Ippolito is Pavlina Papailiopoulou’s personal collection of accessories and bags.
It was born in October 2009, and is the culmination of a series of experiences and inspirations.
Pavlina, after having studied fine arts and history of art at the University of Reading, decided to turn to fashion. She studied fashion design in Istituto Marangoni in Milan and worked in the creative ready-to-wear team of Bottega Veneta as a junior designer.
In January 2009, Pavlina decided it was time to return home and bring together the lessons and experiences she accumulated across the world in her own line.
Ippolito’s essence is high quality timeless shapes. But most of all, Ippolito is about attention to detail. After all, it’s the little things that make all the difference. What you see here is only the beginning. Restless by nature, Pavlina is itching to expand into shoes and clothes.
“I am a lucky human being, born and raised in the heart of Athens,” says ippolito’s designer Pavlina Papailiopoulou in one of the most optimistic interviews you’ll ever read. Based in Athens, Pavlina…