CAROLINA SANTO DOMINGO
Launched inr 2017 with Barney’s New York
Carolina Santo Domingo’s eponymous luxury label is rooted in the natural world, combining organic elements with a devout commitment to the highest standards of Italian craftsmanship and sustainability. Showcasing refined minimalism, the brand evokes an unassuming ease reflective of the designer’s coastal California upbringing and familial connection to Colombia.
Creating sculptured pieces that are handcrafted using only the finest materials, Carolina Santo Domingo pushes the boundaries of experimentation by mixing unexpected natural materials or techniques with Luxurious Italian leathers. These design characteristics have attracted an impressive list of stylish, respected women such as Michelle Obama, Oprah, Jaenelle Monet, Solange Knowles, Kate Hudson, Kerry Washington, Jessica Alba, Indya Moore, Emily Ratijowsky,and Kendall Jenner
Carolina spends much of her time in Florence and Venice, working directly with artisans and patternmakers who bring her sketches to life using knowledge that has been passed down from many generations. The brand’s leather, vegan, raffia, plant-based straw, cork, and wooden handbags are designed with not only quality, but elegance in mind. Embodying aspects of the designer’s vast appreciation for art, tradition and sustainability.