brand or profession: paula cademartori’s creative director
attended course: fashion accessories design · master course · postgraduate
school: Milano Fashion School
graduated in: 2006
Paula, with Italian and Brazilian origin, moved to Italy in 2005, after having graduated in Industrial Design in Brazil. In Milano, she continued her academic training, obtaining a Master in ‘Fashion Accessories’ with Magna cum Laude at Istituto Marangoni and then the certificate of “Young Fashion Manager” from the Università SDA Bocconi.
Her career started with her collaboration with Gianni Versace fashion house as Junior Accessories Designer for creative research and design of leather goods for the women’s Couture and Prêt-à-Porter collections. In September 2009, Paula was selected for the ‘Vogue Talents’ project and she was included in the list of 140 Emerging Designers of Vogue Italia. September 2010 marked the international debut of her brand with the presentation of the first collection of bags created for Spring/Summer 2011.