Mary is from Athens, Greece and grew up in an environment surrounded by the creative arts. Katrantzou’s mother was an interior designer and her father worked in textile design. Before focusing on fashion Mary decided to pursue a BA in Architecture from the Rhode Island School of Design before transferring to Central Saint Martins to obtain a BA in textile design.
After obtaining her BA from Central Saint Martins Katrantzou decided to focus on women’s fashion and then decided to get an MA from Central Saint Martins in that field. In 2009 Mary’s collection debuted on London Fashion Week to critical acclaim.
Since that debut Ms. Katrantzou has not turned back and continued to gain ground in the fashion industry. Shoes from the Fall 2015 collection are featured below.
Multi-colored paisley ankle boot
Orange ponyhair and beige suede ankle boot
Blue paisley pointed-toe pump