Malene Birger

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Malene Birger
Nationality Danish
Known for Fashion

Malene Birger is a Danish fashion designer. MTV Europe has crowned her the "Queen of Fashion in Copenhagen",[citation needed] and international trend magazine Wear Global has nominated her boutique in Copenhagen as one of the world's finest in terms of design and decor.[citation needed]


Birger has run her own fashion company, By Malene Birger, since February 2003.[citation needed] Her first job in her fashion career began in the year of 1989. She was a fashion designer at the company Jackpot by Carli Gry. She was also the head designer of women's wear at Marc O'Polo that was located in Stockholm. She did this until the year of 1996. In 1997 Birger founded her first company that was called Day Birger et Mikkelsen. She was also able to found her company "By Malene Birger" as an investor.[1]


In the year of 1989, Malene Birger received her education at the institution known as the Danish Design School. Malene Birger is a Danish Unicef ambassador. Four times a year she designed shirts and string bags to sell in order to raise a profit that can be donated to Unicef. [1]


In the year of 2002, Birger won the Danish Design Award. She received Guldknappen in the year of 2004 from the Danish fashion magazine Alt for Damerne. In the year of 2005, she received the Scandinavian Design Award. In the year of 2008, Malene Birger won brand of the year by Costume Norway. [1]


  1. ^ a b c "Malene Birger". Fashion Model Directory. Retrieved 8 September 2013. 

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