Melissa Ferreira's Profile
Originally born in Montreal, Melissa was influenced by her mother who worked in garment production for large scale clothing distributors in that city. Since experimenting with textiles most of her life, Melissa is proud to say she is primarily self-taught.
Working as a vintage clothing buyer for well over a decade has inspired Melissa to create garments with older textiles because of the amazing quality and special characteristics a lot of these textiles have.
There is a double advantage in using sustainable materials; not only do they reduce waste, but they add distinctive personality to all of her eye-catching, stylistic compositions. Special details are added to her designs like appliqué, hand stitching & hand…
- Born on March 24
- Joined June 22, 2007