Luis Carvalho was born in Vizela on April 6, 1987. In 2002, he began his professional career by entering Fashion and Textile Design at the School of Applied Arts. He premiered Modalisboa in 2013. In 2014, in his hometown, he opens his own place, Luís Carvalho | studio. 2016 brought him the GQ Men of the Year Award in the fashion designer category and 2017 closed with the Golden Globe Award for Best Fashion Designer. His work reached new retailers and a larger audience. Luís Carvalho is known for dressing several national and international public figures.
The brand was shortlisted for the MMM — Maison Mode Méditerraneé 2016 Award and was one of the winners in 2018. His work gave him a GQ Man of the Year 2016 — in Fashion Designer category, and more recently won a Portuguese Golden Globe also as a Best Fashion Design in 2017. The aesthetic of the brand balances the classic and casual, with some boldness, along with his mixtures and contrasts that are already a recognizable Luís Carvalho signature.