Kirath Ghundoo is a Surface Pattern Designer based in the UK, renowned for her mismatched geometric wallpaper designs. She has designed a number of ready to buy wallpaper collections and designs to bespoke requirements for interior spaces, working with Architects, Interior Designers and Stylists. The studio works in collaboration with lifestyle and commercial companies across discipline designing patterns for products within fashion, home accessories and graphics.
Kirath launched her first wallpaper collection ‘Mix ‘n’ Match 11’ at 100% Design, London in September 2011 and since then has become a favourite of the design and interiors press both in the UK and internationally, with Living etc labelling her as "the queen of pretty geometrics."
She has worked on bespoke interior wallpaper and surface design projects worldwide from Mexico, Italy, Netherlands, USA, France to Brazil. Clients include, CPS Homes, ContraVision, BBC, Vivienne Westwood, Harvey Nichols, Novamobili, Pippa Jameson and Susie Bubble.
Her love for travel, different cultures, fashion and photography are reflected through her surface pattern designs for interior wallpaper and surface design projects. The Mix ’n’ Match wallpapers iconic to her brand, disregard the rule book and encourage clients to have fun creating super cool feature walls of mismatched pattern and colour. Pushing boundaries to create original work, her designs are a fusion of all things KG!
With only such a short time on the design scene, the inventive nature behind Kirath’s wallpapers led to a shortlisted nomination for the Homes and Garden Young Designer of the Year 2012 alongside a nomination for the ELLE Decoration British Design Awards 2012. Nominated by Lee Broom, London Magazine graced her 'Rising Star of 2013'. Her wallpapers have achieved international recognition within major design press including ELLE Decoration worldwide, Mix, The Independent, The Observer and The Sunday Times to name a few.
Awards and Nominations
2013 London Magazine, Rising Star
2012 ELLE Decoration British Design Award Nominee
2012 Homes and Garden, joint runner up 'Young Designer of the Year'
2012 Heart Home Design Awards, shortlisted best designer maker
2011 ELLE Decoration Treasure Trail, Mix 'n' Match 11 Wallpaper Collection scouted at 100% Design
Trade Shows and Exhibitions
2015 W is for Wallpaper, Wales,
2015 100% Design, London
2015 Ideal Home Show, London
2014 Maison & Objet, Paris
2014 Home, London
2013 Maison & Objet, Paris
2013 Vivienne Westwood, Salone Internazionale del Mobile, Milan
2012 100% Design, London
2011 100% Design, London
2011 Harvey Nichols
2011 100% Design, London
2011 Urban Outfitters