MARIE-ANNE MILJOURS - FOUNDER & DESIGNER
Marie-Anne Miljours studied in Fashion Design at l’École Supérieure de mode de Montréal (ESM - UQÀM). During her studies, Marie-Anne acquired experience in the fashion industry especially in Montréal and New York. She decided to study in leather work when she came back to Montreal.
Her mission has always been to create sustainable and ethical products that can suit everybody. Following her instincts, she created Matu : her own accessory brand made of vegetable tanned leather in 2014. Wanting to get closer to her customers, she changed the business model and founded the company under the name Miljours Studio, a more personal name after all.
NOÉMIE BASSET — DESIGNER ASSISTANT
Noémie Basset has studied at Rubika, in Valenciennes, France in Product Design field. Through her studies she also has gained experience at Balmain and Lanvin.
At Miljours Studio, she takes care of que quality of the product. She decides, along with Marie-Anne, the materials to use for the bags, the lines and the colours. She also manages the production with suppliers and factories.
MAËVA BRESSAN — ONLINE STORE MANAGER
Maëva is in charge of the online store and work part time in the flagship store. She studies in naturopathy.
Margaux is a student in textile construction and works part time at Miljours Studio to sew facial masks, fabric dust bags and fabric tote bags.