Mietis, founded by Maria Fontanellas in Barcelona, Spain 2017 comes from Fontanellas y Martí, a company specialized in producing leather, run by three generations since 1954. After studying Fashion Design in Milan, the family leather tanning tradition brought Maria back to Igualada, (Barcelona) where she opened her first Atelier in which top quality leather and craftsmanship is the essence reinterpreted in modern key designs.
Mietis participated at 080 Barcelona, showing its first collection that ended up winning the prize of Best Emergent Designer followed by the donation of a full outfit to the Museum Of Design Barcelona in its permanent collection.
Mietis is a European brand represented physically both in Europe and the US, all products are made in Spain with high quality leather and a unique style translating a family heritage into an international modern product.
The vision of Mietis is to become an inspiring and unique young luxury brand that is offering a powerful yet playful image for all ages and all cultures presenting versatile products that can be customized and styled depending on the individual’s personalities and emotions. While the mission of the brand is to remain recognized for its quality, creativity and its artisanal craftsmanship.