Indian Fashion Designer
VIVEK KARUNAKARAN has carved a niche for himself in the world of fashion with his impeccable creations featured on prestigious catwalks across the India and the rest of the world over the last many years. Graduating from NIFT – Chennai, VK embarked on his fashion career designing for various European labels as the Creative Head of Design at Camiceria Apparels. After a 6 year stint he launched his fashion label Vivek Karunakaran debuting at the Lakme Fashion Week.
Exploring a modern vocabulary of design- refocusing the attention on silhouette and form, he has been instrumental in putting Chennai on the Fashion map with his clean, minimal and structured design aesthetic. Recently voted as one among the 50 Best Dressed Men in India by GQ Magazine, he is a top favorite amongst the celebrities and fashionistas.
“Vivek Karunakaran” – presently retails out the VK Flagship Store in Chennai and few prominent multi designer stores across India – AZA, MaalGaadi, 85 Lansdowne, Fuel, Ensemble and many more. Other than label having a presence across India, VK has also carved a presence within the fashion fraternity in Riyadh, Dubai and Singapore.