Zoe Kaufman is a rising senior at the University of Connecticut. She is pursuing a bachelor?s degree in history with a minor in entrepreneurship. She comes from a small family in West Hartford; her mother is a local attorney and her father travels the east coast as a senior project manager for Otis Elevator. Growing up she was an avid golfer, travel lover, and dedicated student. In the future she hopes to enter the business world as a purchasing agent. The opportunity to learn about fashion while in Florence came as a pleasure to broaden her writing abilities. She cannot wait to explore the world of personal imagery and how to express those visuals on paper.
The Florentine is publishing this series of interviews on the occasion of Vogue Fashion’s Night Out on September 17, 2015. Just as a butterfly grows from the caterpillar’s cocoon, Caterina Mariani has transformed from a young Florentine Polimoda student into a worldwide known jewelry and