The Brazilian man behind Calvin Klein’s women’s collection

The Brazilian man behind Calvin Klein’s women’s collectionSource: Teen Vogue

By: Carla Eboli, Chief Marketing Officer, @ceboli | October 30, 2014

When Francisco Costa moved to NY in 1985 from his hometown, Guarani in Minas Gerais, Brazil, he didn’t know a single word of English. But he knew a much more relevant language: fashion. And it was speaking this very fancy language that Mr. Costa made his way from his hometown of 8,000 people to Calvin Klein’s powerhouse.

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