Nuno Velez Durão was born in Lisbon in 1974 and until he was 10 years old lived in Campo Maior. After moving to Lisbon, he went to the António Arroio School of Visual Arts, where he learned goldsmithing, which he practiced for 2 years. Later, he went on to get his degree in Fashion Design from the Technical University of Lisbon.

After a decade working in the fashion industry, now is the moment to put in practice all his knowledge and expertise and present, for the first time, NUNO VELEZ through his Autumn-Spring 2013-14 collection, inspired and dedicated to the modern woman – active, elegante, contemporary and conscious of the changes our day and age requires.