Verena Michels studied Fashion Design at the Gerrit Rietveld Academie in Amsterdam and interdisciplinary Fashion and Product Design at University of Arts in Berlin. She worked in the fashion industry for several years (e.g. BLESS berlin), teaches fashion with a digital and sustainable focus and founded her own studio in 2019. Weather Underground detoxes fashion supply chains and works with local producers and innovators in the packaging and manufacturing sector. All products and materials are currently designed, sourced and produced in Germany.