Anya Caliendo is a Russian designer born in the USSR and lives in Belarus. Expelled from the ballet school for the love of everything sweet at the age of 7. Took piano and violin lessons since the age of 7. A survivor of the collapse of the USSR and explosion on Chernobyl Nuclear Power Plant. Received strict education in High School with advance study in Literature, English and Arts. Graduate of the Institute of The Foreign Languages with bachelor degree in Linguistics. Worked since the age of 14. Trained in Millinery Arts by Rose Corey in England. Opened her Millinery Atelier in 2010.