Sophie Mechaly born in 1967 is a Parisian designer best known as the founder of Paul & Joe brand.
She studied at the Institut Français de la Mode before going to work for Azzedine Alaia in 1983.
In 1995, she started a menswear company called Paul & Joe, adding a womenswear line in 1996.
In 2011, Mechaly partnered with American apparel company Urban Outfitters to produce a female casualwear line, called Rendez-Vous.
Products : shoes, belts, scarves, bags.