In 2010 Michelle released a capsule collection of fine jewelry with world renowned jewellers Fairfax and Roberts. Her designs both jewelry and evening wear have been worn by the likes of Cate Blanchett, Naomi Watts, Rose Byrne, Nicole Kidman, Toni Colette, Chloe Sevigny and Naomi Campbell.
With a wealth of experience in art, design, film, staging and photography, Michelle brings together creative teams to lead clients through all levels of design; from initial inception, editing and styling, to full scale production.
Working with emerging small labels to large luxury houses, she enables designers to elevate their vision, confidently invigorating their own aesthetic, while maintaining the integrity of the brand.Michelle’s stage projects have included costumes and creative direction for the The Sydney Dance Company, collaborations with Aszure Barton and Aszure and Artists for The Netherlands Dance company, The Lobero Theatre Santa Barbara, The Baryshnikov Center for the Arts in New York. Film projects have included collaborations with Collider Films as well as special commissions from ACNE Sweden and Sydney Dance Company.
Michelle also creatively directs and produces large scale catwalk productions for the likes of Myer Australia, ACNE Sweden, Elle Australia, Sportsgirl Australia, her design consultancy clients, as well as the recent retrospective of 40 years of Australian Fashion.
Michelle has been named as an ambassador to the National Gallery of Victoria, has had garments inducted in the permanent collection in the Powerhouse Museum in Sydney and the National Gallery of Victoria, and received a citation for her contribution to Fashion Design and the Arts. Michelle lives and works between New York, London, Paris and Sydney, Australia.