Rupert Sanderson (born in 1966 in Penang, Malaysia) is a shoe designer who founded her own brand in Italy in 2001. After graduating from Royal Holloway and Bedford New College, London University, Sanderson worked in advertising in London before enrolling on the shoe making course at Cordwainers College in East London. Sanderson then worked in Italy first for Sergio Rossi and later Bruno Magli. Sanderson designed the shoes for Karl Lagerfeld's mainline catwalk collection. In 2008, founded Fashion Fringe Shoes with Colin McDowell.