I was born in L’Aquila (Italy). After graduating from the high school Institute of art (1988), I graduated at the Polimoda Institute of Fashion (at Universita’ degli Studi di Firenze) in 1994. My most important experience in the fashion industry has been: 1995-1997 - Trussardi : designer and visual displayer shops first fashion Trussardi line 1997-1999 - Polvere – Fashion designer assistant - Pattern maker assistant and Product Development 2000-2001- Gucci – Accessories Designer 2001-2003- Linea Piu’ System – Knitwear fashion designer – Product Development 2003-2005- Redress – (own) – Recycling clothing collection.
In 2006 I started my career as a fashion design teacher: 2006-2010: Lorenzo De Medici Institute: Teacher of the following: Draping, Fashion Design and Fashion Illustration 20010-2012: Lorenzo De Medici Institute: Head and Coordinator of the Fashion Department from 2008 – to today: F.I.T. Florence Program: Teacher of Fashion art and Design From 2012-to today: POLIMODA – Teacher of Draping 1-2-3 From 2014 : Accademia di Belle Arti di Firenze: PAS Teacher: Patternmaking and tailoring technique.
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