Alessandra Macellaro

Alessandra Macellaro - Istituto Marangoni

country: Italy

brand or profession: philipp plein’s senior fashion designer

attended course: fashion design · three year course · undergraduate

school: Milano Fashion School

graduated in: 2011


Born in Salerno in 1989 Alessandra left her classical studies to join her dream and study fashion design, accidentally meeting a girl in Ibiza who was already attending Istituto Marangoni Milano.

After her graduation in fashion design, three-year course, Alessandra started her career in Philipp Plein as an intern. After 10 months personal assisting the Chief of Design,  she had the possibility to become the Head of Design for the whole office. Today at Philipp Plein Alessandra supervises all the collections of the brand, working really close with Mr. Plein, trying to catch the best ideas of the designer himself.

Alessandra says: ‘the school period was the best period of my life, where I met all my best friends and where I learned everything to be a good designer. Istituto Marangoni is where everything started.