If something defines me it is strength, courage, transformation and openness to life and I try to reflect those qualities in my creations that come from the deepest part of my soul. My inspiration comes from the energy of my mother and the colour with which I like to see and feel life.
My mother passed away three years before I created Vagary Kalon, she suffered from a cancer that took her away in just 21 days. It was an emotional cancer… enormous resentments that she never expressed nor accepted and many (negative) emotions got stuck in her creating inflammation and finally a disease that very quickly consumed her. This event changed my life.
I have always loved fashion, art and beauty, it is a family legacy that led me to study fashion in Paris first and to graduate from Parsons “The New School of Design” in New York then.
On the other hand, a few years ago I disconnected from the path that this world was taking: large productions, fast sales, ephemeral designs, collections and pre-collections, poor clothing and little respect for what once fashion was …