Black Sheep


new york / united states


savannah college of art and design

Graduation year


At just 22 years old the Venezuelan designer has made its way from an early age in the fashion industry. Since the beginning of her career, Carmela did internships at Elie Tahari, DKNY and Armani Exchange. In the last two years she worked with Ralph Lauren in NYC and Hong Kong . Then in Savannah she worked with fashion guru ALT (Andre Leon Talley) display in "Little Black Dress" for SCADMOA. In 2014, the designer won the most prestigious competition for emerging designers in America. The CFDA Awards, Council of Fashion Designers of America, where she had the opportunity to attend the event at Lincoln Center. Carmela in 2015 produced her first collection which immediately caught the eye of major fashion publications such as Teen Vogue, ELLE.COM FASIONISTA .COM WWD.COM. Recently the young Venezuelan was on a tour in Central America where the collection was presented in great fashion platforms such as Nicaragua Diseña and Mercedes Benz Fashion Week Panama. Since its launch CARMELÁ has captured the attention of many media, from E! Entertainment TV to VOGUE.MX, who recently covered her catwalk in Panama.

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