Ade Velkon is a Berlin based fashion label founded by two young designers in the year 2013. With californian and austrian roots both bring in a diverse background of tradition, handcraft, design experience and aesthetic vision. The label focuses on women’s clothing with a slight hint to androgyny.
Californian designer Molly McDonnell studied fashion design at FIDM in San Francisco. After a 2 year intensive program she finished with a degree in associate of art. She acquired professional skills as a tailor and more and more defined her signature as a designer in those years. A few month later she left the states and moved to Berlin to work for a design- er and later for a production company. The last 4 years she worked as a freelance in house tailor for a local Berlin street wear label.
Kathrin Kaiser graduated from University of Applied Arts in Vienna with a degree in multimedia art. After moving to Berlin she started working for an international accessories label and did graphic design and was positioned as head of communications. Over two years she is now part of a creative agency. Kathrin focuses mainly on the art direction and management of the brand and.