Catherine Malandrino

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Catherine Malandrino
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Catherine Malandrino - Fashion Designer
Born Grenoble, France
Residence New York City
Occupation Fashion designer
Website Official Catherine Malandrino brand website

Catherine Malandrino is a French fashion designer. She was born in 1963 in Grenoble, France and now splits her time between New York City and Paris.


Born from Italian parents in the French Alps, Catherine Malandrino, after graduating from Esmod she worked in the Paris couture houses of Dorothée Bis, Louis Féraud, Emanuel Ungaro, and in the 1990s was the creative force at the French label "Et Vous" in Paris.[1] In 1998, she founded her namesake label in New York.[2]

Malandrino currently designs two collections: her contemporary Catherine Malandrino line and her runway line Malandrino which features shoes and accessories including jewelry, handbags, and belts.

Catherine Malandrino brand[edit]

The company operates today 2 boutiques. As of December 2013, Amiram Assouline is the creative director of the Catherine Malandrino brand. Malandrino "remains creative director of all CM product and brands."[3]

Operations and Ownership of brand[edit]

In August 2013, "Bluestar Alliance, LLC and Tahari ASL bought the Catherine Malandrino brand" "from Tahari ASL LLC forming a joint venture led by Bluestar Alliance in partnership with Tahari ASL and Catherine Malandrino".[3]


  1. ^ tvguide (ed.). "Catherine Malandrino News, Catherine Malandrino Bio and Photos". Retrieved April 9, 2011. 
  2. ^ French Institute Alliance Française
  3. ^ a b Feitelberg, Rosemary (10 December 2013). "Amiram Assouline and Jennifer Globus Promoted at Tahari ASL". WWD. Retrieved 20 December 2013. 

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