Mehak Verma is a weave textile designer based in London and India.
In 2020, she completed her B.des in Textile and Apparel Design from National Institute of Design, India.
She has worked with Christopher Farr Cloth, London as a design intern and has contributed in it's design, production and marketing department. She has also worked with export house like V-weave Panipat, on handloom rugs for her graduation project. An internship at Rangsutra Crafts Ltd., Delhi has given her the broad understanding of the crafts sector, artisans project and production management. She also worked on NID Haryana’s collaborative project with Earthwatch Institute, India on Water Hyacinth craft in her academics.
With her keen interest in interior textiles, Mehak designs fabrics taking inspiration from nature, architecture and lately, certain aspects of mental health. Through her practice, she has been exploring juxtaposition of anxiety and calm, experimenting with textures, patterns, colour and yarn mixing.
Award: The Bradford Textile Society Design Competition 2021-22
Commendation awarded by Clothworkers Company in the category of woven fabric design for fashion or accessories.