Born and raised in Brooklyn NY, Michel Onofrio has been fascinated with fashion since age eleven. She spent endless hours in her room creating fashion collages.
As a teenager, she started out by working in retail shops. She later opened her own clothing store in San Francisco, focusing on up and coming designers. Her styling career was launched when she was scouted by a music manager who asked her to style his emerging artists. Propelling her into the business.
Current projects include co-founding and style director of Papillon magazine.