MIA PAPA is a luxury sustainable lifestyle brand, launched by Mia Papaefthimiou in 2020 in Vienna. Authentically inspired using bold patterns and colors, the brand is rooted in Mia's own background as an architect with international influences and upbringing. As a founder and creative director, she is committed to creating timeless wardrobes addressing the modern, international woman, leading the way for an inspired and elegant lifestyle. With a unique approach to sustainable luxury, MIA PAPA’s collections are anchored in local handcrafted production, using responsibly sourced, luxury materials and couture techniques. “Your journey to sustainable luxury fashion starts here. What I love about working with precious fabrics, such as organic finest Greek silk within slow fashion production, is that our efforts to be of the highest quality and style mean we are also innately sustainable,” says Mia Papaefthimiou, Award winning founder of this award winning brand.
Mia is an international architect, art director and fashion designer based in Vienna. She was raised in Athens, studied in England and Austria, and worked and lived across Europe. Her multicultural upbringing, together with her passion in different forms of culture–ranging from architecture and design, to art and fashion, are key influences throughout her work. Alongside MIA PAPA, Mia is the founder of MIA PAPA Studio, an architectural and creative studio, as well as partner at Enclave Architects, based in Melbourne.