Azulay, Simão

Simão Azulay was a fashion designer from Pará, Brazil. He was born in 1950 and died in 1988 due to complications of AIDS. He was the brother of fashion designer David Azulay, of the Blue Man band, and father of fashion designer Thomaz Azulay, of The Paradise brand. He had a great impact on Brazilian […]

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Arezzo is a Brazilian shoe brand. It was founded in 1972 by two brothers in Belo Horizonte, Minas Gerais. At the time, brothers Jefferson and Anderson Birman were 21 and 18 years old respectively. With the help of their father, Henrique Lemos Birman, they set up a shoe factory in their garage. Their production was […]

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Angel, Zuzu

She was a Brazilian fashion designer from Minas Gerais, Brazil, who achieved international success in the 1970s. Her name was Zuleika de Souza Netto, and she was born in Curvelo, Minas Gerais, Brazil, on June 5th, 1921. She then moved to Bahia, Brazil. Because of the years spent there, Zuzu suffered a lot of influence […]

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Amorim, Carla

Carla Amorim is a jewelry designer from Brasília, Brazil, who has been working with jewelry creation since 1993. The designer revolves around three important points that constantly inspire her. They are: The flora and fauna, that is, nature in all its forms; the architecture of Brasilia and the works of Oscar Niemeyer; and her religiosity. […]

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Amazonlife is a Brazilian brand created by partners Bia Saldanha and João Fortes in 2000. The brand makes bags, briefcases, clothes and accessories from treeptap, a patented method in which the Amazon’s indigenous and rubber tappers extract latex that is transformed into rubber ideal for their products. Due to financial problems, the Bia and João […]

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Almeida, Ricardo

Ricardo Almeida is a Brazilian fashiondesigner born in São Paulo, Brazil in 1955. He started working early for his parents, at 11, at the family’s household store, Casa Almeida e Irmãos. At 14, he stopped helping only at the end of the year and started working full time with his father. In 1974, when seeking […]

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Água de Coco

Água de Coco is a beachwear brand from Ceará that works with women’s, men’s and children’s fashion as well as accessories and home decor. Created by designer Liana Thomás in 1985. The designer started the brand alone with only a sewing machine in her living room, today Água de Coco has stores throughout the world. […]

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