About Mercedes Castillo
Mercedes Castillo celebrates artistic expression and creativity with a distinct vision of modernity. Founded in 2017 and based in New York City, the company’s minimal and feminine shoe designs are instantly recognizable by their sculptural shapes and sumptuous colors. Styles are created to inspire the independent, imaginative woman to be her own muse.
Born and raised in Spain, Mercedes Castillo began her creative journey in Milan where she studied and worked under several modern Italian design masters. She has created seminal collections for some of the world’s leading fashion houses.
Mercedes launched her eponymous label to enjoy a direct creative dialogue with women and to design for their changing roles and lifestyles. Her designs contrast refined minimalism with a feminine sensibility. Collections draw from her profound love of the arts—embracing modern sculptural form, emotive color, and masterful craftsmanship.