Monisha Raja

Location New York
Bio

Fashion Designer

Fashion Designer
Projects
2 Projects

Work History

Founder & Creative Director
LOVE IS MIGHTY
Jun 2010 - Present
New York City
LOVE IS MIGHTY® is a New York based luxury footwear and accessories brand committed to sustainability, artisanal craftsmanship and animal-free fashion. We are dedicated to creating products that showcase an exceptional combination of modern design, innovation and ancient mastery through our collaborations with semi-nomadic tribal artisans in rural regions of the world. With over two decades of experience in the Fashion Industry, Founder and Creative Director Monisha Raja, is the recipient of the P.E.T.A. Fashion Award, for her dedication to Fashion and Animals.
Footwear Design Consultant
Camuto Group
Aug 2007 - Present
Work closely with in-house design team to design and Illustrate high fashion Footwear for brands as diverse as: • Mercedes Castillo • Vince Camuto • Vince Camuto Signature • BCBG Max Azria • Banana Republic • BCBG Generation • Jessica Simpson Footwear • Dillards Private Label • Nordstroms Private Label • Saks Private Label • Macy's INC Footwear
Footwear Design Consultant
Tory Burch
Aug 2007 - Feb 2016
Greater New York City Area
Work closely with Creative Director and in-house team to design and Illustrate fashion Footwear, for Fall, Pre-Fall, Winter, Spring, Summer and Runway.
Fashion Designer/Illustrator
Ruh, Inc.
1994 - 2014
Design Consultant
The Gap / Old Navy
Jan 1994 - Jun 2005
New York City
Designing embellishments and graphics for the Gap Girls team.
Design Consultant
J.Crew
1999 - 2004
Work closely with Jenna Lyons and accessories team, design and illustrate embellishments for T-shirts, sweaters and accessories.

Education

BFA Fashion Design, with honours
Parsons School of Design
1990 - 1993
New York Tibetan Art Studio
2008

Skills