Marni. From the catwalk to the front row, a designer's name in Milan elicits critical acclaim and an impressive cult following from fashion's biggest insiders. Long before she had rabid fans, Swiss Consuelo Castiglioni began her fashion career while working alongside her husband Gianni in her family's fur company in the 1980s. In 1994, she launched her Marni line, garnering rave reviews. She launched her Marni line in 1994 to rave reviews, and since then her designs have been appreciated as the go-to brand for modern women with a nonconformist spirit. What is special about Marni is Consuelo's Euro-eccentric style, in which unconventional hues and hypnotic prints dominate. The bohemian elegance of the Marni woman sets her apart from the flash-and-dash crowd, taking her to a new level of refined clothing. At the helm of a unique and successful brand, Consuelo Castiglioni has carved an important niche for herself in the fashion world.