Elena Kihlman is a Finnish designer born in Saint Petersburg. Nowadays she is a textile and fashion designer influenced by the roman mode, whose products carry her own label. .
In 2002 Elena graduated at the University of Industrial Arts of Helsinki (UIAH) in a Master of Arts (MA) specialized in Fashion and Textile design.
Between 1998-2000, she studied with a grant at the IED School in Milan and worked as a stylist.
After her graduation she founded a design and production studio in Helsinki, where she designed leather wear and hand bags for several Finnish companies.
In 2005 she moved to Rome, where she started her own activity, producing textile for internal design and fashion accessorize.