Lora Nova Design Consulting Ltd.

9 Hanover Street, Flat 1
United Kingdom

We provide design and development services to international fashion brands.
Our clients include both established brands and start-ups. We provide them with creative direction, design, product development, branding, strategic growth, merchandising and production.
We specialise in design and development of handbags, footwear and accessories for women and men.
Lora Nova is a high-end luxury designer having worked for some of the industry's biggest names.

Lora Kozarska

Maria Cardelli

Vivienstraat 47
Den Haag

If you would like me to create a collection for your own label please contact me.
Women footwear, handbags and other leather goods are my specialty!

I can create any design to complement your brand image, and follow all stages of product development, delivering to you the finished prototypes and sales samples. Let me know if you need my help!

Maria Cardelli


43, Rue Ganneron
75018 PARIS

Ecole d'Alembert (3years specialization  : Design and Pattern Office)Paris.  - Le Greta (1year Collection Builder)Paris.- ESAAD, (3years sculpture) Paris.

Shoe Styles: Youth - Sneakers - Sport.

4 years in Japan, designing for European "Haute Couture" Licence and creating a Junior new brand, "Something Bis". Free lance designer in Paris for sport's junior's shoes and new concept for woman.

33 2 51 30 43 87

Milena Hrastnik

Zvonarska ulica 9

I am an experienced shoe designer and product developer. I have a BA degree in Leather goods, Footwear Design and Manufacture.
I work as a professional designer and developed the brand Milenika shoes http://milenikashoes.com/ with experience of 10+years in shoe making. 

develop and design all kinds of women and men footwear. I am looking for new opportunities and chalanges.

For any additional info, contact me directly.

Milena Hrastnik


31, The Lawns, Hinckley
LE10 1DY
United Kingdom

1975 - 1980  joined Harvey Bootmakers from school. Trained as pattern cutter and designer. Passed CFI footwear technicians papers 1-4 with distinction at Southfields College, Leicester.

1980 - 1990  started design consultancy and serviced over one hundred company's in the U.K. and Europe including Clarks, K's, Barkers, Trickers, Winstanley, Airwair, Edward Green, Barracuda of Italy, Dunlop, Lotus, and many other unbranded company's including numerous womens and children's manufacturers. Many projects undertaken on behalf of the DTI funded consultancy scheme through the design council.

1990 - 1993  started developing and sourcing footwear for niche retailers including Red or Dead, Duffer of St George and Lawler Duffy.

1993 - 1999  started brand X England, exporting to Japan, Europe, USA and the UK to mail order catalogues, Gus, Littlewoods, Grattan, empire stores, Freeman's ( both mens and womens, a total of over 40 lines seasonally. ) retailers including Sacha, Dune, Jade, Raw, River Island and many independents. Also started Daniel Pallett label selling to Kurt Geiger for Harrods, Dickens and Jones, Rackams and many other outlets. Spent five years associated with J.R.Gammidge group as a group company. In 1999 opened own retail shop.

Strengths:  creative directional footwear design including uppers, components, lasts, soles, and heels combined with technical knowledge of shoe making, shoe making problems and quality issues. Experienced with most constructions. Experienced in production control, importing and distribution.

If you can use my experience please feel free to contact me.