Suhani Pittie is an Indian jewellery designer. She was the first Indian jewellery designer who was selected to exhibit her collection at the Miami Fashion Week in 2007.
Suhani Pittie was born on Tuesday, 14 April 1981, (age 41; as of 2022) to a business family in Calcutta. She studied at Mahadevi Birla Girls’ High School (now called Mahadevi Birla World Academy) in Kolkata. She completed her graduation from the ‘Gemological Institute of America’ in Carlsbad, USA. In 2004, she went to Hyderabad after marriage where she started her career in jewellery design.
Height (approx.): 5’8″
Weight (approx.): 50kg
Hair Colour: Black
Eye Colour: Black
Parents & Siblings
She has two elder sisters. Her sister Suruchi is an interior designer, and Anamika Khanna is a renowned fashion designer.
Suhani Pittie’s sister, Anamika Khana
Husband & Children
At the age of 23, she got married to Stouvant Pittie, director at Suhani Pittie (Zorya Fashions Pvt. Ltd.).
Suhani Pittie with her husband Stouvant Pittie
After completing her graduation from the US at the age of 19 in 2000, Suhani Pittie started teaching at a gemology school. At the very young age of 20, she started her own training institute where she used to teach the grading of diamonds and coloured stones. Her students ranged from the age of 16-18 years among which some jewellers from Kolkata were also included. After her marriage, Suhani shifted to Hyderabad in 2004, where she started her current design firm, under her own name “Suhani Pittie.” In the same year, she launched her collection of silver jewellery with Bridal Asia, and also launched her own jewellery brand “Zorya.” In 2008, her work was commissioned by New York City’s Museum of Arts and Design. Her collection “Marshes & Marigold,” was presented at WLIFW SS in 2008. She took inspiration from the innocence of childhood for her collection “Child of Eden” which she exhibited at Lakme Fashion Week Summer-Resort in 2012.
Suhani Pittie was commissioned for design by Swarovski, on the occasion of their 10th Anniversary celebrations, held at the Austrian Embassy, in India. Her work was chosen to be presented by the Travel and lifestyle channel, TLC, for their show, “Oh My Gold,” and she was also chosen as a co-host with celebrity Lisa Ray for their episode in Hyderabad. In her career span, she has collaborated with many popular brands including Nykaa, Myntra, Jaypore, Taj group, and Swarovski. She has also collaborated with the renowned Indian painter Thota Vaikuntam, and designers Anamika Khanna and Swarovksi for various projects. Her celebrity clientele includes Sonam Kapoor, Kareena Kapoor, Madhuri Dixit, Alia Bhatt, Vidya Balan and Deepika Padukone among others.
Kareena Kapoor wearing jewellery designed by Suhani Pittie
- Moon Phase
‘Half Moon Blue Earrings’ designed by Suhani Pittie
- The Coral Isle
‘Multicolor Coral Reef Inspired Pearl Necklace’ designed by Suhani Pittie
- City Safari
‘Equatorial Forest Earrings’ designed by Suhani Pittie
- Sunlit fields
‘Fresh Floral Bunch Earrings’ designed by Suhani Pittie
- Light year
‘I’m Happy in my Equinox with Lapiz’ designed by Suhani Pittie
- The Mogra Muse
‘Gold Toned Triple Crest Earrings with Amber Yellow Lily’ designed by Suhani Pittie
- Wedding Expression
‘Golden Mesh and Pearl Choker’ worn by Sonam Kapoor, designed by Suhani Pittie
‘Gold Double Line Buttercup Necklace with Pearl Clusters’ designed by Suhani Pittie
- 92.5 sterling silver
‘Silver Charm Earring’ designed by Suhani Pittie
‘Gold Toned Cyan Acrylic Tangent Choker with Inlaid Dotted Circles’ designed by Suhani Pittie