OLGA BELIEVES IN QUALITY OF THE DESIGN AND STRUGGLE FOR ARTISTIC VISIONARY APPROACH, YET CREATING SIMPLE, MINIMAL AND COMFORTABLE FOOTWEAR AND ACCESSORIES
"I don't live in Paris, I live in myself" - Alejandro Jodorowsky -
Olga Jazepova is an Estonian footwear and accessories designer based in Tilburg. She started her first professional leather and accessories experience during her first study at Estonian Academy of Art by designing books and experimenting with bookbinding, creating artistic objects and artifacts by polishing her artisanal skills, searching for personal design path.
She graduated from the MA Footwear and Accessories design at Domus Academy in 2012. Olga was selected to participate at Triumph Inspirational Award and presented her work at the Italian Final in 2012 as well as at Ballin Phoenix Bag competition, merging different disciplines and experimenting with new materials.
Her curiosity towards fashion world bloomed during her freelance styling and art directing work for international magazines such as theFashionisto, theOnes2Watch, Horizon Mag and brands the Bodylovers, Giada Gabrielli, Trussardi, DVF, Meusee, Elga Jazz. She worked as a trend forecaster and was the Head of Trend Lab at SLEM managing team and assisting creative director Nicoline van Enter with important projects : Catepillar, BOTH and View2 magazine footwear trends publications are among them.