Sumit Dasgupta founded Sorbomangla Design Studio in 2008 and started the designing work under this brand name within relatives and close friend circle. He studied Fashion Technology from National Institute – Delhi.
He has travelled a lot covering cities like Delhi, Chennai, Kolkata; owing to his father’s transferrable job. Sumit having a strong, educated family background with inclination towards arts,since childhood he had interest in sketching, colours, fabrics etc. His father is an engineer and mother is a professor in Accountancy, having deep interest in sculptures. His grandfather started business of fabrics with Jute, Khadi, Maslin etc., though belonging to a Zameendar family. His grandfather contributed towards freedom movement by giving khadi fabric to freedom ghters including Chittaranjan Das, Bankim Chandra Chattopadhyay, Subhash Chandra Bose.
In 90s, Fashion Designing& Fashion Technology was not that popular. In 1994 Ritu Beri designed garments for Miss Universe Susmita Sen – this news inspired Sumit Dasgupta to pursue a career in fashion designing. After 10 years, in 2014, Miss Universe – Mansi Moghe, Miss India Earth – Prachi Mishra, Miss Asia Pacic World – Shruti Rana and Miss India International – Rochel Maria Raowalked the ramp showcasing garments designed by Sumit Dasgupta in the World Gold Council show presented by Azva at Hotel Grand Hyatt, Mumbai. Celebrities like Ajaz Khan, Sangeeta Ghosh, Karan Tacker, Prachi Sharma, Vishal Singh, Sreedevi Chaudhary and many more walked as a show stopper for Sumit Dasgupta.
Sumit got his rst chance to showcase his collection by Blender’s Pride Magical Nights in 2009. After that he has been invited in numerous shows like Signature Fashion Week, Blender’s Pride Fashion Week, Dehradun Fashion Week, World Gold Council Show, India International Jewelry Fashion week, India Jewelry Fashion Week, Rajasthan Fashion Week, India Lifestyle & Bridal Fashion Week, India Kids Fashion Week, Wedding Times Fashion Fiesta, Couture Fashion week to mention a few.
Sumit loves to work with Indian craft and textile. His designs are Indian Ethnic and Bridal wear. Every single outt is crafted as piece of art using a variety of fabrics like raw silk, chiffon, brocade, georgette, velvet and crepe. He expands his creative horizons and experiments with different weaving techniques like block printing, tie and dye, applique work, zari, aari, resham, gold and silver embroidery, gota, zardozi and Swarovski. His brilliant use of Resham work and designer laces, enhances the look of his outfits. The blend of traditional and contemporary elements makes his collection special. He very smoothly interweaves modern and royal lifestyle for men and women. His mastery in using shades of ivory, gold, silver, black, green, orange, mustard, pink, red and blue creates wonders and leaves his Indian and International audience spellbound.