Marie’s Corner Project Store
Rue de Namur 39
Before establishing Casa Botelho, João Botelho enjoyed a career in global luxury retail for over 22 years, beginning his journey in sales for a prestigious Brazilian brand in his hometown, Belo Horizonte. With an ambition to explore the world, João decided to move to Europe in 1994, choosing London as his new home. Since then, João has worked for Harvey Nichols, Nicole Farhi and Jasper Conran, opening Jasper Conran’s flagship Mayfair store in 2004. He joined Donna Karan
New York in 2000 and has held several senior positions including, Director of Retail, Senior Director of Retail and
Wholesale, and UK Managing Director for both Retail & Wholesale.
Having worked with iconic homeware designers and travelled around the globe, João has witnessed style at its best,
experienced exquisite architecture and gained an abundance of interiors knowhow, inspiring him to explore different sides of his creative personality through ‘design’.
The brussels limited edition – 2018
London-based, furniture emporium, Casa Botelho has announced its latest collaboration with Belgium-based, tailor-made seating designers, Marie’s Corner. The collaboration will see the Brasília fabric from Casa Botelho and Margo Selby’s inaugural fabric range, the Curvature Collection, upholstered on Marie’s Corners’ newest designs. The furniture will be showcased in Marie’s Corner’s brand’s concept store in Brussels, and Casa Botelho’s headquarters in London. The partnership will represent the global expansion of Casa Botelho and provide a beautiful fusion between three world-class brands that share a passion for quality craftsmanship and luxury, modern design.
“The ethos at Marie’s Corner corresponds with what we do at Casa Botelho and how we create and craft our furniture and materials. Their designs are extremely modern, made with an artisan touch and faultless attention to detail. We are excited about our journey and relationship with such an iconic, well-respected Belgium brand,” says João Botelho,
Creative Director and Founder of Casa Botelho.