Satu Maaranen

BIOGRAPHY

Master of Arts, Satu Maaranen is a Helsinki based fashion designer. Maaranen graduated in 2012 from Aalto University School of Arts, Design and Architecture. Her graduate collection won first prize at the prestigious Hyères Fashion Festival 2013 by unanimous decision. Her work has been featured in Vogue Paris, Vogue Italia, The Business of Fashion, Interview Magazine, L’Officiel, Women’s Wear Daily, Untitled Magazine, i-D online, Marie Claire, Showstudio and numerous other print and online publications. Her work has also been showcased in exhibitions and in print, including special upcoming projects with filmmakers commissioned by Vogue Italia.

Maaranen is working as a freelance designer in Helsinki and abroad.

AWARDS

HYÈRES FASHION FESTIVAL
The Grand Prix winner
May 2013, Hyères

Awarded by the head of jury Felipe Oliveira Baptista, the creative manager of Lacoste. The jury included influential photographers Liesbeth Abbenes and Maurice Scheltens, Delphine Roche, joint editor-in-chief of Numéro magazine, Imran Amed, editor-in-chief of The Business of Fashion, Barbara Countinho, director of MUDE, the Museum of Design and Fashion, Mark Holgate, director of fashion news at Vogue USA and Paula Reed, fashion director at Harvey Nichols.

ELLE STYLE AWARD
The newcomer of the year
October 2012, Helsinki

MARIMEKKO DESIGN AWARD
1st prize at the international Marimekko Design Competition “Why not together?”
September 2012, Helsinki

DESIGNERS’ NEST AWARD
1st prize
February 2010, Copenhagen
Handed by the Crown Princess Mary of Denmark

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+358 40 8227830

Studio

Tehtaankatu 13 B

00170 Helsinki Finland

+358 40 8227830

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