The heiress

Carrie Van Hise para Pertegaz

She was born in New Jersey, but she has been living in Barcelona for 15 years. Carrie Van Hise, an American with rowdy hair, powerful smile and contagious energy, has just landed in the world of fashion to fill the vacuum of Pertegaz.
With a graphic and interior designer training, Van Hise has been chosen to project the firm forward, being respectfully with the values ​​of the master. So, she is the heiress of a legacy that should be extended in time, except its Haute Couture; all are agree that it ended the day Pertegaz died at age of 96.
Otherwise, life goes on in the mythical catalan workshop, with the same team that wrapped up the couturier in the last 40 years of his career.
The new Pertegaz era has foreign accent and web (pertegaz.es); but it remains true to the timeless elegance of the designer, whose work conquered Ava Gardner and Jackie Kennedy among others style icon. Not surprisingly, the Queen Letizia also trusted in the legendary house to become Princess of Asturias on her wedding day.
Van Hise has just debuted with an exquisite collection of handbags, sunglasses and scarves for spring/summer 2016 season.
Her sources of inspiration? The distinction of Audrey Hepburn, Richard Avedon photography and the typographic game of Alexey Brodovitch. Her style, referenced in Wallpaper and Monocle, has Mediterranean tints and touches of the 90´s New York. A revolutionary mix today shapes the legacy of the Spanish brand without altering its essence. New winds are running on Pertegaz.

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