SOLENE ROURE is a French design consultant based in London, United Kingdom. She has 15 years of experience designing and developing footwear and accessories worldwide.
In 2011, after working in-house for brands like Nike (USA) and Puma (UK), she created SOLENE ROURE design studio, Louis Vuitton and Chalayan being her first clients.
She now consults for a wide range of premium to luxury brands including Alexander McQueen, Lululemon and Mira Mikati.
Since 2014, Solene works with Primury as a partner and design Director. Primury is a unisex, contemporary footwear brand with stockists such as Dover Street Market, Goodhood and Matches Fashion.
In 2016, she successfully launched her first collaboration with Bobux footwear, a New Zealand health footwear brand for kids,
Since 2017, Solene has been working with Hogan brand as Art Director of product, presenting lifestyle collections during Milan Fashion week.
Solene is a contributor for Concept kicks and co-founder of FreshMakers, a platform promoting positive change for the makers in the creative industries.
She is passionate about creating product that allows consumers to balance a healthy, joyful and productive lifestyle. Trained as a product designer, she continuously aims to find the balance between useful and beautiful. She is interested in sustainability, technology, fitness... and chocolate !
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