Nathalie Trad is part of a new wave of sought-after independent designers, born in Beirut she earned a Bachelor’s degree from the prestigious ESMOD International in Paris in 2007 and in 2008 relocated to New York to study a degree at Parsons The New School for Design; a BBA in Design and Management. Nathalie later worked under the mentorship of Proenza Schouler, the highly-coveted New York-based womenswear and accessories brand before going onto found her own label in 2013.

Nathalie Trad has gone on to win multiple awards for her statement clutch designs, which have gained recognition internationally as works of art in their own right. Nathalie's academic and intricate approach to design, together with the technical and aesthetic application of materials such as shell, wood, stone, resin, brass and stainless steel truly set her apart, making her a favourite of style icons such as Sienna Miller, Leandra Medine and Olivia Palermo.