chettiar has over 22 years of experience as a professional pattern drafter and sample maker. She has worked with the biggest names in the export sector, including Pyramid Mega Store, Raymond, the Creative Garments & Texport Syndicate, and many more. She has accumulated eight years of experience as a teacher.

She has trained under the likes of Sheroo Cooper, a seamstress from Bombay who has passed down her internationally acclaimed fashion and design methodology to her students. She also enjoys draping and has been taught the finer nuances of this art by the maestro of draping, James Ferreira.