This young architect and set designer began her adventures in footwear design in 2016.
Chosen as one of the best emerging footwear designers, Sarah Balivo won the “EMERGING DESIGNERS@MICAM2018” competition.
Determined, cheerful and vivacious, she is the perfect incarnation of the Madame Cosette world.
nce upon a time there was a lady called Madame Cosette, who had a house of shoes: the wallsand the furniture were all made of shoes. Every Sunday at teatime, she would invite all the poorgirls to her house and gave them shoes, in exchange for a promise that they would always keepthem tidy.
This elegant and stylish woman was not fond of untidy girls and at night she used her magic key togo into all their houses; if she saw shoes scattered around, she would take them away and givethem to girls who really needed them.
"Love and care for your shoes and they'll help you to walk, run and, when you grow up, achieve anything"
This is what Madame Cosette liked to say to her girls...