Astrid Elisee

Already at young age I had a true passion for dressing up, crazy costumes, dancing and performing.
Website: http://www.astridelisee.com

Already at young age I had a true passion for dressing up, crazy costumes, dancing and performing. I started studying fashion at the Academy of Arts. But when I got the opportunity to join an international group of dancers, I quit my studies and traveled the world as a dancer. Designing costumes and traveling around was a great experience. A few years later I returned to finish my degree in fashion design and worked as a designer for various labels.

It was an equally exciting time, where I gained a lot of experience in design, development, production and sales. But I always had the wish to start my own label. In 2011 I was ready for the big change, I quit my job and moved to Bali. Here is were I created and developed my first AE silk collection. The summers I spent on Ibiza, were my first collection was sold. Nowadays my basis is back in Amsterdam, the collection is back to one piece, the AE jumpsuit…