London-born with Caribbean heritage, designer Monisha Robinson is the founder and designer of men’s Avant Garde statement accessories Mocaro.
Mocaro is a luxurious and distinctive men’s accessory brand inspired by British style and culture which has influenced international fashion trends for decades.
By incorporating silver and vermeil as part of its signature style, this brand was created for the modern-day man who wants to stand out from the crowd. It was during her work experience placement at secondary school that she her passion for the fashion industry.
Robinson was fortunate enough to gain work experience as a theatrical costumier assistant for the critically acclaimed Matthew Bourne play Edward Scissor Hands at Sadler’s Theatre.
She later went on to study Fashion Business and design at London College of Fashion. After she finished her studies, she gained experience working alongside skilled craftsmen in Hatton Garden that had honed their skill in jewel making for over 35 years.
Robinson used her expertise and skills within the jewellery trade to launch her own luxury men’s accessories brand incorporating precious metals and the finest fabrics after spotting a niche in the men’s luxury market.
”We would like to expand the range and be recognised internationally for creating innovative items that allow you to create a presence that speaks for itself,” Robinson says.
Designed, manufactured and produced in England, Mocaro pieces are incorporated with precious metals forged with meticulous craftsmanship.
The brand’s statement bowties have been worn by several celebrities and most recently worn by Grammy Award Winner Gregory Porter at GQ Berlin Men of the year Awards 2017.
The sky is the limit for this unique brand – founded in London but set to take over the world.