LORIS JACCARD – (born 1978 in Switzerland) studied jewellery and product design at HEAA / la Chaux-de-Fonds and ECAL / Lausanne. She moved to London in 2003 and worked for Ella Doran, Michael Sodeau and BarberOsgerby as a product designer. Between 2007 and 2010 she worked as a freelancer for a range of international clients. Loris and Livia meet in London in 2006. Between 2008 and 2010 they collaborate on design competitions, personal projects and exhibitions. Both sharing a particular affection for low tech products, beautiful materials, manufacturing techniques and graphic design, they set up a partnership in May 2011.