Meet Syvan Mandel
Syvan was born and raised in Israel to a Brazilian mother and Israeli father. She attended college for fashion design, which took her from Tel Aviv to London, Paris, and finally New York, where she fell in love with her soon-to-be husband, and decided to stay. For a few years she was working in the fashion industry, specializing in embroidery design, but recently moved on to work on her own collection. Syvan also has a custom head piece business that is 90% bridal.