About Milena Veliova

Milena Veliova ’s first steps in fashion were as a student at theM.Luiza -Professional School of Clothing, where showed hercreationsat organized fashion events. At this time, she started to draw fashion sketches and building upon her designers skills. Sincelater, after earning Master of Apparel Design, specializing in Technique and Technology of Textiles and Clothing, at the Technical University of Sofia,her professionalappearances began. Thefirst collection, she created -Youth Fashion of knitted fabrics – linen and viscose, was presented at the Festival of Premier and Advanced Mode in Sofia in 1997. Severalfashion shows of knitwear collections followed, including other materials, while simultaneously she experimented with pattern shaping and draping to obtain new designs. From the very inception of the brand, along with collections that she created, Milena also acts as a stylist for artists and as a stage designer. In honor of her fashion creations, she wasnominated for a VIPs Life Style Awards 2015 ;Golden Needle under the category ‘Advanced Fashion’ at the Fashion Academy,1998 and also received a nomination from the Association of Bulgarian Designers for her Eco Collection, 1997.