Black Island’s founder, Marta Reyes, is a free-spirited woman that never stop pursuing her dreams. She’s passionate about fashion, a natural cool-hunter of new trends.
Graduated by IES Business School with a Master in Strategic Marketing Luxury Brands and developing her professional career working with Hapers Bazar among others marketing agencies and collaborating with fashion editorials.
In the search of new inspirations, took her to get out of her comfort zone traveling to Bali, the island of Gods, where she found unique artisans able to developpe her long time obsession about tie-dye techniques as well as leather. That is why today the first collection honors all her favorite materials.
Where black leather pieces plays as canvas for the hand-made prints in pure silk.
Black Island is inspired by untamed women and the island vibes. The standards are the excellence of materials, raw gems of original fabrics of pure silk and premium leather. Artisanal procedures of tie-dye technics and artisanal prints ultimate the unique pieces. All locally made in Indonesia supporting local artisan tradition, bringing in a new vision of pattern maker and fine quality finishing.