Maria Fontanellas, born in Igualada (Barcelona) in 1992. In 2010 she went and studied Fashion Design in Milan at the Instituto Marangoni and subsequently, pattern making at the Istituto Secoli. Her first collection, chosen by an external panel of judges, led to her participation in the Fashion Show presented by the school of the 20 best designers of her year.
Mietis is a reflection of a familiar savoir faire. The family leather tanning tradition brought her back to Igualada where she opened her Atelier in which top quality leather is the essence, reinterpreted in a modern key.