Myrto Stamou is a Paris based freelance fashion designer and  illustrator.

 

Myrto started her studies of design in her native Greece ,  before moving to the UK for a fashion design Bachelor at University for the Creative Arts.

 

For her graduate womenswear collection she received the Gold Award and Womenswear Award at London Graduate Fashion Week 2009 as well as praising articles in magazines like Vogue UK , Elle UK and ID Magazine.

 

Moving later to Paris she worked as a fashion designer for Jean Paul Gaultier, Lanvin , John Galliano, Each xOther and Alexandre Vauthier before she decides to work on her own account for several fashion houses around the world.

 

Myrto draws inspiration from art, travel and popular culture from past times.

Combining traditional media with digital techniques she creates designs and illustrations that demonstrate a unique style with artistic and historical references.