A native of Belo Horizonte, Brazil now based in New York, Simone Rodrigues is the creative fashion force behind Sisa Designs. Ms. Rodrigues began designing and sewing at the age of ten watching her Mother designing & Sewing and went on to earn a degree in Fashion Design, Business and Marketing she Worked in Big Coorporation Home Improvement business as a General Manager where she had to prove herself as a woman in the leadership of men's environment !
She worked as a model and freelance designer for few years before launching her own label in 2009, focusing on exporting to Europe and the Caribbean.
Sisa Designs are inspired by nature and rendered in warm tones focused on accentuating a womans unique beauty and sensuality with classic elegance regardless of age or size. The garments are made of the finest hand-selected fabrics including chiffon, silk, lace and taffeta, often creatively embellished with feathers (Eco Friendly), flowers and crystals. Perfect cutting and draping make each design smooth and stunning. Lines include swimwear, evening and bridal gowns as well as Recycled hand crafted accessories exclusive designed.
Sisa Designs has shown on the runway in numerous fashion shows in Puerto Rico, Brazil, USA, she has showcased spring 2011 at the Luxury Couture Fashion Week at The Legendary Waldorf Astoria in NY, in San 2010 Diego, California at the 10 Best Dressed Awards by Leonard Simpson. NY Fashion Week, Miami Fashion Week, Fall 2011, Spring 2012 at Couture Fashion Week in NY City, Miami Fashion Week 2011, LATIN GRAMMYS 2011 in Vegas design wore bY Karen Hoyos, voted on the Top 10 best Dressed at the Grammys,Golden Globes 2012 , Oscars 2012 Oscars 2013 , Oscars 2014 Oscars 2015, Oscars 2016 , Oscars 2017
Many of Sisa's Designs wore by Celebrities and Top Models for " MyLifeStyle Magazine, Elle, Moda Brasil "Sisa has contributed to many charity events including Breast Cancer Awareness, St. Judes and Leukaemia.
Ms. Rodrigues designs have been worn in various Celebrities & Top Models, Currently working in Los Angeles & New York with Hollywood Awards (Golden Globes, Grammys & Oscars2011, 2012, 2013 ),she is a designer of a number of celebrities including Karen Gravano , Ramona Rizzo(Reality Show MOB Wives VH1) Nia Peeples ( Actress & Singer) Crystal Santos (actress and producer),Sharie Mannor ( Glam Fairy ) Amanda Baker (actress from All My Children), Top Model Johana Krupa , Amber Collins (Miss NewYork) Actress Beverly Todd, , Mrs.Daphna Ziman CEO Founder of Children united of Nation , Karen Hoyos , TV Hostess Telemundo47 Jaqueline Contreras, TV Hostess Univision Marijo Duran , Singer Lauren Michelle , Indian Actress Fagun , Model & Actress Mia Hope ., Actress Susan Bakely, Erika Ash , Chaka Khan , Melanie Griffiti , Nia Peeples , Chase Masterson .