Roberta Tirrito is an Italian model and designer, she was raised in southern Italy and at the age of seventeen she began her modeling career and she moved to Milan. In 2015 she founded the clothing line “Ladiessmokly” which has become incredibly popular on Instagram. She has also carved out an international modeling career working around the globe.
Hi Roberta, please tell us about you?
I am 20 year old and I am currently live in Turin where I work and study English, French, Russian and acting. It’s almost the third year I live alone and this gave me the opportunity to grow up fast and understand what I really want to do in my life.
Describe yourself in 3 words?
Positive, creative and real.
Who has been the biggest influence on your life?
My dad! I unfortunately see my family 3 times a year, but I know he is always with me, in my heart! We are both born in August and we are both under the sign of “Lion”. Same mind, same reactions, and same horrible character!
Tell us a little about your company Ladiessmokly ?
My own label Ladiessmokly is born where I was only 18 year old, I was in Sicily and everything started like a game! In March, this year, every dresses were sold out after 3 days and now I am working for the new collection with new colors and a new design! My collection gave me so my satisfactions and I can’t wait to show my new summer dresses collection!
Tell us about your design style. What makes your collections unique in the industry?
I think The high quality of the materials, all the dresses are designed by me and I choose only the best materials for them.
What kind of person wears your dresses?
Strong and confident women who like to show their curves and have a unique style.
What is the biggest risk you ever took with a design?
At the beginning I invested all my money in my label, I was only 18 and I was so scared. But I worked hard and did my best.. And work hard always pay off!
What is your favorite healthy food?
I love every type of salads especially avocado salads.
And your favorite cheat food?
I can’t say no to a hamburger!
In five years from now, where do you see yourself and your career?
I’ve been studying acting for one year and last month I worked for a very popular Italian tv program but my dream now is become an actress and I want to see it in my future.
Who is your biggest beauty inspiration?
For My opinion Angela Jolie is the most beautiful woman on the planet, her lips are everything!
Who are some of your favorite models and designers, and why?
My favorite model is Irina Shayk. She is my muse!. My favorite designer is Conna Walker the founder of “House of CB”, she is only 23 and she created her own empire.
What are your makeup bag staples when traveling?
I can’t travel without my nude color lipstick in my bag!
What music we can find in your iPod?
Only American hip hop music and albums of Rihanna.
Do you support any charity?
Yes I think not everybody are born with the same possibilities we have and we have to help who need our help to live.
3 things you can’t leave home without?
My mobile, My perfume and my nude lipstick.
What do you think of Social Media?
Social media help you to connect with new people and give every news around the world! It is definitely the future!
Where we can follow you?
Favorite food: Pizza!
Song: “Young, wild and free” by Snoop Dog and Wiz Khalifa.
Travel destination: London
Celebrity Crush: Angelina Jolie
Actor/Actress: Madalina Guenea
Book: The fleurs du mal
Movie: Sunset Boulevard by Billy Wilder
Drink: Coffee and pineapple juice.
Photo Credit: @danielearrigophoto