JK ATELIER is an avant-garde narrative of arts and culture with fashion as the medium of expression. The Chennai based artisanal house blends unique forms, methods, process and materials to craft unconventional apparels, accessories & lifestyle products. JK Atelier’s artisanal pieces are intricately crafted by multiple skilled artisans from various backgrounds of fine and visual arts. The label’s design philosophy is a reflection of creative lead JayaKumar’s complex vision which are executed with extreme attention to detailing and quality. The JK Atelier muse seeks the extraordinary influenced by complexity of taste and perspective.
A Jayakumar, the founder of JK Atelier is a knitwear design graduate from National Institute of Fashion Technology, Chennai. After a successful stint involving design and styling for movies, photoshoots & fashion shows under fashion designer Chaitanya Rao, Jayakumar was involved in multiple design projects with Department of Handlooms & Textiles, Chennai and leading retail labels including Pantaloons, Allen Solly & Rig. JK Atelier is his mission to bring together multiple artisans under one roof to recreate arts and cultural movements in avant-garde style.