DESIGNER NAME: Cléo Ferin Mercury
BACKGROUND: Cléo is from Paris but is based in London.
SIGNATURES: “A combination of bold illustrations and brightly coloured prints.”
TRADEMARK PIECE: “The luxurious silk square scarf, printed with beautiful bright colours and patterns with narrative.”
THE COLLECTION: “The inspiration of the upcoming line is all nautical. I have been a bit obsessed with drawing chains and ropes and looking at old sailor tattoos.”
WHAT DO YOU CONSIDER YOUR GREATEST ACHIEVEMENT? “Starting my own fashion accessory line and having it retailed in exciting stores worldwide.”
IF YOU COULD DRESS ANYONE, WHO WOULD IT BE & WHY? “It would have to be the magnificent Elsa Schiaparelli. She is one of my biggest inspirations, she was so creative and her sense of style was incredible.”