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+ Haute Couture meets Art and Science Fiction +
LEYRE VALIENTE is a high luxury spanish fashion brand that creates high quality elegant avant-garde garments. VALIENTE BY LEYRE VALIENTE, the second line label, is a more wearable and approachable line for everyday life.
The production is entirely made in small ateliers in Spain, with good quallity fabrics (mostly silk), what reduces the environmental impact.
Leyre Valiente, the designer, entered University Rey Juan Carlos in 2003 to study Audiovisual Communication, and during this period she worked as a costume designer and production assistant in several audiovisual productions. After graduating in 2008, she entered the Instituto Europeo di Design to study Fashion Design. With her final project she was included in VOGUE ITALY TALENTS supplement as one of the 180 emergent talents of 2011, after which she has been featured in publications, blogs and webs around the world.
During her training period, she worked as an intern in ALEXANDER MCQUEEN in London, and LOEWE in Madrid. She showed her FIRST capsule collection "Santa Sangre" at South 36-32N in july 2012 (Cadiz Fashion Week) to be later invited by Fier Management to show her work in their showroom during the Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week Berlin, where she was also nominated to an award in the Berlin Fashion Film Festival.
Leyre Valiente was selected by the EGO platform to show her last two collections at the MERCEDES-BENZ FASHION WEEK Madrid with great public and press reviews.