29th April 2018, Mumbai : Swati Mehrotra was awarded as the “Best Footwear Designer” at 16th DadaSaheb Phalke Film Foundation Awards.The DadaSaheb Phalke Film Foundation Awards 2018 recently took place at Chitrakoot ground. It is one of the most prestigious awards in Indian cinema and is the highest official recognition for film personalities in the country. Many eminent personalities were spotted at the event– Celebrated directors, musicians, technicians and actors from both film and television industry.
About Swati ModoSwati Modo as a brand has been delivering craftsmanship and innovative ideas to the custom made designer shoes. An Ingenious and Charismatic shoe designer with an impeccable eye for detail, Swati Mehrotra crafts each piece to appeal the fashion aficionados. Swatibelieves in peculiar craftsmanship so sticks to basics of art of making handmade shoes. Bringing out a woman of substance yet a woman with the heart of a kid. Every creation, every design, every colour, every style unique. Obviously for individuals Passionate about Individuality.
Swati Earned recognition for herself and her Brand with her unique concepts and community services. She started her career working with the A list Designers from WIFW in 2009,Swati runs a shoe making academy in Tihar Jail teaching the inmates the art of shoe making with a urge to society to accept them back as no one is Born criminal. Brand even earned visibility in Cannes with award winning recycled tyre shoes, swatimodo won best footwear designer Award from HOP,IFFD and IIFT and has been Brand ambassador for Ghaziabad city. Swati also teaches students of fashion collages and is on board with Marwah fashion school.Her works for giving back to society can not be ignored from teaching the inmates of Tihar jail the art of shoe making to supporting women upliftment and even she recently supported the Acid attack Survivors, a society run by Lakshmi saa. Swati has numerous Accolades in her kitty where recent Feather added was Nagrik Samman by jaycees club International for her outstanding contribution in field of Footwear her recent feather is An Award by President of India Shri Pranab Mukherji as top #100 women of nation.