Matthieu Blazy is the new creative director at Bottega Veneta. Matthieu Blazy a graduate of La Cambre in Brussels started his fashion career as men’s designer for Raf Simons, before joining Maison Martin Margiela to design the artisanal line and the women’s RTW show. In 2014, he became senior designer at Céline, before working again with Raf Simons at Calvin Klein from 2016 to 2019. A French and Belgian national, he will present his first collection for Bottega Veneta in February 2022.
Bottega Veneta is rooted in Italian culture yet maintains a truly global outlook. An inclusive brand with exclusive products Bottega Veneta is as much of a feeling as it is an aesthetic. Bottega Veneta which embodies the quintessence of understated and sophisticated luxury offers women and men bags, small leather goods, ready-to-wear, shoes, jewelry, furniture, fragrances, eyewear and accessories. Steeped in the traditions of Italian leather master craftsmen, Bottega Veneta has nurtured a new standard of luxury since its foundation in 1966. Bottega Veneta is run by the global luxury group, Kering, which also manages other brands in fashion, leather goods, jewelry and watches. Some of these are Gucci, Saint Laurent, Balenciaga and Alexander McQueen.