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Satu Maaranen

Satu Maaranen is a Helsinki based fashion designer. Her graduate collection from Aalto University School of Arts, Design and Architecture won the Grand Prix at the prestigious Festival International de Mode et de Photographie in Hyères, France, in 2013 by a unanimous decision of the jury. She has also been recognised by the Elle Style Awards 2012 and the Designers’ Nest Awards 2011. She has since been featured in leading international titles including Monocle, Marie Claire, i-D, Harper's bazaar, L’Officiel, The Business of Fashion, Interview Magazine, Women’s Wear Daily and various editions of Elle and Vogue. She began her career at the iconic Finnish design house Marimekko, at Christian Wijnants and in Italian textile house ERICA Industria Tessile Spa, designing prints and making research for clients such as Prada, Max Mara and Dolce & Gabbana. In 2012 Maaranen co-founded Pre Helsinki together with 4 other young women. In 2014, Maaranen launched a successful capsule collection SATU MAARANEN X PETIT BATEAU in collaboration with the iconic French brand Petit Bateau. Satu Maaranen started an ongoing collaboration with Chinese brand Exception de Mixmind in 2015. At the moment she works for several clients in Helsinki and abroad. Her designs have been seen on Chinese super model Sui He, Carmen Dell’Orefice, Pat Cleveland and on Leaf Greener, style icon, stylist and former senior fashion editor of Elle China. Lookbook