Founder + Fashion Director
PLAN DE VILLE ® was founded in November 2014 by Catherine Smith. Catherine started her career in publishing as the intern to Stefano Tonchi, the Editor in Chief of W Magazine, and continued as a fashion writer and stylist with Condé Nast for several years.
Catherine received her Masters in Fashion Studies from Parsons The New School for Design, and is affiliated with numerous leading fashion industry intuitions including: The Couture Council of the Museum of FIT, The St. Louis Fashion Fund, and The Fashion Group International.
In January 2016, Catherine accepted the Rising Star Award in Retail from The Fashion Group International.