THE FOUNDER SOPHIE MECHALY
Born and raised in Paris, Sophie was immersed in the world of fashion from a very young age. Raised in a loving family whose key values included consistency and career. Sophie’s interest in fashion started very soon after completing her studies in management when she went to work with fashion designer Azzedine Alaïa. After this experience, Sophie joined "Le Garage" her parents company, known for its cult printed shirts in the 1980s.
In 1995, the young designer decided to launch her own brand Paul & Joe, named after her two young boys, Paul and Joe.