From an early age, Carolina Machado's (Leiria, 1994) taste for fashion, art and design defines her academic career. Carolina started her training in Visual Arts in 2009 and in 2012 she moved to Oporto to study Fashion Design at ESAD, in Matosinhos, graduating in June 2015.
In October of 2015, she presented her collection at the Sangue Novo – ModaLisboa’s Yound Designers Competition and In 2016 she launched her womenswear brand, where she currently works. In October 2017, she integrated the ModaLisboa’s LAB platform.
ELUSION FW 22/23
Carolina Machado presents a Winter of opposites: colorful and dark, oversized and fitted, sporty and classic. This season is made up of eclectic mixes of materials, such as wool and synthetic leather, the contrast of silhouettes and layers. A collection that explores different shades of each color: blue, orange, green highlighted, over a neutral primer of white, beige and black. With sustainability always in mind, it presents materials such as ecovero, recycled knits and even deadstock of fabrics and accessories from past collections.
Oversized, Midi, fitted.
Beige, Black, White, Green, Blue and Orange.
Organic Cotton, Ecovero, Recycled Polyester, Wool and Synthetic Leather.