MADRID, Oct 29, 2009 / –Defining her collection as Sport Deluxe, Krizia Robustella takes as her reference sportswear of the last decades to create her own universe where comfort is combined with luxury and luxury comprises shapes and fabrics which to date have been relegated to formal use.
Known for her daring, eccentric and nonconformist visions of fashion, Krizia Robustella caters to a clientele who feels the need to see themselves as different and know they are being watched as they pass by during the day, without losing the elegance and glamour that accompanies evenings in large cities.
The Krizia Robustella woman long to express her individuality through her attire, fearlessly combining styles and following fashion in their own way.
Born in Amsterdam, Krizia Robustella had lived Barcelona since she was a child. After finishing her bachillerato courses, she studied Advanced Fashion Design at the Felicidad Duce Advanced School of Design and Fashion.
She began her career at Norma Littel and Konrad Muhr, learning the two sides of running a fashion house – commerce and the design, respectively during her stint there. Winning several design contests, Krizia Robustella caught the eye of the fashion crowd early on, and was awarded best collection of her academic year and has won others in Valencia and Bilbao.
Krizia Robustella took part the Ego of Cibeles Fashion Show in the 2007 and 2008 editions and was the first designer to jump from the young designers’ fashion show to the well-known Cibeles Madrid Fashion Week, showing her collections in September 2008 and February 2009.