Every day we ask a designer to take a selfie and give us an inside look at their lives.
Age: Varies from 5 to 75
Occupation: Footwear designer
Hometown: Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
Studio location: Brooklyn
Describe what you make: Timeless comfortable shoes.
The most important thing you’ve designed to date: The Leblon mules. They became very iconic and end up being copied by so many brands.
The problem your work solves: I’m all about comfort, and I believe that comfortable shoes can take you further. So I design contemporary silhouettes with as much comfort as possible.
What you are working on now: I just finished working on the SS18 collection. Now I’m focused on delivering FW17, working on our new e-commerce [platform], producing the new campaign, and always shooting content.