HCD is a private organization that works in a domain of a social enterprise, to support and help micro-small scale apparel manufacturing industries associated with the fashion and lifestyle supply chain.
"With an approach to transform human centred designs into humanity centred designs through sustainable practices to foster fashion Industry "
We are partners with more than 150 MSEs apparel manufacturers and craft clusters in India to develop and source products for our clients. Our leading partner is Ram Exports, an ethical apparel manufacturing export house based in India.
Humanity-centred designs founder Vishal Tolambia is a multi-disciplinary designer and sustainability researcher with experience of more than 3 years whose work spans research, strategy implementation, project management, sustainability reporting, sustainable product sourcing, and development across the Luxury and Fast Fashion supply chain. Focussed on ethical standards, practices, and strategies implementation in fashion production and preservation of circularity, fine craftsmanship, environmental, cultural, climate preservation, and social emergence domains across the supply chain for the organizations.
Vishal is a master's graduate in Fashion sustainability (MA Fashion Futures) from the London College of Fashion, University of the Arts London, and an undergraduate in Fashion Design from the National Institute of Fashion Technology, India.
In the last year, he has been researching, developing, and launching his first prototypes and innovative Textile in 2021 as part of his master's study HCD-Tex. which is now available for fashion, brands, and companies.