Cristina Nitopi born March 12th, 1982 was raised in a family fascinated by fashion.
Her mother being a talented dress maker dressed the designer as a child and Cristina never worn the same outfit more than once.
Her Italian heritage gives her designs a delightfully unique quality bringing together traditional and modern trends with a soft yet sophisticated style.
As a young adult Cristina wore the latest trends and labels and felt intrigued by fashion.
Cristina Nitopi brand launched in New York Fashion Week in 2007.
Receiving positive reviews from the media and fashion industry the brand continued to expand across the US and Asia and has
gained international reputation.
Gold Coast Fashion Week will mark the designer's first show in Australia celebrating ten years in the fashion industry.
Having holidayed on the Gold Coast since the designer was a child and being a local the designer has always felt a close connection to the Gold Coast and feels right to debut her first show in Australia on the Gold Coast.