Growing up around master crafters, the sister duo behind the award-winning, San Francisco knitwear label Micaela Greg is a fashion force to be reckoned with.
Geometric patterns, intermingling textures and inventive silhouettes feature on Marie and Karen Potesta’s designs. Influenced by Italian grandparents, a dressmaker and shoemaker, they found fashion design by way of fine art and engineering. A schooled beginning that shows. Marie’s Master’s from the Academy of Art University earned her a CFDA Scholarship for emerging talent and the chance to show at New York Fashion Week. Karen spent seven years as a Senior Designer at Levi’s before joining her sister in the knitwear game to create their own label. We had to find out more.