bio picAvion Feminin is a women’s designer collection based in New York’s West Village. Its designs focus on old world technique, hand craftsmanship, and fine tailoring for a specific and elegant fit and silhouette.

Made to measure is a central focus for the brand working with private clients to create dresses for day and cocktail evening, outerwear, special event and wedding dresses, and delicate silk lingerie. Made to measure is available by private appointment.

The collection has been featured in such publications as Vogue, The New York Times and Vogue China, and sells to specialty and department stores in the US and Asia attracting wearers of the collection including Diane Kruger, Katie Holmes, Heidi Klum, Wendi Murdoch, Ellen Page, Michelle Williams, Jodie Foster.

The designer, Katherine Tsina, graduated from Parsons School of Design in 2004, and also holds a bachelor’s degree in English and Contemporary Dance from the University of California at Berkeley. Upon arrival in New York, Tsina danced professionally training at the Merce Cunningham Dance School. She held an internship at Balenciaga America, and has worked professionally as a fitting model in New York.