About isa maïsa

avatar Isa Maïsa has been designing fashion since she was old enough to knit. She is a designer who dabbles in her loves: fashion, home decor and paper-cardboard trinkets. She is interested in so many different and diverse disciplines, which aids in keeping her creative river flowing. She presently lives a short train ride from Paris, France which she finds to be one of the most intriguing spots on the globe. Her sense of style came from her mixing of three cultures: a Bolivian mother, a French father and her living in the United States. Isa Maïsa assisted the Haute Couture Director at Louis Féraud for two years, as well as sewing in the "flou ateliers" the gowns for their collections. She studied Fashion Design at Studio Berçot in Paris under the expert guidance of Marie Rukki. Visit her boutique at www.isamaisa.etsy.com.
Website: http://www.isamaisa.com
isa maïsa has written 23 articles so far, you can find them below.

A Cool Pool in Paris by Hermes & Hotel Lutetia

The Hotel Lutetia is smack in the heart of the Saint-Germain-des-Prés, a very Chi-Chi (Posh) area of Paris. The construction of this luxury hotel was initiated by the once owner of Le Bon Marché to accommodate his wealthy customers at the turn of the century. A feast for any “Anyone” to visit. It is a […]

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What will this Barbie wear? Milan Fashion Week Spring-Summer 2011

Bellissima Barbie… As Barbie, I love going to Italy because I am inamorato with the Italian men. I can just stare at them all day drinking my cafe macchiatos and snarfing down my pasta!! My Ken is not too pleased but que sera, sera. However I am here to shop my way through the Milan fashion shows so […]

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My Prediction for Corduroy was Spot On!

On December 9, 2009 I had predicted that corduroy would be a HOT commodity in the upcoming collections. Well, BINGO!!!! Isabel Marant has the wonderful Kate Moss posing for her Autumn-Winter 2010-2011 Ad Campaign shot by Inez van Lamsweerde and Vinoodh Matadin, in a light weight printed corduroy!!! These pants are DY-NO-MITE!!! Kate does them […]

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The Buzz #1 My Baby Blues

I am as much of a shoe lover as the next. Even though I do not collect them, I definitely stake them out. The other day I happen come to upon an incredible pair of midnight blue pumps which I shall be designing my Autumn/Winter wardrobe around. The kicker was they were knocked down 70% […]

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Fashion wisdom, Part 2: Lost in Success

By Isa Maïsa The irony of success is when we lose ourselves in it. The fickle thing is that everyone wants it, not everyone has it and even when we do, some are not able to handle it. As our society today considers fame and fortune to be the Holy Grail of our sense of […]

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