An architect by training inspired by Italian traditions in shoe crafts and attention to detail, Aksha Fernandez shifted careers to study shoe design in Milan, and launched her eponymous line together with her life partner in 2011.
Based in Ramat Hasharon, Israel, evening- and bridal-wear designer Dana Harel has been building a reputation for her modern designs comprised of luxurious textiles and intricate details – from handmade embroideries to hand-sewn embellished fabrics.
New York-based swimwear label Mei L’ange launched in 2016 introducing a range of statement, contemporary pieces – adorned from abstract motifs to edgy hardware – made using extraordinarily soft and fine premium fabrics.
Created in New York in 2014 by Alexia Jane Hebet, sunglasses label Freda Banana started initially as a creative passion project but quickly gained international acclaim thanks to its instantly recognizable round, fancifully embellished frames. Each piece is handmade in…