Seema Kahai, the eponymous designer behind the brand, is a global citizen, who is entrenched in design, and is true to her roots. Born and raised in India, she has spent her adult life in New York. Her initial designs received positive media attention in India and were worn by prominent celebrities. Seema is also a very successful interior designer in the U.S.A., and her love for textiles and draping is evident in her collection, with intricate designs, embroidery and great attention to finishing detail.
Seema's passion for travel takes her to remote Indian villages in search of authentic fabrics, and the unique talent and craftsmanship of the local artisans. Through her partnerships with local NGOs and women's cooperatives, Seema Kahai is committed to empowering women and local artisans by providing them with a steady source of sustainable income.